Carlton

Parish Update

Carlton is a small rural parish and village in the attractive countryside of western Leicestershire, and the Borough of Hinckley & Bosworth. The Parish has an area of 309.565 Ha, and had 304 registered electors and 146 occupied dwellings in January 2017.

Total species seen in this parish: 5

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Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council

Welcome to Carlton

Welcome to the Carlton NatureSpot page which gives local residents the opportunity to find out about, and contribute to our knowledge of, the wildlife in our parish. Just click on the headers of these news stories to read more.

Recording Carlton Wildlife

We would like more wildlife observations from the parish. So, if you've seen a species you recognise, from a Blue tit to a Bluebell, click on the header to find out what to do.

Wild places
Parishes

Group Common name Latin name Last seen
ButterfliesGatekeeperPyronia tithonus24/07/2012
ButterfliesPainted LadyVanessa cardui29/08/2016
Dragonflies and DamselfliesBanded DemoiselleCalopteryx splendens24/07/2012
MammalsWater VoleArvicola amphibius29/08/2015
WildflowersFlowering-rushButomus umbellatus29/08/2016

Species group Total no. of species Total no. of records
Total55
Butterflies22
Dragonflies and Damselflies11
Mammals11
Wildflowers11