Monthly Archives: June 2014

The Week in Focus: 21st to 27th June 2014

Officially the sixth warmest June on record delivered a largely dry week with temperatures above the seasonal average, tempered by light winds predominantly from the west and north. After last week’s whiff of autumn came further evidence that more species … Continue reading

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2012 Northamptonshire Bird Report now out!

Northants Birds The latest Northamptonshire Bird Report, with records for 2012, is now available. Contents include full Systematic List compiled using records from more than 230 local observers, sections on Escapes and Ferals and Corrections and Additions from previous years, as … Continue reading

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The Week in Focus: 14th to 20th June 2014

While remaining generally warm throughout, the week kicked off with isolated thunderstorms and showers, followed by alternating periods of cloud and sunshine. A high pressure system remained in place over the country, skewed to the west in the latter half, … Continue reading

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Two Weeks in Focus: 31st May to 13th June 2014

After some sporadic showers during the first week, summer finally arrived and the remnants of spring migration melted away as temperatures reached the mid-twenties during the second part of the review period. Of feral origin but still locally scarce, two … Continue reading

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