Your Place and Mine
went down to Creggan Country Park
Moth day at Creggan
Yellow Underwing to Frosted Orange - Londonderry goes
The UK and Ireland have a large population of moth varieties
- thousands of them in fact - all different shapes, sizes
Many areas of Northern Ireland, especially the North West
have very little data on their moth populations. Yet moths
are vital to the survival of our native birdlife and wildlife.
On Friday September 18th, environmental expert, Kerry Leonard,
Creggan Country Park and Derry City Council attempted
to record some moth species in Derry with the help of
some local people mad about moths.
Listen as Kerry Leonard and Deirdre
Donnelly spend a night catching moths.