This video is called Scandinavian Butterflies Part 1.
And here is Part 2.
On 2, 3, and 4 August, butterflies were counted everywhere in gardens in the Netherlands.
177,670 butterflies (and moths) of 36 species were counted.
The top 10 were:
1. Peacock (38319 x)
2. Silver Y moth (30961 x)
3. Small white (15956 x)
4. Small tortoiseshell (11625 x)
5. Large white (11529 x)
6. Brimstone (8544 x)
7. Red admiral(8139 x)
8. Large skipper (6398 x)
9. Painted lady (6207 x)
10. Mint moth (5212 x)
See also here.
- Sun shines on UK butterflies (bbc.co.uk)
- Bonanza of butterflies hits UK thanks to heatwave (express.co.uk)
- Butterflies – Get counting! (wildlifecorrespondentmhp.wordpress.com)
- WILDLIFE : UK butterfly numbers at ‘historic low’, warn charity (environmentaleducationuk.wordpress.com)
- Warm summer helps butterflies bounce back in the UK (guardian.co.uk)
- Butterflies in the Evening Meadow (alvecotewood.wordpress.com)
- Butterfly numbers at ‘historic low’ (bbc.co.uk)
- @ChirlGirl: Moths Are Beautiful, Too! (v1019.cbslocal.com)
- Attenborough urges public to count butterflies (itv.com)
- Do you still spot the same butterflies you saw in childhood? (telegraph.co.uk)