3rd Goosanders on river. (PC) Green sandpiper x 2 and grey wagtail on the
Heronry Lakes (AND)
Fieldfare x 20 on the Great Meadow. (CP) Wren
6th Great white egret on Weedy Pit (Later Heronry ) (WS and JS)
Muntjac buck in garden, rabbit in the meadow. Many pheasants on the arable
and one in garden.
Two muntjac plus goldeneye x 4, goosander, green sandpiper, bullfinch
on Heronry North.
9th Goosander x 5 on the river, goldeneye x 2, green sandpiper, bullfinch x 2. (JH)
Tufted duck, green woodpecker, coots, long-tailed tits. (CK)
10th Bullfinch x 2 on Heron Trail (PC)
goldeneye on the Meadow Trail. 14 Moorhens in meadow. (CB and JS)
12th Woodcock on the edge of Cloudy Pit. (D Payne)
13th Red kite x 13! over meadow trail. (Trevor Coughlan)
First peacock butterfly of the year. (MB)
14th B-h gulls x 230, common gull x 12, green sandpipers x 3, tufted ducks x 220,
gadwall x 43, teal x 38, pochard x 20, shoveller x 18, widgeon x 98,
goldeneye x 4, goosander x 3, buzzard x 2, goldcrest, treecreeper, linnet x 5,
meadow pipit x 4, grey wagtail, lapwing. (Terry Brown)
tufted duck x 200, widgeon x 110, oystercatcher, green sandpiper x 4,
great white egret, red kite, buzzard, lapwing x100, common gull x 118,
b-h gull x 275, yellowhammer x 13, reed bunting x 5, linnet x 100, skylark x 2.
Goosander x 2 on river, bullfinch, g-c grebe. (Terry Brown)
17th Goldfinch x 9, (+ black warbler?) near beach. (JS)
Rabbit x 6 +1, on the meadow. (NB)
Shelduck x 2, Cetti's warbler, stonechat, siskin, great white egret (Quarry) (GR)
18th Blue tit, b-h gull, wren, great tit, robin, dunnock, coal tit x 3 ?, crow,
red kite, house sparrow, common gull, blackbird, starling, tufted duck, teal,
shoveller, greenfinch. (Chloe, James, Jake, Sharon, Auntie).
20th Woodcock on the meadow trail. (AH)
22nd A bat, too big for a pipistrelle over the yard, goldcrest x 2 on meadow trail,
tree creeper at Kingfisher hide, buzzards displaying, brimstones and
Holly blue reported. Song thrush singing, yellow legged gull? on
Heronry South where there were two green sandpipers and over 40 pochard.
Greenfinch (on tree by meadow towards Visitor Centre)
Goldeneye (3 on NE corner of Heronry North Lake)
Reed bunting & Yellowhammer mixed flock on arable field no. 14 on
Heron Trail map)
Green sandpiper (on Heronry South Lake)
Common gull (on Heronry South Lake), Kestrel, Buzzard, Goosander
Lovely nature reserve, Kind regards, Eduardo
23rd Goosander pair on Island Pit (RS)
Swan, coot, great tit, robin, blue tit, l-t tit and crow on River Trail. (CM)
24th Green sandpiper and goosander pair.
blue tit, coal tit (?) male reed-bunting.
25th G-s woodpecker, teal, gt tit, blue tit, robin, wren, tufted duck, mallard,
blackbird, chaffinch, greenfinch, cormorant, grey heron, l-t tit, magpie,
robin, goldeneye. All at the Hayden Hide. (TY)
26th Green sandpiper x 2, red admiral.
B-h gull x 240, gadwall x 17, common gull x 21, moorhen x 31,
great crested grebe x 10, widgeon x 70, goldeneye x 9, teal x 20, shoveller x 9,
pochard x 43, tufted duck x 180, linnet x 120, yellowhammer x 20,
sparrow hawk, buzzard, oystercatcher, little egret, lapwing, green sandpiper x 2,
brimstone butterfly. (Terry Brown)
27th Cetti's Warbler on Meadow Trail, (MW)
Song thrush singing on Heron trail (AH)
Comma butterfly on Meadow Trail (JS)