The latest bird and wildlife news from Paxton Pits.
Paxton Pits Local Nature Reserve is managed by Huntingdonshire District Council.
Sunday, 26 April 2015
Heron Trail: female RING OUZEL along grassy track running south from SE corner of Washout Pit (post 12) in morning and showing well on and off. Also Marsh Harrier over, 4 Hobbies and a Marsh Tit from the Hayden Hide.
Island Pit: drake Pochard still, 3 singing Cetti's Warblers.
Meadow Trail: singing Cetti's Warbler.
Northern Pits: OSPREY seen from Pumphouse Pit, distantly to west of northern pits, plus c.10 Arctic Terns briefly early morning. Also GREAT NORTHERN DIVER still, 2 Bar-tailed Godwits, Greenshank and 2 Common Sandpipers still. 26 Dunlin in evening.