Fauna of Portland Park

Portland Park is home to a rich diversity of animals and insects. Here a small selection of some of things to see from butterflys to snakes.
  • Common Blue Butterfly

    Common Blue

  • Grass Snake

    Grass Snake

  • Meadow Brown Butterfly

    Meadow Brown

  • Water Vole

    Water Vole

  • Six-spot Burnet moth

    Six Spot Burnet - Moth

Further information and resources
Please see below for further information, related links and additional resources to the animals and insects that frequent Portland Park.
Related links
Credits
Grass Snake Credit: Stephen Courtney (user:biocruiser)
Six Spot Burnet Credit: "Sechsfleck-Widderchen Bild 2" by Flugwapsch62 - Own work.
All other photography © 2014 David Chadburn. All Rights Reserved.
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Flora
Flora of Portland Park
Birds - Chaffinch
Birds of Portland Park
Fauna - Grass Snake
Fauna of Portland Park
Geology - Dolomitic Limestone
Geology of Portland Park
Walks - Bottom path, Portland Park
Walks of Portland Park
History - Bess of Hardwick
History of Portland Park