• Sim Elliott

Mill Hill, Anchor Bottom and Devil's Dyke. Butterflies. Silver-Spotted Skippers. 30.07.22

On Saturday I took the 2 bus to Shoreham and walked up to Mill Hill, and then on to Anchor Bottom. I took the 2 bus back from Dace Gardens (at the bottom of Anchor Bottom back to Brighton. After a routine hospital appointment I took the 77 bus from Brighton to the Devil's Dyke. This is what I saw!


Mill Hill


Anchor Bottom


Gatekeeper


Common Blue


Cinnabar Moth caterpillar on Ragwort


Wall Brown


Buzzard



Gatekeeper


Dunnock


Willow Warbler


Gatekeeper


Female Common Blue


Meadow Brown


Wall Brown


Mill Hill butterfly bank and steps


Gatekeeper


Chalkhill Blue


Common Blue


Meadow Brown


Common Blue



Common Blue


Speckled Wood


Chalkhill Blue


Anchor Bottom


Kestrel


Rampion




Kestrel


Rampion


Silver-Spotted Skippers


Chalkhill Blue


Chalkhill Blue on Rampion


Chalkhill Blue


Chalkhill Blue and snail


Clouded Yellow


Wall Brown on Ragwort


Devil's Dyke


Wall Brown


Wal Brown


Gatekeeper and Chalkhill Blue on Ragwort


Chalkhill Blue


Speckled Wood


Gatekeeper



Brimstone


Common Blue


Meadow Brown


Common Blue


Rampion


Devil's Dyke



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