Species Of The Month - 2016

In order to showcase particular local flora and fauna, we've set up this "Species of the Month" page, which we'll be adding to as the year goes along.

If you spot any of the species feature below, or any others for that matter, please do let us know! You can submit records online at www.herefordshirewt.org, email them to us at records@herefordshirewt.co.uk or write to us at Lower House Farm, Ledbury Road, Hereford, HR1 1UT.

January

Yellow meadow ants & their hills

Yellow meadow ant hill at Common Hill

February

Common toads

 Joy Russell

March

Brown hares

 Bob Coyle

April

Cuckoos

 Amy Lewis

May

Red-tailed bumblebees

 Rachel Scopes

June

Swifts

 Stefan Johansson

July

Marbled white butterflies

August

Barn owls

 Gary Cox

September

Devil's-bit scabious

 Amy Lewis

October

Fly agaric

November

Spindle

December

Long-tailed tit