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  1. Gastronaut

    UKLeps and moth eggs

    Anyone know what has happened to the (previously) excellent UKLeps website? Every link just brings up the message "403 Forbidden" for me now. This used to be the best resource for photos of non-adult stages of UK moths. In its absence, can anyone suggest another site with photos of moth eggs...
  2. Gastronaut

    Never Mind the Wind Farms

    Cross-Channel 'flying ferries' concept revealed for Portsmouth route What could be more hazardous to seabirds than giant propellers stood in the sea? How about ones skimming metres above the sea at 180mph! Coming to a ferry route near you by 2025, apparently, is the flying ferry. Passenger...
  3. Gastronaut

    Conv Hawk help needed please

    Can anyone suggest an alternative food plant for Conv Hawk larvae? Last of the bindweed is disappearing fast and they're stubbornly refusing to eat anything else.
  4. Gastronaut

    Tree-Lichen Beauty in Surrey

    Can anyone please tell me the current status of Tree-lichen Beauty in E. Surrey. Are they resident here these days or still only occurring as immigrants? I'm on holiday here and caught two last night to an actinic trap, also one Rush Veneer.
  5. Gastronaut

    moth recording software

    Can anyone please recommend any software suitable for entering large numbers of moth records with minimum effort - which works on Mac. Thanks
  6. Gastronaut

    Before They Ruin Everything

    Surprised there's not a thread on this already ... maybe there is and I just didn't see it. Please sign the online petition to stop the govt. scrapping our environmental laws on the basis they are just inconvenient "red tape" getting in the way of business...
  7. Gastronaut

    Best cheap camera for digi-binsing?

    Anyone got any suggestions which is the best cheap camera around for taking photos through your bins (particularly Swarovskis if it makes a difference). Cheers
  8. Gastronaut

    Best eyepiece for seawatching

    Can anyone suggest which eyepiece for the ED 82 would be the best for seawatching and seawatching only - other circumstances covered on plenty of other threads. In particular what are the pros & cons of the zoom versus fixed x50 wide? I've seen mention on other threads of not being able to use...
  9. Gastronaut


    Hi all, Just joined to look at a particular photo yet when I try to look at it it still tells me I have to register. Still by posting this I should at least get rid of that horrid yellow message. :stuck: