Moths of Dungeness and Surrounding Area
The Year 2011                                  Updated.  3rd May
 
Years
1991
1992
1993
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010



BB
year
1988
1989
1990
1991
1992
1993
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
 
 Total
330
382
374
393
403
417
401
387
388
366
360
412
430
418
428
462
398
405
423
414



BB
total
16304
35755
33011
23295
25795
22808
22472
26720
34575
28522
18008
23235
21681
13525
20073
25000
20879
24702
27015
15688
15235
23598
 

       
      May

      April
     In retrospect April was the hottest year for hundreds of years so we are told .. days but nights sometimes 
     cooler .. Dorothy had a very productive month .. Flame Carpet (p) 14th and 18th, Blossom Underwing on
     15th, Brindled Beauty (p) 19th/20th, Dusky Hook-tip (p) 21st, Orange Footman (p) 23rd and Scarce
     Chocolate-tip (p) 29th .. 
     8th. Pale Pinion (p) at Dungeness .. 
     6th. Northern Drab (p), 3 Dark Sword-grass at Dungeness ..
     3rd. Pearly Underwing (p) and Dark Sword-grass at Dungeness 
     1st. Brindled Pug (p) at Dungeness ..

      March
     31st. Owen Leyshon had Water Carpet (p) at Littlestone .. 
     30th. Phil had Early Moth (p) at Boulderwall ..
     29th. Grey Shoulder-knot, Red Chestnut, Early Thorn (p) at Long Pits .. 
     28th. Blossom Underwing (p), Lead-coloured Drab (p) at the Long Pits .. Ted had Twin-spot Quaker (p)
      in Lydd ..
     25th. Dorothy had Mottled Grey (p) and Keith had Powdered Quaker (p) at Dungeness ..
     22nd. March Moth, Early Grey at Dungeness .. 
     21st. Dorothy had 3 Oak Beauty, Red Chestnut (p) and Early Grey at Dungeness .. 
     16th. Small Quaker (p), Dotted Border (p) among the small numbers of 'quakers' at Dungeness ..
     9th. few 'quakers' Yellow-horned, Dark Chestnut at Dungeness ..
     Cold start to the month ..
      

      February
     26th. Pale Brindled Beauty (p) and Common Quaker (p) at Dungeness ..
     24th. Yellow-horned (p) and Grey Shoulder-knot (p) at Dungeness ..
     22nd. Keith had March Moth (p) and Oak Beauty (p) at Dungeness ..
     18th. Ted had Hebrew Character in Lydd ..
     10th. Dark Sword Grass (p) and Clouded Drab (p) at Dungeness ..
     2nd. Satellite at Long Pits, Dorothy had Spring Usher (p) at Dungeness ..

      January
     Very unusually cold with snow covering and below freezing temperatures for a lot of the time ..
     26th. Mottled Umber, Dark Chestnut at Dungeness ..


     
 
Years
1991
1992
1993
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010


DW
year
1990
1991
1992
1993
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
 
Traps
  5
  5
  7
  8
  8
  8
  9
  8
  8
  8
12
14
15
16
17
16
17
19
15
15


DW
total
  8845
 3353
25521
33570
27683
19355
30364
33355
17846
19617
19358
13954
14338
23449
15764
19363
24742
 8768
14598
21720