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EFC Centre at Wat Tyler Country ParkWe are normally open to the public at every Saturday, Sunday and bank holiday 11am-4pm, check. We are also open on Wednesdays 10am-4pm.
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Record Stag Beetle
Record Misumena crab spider
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B lack-tailed Skimmer B!ack- tailed Godwit in winter plumage baby bugs Bactra furfurana Bactra furfurana 2 Bactra lancealana 2 Bactra lancealana 3 Bactra lancealana. Bactra robustana Badister unipustulatus Ballus chalybeius Ballus chalybeius subadult male Banded Damoiselle (M)  Calopteryx splendens  Banded Demoiselle - 19th June 2013 Barking land behind foreshore now destroyed Barking Levels 2005 destroyed Barking PFA Lagoons dune Barking PFA remant 2005 Barling Gravel Pit in 1973. Barn Owl Barn Owl 2 Barn Owl 3 Barn Owl chick Barred Hook-tip Barred Hook-tip 2 Barred Red Barred Sallow 2 Barred Sallow 3 Barred Sallow 4 Barred Sallow Tiliacea aurago Barred Straw Barred Straw 2 Barred Umber   Plagodis pulveraria barred Yellow 2 Barred Yellow. Bathysolen nubilus Batia lunaris Batia unitella Batrachedra pinicolella. Batrachedra praeangusta Batrachedra praeangusta. Battarraea phalloides - Sandy Stilt Puffball 2009 Battarrea phalloides Beaded Chestnut Beaded Chestnut  Agrochola lychnidis Beaded Chestnut  Agrochola lychnidis  2 Beaded Chestnut 2 Beaded Chestnut 3 Beautiful carpet Beautiful Carpet 2 Beautiful Carpet. Beautiful China Mark. Beautiful China-mark  Beautiful China-mark 2 Beautiful demoiselle Beautiful demoiselle female Beautiful demoiselle male Beautiful Golden Y 2 Beautiful Golden Y. Beautiful Hook-tip 2 Beautiful Hook-Tip. Beautiful Marbled Beautiful Snout Beautifull Hook-tip 3 Bedellia somnulentella Bedellia somnulentella. Bedraggled Bedstraw Hawk Moth 1 Bedstraw hawk Moth 2 Bee 1 Bee 2 Bee fly Bee fly  Villa modesta Bee Moth (Aphomia sociella) Bee Moth (Aphomia sociella) 2 Male Bee Moth Female. Bee on Ragwort Bee Orchid mutant Bee Wolf Philanthus triangulum 6th July 2018 Belfairs Wood Bembecia ichneumoniformis Berytinus hirticornis female Bianor aurocinctus Bibio marci (1 May 2011) Bibio marci - 2 (1 May 2011) Birch Mocha Birch Shield Bug Bird's Wing Bird's Wing  Dypterygia scabriuscula  4 Bird's Wing  Dypterygia scabriuscula 2 Birds Wing Birds Wing 2 Birdswing Bisigna procerella 1 Bisigna procerella 2 Bisigna procerella 3 Biston betularia 5 Black Arches 2 Black Arches 3 Black Arches 4 Black Arches 5 Black Arches aberration Black Arches pupa Black Arches. Black Footed Polypore - 7th October 2013 Black Rustic Black Rustic   Aporophyla nigra Black Rustic 2 Black Slow Worm Black Snipe Fly in Hainault Forest Black-headed Gull Black-spotted Longhorn Beetle. Black-striped Longhorn Beetle Black-tailed Godwits summer plumage Blackbird Blackneck Blackneck 2 Blackneck. Blair's Shoulder-knot 2 Blairs Mocha Blairs Mocha 2 Blairs Shoulder-knot Blastobasis adustella Blastobasis adustella 4 Blastobasis adustella. Blastobasis lacticolella Blastobasis lacticolella 2 Blastobasis lacticolella 3 Blastobasis lacticolella 4 Blastodacna hellerella Blastodacna hellerella 2. Blastodacna hellerella 5 Blastodacna hellerella 6 Blastodacna hellerella. Bleu Bordered Carpet Blood-vein Blossom Underwing Blotched Emerald Blotched Emerald 2 Blotched Emerald 3 Blue House Farm EWT Reserve - turning on the wind pump Blue House Farm EWT Reserve in the snow Blue Shield Bug Blue-bordered Carpet Blue-bordered Carpet 2 Blue-bordered Carpet 3 Bluebells Blurry Picture of Rasberry Clearwing Moth. Boletus betulicola Bombus hortorum Bombus humilis Bombus humilis map Bombus humilis map 1 Bombus humilis map 2 Bombus hypnorum Bombus hypnorum male Bombus Hypnorum mating Bombus hypnorum worker Bombus lapidarius Bombus lucorum Bombus lucorum sens. str. Bombus pascuorum Bombus pratorum Bombus ruderarius Bombus sylvarum male Bombus sylvarum on Red Clover Bombus sylvarum queen on red clover Bombus terrestris Bombus vestalis Bombylius Bombylius major Bombylius major flight1 Bombylius major in flight Bombylius major March 2012 Bombylius major on Choisya ternata 'Sundance' flower Bombylius major pair Bombylius major-1 Bordered Beauty Bordered Beauty  Epione repandaria Bordered Beauty. Bordered Pug Bordered Pug1 Bordered Sallow Bordered Sallow2 Bordered Straw Bordered Straw   Heliothis peltigera Bordered Straw   Heliothis peltigera  3 Bordered Straw  Heliothis peltigera   1 Bordered Straw  Heliothis peltigera  4 Bordered White 2 Bordered White. Borkhausana fuscescens 2 Borkhausenia fuscescens Borkhausenia fuscescens 3 Bottle Trapping for newts Box Bug Boxworm Moth Brachinus crepitans Brachmia blandella Brachmia Blandella 2 Brachmia blandella 3 Brachycarenus tigrinus Brachypalpoides lentus Bradwell Bird Hut Bradwell Bird Observatory hut Bradwell Bird Observatory hut 2 Bradwell Bird Observatory hut 3 Bradwell St Peter's Bramble Shoot Moth (Epiblema uddmanniana) Brassica Bug Brent Geese Brent Geese in flight Brick Brick   Agrochola circellaris Brick  Agrochola circellaris 2 Brick 2 Bright Line Brown Eye. Bright-line Brown-eye Bright-line Brown-eye  Lacanobia oleracea Bright-line Brown-eye  Lacanobia oleracea   2 Brimstone Brimstone  Opisthograptis luteolata Brimstone larva on Alder Buckthorn Brimstone Moth Brimstone Moth 1 Brindled Beauty Brindled Beauty  Lycia hirtaria Brindled Beauty. Brindled Green Brindled Green 2  Brindled Pug 2 Brindled Pug 3 Brindled Pug 5 Brindled Pug ab. hirschkei Brindled Pug. Brindled White-spot Broad - Bodied Chaser Broad Barred White. Broad Bodied Chaser - 18th June 2013 Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing 2 Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing Broken Barred Carpet Broken-barred Carpet Broken-barred Carpet  Electrophaes corylata Broken-barred Carpet on 06.05.2011 Bronze shield bug (Eysarcoris fabricii) Broom Hill Thames Terrace grassland Broom Moth larva Broom Tip. Brown Argus  Brown argus butterfly Brown China Mark Brown Hairstreak Brown Hare Brown Hares Brown Line Bright Eye. Brown rat collected by cat Brown Rat Rattus norvegicus Brown Rustic Brown Rustic 2 Brown Scallop Brown Silver-line Moth Brown Silver-line Petrophora chlorosata Brown Spot Pinion Brown Spot Pinion 2. Brown-line Bright Eye  Mythimna conigera  3 Brown-line Bright Eye  Mythimna conigera 2 Brown-line Bright Eye 2 Brown-spot Pinion   Agrochola litura Brown-spot Pinion 3 Brown-tail 2 Brown-Tail. Brown-tailed Moth caterpillar Brown-tailed Moth caterpillars Brown-tailed Moth caterpillars.  Bruchus brachialis Bruchus brachialis 2 Brussels Lace. bryony ladybird Bryony Ladybird Henosepilidana argus Bryotropha affinis Bryotropha affinis 2 Bryotropha affinis 3 Bryotropha domestica Bryotropha domestica 2 Bryotropha domestica 4 Bryotropha senectella Bryotropha terrella Bryotropha terrella 2 Bryotropha terrella 4 Bryotropha terrella 5 Bucculatrix albedinella Bucculatrix albedinella mines. Bucculatrix bechsteinella Bucculatrix bechsteinella  4 Bucculatrix bechsteinella. Bucculatrix cidarella. Bucculatrix nigricomella Bucculatrix nigricomella 2 Bucculatrix nigricomella. Bucculatrix thoracella 2 Bucculatrix thoracella 3 Bucculatrix thoracella mine. Bucculatrix thoracella. Bucculatrix ulmella 2 Bucculatrix ulmella 5 Bucculatrix ulmella mines. Bucculatrix ulmella. Buff Arches 2 Buff Arches 3 Buff Arches 4 Buff Arches. Buff Ermine   Spilosoma lutea Buff Ermine 2 Buff Ermine 3 Buff Ermine 4 Buff Ermine 5 Buff Ermine. Buff Footman Buff Footman 2 Buff Footman 3 Buff Tip Buff Tip Cat. Buff Tip. Buff-tip 2 Buff-tip 5 bug Bulpeurum tenuissimum leaf Bulrush Wainscot 2 Bulrush Wainscot. Bupleurum tenuissimum Bupleurum tenuissimum flowers Bupleurum tenuissimum fruit Burbished Brass 2 Burnet companion moth Burnished Brass Burnished Brass 3 Burnished Brass aberration Bush Cricket Bushy Wood Buttoned Snout Buttoned Snout 2 Buttoned Snout 3 Buttoned Snout 4 Buttoned Snout 5 By the River Roding - 4 (20 May 2011)

B lack-tailed Skimmer
B!ack- tailed Godwit in winter plumage
baby bugs
Bactra furfurana
Bactra furfurana 2
Bactra lancealana 2
Bactra lancealana 3
Bactra lancealana.
Bactra robustana
Badister unipustulatus
Ballus chalybeius
Ballus chalybeius subadult male
Banded Damoiselle (M) Calopteryx splendens
Banded Demoiselle - 19th June 2013
Barking land behind foreshore now destroyed
Barking Levels 2005 destroyed
Barking PFA Lagoons dune
Barking PFA remant 2005
Barling Gravel Pit in 1973.
Barn Owl
Barn Owl 2
Barn Owl 3
Barn Owl chick
Barred Hook-tip
Barred Hook-tip 2
Barred Red
Barred Sallow 2
Barred Sallow 3
Barred Sallow 4
Barred Sallow Tiliacea aurago
Barred Straw
Barred Straw 2
Barred Umber Plagodis pulveraria
barred Yellow 2
Barred Yellow.
Bathysolen nubilus
Batia lunaris
Batia unitella
Batrachedra pinicolella.
Batrachedra praeangusta
Batrachedra praeangusta.
Battarraea phalloides - Sandy Stilt Puffball 2009
Battarrea phalloides
Beaded Chestnut
Beaded Chestnut Agrochola lychnidis
Beaded Chestnut Agrochola lychnidis 2
Beaded Chestnut 2
Beaded Chestnut 3
Beautiful carpet
Beautiful Carpet 2
Beautiful Carpet.
Beautiful China Mark.
Beautiful China-mark
Beautiful China-mark 2
Beautiful demoiselle
Beautiful demoiselle female
Beautiful demoiselle male
Beautiful Golden Y 2
Beautiful Golden Y.
Beautiful Hook-tip 2
Beautiful Hook-Tip.
Beautiful Marbled
Beautiful Snout
Beautifull Hook-tip 3
Bedellia somnulentella
Bedellia somnulentella.
Bedraggled
Bedstraw Hawk Moth 1
Bedstraw hawk Moth 2
Bee 1
Bee 2
Bee fly
Bee fly Villa modesta
Bee Moth (Aphomia sociella)
Bee Moth (Aphomia sociella) 2 Male
Bee Moth Female.
Bee on Ragwort
Bee Orchid mutant
Bee Wolf Philanthus triangulum 6th July 2018
Belfairs Wood
Bembecia ichneumoniformis
Berytinus hirticornis female
Bianor aurocinctus
Bibio marci (1 May 2011)
Bibio marci - 2 (1 May 2011)
Birch Mocha
Birch Shield Bug
Bird's Wing
Bird's Wing Dypterygia scabriuscula 4
Bird's Wing Dypterygia scabriuscula 2
Birds Wing
Birds Wing 2
Birdswing
Bisigna procerella 1
Bisigna procerella 2
Bisigna procerella 3
Biston betularia 5
Black Arches 2
Black Arches 3
Black Arches 4
Black Arches 5
Black Arches aberration
Black Arches pupa
Black Arches.
Black Footed Polypore - 7th October 2013
Black Rustic
Black Rustic Aporophyla nigra
Black Rustic 2
Black Slow Worm
Black Snipe Fly in Hainault Forest
Black-headed Gull
Black-spotted Longhorn Beetle.
Black-striped Longhorn Beetle
Black-tailed Godwits summer plumage
Blackbird
Blackneck
Blackneck 2
Blackneck.
Blair's Shoulder-knot 2
Blairs Mocha
Blairs Mocha 2
Blairs Shoulder-knot
Blastobasis adustella
Blastobasis adustella 4
Blastobasis adustella.
Blastobasis lacticolella
Blastobasis lacticolella 2
Blastobasis lacticolella 3
Blastobasis lacticolella 4
Blastodacna hellerella
Blastodacna hellerella 2.
Blastodacna hellerella 5
Blastodacna hellerella 6
Blastodacna hellerella.
Bleu Bordered Carpet
Blood-vein
Blossom Underwing
Blotched Emerald
Blotched Emerald 2
Blotched Emerald 3
Blue House Farm EWT Reserve - turning on the wind pump
Blue House Farm EWT Reserve in the snow
Blue Shield Bug
Blue-bordered Carpet
Blue-bordered Carpet 2
Blue-bordered Carpet 3
Bluebells
Blurry Picture of Rasberry Clearwing Moth.
Boletus betulicola
Bombus hortorum
Bombus humilis
Bombus humilis map
Bombus humilis map 1
Bombus humilis map 2
Bombus hypnorum
Bombus hypnorum male
Bombus Hypnorum mating
Bombus hypnorum worker
Bombus lapidarius
Bombus lucorum
Bombus lucorum sens. str.
Bombus pascuorum
Bombus pratorum
Bombus ruderarius
Bombus sylvarum male
Bombus sylvarum on Red Clover
Bombus sylvarum queen on red clover
Bombus terrestris
Bombus vestalis
Bombylius
Bombylius major
Bombylius major flight1
Bombylius major in flight
Bombylius major March 2012
Bombylius major on Choisya ternata 'Sundance' flower
Bombylius major pair
Bombylius major-1
Bordered Beauty
Bordered Beauty Epione repandaria
Bordered Beauty.
Bordered Pug
Bordered Pug1
Bordered Sallow
Bordered Sallow2
Bordered Straw
Bordered Straw Heliothis peltigera
Bordered Straw Heliothis peltigera 3
Bordered Straw Heliothis peltigera 1
Bordered Straw Heliothis peltigera 4
Bordered White 2
Bordered White.
Borkhausana fuscescens 2
Borkhausenia fuscescens
Borkhausenia fuscescens 3
Bottle Trapping for newts
Box Bug
Boxworm Moth
Brachinus crepitans
Brachmia blandella
Brachmia Blandella 2
Brachmia blandella 3
Brachycarenus tigrinus
Brachypalpoides lentus
Bradwell Bird Hut
Bradwell Bird Observatory hut
Bradwell Bird Observatory hut 2
Bradwell Bird Observatory hut 3
Bradwell St Peter's
Bramble Shoot Moth (Epiblema uddmanniana)
Brassica Bug
Brent Geese
Brent Geese in flight
Brick
Brick Agrochola circellaris
Brick Agrochola circellaris 2
Brick 2
Bright Line Brown Eye.
Bright-line Brown-eye
Bright-line Brown-eye Lacanobia oleracea
Bright-line Brown-eye Lacanobia oleracea 2
Brimstone
Brimstone Opisthograptis luteolata
Brimstone larva on Alder Buckthorn
Brimstone Moth
Brimstone Moth 1
Brindled Beauty
Brindled Beauty Lycia hirtaria
Brindled Beauty.
Brindled Green
Brindled Green 2
Brindled Pug 2
Brindled Pug 3
Brindled Pug 5
Brindled Pug ab. hirschkei
Brindled Pug.
Brindled White-spot
Broad - Bodied Chaser
Broad Barred White.
Broad Bodied Chaser - 18th June 2013
Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing
Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing 2
Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing
Broken Barred Carpet
Broken-barred Carpet
Broken-barred Carpet Electrophaes corylata
Broken-barred Carpet on 06.05.2011
Bronze shield bug (Eysarcoris fabricii)
Broom Hill Thames Terrace grassland
Broom Moth larva
Broom Tip.
Brown Argus
Brown argus butterfly
Brown China Mark
Brown Hairstreak
Brown Hare
Brown Hares
Brown Line Bright Eye.
Brown rat collected by cat
Brown Rat Rattus norvegicus
Brown Rustic
Brown Rustic 2
Brown Scallop
Brown Silver-line Moth
Brown Silver-line Petrophora chlorosata
Brown Spot Pinion
Brown Spot Pinion 2.
Brown-line Bright Eye Mythimna conigera 3
Brown-line Bright Eye Mythimna conigera 2
Brown-line Bright Eye 2
Brown-spot Pinion Agrochola litura
Brown-spot Pinion 3
Brown-tail 2
Brown-Tail.
Brown-tailed Moth caterpillar
Brown-tailed Moth caterpillars
Brown-tailed Moth caterpillars.
Bruchus brachialis
Bruchus brachialis 2
Brussels Lace.
bryony ladybird
Bryony Ladybird Henosepilidana argus
Bryotropha affinis
Bryotropha affinis 2
Bryotropha affinis 3
Bryotropha domestica
Bryotropha domestica 2
Bryotropha domestica 4
Bryotropha senectella
Bryotropha terrella
Bryotropha terrella 2
Bryotropha terrella 4
Bryotropha terrella 5
Bucculatrix albedinella
Bucculatrix albedinella mines.
Bucculatrix bechsteinella
Bucculatrix bechsteinella 4
Bucculatrix bechsteinella.
Bucculatrix cidarella.
Bucculatrix nigricomella
Bucculatrix nigricomella 2
Bucculatrix nigricomella.
Bucculatrix thoracella 2
Bucculatrix thoracella 3
Bucculatrix thoracella mine.
Bucculatrix thoracella.
Bucculatrix ulmella 2
Bucculatrix ulmella 5
Bucculatrix ulmella mines.
Bucculatrix ulmella.
Buff Arches 2
Buff Arches 3
Buff Arches 4
Buff Arches.
Buff Ermine Spilosoma lutea
Buff Ermine 2
Buff Ermine 3
Buff Ermine 4
Buff Ermine 5
Buff Ermine.
Buff Footman
Buff Footman 2
Buff Footman 3
Buff Tip
Buff Tip Cat.
Buff Tip.
Buff-tip 2
Buff-tip 5
bug
Bulpeurum tenuissimum leaf
Bulrush Wainscot 2
Bulrush Wainscot.
Bupleurum tenuissimum
Bupleurum tenuissimum flowers
Bupleurum tenuissimum fruit
Burbished Brass 2
Burnet companion moth
Burnished Brass
Burnished Brass 3
Burnished Brass aberration
Bush Cricket
Bushy Wood
Buttoned Snout
Buttoned Snout 2
Buttoned Snout 3
Buttoned Snout 4
Buttoned Snout 5
By the River Roding - 4 (20 May 2011)