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Date Species Number Site Town Grid Ref. Recorder Comment Image
22 Sep 2021 Ruby Tiger 1 Kingstown Wildlife Pond Carlisle NY39355879 Paul Kennedy Ruby Tiger (?) early-instar larva (20mm long) found next to a (...) 34626.jpeg
21 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 1 Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 Ian J Armstrong
21 Sep 2021 Painted Lady 1 Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 Ian J Armstrong First for me 2021.
21 Sep 2021 Small Copper 1 Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 Ian J Armstrong
21 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 43 Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 Ian J Armstrong Scarce today.
21 Sep 2021 Small Copper 5 South Walney NR Walney SD219620 John Kilner
21 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
21 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
21 Sep 2021 Silver Y 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
21 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
21 Sep 2021 Small White 4 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
21 Sep 2021 Comma 2 Glasson Moss NNR Glasson NY235609 Peter Howard Feeding on over-ripe blackberries.
21 Sep 2021 Small White 1 Glasson Moss NNR Glasson NY235609 Peter Howard
21 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 13 Glasson Moss NNR Glasson NY235609 Peter Howard
21 Sep 2021 Small Copper 1 Haweswater Burnbanks NY468118 Roger Fellows
21 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Haweswater Burnbanks NY471109 Roger Fellows
21 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Haweswater Hotel Burnbanks NY483138 Roger Fellows
21 Sep 2021 Peacock 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
21 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
21 Sep 2021 Small White 2 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
20 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 6 Kings Meaburn Kings Meaburn NY615218 David Nattrass warm day and sunny, several speckled woods dancing in and out of (...) 34590.jpeg
20 Sep 2021 Silver Y 1 Whelpo Caldbeck. NY307396 Ian J Armstrong 12.00. 15C. Overcast with occasional sunny intervals. Cool (...)
20 Sep 2021 Peacock 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
20 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 4 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
20 Sep 2021 Silver Y 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
20 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 7 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
20 Sep 2021 Small White 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
20 Sep 2021 Comma 4 Whitbarrow Scar Witherslack SD450847 Roger Fellows Photo not worth posting.
20 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Whitbarrow Scar Witherslack SD451849 Roger Fellows
20 Sep 2021 Peacock 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
20 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
20 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
20 Sep 2021 Small White 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
20 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
19 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
19 Sep 2021 Small White 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
19 Sep 2021 Grey Dagger 1 Kingmoor South NR Carlisle NY38765878 Paul Kennedy Found on a fencepost under a beech tree at woodland edge. 34569.jpeg
19 Sep 2021 Peacock 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
19 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
19 Sep 2021 Silver Y 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
19 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
19 Sep 2021 Small White 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
18 Sep 2021 Silver Y 1 Kings Meaburn Kings Meaburn NY620212 David Nattrass warm day and sunny. 34591.jpeg
18 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 5 Lancaster Canal bridges 155-158 Farleton SD532808 Margaret and David Eastlick aggregate grid reference
18 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Lancaster Canal bridges 155-158 Farleton SD532808 Margaret and David Eastlick aggregate grid reference
18 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Farleton Knott Milnthorpe SD541803 Roger Fellows
18 Sep 2021 Small Copper 1 Farleton Knott Milnthorpe SD541801 Roger Fellows 34560.jpeg
18 Sep 2021 Wall Brown 3 Farleton Knott Milnthorpe SD541802 Roger Fellows A few bricks short. 34559.jpeg
18 Sep 2021 Small Heath 1 Holmepark Fell Clawthorpe SD538791 Roger Fellows
18 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 20 Holmepark Fell Clawthorpe SD538790 Roger Fellows There were too many for a reliable count. At least fifty on the (...)
17 Sep 2021 Silver Y 1 Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 Ian J Armstrong 11.30-12.00. Overcast with cool SW breeze.
17 Sep 2021 Small Copper 1 Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 Ian J Armstrong 11.30-1200. Overcast with cool SW breeze. (Poor condition)
17 Sep 2021 Small Copper 1 Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 Ian J Armstrong 11.30-1200. Overcast with cool SW breeze. (Poor condition)
17 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 103 Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 Ian J Armstrong 11.30-1200. Overcast with cool SW breeze. 34535.jpeg
17 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Greenside Kendal SD510924 John Mounsey Nectaring on squashed plum. A different specimen from the one (...) 34534.jpeg
17 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 Lorna Swift
17 Sep 2021 Peacock 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 Lorna Swift
17 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 Lorna Swift
17 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Garden Uldale NY249369 Lorna Swift
17 Sep 2021 Small White 3 Garden Uldale NY249369 Lorna Swift
17 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 Margaret and David Eastlick on buddleia
17 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 5 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 Margaret Eastlick on buddleia
17 Sep 2021 Silver Y 1 Roadside south of Pattenfoot Wigton NY226421 Mike Porter
17 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Roadside south of Pattenfoot Wigton NY226421 Mike Porter
17 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 2 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
17 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
17 Sep 2021 Small White 2 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
16 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 87 Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 Ian J Armstrong 13.25-13.50. 16C. Overcast, West 8mph. Cooler. Low count today.
16 Sep 2021 Small Copper 2 Whelpo Caldbeck NY307396 Ian J Armstrong 1015-10.30. 12C. Overcast with cool West breeze. 34524.jpeg
16 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Greenside Kendal SD510924 John Mounsey Hot sunshine. Flew into our dining room. 34523.jpeg
16 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 3 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
16 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 7 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
16 Sep 2021 Small White 4 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
16 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
16 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Cunswick Scar Kendal SD491937 M and G Tordoff c 18°C, sunny & light breeze
16 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 2 Cunswick Scar Kendal SD491937 M and G Tordoff c 18°C, sunny
16 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Garden 16 LA11 7JA Grange over Sands SD403777 Margaret Eastlick on buddleia
16 Sep 2021 Comma 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Paul Haughian 34522.jpeg
16 Sep 2021 Large White 4 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Paul Haughian 34518.jpeg
16 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 5 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Paul Haughian 34521.jpeg
16 Sep 2021 Small Copper 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Paul Haughian 34519.jpeg
16 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 11 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Paul Haughian 34520.jpeg
16 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward One front garden, one in back
16 Sep 2021 Small White 4 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward 3 in back garden, one probably different one in front
16 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward Probably a single one seen twice, once in back garden on rotten (...)
16 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 9 Wetheral Railway cutting Wetheral Carlisle NY460549 R H Jones in 1km walk along railway
16 Sep 2021 Comma 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
16 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
16 Sep 2021 Peacock 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
16 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 2 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
16 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 10 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon On buddleias
16 Sep 2021 Small White 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
15 Sep 2021 Comma 3 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 Helen Wallace 14.10-15.30. 18C. 100% sun. 34502.jpeg
15 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 Helen Wallace 14.10-15.30. 18C. 100% sun. On Ivy.
15 Sep 2021 Small Copper 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 Helen Wallace 14.10-15.30. 18C. 100% sun. 34503.jpeg
15 Sep 2021 Small White 8 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 Helen Wallace 14.10-15.30. 18C. 100% sun. Incl. 1 pair.
15 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 20 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 Helen Wallace 14.10-15.30. 18C. 100% sun.
15 Sep 2021 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Pennington Ravenglass SD084964 Jake Gearty Feeding on red valerian in the back of the Pennington pub car (...)
15 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Garden Great Salkeld, Penrith NY550364 John Taylor
15 Sep 2021 Peacock 3 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple
15 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple
15 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 9 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple
15 Sep 2021 Small White 3 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple
15 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 5 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple
15 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 4 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
15 Sep 2021 Large White 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
15 Sep 2021 Peacock 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
15 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 5 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
15 Sep 2021 Silver Y 3 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
15 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 21 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
15 Sep 2021 Small White 5 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
15 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
15 Sep 2021 Large White 2 Rydal Hall Grasmere NY365063 Lynne Farrell In flower garden at front of house
15 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Rydal Hall Grasmere NY365063 Lynne Farrell In flower garden at front of house
15 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Rydal Hall Grasmere NY365063 Lynne Farrell In flower garden at front of house
15 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 3 Rydal Hall Grasmere NY365063 Lynne Farrell
15 Sep 2021 Comma 1 Aikbank Waverton NY218458 Peter Ritson
15 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Aikbank Waverton NY218458 Peter Ritson
15 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Aikbank Waverton NY218458 Peter Ritson
15 Sep 2021 Small White 2 Aikbank Waverton NY218458 Peter Ritson
15 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 7 Aikbank Waverton NY218458 Peter Ritson
15 Sep 2021 Large White 1 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward On purple buddleia back garden.
15 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward On purple buddleia back garden.
15 Sep 2021 Small White 3 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward On purple buddleia back garden.
15 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 4 Garden Burneside SD507951 Sue Shiels
15 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 4 Garden Burneside SD507951 Sue Shiels
15 Sep 2021 Small White 1 Garden Burneside SD507951 Sue Shiels
15 Sep 2021 Peacock 1 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
15 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 2 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
15 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 10 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
15 Sep 2021 Small White 3 Garden Keswick NY270231 T Dixon
14 Sep 2021 Yellow-tail 1 Beetham Nurseries Beetham SD498798 Helen Wallace Sitting on hedge in sunshine. 18C. 34466.jpeg
14 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Garden Ulverston SD287766 Helen Wallace 7.40am. Light rain. Approx 13C. Flying.
14 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 182 Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 Ian J Armstrong 13.00-13.45. Rain cleared, overcast with slight East breeze. (...) 34465.jpeg
14 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 St Bees Head St Bees NX942147 Jake Manson
14 Sep 2021 Silver Y 3 St Bees Head St Bees NX942147 Jake Manson
14 Sep 2021 Small Copper 4 St Bees Head St Bees NX942147 Jake Manson
14 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 8 St Bees Head St Bees NX942147 Jake Manson
14 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 2 St Bees Head St Bees NX942147 Jake Manson
14 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
14 Sep 2021 Large White 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
14 Sep 2021 Peacock 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
14 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
14 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
14 Sep 2021 Small White 6 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
14 Sep 2021 Large White 1 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward
14 Sep 2021 Small White 1 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward
14 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward First time in 16 years I've seen one in the garden in centre of (...)
14 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 2 Garden Keswick NY270231 Tim dixon
14 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Garden Keswick NY270231 Tim dixon
14 Sep 2021 Small White 4 Garden Keswick NY270231 Tim dixon
13 Sep 2021 Hummingbird Hawk-moth 1 Dragley Beck near to Ulverston SD290776 Alison Smithies Feeding on lavender in my garden at 1745. Only managed to get a (...) 34458.jpeg
12 Sep 2021 Small Copper 2 Whelpo Caldbeck NY307396 Ian J Armstrong 16C. East breeze, overcast and warm. 34439.jpeg
12 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 8 Whelpo Caldbeck NY307396 Ian J Armstrong 16C. East breeze, overcast and warm. On Mentha Aquatica. 34440.jpeg
12 Sep 2021 Peacock 1 Brigflatts Sedbergh SD640911 John Mounsey Nectaring on Buddleja. Intermittent sunshine.
12 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Brigflatts Sedbergh SD640911 John Mounsey Nectaring on Buddleja. Intermittent sunshine.
12 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Brigflatts Sedbergh SD640911 John Mounsey Nectaring on Buddleja. Intermittent sunshine.
12 Sep 2021 Small White 3 Brigflatts Sedbergh SD640911 John Mounsey Nectaring on Buddleja. Intermittent sunshine.
12 Sep 2021 Peacock 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
12 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
12 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 13 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
12 Sep 2021 Small White 8 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
12 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 1 Celleron Lane Penrith NY497260 Sarah Mitchell
12 Sep 2021 Small White 1 Celleron Lane Penrith NY497260 Sarah Mitchell
12 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 4 Celleron Lane Penrith NY497260 Sarah Mitchell 3 very fresh.
12 Sep 2021 Large White 1 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
12 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
12 Sep 2021 Silver Y 1 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
12 Sep 2021 Small Copper 1 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell 34448.jpeg
12 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 12 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell 34445.jpeg
12 Sep 2021 Small White 5 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
11 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 18 Orton churchyard Orton NY6217308445 Richard Evans Overcast. On patch of creeping thistle.
11 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 40 Orton churchyard Orton NY6217308445 Richard Evans Overcast. Estimate. Huge numbers on patch of creeping thistle.
11 Sep 2021 Small White 1 Orton churchyard Orton NY6217308445 Richard Evans Overcast. On patch of creeping thistle.
10 Sep 2021 Peacock 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
10 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
10 Sep 2021 Silver Y 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
10 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 26 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
10 Sep 2021 Small White 7 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
10 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 15 Wetheral Wetheral Carlisle NY460549 R H Jones on 1km walk on track along side railway cutting Sunny spells (...)
9 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 2 Eastgate, Sandylands Kendal SD524930 Gary Gould Flying around garden
9 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Eastgate, Sandylands Kendal SD524930 Gary Gould Flew into house
9 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 1 Whelpo Caldbeck NY307396 Ian J Armstrong 10.30-10.50. 19C. Very humid with overcast sky. Butterfly caught (...)
9 Sep 2021 Small Copper 1 Whelpo Caldbeck NY307396 Ian J Armstrong 10.30-10.50. 19C. Very humid with overcast sky. 34400.jpeg
9 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 7 Whelpo Caldbeck NY307396 Ian J Armstrong 10.30-10.50. 19C. Very humid with onercast sky. 34399.jpeg
9 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
9 Sep 2021 Peacock 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
9 Sep 2021 Small Copper 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
9 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
9 Sep 2021 Small White 4 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
9 Sep 2021 Comma 2 Dallam Chase Milnthorpe SD496819 Roger Fellows
9 Sep 2021 Painted Lady 1 Dallam Chase Milnthorpe SD496819 Roger Fellows
9 Sep 2021 Peacock 1 Dallam Chase Milnthorpe SD496819 Roger Fellows
9 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 2 Dallam Chase Milnthorpe SD496819 Roger Fellows
9 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Dallam Chase Milnthorpe SD496819 Roger Fellows All today's sightings on Buddleia
8 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 137 Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 Ian J Armstrong Mid afternoon. 26oC with 100% sun with ESE breeze. Many more (...) 34381.jpeg
8 Sep 2021 Small Copper 5 Whelpo Caldbeck NY307396 Ian J Armstrong 10.15-1030. 26oC. 100% Sun & breezy. On Mentha Aquatica. 34379.jpeg
8 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Whelpo Caldbeck NY307396 Ian J Armstrong 10.15-1030. 26oC. 100% Sun & breezy. On Mentha Aquatica. 34380.jpeg
8 Sep 2021 Wall Brown 10 Grune Point Silloth NY135564 John Callion Along the eastern track
8 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 3 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
8 Sep 2021 Large White 3 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
8 Sep 2021 Painted Lady 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
8 Sep 2021 Peacock 4 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
8 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 5 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
8 Sep 2021 Silver Y 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
8 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 57 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
8 Sep 2021 Small White 8 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
8 Sep 2021 Red-green Carpet 1 New Bridge Sedbergh SD664919 M & G Tordoff Found on car door parked under oaks 34392.jpeg
7 Sep 2021 Common Blue 6 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 Helen Wallace 10.30-12.00. 21C. 100% sun. 34329.jpeg
7 Sep 2021 Large White 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 Helen Wallace 10.30-12.00. 21C. 100% sun. At least one.
7 Sep 2021 Meadow Brown 7 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 Helen Wallace 10.30-12.00. 21C. 100% sun.
7 Sep 2021 Small Blue 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 Helen Wallace 10.30-12.00. 21C. 100% sun. Hanging in there. 34333.jpeg
7 Sep 2021 Small White 4 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 Helen Wallace 10.30-12.00. 21C. 100% sun.
7 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 21 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD192712 Helen Wallace 10.30-12.00. 21C. 100% sun.
7 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 175 Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 Ian J Armstrong 13.45-14.20. 100% sun. 34349.jpeg
7 Sep 2021 Small Copper 1 Whelpo Caldbeck NY307396 Ian J Armstrong Low cloud clearing with Sun showing through. Very warm
7 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 7 Whelpo Caldbeck NY307396 Ian J Armstrong Low cloud clearing with Sun showing through. Very warm. All (...) 34346.jpeg
7 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 2 Lakeland Wildlife Oasis Beetham SD509778 John Mounsey Nectaring in hot sunshine on Buddleja.
7 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Lakeland Wildlife Oasis Beetham SD509778 John Mounsey Nectaring in hot sunshine on Buddleja.
7 Sep 2021 Comma 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift Rather motheaten
7 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 5 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
7 Sep 2021 Large White 5 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
7 Sep 2021 Peacock 6 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
7 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 11 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
7 Sep 2021 Silver Y 3 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
7 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 50 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift 50 plus on buddleias, phlox etc
7 Sep 2021 Small White 9 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
7 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
7 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 12 Wetheral Cemetary Wetheral Carlisle NY462542 R H Jones Full sun
7 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 2 Wetheral garden Wetheral Carlisle NY462548 R H Jones Sunny - one at least appearing to be male defending territory
7 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 30 Garden Uldale NY249368 R Redpath On one small buddleia
7 Sep 2021 Painted Lady 1 Arnside Signal Box Arnside SD460789 Roger Fellows
7 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Arnside Signal Box Arnside SD460789 Roger Fellows
7 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Arnside Signal Box Arnside SD460789 Roger Fellows
7 Sep 2021 Peacock 1 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell Full sun.
7 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell Full sun.
7 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 15 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell Full sun.
7 Sep 2021 Small White 4 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell Full sun.
6 Sep 2021 Small Copper 1 Lyvennet north of Littlebeck inflow Kings Meaburn NY619201 David Nattrass 34325.jpeg
6 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 138 Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 Ian J Armstrong 14-10-14-35. 20oC. Cloud cover 89%. 138 was mim. count.
6 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 1 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY377431 Keith Temple
6 Sep 2021 Painted Lady 1 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY377431 Keith Temple First one in the garden this year 34312.jpeg
6 Sep 2021 Peacock 4 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY377431 Keith Temple On buddleia
6 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 3 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY377431 Keith Temple On buddleia
6 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 24 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY377431 Keith Temple On buddleia
6 Sep 2021 Small White 3 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY377431 Keith Temple On buddleia
6 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 3 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY377431 Keith Temple On buddleia
6 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
6 Sep 2021 Large White 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
6 Sep 2021 Peacock 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
6 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 4 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
6 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 20 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift The birds have been picking off the butterflies Over this past (...)
6 Sep 2021 Small White 6 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
6 Sep 2021 Wall Brown 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift The birds have been picking off the butterflies Over this past (...)
6 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 2 Celleron Lane Penrith NY497260 Sarah Mitchell
6 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Celleron Lane Penrith NY497260 Sarah Mitchell
6 Sep 2021 Large White 1 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
6 Sep 2021 Peacock 2 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
6 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 20 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
6 Sep 2021 Small White 3 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
5 Sep 2021 Elephant Hawkmoth 1 Road Urswick SD268748 Helen Wallace 16.00. Crossing the road. 34295.jpeg
5 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 1 The Beach Aldingham SD282709 Helen Wallace 14.18-14.35. 100% sun.
5 Sep 2021 Large White 1 The Beach Aldingham SD282709 Helen Wallace 14.18-14.35. 100% sun.
5 Sep 2021 Small Copper 1 The Beach Aldingham SD282709 Helen Wallace 14.18-14.35. 100% sun. 34291.jpeg
5 Sep 2021 Small White 3 The Beach Aldingham SD282709 Helen Wallace 14.18-14.35. 100% sun.
5 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 2 The Beach Aldingham SD282709 Helen Wallace 14.18-14.35. 100% sun.
5 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 103 Dalston garden Carlisle NY365498 Ian J Armstrong Cloud cover from 13.45-14.20. Large % very fresh. 34278.jpeg
5 Sep 2021 Common Blue 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Ian Tallon 13.15-14.30 20C 90% Sun 34308.jpeg
5 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Ian Tallon 13.15-14.30 20C 90% Sun
5 Sep 2021 Small Blue 2 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Ian Tallon 13.15-14.30 20C 90% Sun 34307.jpeg
5 Sep 2021 Small White 3 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Ian Tallon 13.15-14.30 20C 90% Sun 34305.jpeg
5 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 4 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Ian Tallon 13.15-14.30 20C 90% Sun 34304.jpeg
5 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 2 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple
5 Sep 2021 Peacock 3 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple
5 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 2 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple
5 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 22 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple
5 Sep 2021 Small White 1 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple
5 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 2 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple
5 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 2 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
5 Sep 2021 Large White 3 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
5 Sep 2021 Peacock 3 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
5 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 7 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift On buddleias
5 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 21 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift On buddlieahs
5 Sep 2021 Small White 7 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift On buddlieahs
5 Sep 2021 Red Underwing 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY40255697 Martin Keiller The first I have seen in Carlisle. 15.30, resting on a wall. 34309.jpeg
5 Sep 2021 Wall Brown 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 Martin Keiller
5 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 6 Bowness-on-Solway gravel pits Wigton NY207617 Mike Porter Sunny.
5 Sep 2021 Large White 1 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward On buddleia
5 Sep 2021 Painted Lady 1 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward On buddleia
5 Sep 2021 Peacock 2 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward On buddleia
5 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 6 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward On buddleia
5 Sep 2021 Small White 3 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward Round buddleia
5 Sep 2021 Large White 1 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
5 Sep 2021 Peacock 3 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
5 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 11 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
5 Sep 2021 Small White 2 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
4 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
4 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 5 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
4 Sep 2021 Small White 3 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
4 Sep 2021 Wall Brown 2 Roadside Verge, east of Torpenhow Wigton NY212393 Mike Porter Sunny with some breeze.
4 Sep 2021 Small Copper 1 Wetheral Wetheral Carlisle NY460555 R H Jones
4 Sep 2021 Painted Lady 1 Dallam Chase Milnthorpe SD496819 Roger Fellows
4 Sep 2021 Painted Lady 1 Dallam Chase Milnthorpe SD496819 Roger Fellows
4 Sep 2021 Peacock 1 Dallam Chase Milnthorpe SD496819 Roger Fellows
4 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Dallam Chase Milnthorpe SD496819 Roger Fellows
4 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Dallam Chase Milnthorpe SD496819 Roger Fellows
3 Sep 2021 Scotch Argus 8 Smardale Gill Smardale NY727068 Chris Ambrose Flying in very overcast conditions. 14°c
3 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Smardale Nature Reserve Smardale NY729073 Chris Ambrose
3 Sep 2021 Comma 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
3 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 3 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
3 Sep 2021 Large White 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
3 Sep 2021 Peacock 3 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
3 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 4 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
3 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 24 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
3 Sep 2021 Small White 6 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
3 Sep 2021 Wall Brown 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
3 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Celleron Lane Penrith NY497260 Sarah Mitchell
3 Sep 2021 Large White 2 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
3 Sep 2021 Peacock 2 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
3 Sep 2021 Silver Y 1 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
3 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
3 Sep 2021 Small White 2 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
2 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 1 White Scar Levens SD458851 Chris Winnick 19oC sun little wind
2 Sep 2021 Peacock 1 White Scar Levens SD458851 Chris Winnick 19oC sun little wind
2 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 4 White Scar Levens SD458851 Chris Winnick 19oC sun little wind
2 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 16 White Scar Levens SD458851 Chris Winnick 19oC sun little wind
2 Sep 2021 Small White 3 White Scar Levens SD458851 Chris Winnick 19oC sun little wind
2 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 White Scar Levens SD458851 Chris Winnick 19oC sun little wind
2 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 2 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD461854 Chris Winnick 19oC sun gentle breeze
2 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 2 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD461854 Chris Winnick 19oC sun gentle breeze
2 Sep 2021 Peacock 2 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD461854 Chris Winnick 19oC sun gentle breeze
2 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 6 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD461854 Chris Winnick 19oC sun gentle breeze
2 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 26 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD461854 Chris Winnick 19oC sun gentle breeze
2 Sep 2021 Small White 6 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD461854 Chris Winnick 19oC sun gentle breeze
2 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 2 White Scar Raven's Farm Levens SD461854 Chris Winnick 19oC sun gentle breeze
2 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 2 Siddick Village Workington NX998312 John Callion Along a sunny/shady/damp track east of railway line
2 Sep 2021 Small Copper 1 Siddick Village Workington NX998312 John Callion Along a sunny/shady/damp track east of railway line
2 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 6 Siddick Village Workington NX998312 John Callion Along a sunny/shady/damp track east of railway line
2 Sep 2021 Small White 6 Siddick Village Workington NX998312 John Callion Along a sunny/shady/damp track east of railway line
2 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 32 Siddick Village Workington NX998312 John Callion Along a sunny/shady/damp track east of railway line. Lots of (...)
2 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 4 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple
2 Sep 2021 Peacock 3 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple Sun no cloud, all on huddleia
2 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 4 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple Sun no cloud, all on huddleia
2 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 18 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple Sun no cloud, all on huddleia
2 Sep 2021 Small White 1 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple Sun no cloud, all on huddleia
2 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Birkshill Garden Raughton Head NY373505 K Temple Sun no cloud, all on huddleia
2 Sep 2021 Comma 1 Garden Wray Castle Windermere NY374010 L Swift and T Dixon
2 Sep 2021 Painted Lady 1 Garden Wray Castle Windermere NY374010 L Swift and T Dixon
2 Sep 2021 Peacock 2 Garden Wray Castle Windermere NY374010 L Swift and T Dixon
2 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 3 Garden Wray Castle Windermere NY374010 L Swift and T Dixon
2 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Garden Wray Castle Windermere NY374010 L Swift and T Dixon
2 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 6 Garden Wray Castle Windermere NY374010 L Swift and T Dixon
2 Sep 2021 Common Blue 1 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY0848 Lynne Farrell Fresh male
2 Sep 2021 Large White 1 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY0848 Lynne Farrell
2 Sep 2021 Small Heath 2 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY0848 Lynne Farrell
2 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 2 Mawbray Banks Mawbray NY0848 Lynne Farrell
2 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 4 Silloth Docks Silloth NY1053 Lynne Farrell On Sea Rocket on shore
2 Sep 2021 Large White 3 Silloth Docks Silloth NY1053 Lynne Farrell
2 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 3 Silloth Docks Silloth NY1053 Lynne Farrell In dunes
2 Sep 2021 Brimstone 6 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD434878 Margaret and David Eastlick CWT work party seen over 5 hours sunny no wind 20 deg C both (...)
2 Sep 2021 Grayling 1 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD434878 Margaret and David Eastlick CWT work party seen over 5 hours sunny no wind 20 deg C
2 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 25 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD434878 Margaret and David Eastlick CWT work party seen over 5 hours sunny no wind 20 deg C
2 Sep 2021 Small Copper 3 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller 34428.jpeg
2 Sep 2021 Small Copper 2 SW facing bank above cricket ground Carlisle NY39875672 Martin Keiller 34429.jpeg
2 Sep 2021 Peacock 1 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward On buddleia.
2 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 2 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward On buddleia.
2 Sep 2021 Small White 3 Garden Thurstonfield NY314567 Peter Ward On and around buddleia
2 Sep 2021 Large White 1 Arnside Promenade Arnside SD4542278647 Richard Evans
2 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Arnside Promenade Arnside SD4542278647 Richard Evans
2 Sep 2021 Small White 3 Arnside Promenade Arnside SD4542278647 Richard Evans
2 Sep 2021 Brimstone 1 Blackstone Point Arnside SD4381977379 Richard Evans Male
2 Sep 2021 Green-veined White 2 Blackstone Point Arnside SD4381977379 Richard Evans
2 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Blackstone Point Arnside SD4381977379 Richard Evans
2 Sep 2021 Small White 8 Blackstone Point Arnside SD4381977379 Richard Evans
2 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Blackstone Point Arnside SD4381977379 Richard Evans In the woods just behind the tide line.
2 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Celleron Lane Penrith NY497260 Sarah Mitchell
2 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 1 Celleron Lane Penrith NY497260 Sarah Mitchell
2 Sep 2021 Large White 1 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell Sunny & warm.
2 Sep 2021 Painted Lady 1 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
2 Sep 2021 Peacock 2 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
2 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
2 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 7 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
2 Sep 2021 Small White 3 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
1 Sep 2021 Common Blue 12 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Helen Wallace 18C. 80% sun. 13.45-15.15. Including 3 females 34157.jpeg
1 Sep 2021 Common Carpet 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Helen Wallace 18C. 80% sun. 13.45-15.15.
1 Sep 2021 Large White 3 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Helen Wallace 18C. 80% sun. 13.45-15.15. 34161.jpeg
1 Sep 2021 Meadow Brown 9 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Helen Wallace 18C. 80% sun. 13.45-15.15. Including 1 pair. 34156.jpeg
1 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Helen Wallace 18C. 80% sun. 13.45-15.15.
1 Sep 2021 Small Blue 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Helen Wallace 18C. 80% sun. 13.45-15.15. 34158.jpeg
1 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Helen Wallace 18C. 80% sun. 13.45-15.15.
1 Sep 2021 Small White 7 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Helen Wallace 18C. 80% sun. 13.45-15.15
1 Sep 2021 Speckled Wood 16 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Helen Wallace 18C. 80% sun. 13.45-15.15 34155.jpeg
1 Sep 2021 Wall Brown 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Helen Wallace 18C. 80% sun. 13.45-15.15.
1 Sep 2021 Small Copper 1 Redhall Wigton NY2445 Joanne Baird
1 Sep 2021 Large White 3 Garden Allonby Allonby NY082433 John Callion
1 Sep 2021 Large White 4 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
1 Sep 2021 Painted Lady 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
1 Sep 2021 Peacock 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
1 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 3 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
1 Sep 2021 Silver Y 1 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
1 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 25 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
1 Sep 2021 Small White 7 Garden Uldale NY249369 L Swift
1 Sep 2021 Large White 2 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell Sunny afternoon. Breezy. 17oC
1 Sep 2021 Painted Lady 1 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
1 Sep 2021 Peacock 3 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
1 Sep 2021 Red Admiral 1 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
1 Sep 2021 Small Tortoiseshell 7 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell
1 Sep 2021 Small White 3 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell Sighting is for 3 not 33.
1 Sep 2021 Small White 33 Garden Penrith NY499266 Sarah Mitchell