Author: Bryan Yorke

Snippets of Wealth – Skyscapes from Vicarage Lane, Burton on 3rd October 2019

All the above photos were taken this morning (3rd October 2019) from Vicarage Lane, Burton In Kendal at approx 0700hrs and onwards – The skies were fabulous showing different patterns

Snippets of Wealth – Extroadinary numbers of Linnets so far 2019 vismig

IIf you want to check out the 2019 Vismig Migration Pages then please click over the following link:https://arnsidesilverdale.blogspot.com/2019/09/2019-visible-bird-migration-reports.htmlIt’s been really puzzling about the large quantities of Linnets I…

SNIPPETS OF WEALTH – Poster for Talks at the Hall LEIGHTON MOSS NATURE RESERVE

If you want to check out the 2019 VISIBLE BIRD MIGRATION PAGES then please click over the following link: https://arnsidesilverdale.blogspot.com/2019/09/2019-visible-bird-migration-reports.html

Snippets of wealth – Friday 13th Sept 2019 – Finding Gentians, Hawthorn berries in relation to Thrushes

If you want to check out the 2019 VISIBLE BIRD MIGRATION PAGES then please click over the following link: https://arnsidesilverdale.blogspot.com/2019/09/2019-visible-bird-migration-reports.htmlGentianella campestris (Field Gentian)Photo: Hutton Ro…

Snippets of Wealth – Wed 11th September 2019 – Field Gentian, Autumn Gentian and More

If you want to check out the 2019 VISIBLE BIRD MIGRATION PAGES then please click over the following link: https://arnsidesilverdale.blogspot.com/2019/09/2019-visible-bird-migration-reports.htmlGentianella campestris – Field GentianPhoto: Hutton Ro…

Autumn Gentians (Gentianella amarella) Found some at last!

Yes it turned out a great morning having at last manage to find more Autumn Gentians.  None were at my regular sites which this year like last year all recorded NIL, but a little further to the East and I was surprised to find at least a further 1…

2019 Visible Bird Migration Reports (September to November)

Met charts from 1200hrs on Monday 9th September 2019Vismig from Whinn Yeates, Clawthorpe Rd, Burton In Kendal 0630hrs toWind ENE 2mph, 8c, 99% cloud, 1017mb pressure – sunrise 0630hrsREPORTS LATER

Snippets of Wealth – Saturday 7th September 2019 – Hardy Orchid Society Meeting – Leeds

Jon Dunn and yours truly at the Hardy Orchid Society, LeedsIt was great to have been invited by Alan Gendle to be a guest at the Hardy Orchid Society meeting in Leeds and especially to meet up with one of my old friends Jon Dunn who a couple of years a…

Snippets of Wealth – Thr 5th September 2019 – Dalton Crags – Dryopteris and Stump Puffballs

On leaving the car park at Dalton Crags and heading up through the snicket to the gate I noticed that there are several dryopteris (Male Ferns) on the right hand side and the full colony show signs of variations with crested tips and other abnorma…

Snippets of Wealth – Wed 4th September 2019 – Scollies (Harts Tongue Ferns) in Pickles Wood

Asplenium scolopendrium (Harts Tongue Fern)Pickles Wood – Lancelot Clark Storth (CWT)Probably I am late this year, but I enjoy searching the scollies in Pickles Wood, I’ll bet there are thousands to go at in all shapes and sizes, but you really do need…