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Rainford Wildlife Watch – April 2014

Wednesday 30th April 2014

Welcome to ‘wildlife watch’ for the month of April, we’ve had even more flora and fauna activity surface around the woodland since our last posting, read on to find out more.

Wildlife

Stoat, oyster catcher, robin, large white butterfly, orange tip butterfly, brimstone butterfly, kestrel, wren, raven, peacock butterfly, woodpecker, sparrow, buzzard, heron, swallow, pied wagtail, rabbit, squirrel, goldfinch, crow, mallard, canada goose, small white butterfly, lapwing, bullfinch, blue tit, chiff chaff, mistle thrush, song thrush, jay and mole.

Flora

Bluebell, red campion, white campion, dandelion, fern, bracken, wild garlic, nettle, bramble and cuckoo flower.

Plants the wardens have introduced to the park

Primrose, heath bedstraw, fern and foxglove.

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