Dales National Park
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The main meadow area runs either side of the stream S2 and S5 in particular and here Small heath, Common Blue, Small Skipper favour, whiel large skipper is largely confined to S5Wall has been seen is small number in S6 and 7 and Meadow browns favour S7 Ringlets prefer the damper areas of S5 and 7 into 8 and teh speckled Wood the woodland of S9 .
Northern Borown Argus has been seen several times on S5
Data is a bit patchy without 2018 and 2020 and it is tricky to see trends.
2019 was a very good year as for many sites and it was a first for Brimstone, Small white, and Wall Brown returned. Only Small Heath sees a downwards trend . Green Hairstreaks have not been seen for a few years and nor have Northern Brown Argus