8th Buzzards calling on River Walk. (PC and Leila B.)
9th Otter (4+) including three kits. Little egret x 6 and snipe x 4! Heronry South.
|Great white egret by Peter Cariuk.|
stock dove. (JAS)
Great white egret over Visitor centre (TG)
12th Possible otter at Cobham hide. (PC) Great white egret. (D Payne, A Hyde)
12th Green woodpecker x 2, gt crested grebe x 14, tufted duck x 105, pochard x 2,
lapwing x 40, common tern x 10, house martin x 70, swallow x 20, sand martin x 20,
kingfisher x 2, chiffchaff x 4, blackcap x 2, whitethroat, reed warbler, little egret x 2,
yellowhammer x 4.
13th Moorhen family (Rudd Pit) 2 adults + juv and 3 chicks (Heronry South). Jay
and wren by the river. (CB)
14th At least three wasp spiders in the meadow next to the visitor centre. (Debbie McKenzie)
16th Third Thursday Walk:
Blackbird, bh gull, blue tit, crow, chaffinch common tern, coot, cormorant, dunnock,
gadwall, goldfinch, gc grebe, green sandpiper, green woodpecker, heron, house-
sparrow, kingfisher, lbb gull, little egret, great white egret, magpie, mallard,
moorhen, mute swan, robin, stock dove, swallow, tufted suck, wood pigeon, jay,
AND THREE OTTERS!
17th Two great white egrets and kingfisher from Kingfisher Hide. Roving mixed flock at
Cobham Hide with warblers. Terns absent. A few martins and swallows.
Migrant and brown hawker dragonflies and ruddy darters.
20th Brown argus, common blue and small heath on the arable.
21st Kingfisher on river trail, robin and blue tit.. (Millie, Mimi and Nana)
24th Three otters again from Kingfisher Hide, green sandpiper. kingfsher,
great egret x2, lapwing x 21, pochard x 2, (Gerry)
25th Gadwall x 80, goldfinch x 100, little egret x 4, lapwing x 7, whitethroat x 5,
linnet x 25, jay x 2, tufted duck x 88, green sandpiper x 2, pochard x 5,
house martin x 100, teal x 6, sand martin x 20, blackcap x 5, great white
egret x 3, chiffchaff x 3. (Terry Brown)
29th Blue tit x 3, great tit x 2 goldfinch (Mill and Sarah) green sandpiper x 3,
great egret x 3, kingfisher and gs woodpecker.
31st Kingfisher and cormorant at Bill's Bench.
Small red-eyed damselfly reported at Rudd Pit.