|Great crested newt|
Cormorant Count: 36-38 active nests. Great crested grebe
displaying. (Heronry South). Goosander x 2 at moorings.
Wild plum in flower.
15th Third Thursday Walk.
Blackbird, b-h gull, bluetit, bullfinch, crow, chaffinch, cormorant,
dunnock, gadwall, goldcrest, goldfinch, g-c grebe, g-s woodpecker,
great tit, green woodpecker, heron, greylag goose, jackdaw, l-b-b gull,
l-t tit, magpie, mallard, moorhen, mute swan, oystercatcher, redwing,
robin, rook, shoveler, collared dove, song thrush, starling, tufted duck,
wigeon, wood pigeon, wren, canada goose, goldeneye. (38 spp. DW)
Toads spawning in dragonfly pond. (DM and JAS)
16th Wren in woodpile by garden pond, goldcrests x 2 pairs in
Ray House Garden, brimstone butterfly, coal tit in garden, muntjac x 2
in meadow. Buzzards courting over Lafarge Plant, chiff-chaffs singing at
Ray House, River View and Cobham Hide. Song thrush singing at
fisherman's car park. Moorhen at garden pond. Kestrel in car park.
Coltsfoot in flower on edge of car park, primroses at Ray House,
pussy willow (JAS)