Cley & Norfolk Wildlife Gallery

Wildlife photographs from Cley, elsewhere in Norfolk and nearby

 

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2007

                                                       

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grey Seal pup, Horsey, Norfolk, 25th November 2007 (Sue Gantlett).  

 
 

Grey Seal, Horsey, Norfolk, 25th November 2007 (Rob Lee).  

 
 

Grey Seal, Cley, 3rd November 2007 (Steve Gantlett).  

 
 

Parasol Mushrooms, Gramborough Hill, Salthouse, 15th October 2007 (Robin Abel).  

 
 

Speckled Bush Cricket, Friary Hills, Blakeney, Norfolk, 12th October 2007 (John Furse).  

 
 

Pale Tussock caterpillar, Holkham Pines, Norfolk, 12th October 2007 (Sue Gantlett).  

 
 

Red Admiral, Friary Hills, Blakeney, Norfolk, 23rd September 2007 (John Furse).  

 
 

Male Speckled Bush-cricket, Friary Hills, Blakeney, Norfolk, 2nd September 2007 (John Furse).  

 
 

Southern Hawkers, Beeston Common, Norfolk, 22nd September 2007 (Rob Lee).  

 
 

Male Common Darter, Beeston Common, Norfolk, 22nd September 2007 (Rob Lee).  

 
 

Female Common Darter, Beeston Common, Norfolk, 22nd September 2007 (Rob Lee).  

 
 

Male Dark Bush-cricket, Gramborough Hill, Salthouser, Norfolk, 22nd September 2007 (John Furse).  

 
 

Fox, Cley, 31st August 2007 (Steve Gantlett).  

 
 

Male and female Chalkhill Blue Butterflies, Warham Fort, Norfolk, 29th August 2007 (Steve Gantlett).  

 
 

Banded Demoiselles, Glandford Ford, Norfolk, 27th August 2007 (Rob Lee).  

 
 

Swallowtail Butterfly, Briston, Norfolk, 25th August 2007 (Pauline Walton). A surprising, but welcome, garden tick!  

 
 

Swallowtail Butterfly caterpillars, Hickling, Norfolk, 11th August 2007 (Sue Gantlett).  

 
 

Ruddy Darter, Catfield Fen, Norfolk, 11th August 2007 (Steve Gantlett).  

 
 

Black-tailed Skimmer, Catfield Fen, Norfolk, 11th August 2007 (Steve Gantlett).  

 
 

Female Common Emerald Damselfly, Grimston, Norfolk, 3rd August 2007 (Rob Lee).  

 
 

Immature male Black Darter, Grimston, Norfolk, 3rd August 2007 (Rob Lee).  

 
 

Female Southern Hawker, Sea Lawn, Cley, Norfolk, 3rd August 2007 (Steve Gantlett).  

 
 

Juvenile Hedgehog, Cley, Norfolk, 2nd August 2007 (Steve Gantlett). This animal surprise-performed in front of Daukes Hide for the second evening running at 7pm.

 
 

Marsh Gentian, Buxton Heath, Norfolk, 31st July 2007 (Robin Abel). There is a good showing of this nationally scarce flower at the moment and there should be more in bloom in about a week's time.

 
 

Female Roesel's Bush-cricket, Ringstead Downs, Norfolk, 30th July 2007 (John Furse). This species was first seen in Norfolk as recently as 1997.

 
 

Grass Snake, Roydon Common, Norfolk, 29th July 2007 (John Furse).

 
 

Male Common Ground-hopper, Holt Country Park, Norfolk, 25th July 2007 (John Furse).

 
 

Norfolk Hawker, Strumpshaw Fen, Norfolk, 25th July 2007 (Robin Abel).

 
 

Ruddy Darter, Strumpshaw Fen, Norfolk, 25th July 2007 (Robin Abel).

 
 

Black-tailed Skimmer, Dersingham Bog, Norfolk, 23rd July 2007 (John Furse).

 
 

Marsh Fragrant Orchid, with White-tailed Bumblebee, Beeston Bog, Sheringham, 23rd July 2007 (Sue Gantlett). And plenty of these too.

 
 

Marsh Helleborine, Beeston Bog, Sheringham, 23rd July 2007 (Sue Gantlett).  There's a superb showing of these orchids on the bog at the moment.

 
 

Gatekeeper, Gramborough Hill, Salthouse, 22nd July 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Clouded Yellow, Cley, 22nd July 2007 (Robin Abel). 

 
 

Grayling, Cley, 22nd July 2007 (Robin Abel). 

 
 

Female Bog Bush-cricket, Holt Lowes, Norfolk, 21st July 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Male Bog Bush-cricket, Holt Lowes, Norfolk, 21st July 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Five-spot Burnet Moths, Beeston Bog, Sheringham, Norfolk, 18th July 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Weasel, Glandford, Norfolk, 1st July 2007 (Richard Porter). 

 
 

Small Copper, Salthouse Heath, Norfolk, 13th July 2007 (Robin Abel). 

 
 

Common Green Grasshopper, Beeston Bog, Norfolk, 11th July 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

White Admiral, Kelling Triangle, Norfolk, 9th July 2007 (Steve Gantlett). At least three very mobile individuals were around the brambles with Ringlets, Red Admirals and one or two Commas. 

 
 

Female Keeled Skimmer, Holt Lowes, Norfolk, 8th July 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Male Keeled Skimmer, Holt Lowes, Norfolk, 8th July 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Comma, Glaven Valley, Norfolk, 4th July 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Ringlet, Glaven Valley, Norfolk, 4th July 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Clouded Border moth, Glaven Valley, Norfolk, 4th July 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Yellowtail moth caterpillar, Gramborough Hill, Salthouse, 27th June 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Longhorn Beetle Strangalia maculata, Glaven Valley, Norfolk, 27th June 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Emperor Moth caterpillar, Gramborough Hill, Salthouse, 23rd June 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Hover-fly Eupeodes luniger, Friary Hills, Blakeney, 23rd June 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Mother Shipton Moth, Gramborough Hill, Salthouse, 13th June 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Speckled Wood, Stiffkey, Norfolk, 17th June 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Banded Demoiselle, Stiffkey, Norfolk, 17th June 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Peacock Butterfly larvae, Gramborough Hill, Salthouse, 10th June 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Large Skipper, Gramborough Hill, Salthouse, 10th June 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Stoat, Cley, 1st June 2007 (Steve Gantlett). 

 
 

Four-spotted Chaser, Cley Beach Carpark, 19th May 2007 (John Furse). 

 
 

Small Copper, Blakeney Point, Norfolk, 21st April 2007 (Matthew Rodgers). Large numbers were in the dunes. 

 
 

Water Vole, Cley, 15th April 2007 (Steve Gantlett). From Daukes' Hide.  

 
 

Water Voles, Cley, 27th March 2007 (Steve Gantlett). One animal carrying another (presumably a well-grown young) in the ditch by the footbridge to Bishop Hide - presumably it had been disturbed by all the ditch dredging that has been going on around the reserve in recent days.  

 
 

Male Adder, Kelling Heath, 25th March 2007 (Eddie Myers). 

 
 
Hare, Morston, 2nd January 2007 (Steve Gantlett).
 

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