Cumbria Butterfly Sightings: Green Hairstreak

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Date Species Number Life Stage Site Town Grid Ref. V. County Recorder Comment Image
30 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Ling Fell Wythop Cockermouth NY183283 VC70 Cumberland Mike Porter
29 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Killington Reservoir shore Old Hutton SD598914 VC69 Westmorland Gary Gould On billberry
28 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Killington Reservoir shore Old Hutton SD598914 VC69 Westmorland Gary Gould Settling on billberry
28 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Mountain area Old Coach Road Threlkeld end NY333235 VC70 Cumberland Tim dixon
20 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 18 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY580256 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell 25647.jpeg
16 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Moorland Brough NY788174 VC69 Westmorland Peter Boardman IS THIS THE HIGHEST, MOST WINDSWEPT SITE IN CUMBRIA FOR G.H.
14 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 7 Adult Ling Fell Wythop Wythop Mill NY183283 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
14 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Whinlatter Forest Park Cockermouth NY180267 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
13 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Irton Fell Nether Wasdale NY134022 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson Cold wind but sunny
11 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Dent Fell Egremont NY035132 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson Cold but sunny
9 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Cumbria Way Longlands NY273364 VC70 Cumberland James Macgregor
9 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Claife Heights area Wray SD381975 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm day.
5 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 8 Adult Grike Ennerdale Bridge NY07651395 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson In regenerating clear felled area
5 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 9 Adult Grizedale Forest Coniston SD337979 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
4 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 6 Adult Whitestone Beck Stavely in Cartmel SD388850 VC69 Westmorland D Jackson On extensive lush Bilberry regrowth.
3 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Dent Fell Egremont NY05131276 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson
3 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Rydal Beck Ambleside NY366075 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Anderson 25317.jpeg
2 May 2020 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Lord Ling Oxen Park SD316887 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
27 Apr 2020 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Scout Scar Kendal SD497898 VC69 Westmorland Gary Lawrence seen during exercise walk from home 25221.jpeg
27 Apr 2020 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Hutton Roof Common Carnforth SD5557477624 VC69 Westmorland Mr. Bryan Yorke
25 Apr 2020 Green Hairstreak 31 Adult Kinniside Ennerdale Bridge NY077140 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson Count along the track to Crag Fell approx 1.5 miles
25 Apr 2020 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Hampsfell Allotment Lindale SD399799 VC69 Westmorland D Jackson
25 Apr 2020 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Swarth Fell Ennerdale Bridge NY06091196 VC70 Cumberland Jake Manson
24 Apr 2020 Green Hairstreak 8 Adult Kinniside Ennerdale Bridge NY060134 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
24 Apr 2020 Green Hairstreak 8 Adult Scout Scar Kendal SD486915 VC69 Westmorland Mary Traynor appearing over the top of the scar 25137.jpeg
23 Apr 2020 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Flatt Fell Cleator Moor NY046134 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
22 Apr 2020 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Underlaid Wood Hazelslack SD482787 VC69 Westmorland Lynne Farrell On open ground near limestone area
20 Apr 2020 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Kate's Farm Meathop SD437810 VC69 Westmorland D Jackson Nectaring on Lady's Smock
19 Apr 2020 Green Hairstreak 15 Adult Rusland Heights Rusland SD356898 VC69 Westmorland Allan Sumner
19 Apr 2020 Green Hairstreak 62 Adult Yewbarrow Rusland SD353875 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
18 Apr 2020 Green Hairstreak 4 Adult Heckbarley Ennerdale Bridge NY077140 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
18 Apr 2020 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Iron Keld bridleway Hawkshead NY29060837 VC69 Westmorland Gill Henwood OS outdoor leisure 7 map grid ref. The location box below is my (...)
18 Apr 2020 Green Hairstreak 35 Adult Grizedale Forest Coniston SD330980 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Conservative estimate.
12 Apr 2020 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Rusland Moss NNR Rusland SD334886 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
10 Sep 2019 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Ulverston footpath Ulverston SD289781 VC69 Westmorland Val Thornton Not sure what this wa but was very large with see through wings (...)
2 Aug 2019 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Brigsteer village Brigsteer SD484891 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 25oC 50% sun
28 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Satterthwaite Moor Satterthwaite SD320913 VC69 Westmorland D Jackson/Barbara Dixon Near Bilberry/heather
28 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult near Dent station Garsdale SD764877 VC65 North-west Yorkshire David Scudamore On heathland above Dent station about 1pm on day of sunny (...)
24 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 4 Adult High Arnside Tarn Skelwith Bridge NY330010 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny and breezy.
21 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 18 Adult Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD458837 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Very sunny from noon
21 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 12 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD447820 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Sunny and warm
19 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Red Moss Ennerdale Bridge NY077140 VC70 Cumberland Chris Snell Singleton resting on pine tree for 5 mins. No others seen.
19 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 10 Adult Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton in Furness SD223855 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 90 mins. 15c 80% sun.
19 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Tongue Intake Plantation Skelwith Bridge NY326024 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
18 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 4 Adult Bank House Moor Kirkby-in-Furness SD2481 VC69 Westmorland Mike Porter By road to High Bank House and on adjacent moorland.
17 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 50 Adult Jockey Shield area Carlisle NY569554 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan Sunny and windy 18degrees. Seen over wide area on bilberry and (...)
16 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 14 Adult Mythop Moss NR Mythop SD445815 VC69 Westmorland Bryan Ingleby/Kath Armstrong Bright sun, light breeze, 18degC
16 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Hutton Roof Burton-in-Kendal SD549777 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 18oC 60% sun breeze
16 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 4 Adult Limefit park Troutbeck NY418032 VC69 Westmorland Michael Hunt
16 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 6 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443819 VC69 Westmorland Philip Key
15 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 22 Adult Grizedale Forest Hawkshead SD337967 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Very warm
14 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult The Old Coach road Matterdale NY220378 VC70 Cumberland Peter Ritson
13 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Burns Beck Moss Killington SD595878 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Full sun, fresh S breeze. On gorse bush..
13 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Just East of Killington reservoir Killington SD598911 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey On Broom. 18714.jpeg
13 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Southerndale Beck Bassenthwaite NY24233035 VC70 Cumberland Paul Kennedy 18698.jpeg
12 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD433871 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 15oC 100% sun
12 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Berrier NY390298 VC70 Cumberland L Swift Sunning on warm stones
12 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Dalton Crags Burton-in-Kendal SD555774 VC69 Westmorland Linda 1st we have seen up here, on bracken near the trig.
12 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Howe Ridding Witherslack SD434878 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
2 May 2019 Green Hairstreak 4 Adult Rusland Moss NNR Bouth SD334886 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 13c. Partial sun.
30 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 30 Adult Glenridding Common Glenridding NY36201770 VC69 Westmorland Pete Barron
30 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 12 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD334826 VC69 Westmorland Tom Dunbar Major restoration work in hand on raised bog. Sightings close to (...)
29 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 25 Adult Walton Moss Brampton NY515673 VC70 Cumberland Martin Keiller Several on pines and birches, others on heathers or grasses. (...) 18513.jpeg
29 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 6 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY584250 VC69 Westmorland Neil McCall Probably several more, very hard to see if stationery.
29 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult High Dam (above) Finsthwaite SD360887 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans Cool and mainly cloudy.
29 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 137 Adult Meathop Moss Kendal SD4431781580 VC69 Westmorland Tom Dunbar Lindsey Gould Vast majority high on conifers; others active on small birches; (...) 18456.jpeg
28 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 39 Adult Walton Moss Brampton NY515673 VC70 Cumberland Peter Howard 14 degrees. 50% sunshine.
28 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 129 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579257 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
25 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult near Flass wood Loweswater NY142201 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Just S of path alongside Flass wood. Possibly 3 more?
24 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Crummock water Buttermere NY155183 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace Near path just before Low ling crag.
24 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Mellbreak Loweswater NY141201 VC70 Cumberland Helen Wallace
24 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Ennerdale Croasdale NY102167 VC70 Cumberland Peter Ritson on gorse
23 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Simpson Ground High Newton SD4082 VC69 Westmorland David Johnson
23 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 4 Adult Burns Beck Moss Sedbergh SD596880 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace On bilberry
22 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 100 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443818 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Sunny, easterly breeze. 10 seen on the open heath, but large (...) 18374.jpeg
22 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 164 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579257 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Joint visit with Tom Dunbar this morning. Big variation in (...) 18283.jpeg
21 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 18 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD444816 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 21oC Full sun
21 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 34 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD425826 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 21oC Full sun
21 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Yewbarrow Wood Witherslack SD435840 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 22oC Full sun
21 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 18 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD445820 VC69 Westmorland Margaret and David Eastlick sunny, 21 deg C wind Beaufort 1 picture effort 9/10 picture (...) 18330.jpeg
20 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Ireland Moss Bouth SD333845 VC69 Westmorland Tom Dunbar Water table very low - fire risk! 18220.jpeg
19 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 28 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443819 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 22oC 100% sun
19 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 21 Adult Meathop Moss Meathop SD443819 VC69 Westmorland D Jackson
19 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 28 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD334825 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
19 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 70 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD4383 VC69 Westmorland Tom Dunbar Several looking to oviposit on Bilberry. 18154.jpeg
19 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 130 Adult Savinhill and Helsington Mosses Witherslack SD4789 VC69 Westmorland Tom Dunbar Began roosting high on conifers from 3pm. Common Grn Hst (...) 18165.jpeg
18 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 17 Adult Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton in Furness SD225854 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 18c. Hazy.
17 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 24 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579257 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell First this year. 18081.jpeg
17 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 18 Adult Gummers How Newby Bridge SD3906988205 VC69 Westmorland Tom Dunbar Bilberry widspread but little yet in leaf. Site seemed heavily (...) 18040.jpeg
17 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 30 Adult Meathop Moss Grange over Sands SD443815 VC69 Westmorland Tom Dunbar 4pm - 15 preparing to roost in the conifers. 18045.jpeg
11 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 6 Adult High Dam Finsthwaite SD361889 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick sunny. little wind
9 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD458837 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Just a glimpse of sun, very windy.
9 Apr 2019 Green Hairstreak 7 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD447820 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Few glimpses of sun, windy.
11 Jun 2018 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult High Arnside Tarn Skelwith Bridge NY330010 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
10 Jun 2018 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Bank End Moss Broughton in Furness SD226859 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Hot
8 Jun 2018 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Oxen Park Oxen Park SD3188 VC69 Westmorland Tony Moverley (Argent Quite worn.
7 Jun 2018 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579257 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
5 Jun 2018 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Irton Fell Eskdale Green NY127019 VC70 Cumberland David Phillips On the edge of the wood/moor. Sunny 19c
5 Jun 2018 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Swindale Burnbanks NY522141 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
3 Jun 2018 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Finsthwaite Heights Finsthwaite SD359882 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
30 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Grike Ennerdale Bridge NY086139 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
30 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Foulshaw Moss Kendal SD457836 VC69 Westmorland Mark Pike
23 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD334884 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans
22 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Naddle Valley Head Haweswater, east of NY494135 VC69 Westmorland David Owen warm and sunny, light breeze
21 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD445815 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans
20 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD434880 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans
19 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Howe Ridding Witherslack SD434878 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
17 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Limefit park Townhead NY438063 VC69 Westmorland Michael Hunt
16 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 9 Adult Kinniside Ennerdale Bridge NY062122 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
16 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Kinniside Ennerdale Bridge NY065123 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
16 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 8 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY580257 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 10.10 am - 11.55 am Breezy 13051.jpeg
15 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Howe Ridding Witherslack SD434880 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 40 minute walk the length of Howe Ridding. Full sun. Temp. about (...)
14 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Burns Beck Moss Killington SD594879 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Sunny, light air. 13043.jpeg
14 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD459836 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans Spotted while working at Foulshaw - may have been lots more (...)
13 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 6 Adult Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton in Furness SD225855 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 100% sun. Wind 2. 12985.jpeg
13 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Limefit park Townhead NY438063 VC69 Westmorland Michael Hunt
13 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 12 Adult Grizedale Forest Hawkshead SD338970 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
13 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 8 Adult Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD459836 VC69 Westmorland Sonia Allen There were likely to be many more - flitting about all small (...)
13 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Whitbarrow Witherslack SD439867 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
12 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 12 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD445815 VC69 Westmorland Bryan Ingleby/Kath Armstrong 20degC,sunny
12 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 4 Adult Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton in Furness SD229858 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Far end of circular boardwalk, where path becomes grassy.
12 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 5 Adult Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton in Furness SD228858 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Either side of the old boardwalk.
12 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Duddon Mosses NNR Broughton in Furness SD225853 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
12 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 10 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD434808 VC69 Westmorland Kath Armstrong Found near the walkway on the edge of woodland near second info (...)
10 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 6 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD445815 VC69 Westmorland Bryan Ingleby/Kath Armstrong 19degC,sunny
7 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 20 Adult Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD458839 VC69 Westmorland Maria Pilling lots of them
7 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 10 Adult Grizedale Forest Hawkshead SD337967 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
6 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Grike Ennerdale Bridge NY085138 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
6 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD345808 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 100% sun. Near boardwalk.
6 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 11 Adult Foulshaw Moss Levens SD460830 VC69 Westmorland Rob McDougall
6 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 10 Adult Meathop Moss Levens SD447811 VC69 Westmorland Rob McDougall
5 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 7 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD444818 VC69 Westmorland Adam McVeigh
4 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 4 Adult Duddon Mosses NNR Foxfield SD219851 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans
1 May 2018 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Scar Common Oxen Park SD318872 VC69 Westmorland Richard Evans Unusual habitat? Open bracken/bluebell wood, no bilberry. 12820.jpeg
30 Apr 2018 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Foulshaw Moss Foulshaw SD457834 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick
29 Apr 2018 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Simpson Ground Cartmel Fell SD405863 VC69 Westmorland David Johnson feeding in dandelion
28 Apr 2018 Green Hairstreak 12 Adult Meathop Moss Meathop SD443819 VC69 Westmorland Tom and Felix Fitter
21 Apr 2018 Green Hairstreak 6 Adult Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD458837 VC69 Westmorland Mike Gregory Adders and hairstreaks! most of the hairstreaks seen in the (...)
21 Apr 2018 Green Hairstreak 30 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579257 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell 12749.jpeg
19 Apr 2018 Green Hairstreak 4 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD444818 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick full sun 20oC...3 were 'chasing' a Peacock! Freshly (...)
19 Apr 2018 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD458838 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Landed briefly on the new boardwalk to the east of the access (...)
19 Apr 2018 Green Hairstreak 4 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443819 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Full sun, westerly breeze, 20deg.C.
19 Apr 2018 Green Hairstreak 5 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD440817 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Full sun, westerly breeze, 20deg.C. 12696.jpeg
3 Jun 2017 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD458837 VC69 Westmorland Joseph Reavey
25 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Berrier NY394301 VC70 Cumberland Sarah Mitchell 9171.jpeg
23 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 50 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579257 VC69 Westmorland Martin Keiller Most very active, some just catching the late afternoon sun. 9239.jpeg
14 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Old Park Wood to Barker Scar Holker SD335776 VC69 Westmorland Colin & Jane Sharman
14 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD459836 VC69 Westmorland Janice Sutton 12333.jpeg
14 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 151 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579257 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
13 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Barker Scar Holker SD332782 VC69 Westmorland Colin &Jane Sharman
12 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 11 Adult Grike Ennerdale Bridge NY073138 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson In an area if approx 0.5 miles along the Black Potts track
12 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Kinniside Ennerdale Bridge NY062129 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
11 May 2017 Withheld Withheld Adult Withheld Withheld NY000000 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Withheld Withheld
11 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Meathop Moss Nature Reserve Witherslack SD447820 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 13.30 -14.45pm
10 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD459836 VC69 Westmorland Janice Sutton 12332.jpeg
9 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Howe Ridding Wood Witherslack SD435870 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 14oC 60% sun
9 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD436865 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 13oC 60% sun.
9 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Swindale Shap NY522144 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Never seen them here before. One flying and one on Thistle (...)
8 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 14 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD429832 VC69 Westmorland Andrew Rhodes All present on Bilberry plants under the Birch trees. Recorded (...)
8 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 8 Adult Burns Beck Moss Killington SD5987 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Only where sheltered from the strong north wind. 2 on Gorse bush (...) 8735.jpeg
8 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 36 Adult Whinlatter Forest Park Keswick NY203252 VC70 Cumberland Linda & Arthur Pennington
7 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Grizedale Forest Satterthwaite SD337968 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
5 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 40 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579257 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace One hour observation. Sunny & windy. 8681.jpeg
5 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 5 Adult Meathop Moss Nature Reserve Witherslack SD447820 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
5 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Gurnal Dubs, Potter fell Burneside SD501991 VC69 Westmorland Sue Shiels Sunny but very windy
4 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 159 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579257 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Sunny. Very windy. 8615.jpeg
4 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 180 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579257 VC69 Westmorland Tom Dunbar Correction: 3rd May 2017!
4 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 180 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY579257 VC69 Westmorland Tom Dunbar Astounding numbers in Beaufort force 5 wind. Excellent (...) 8588.jpeg
4 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Gait Barrows NNR Arnside SD4842277421 VC60 West Lancashire Tom Dunbar Late 30 mins visit.
4 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 23 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD428832 VC69 Westmorland Tom Dunbar Moss/ woodland edge and understory best habitat. 8622.jpeg
2 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 18 Adult Helsington Moss Brigsteer SD466891 VC69 Westmorland Tom Dunbar
1 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Kinniside Ennerdale Bridge NY061122 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
1 May 2017 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Kinniside Ennerdale Bridge NY061122 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
30 Apr 2017 Green Hairstreak 73 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY577256 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell
26 Apr 2017 Green Hairstreak 85 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY577256 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell 7oC so didn't expect to see so many. 62 seen in 20 mins then 23 (...) 8439.jpeg
24 Apr 2017 Green Hairstreak 14 Adult Gummer's How Newby Bridge SD391884 VC69 Westmorland Tom Dunbar Beaufort Force 6; 310 metres; well adapted species to the (...) 8435.jpeg
23 Apr 2017 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Old Scotch Road Killington SD598913 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey 20minutes, 10deg., strong southerly breeze, mostly sunny. Much (...)
23 Apr 2017 Green Hairstreak 42 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY577256 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell 6 seen initially then a further 36 in a different area when the (...) 8407.jpeg
23 Apr 2017 Green Hairstreak 36 Adult Meathop Moss Meathop SD443815 VC69 Westmorland Tom Dunbar 8419.jpeg
17 Apr 2017 Green Hairstreak 4 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD4483 VC69 Westmorland Mike Gregory close to the entrance gate in tall dry grasses
17 Apr 2017 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Hallsenna Moor National Nature Reserve Drigg NY065005 VC70 Cumberland Nigel Voaden
9 Apr 2017 Green Hairstreak 10 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD447820 VC69 Westmorland Mike Gregory on a cool but sunny morning sightings generally in warm (...)
9 Apr 2017 Green Hairstreak 6 Adult Foulshaw Moss Grange over Sands SD459832 VC69 Westmorland Nigel Maden warm sunny with breeze
9 Apr 2017 Green Hairstreak 7 Adult Meathop Moss Grange over Sands SD443817 VC69 Westmorland Nigel Maden warm sunny with breeze
8 Apr 2017 Green Hairstreak 10 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD447820 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon 11.50-13.30
8 Apr 2017 Green Hairstreak 8 Adult Meathop Moss Meathop SD443815 VC69 Westmorland Tom Dunbar 90 mins Ideal weather 8285.jpeg
8 Apr 2017 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD432825 VC69 Westmorland Tom Dunbar
2 Apr 2017 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Foulshaw Moss Grange over Sands SD458837 VC69 Westmorland Mike Gregory close to the entrance hut in bright sunshine
25 Mar 2017 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Meathop Moss Nature Reserve Witherslack SD443816 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick just emerged....possibly 1st in UK at this very early site.
5 Jun 2016 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Irton Fell Eskdale Green NY126020 VC70 Cumberland Steven Holmes
1 Jun 2016 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD434878 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 18oC 20% sun
31 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Rusland SD336877 VC69 Westmorland Karen Bullimore
30 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY144025 VC70 Cumberland Ewan Munro
30 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Whinlatter Keswick NY214253 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
29 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Ling Fell Wythop Mill NY180282 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
27 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Talkin Fell Brampton NY571565 VC70 Cumberland Karen Mclellan My first ever sighting, on heather
23 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 5 Adult High Dam (above) Finsthwaite SD361890 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
22 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Stang End marsh Skelwith Bridge NY328022 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
20 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD457842 VC69 Westmorland Karen Bullimore
13 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD435871 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 15oC only 10% sun
13 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult High Fam above Finsthwaite SD360890 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
9 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 5 Adult Graythwaite Finsthwaite SD361890 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
9 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 45 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY580256 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell 18 seen in same location as yesterday, over 10 mins. 27 seen in (...) 4808.jpeg
8 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Kinniside Ennerdale Bridge NY061134 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
8 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 4 Adult Ling Fell Wythop Wythop Mill NY177283 VC70 Cumberland John Callion
8 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 8 Adult Cliburn Moss NNR Cliburn NY580256 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell 4772.jpeg
7 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 5 Adult Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD433869 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 20oC 60% sun
6 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 22 Adult Pica Workington NY024205 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton
5 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Graythwaite Finsthwaite SD365908 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick on private land by permission
5 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Graythwaite Finsthwaite SD360895 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick on private land by permission
5 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Graythwaite Finsthwaite SD359896 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick on private land by permission
4 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 5 Adult Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD458837 VC69 Westmorland Michael Foley Near car-park including a mating pair. 4724.jpeg
2 May 2016 Green Hairstreak 5 Adult Meathop Moss Meathop SD444819 VC69 Westmorland Steven Holmes 4720.jpeg
27 Apr 2016 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Kinniside Ennerdale Bridge NY060122 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
22 Apr 2016 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult High Dam (above) Finsthwaite SD361890 VC69 Westmorland David Eastlick
21 Apr 2016 Green Hairstreak 6 Adult Whitbarrow White Scar Witherslack SD459848 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 20oC On flowering Laural
21 Apr 2016 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Geltsdale Castle Carrock NY5654 VC70 Cumberland Peter Howard 18 deg, sunny, breezy. 3.30pm sheltered behind wall
21 Apr 2016 Green Hairstreak 30 Adult Meathop Moss Ulpha SD447820 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell Sunny 4685.jpeg
20 Apr 2016 Green Hairstreak 13 Adult Meathop Moss Ulpha SD447820 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon Sunny
20 Apr 2016 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD459835 VC69 Westmorland Michael Foley Warm and sunny 4664.jpeg
20 Apr 2016 Green Hairstreak 15 Adult Meathop Moss Ulpha SD447820 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Warm day
10 Apr 2016 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Meathop Moss Ulpha SD456837 VC69 Westmorland Nigel Maden 2pm sunny with cold breeze 4619.png
9 Apr 2016 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD441819 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace 1.30pm. Sunny but cool breeze.
30 Jun 2015 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Danny Bridge Sedbergh SD696912 VC65 North-west Yorkshire Stuart Sharp
27 Jun 2015 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY100018 VC70 Cumberland N Godden, C Clay Egg laying
12 Jun 2015 Green Hairstreak 10 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY130019 VC70 Cumberland Allan Rodda Some very tatty
11 Jun 2015 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Harter Fell Seathwaite Duddon Valley SD213992 VC70 Cumberland James Brockbank
11 Jun 2015 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Geltsdale Brampton NY5654 VC70 Cumberland Peter Howard mid morning
8 Jun 2015 Green Hairstreak 7 Adult Blakley Ennerdale Bridge NY070135 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
4 Jun 2015 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Irton Fell Santon Bridge NY130019 VC70 Cumberland Tom Dunbar
23 May 2015 Green Hairstreak 22 Adult Old Scotch Road verge Killington SD596881 VC69 Westmorland Sarah Mitchell 2024.jpeg
15 May 2015 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Kinniside Ennerdale Bridge NY071138 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson
15 May 2015 Green Hairstreak 6 Adult Baugh Fell Sedbergh SD7092 VC65 North-west Yorkshire Stuart Sharp
15 May 2015 Green Hairstreak 5 Adult Whitbarrow Witherslack SD438871 VC69 Westmorland Tom Dunbar At least one looking to lay.
13 May 2015 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Killington Reservoir shore Killington SD598912 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey
13 May 2015 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Killington, footpath from Old Scotch Road Killington SD598911 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Chasing each other and settling on Broom bush. 1978.jpeg
13 May 2015 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Old Scotch Road verge opposite Burns Beck Moss Killington SD595877 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey
13 May 2015 Green Hairstreak 12 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD439818 VC69 Westmorland Rob McDougall
4 May 2015 Green Hairstreak 4 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD439827 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 14oC Bright/some sun.What a difference a week of cold weather (...)
23 Apr 2015 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Whitbarrow White Scar Witherslack SD459849 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 21oC and bright sun. What a great sight.
23 Apr 2015 Green Hairstreak 18 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD442818 VC69 Westmorland Karen Bullimore
22 Apr 2015 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Whitbarrow White Scar Witherslack SD430844 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace
21 Apr 2015 Green Hairstreak 36 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD444818 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 18oC and bright sun
21 Apr 2015 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Foulshaw Moss Levens SD458839 VC69 Westmorland David Stevenson male flying. Bright sunny , calm day
21 Apr 2015 Green Hairstreak 16 Adult Meathop Moss Grange over Sands SD442818 VC69 Westmorland Ian Tallon
21 Apr 2015 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD458837 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards
21 Apr 2015 Green Hairstreak 40 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD447820 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards Conservative estimate.
20 Apr 2015 Green Hairstreak 12 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD430844 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Sunny
18 Apr 2015 Green Hairstreak 21 Adult Meathop Moss Meathop SD444818 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick 17oC, sunny and good to see this species re-cover if slowly.
16 Apr 2015 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Nichols Moss Witherslack SD427830 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick 11C and overcast.
9 Apr 2015 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD444821 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick I never thought my first freshly emerged butterfly of the year (...)
9 Apr 2015 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD442819 VC69 Westmorland Helen Wallace Close to boardwalk. My 1st ever. Landed on my shoulder.
6 Jun 2014 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Irton Fell Eskdale NY131021 VC70 Cumberland Steven Flynn 520.jpeg
20 May 2014 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Whinfell Forest, Center Parcs Penrith NY575270 VC69 Westmorland Emma Tapp first record for Whinfell, however this may have been missed in (...)
18 May 2014 Green Hairstreak 45 Adult Rulsten Heights Finsthwaite SD354884 VC69 Westmorland David Hardaker Must be well into three figures across the area with most (...) 410.jpeg
18 May 2014 Green Hairstreak 16 Adult Pica Workington NY024205 VC70 Cumberland K Hamilton 374.jpeg
17 May 2014 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult White Esk Ennerdale Bridge NY078133 VC70 Cumberland Barbara Nelson Early morning walk with dog windy but full sunshine 10.00
14 May 2014 Green Hairstreak 15 Adult Warton Crag Warton SD493725 VC60 West Lancashire Chris Winnick 20c on a south facing slope. A superb LANCASHIRE site....welll (...)
29 Apr 2014 Green Hairstreak 50 Adult Foulshaw Moss Grange over Sands SD457835 VC69 Westmorland Martin Chadwick THE RESERVE REOPENS ON 30TH APRIL. NEW BOARDWALKS INCLUDING A (...)
28 Apr 2014 Green Hairstreak 2 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD442819 VC69 Westmorland Brian
28 Apr 2014 Green Hairstreak 10 Adult Burns Beck Moss Killington SD594878 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey On Bilberry.
28 Apr 2014 Green Hairstreak 3 Adult Old Scotch Road verge Killington SD597912 VC69 Westmorland John Mounsey Many fewer than a few years ago at this site. Still early for (...)
27 Apr 2014 Green Hairstreak 12 Adult Hallsenna Moor National Nature Reserve Seascale NY063005 VC70 Cumberland Brian Wonderful site of spiralling males - probably many more in other (...)
24 Apr 2014 Green Hairstreak 1 Adult Pool Bank Witherslack SD428879 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick Fantastic place for bluebells!
20 Apr 2014 Green Hairstreak 50 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD443819 VC69 Westmorland Mo Richards I didn't count them - they were numerous in sunshine.
15 Apr 2014 Green Hairstreak 41 Adult Meathop Moss Witherslack SD453861 VC69 Westmorland Chris Winnick Good to see what was prodably the finest colony in NW England (...)
11 Apr 2014 Green Hairstreak 12 Adult Meathop Moss Grange over Sands SD442818 VC69 Westmorland R. Eddleston first of the season for me