27th July 2017

Alastair Gray
 

West End:- 1 Wood Sandpiper, 1 Oystercatcher, 5 Green Sandpipers, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Little Egret, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Buzzards, Great Crested Grebe with 3 chicks.

27th July 2017

Bob Johnson
 
Wood Sandpiper and an Oystercatcher on Pintail Bank.
Common Sandpiper and 4 Green Sandpipers under the heronry. 1 Little Egret, still 3 Great Crested Grebe chicks with an adult out on the water. 1 Kingfisher was reported. About 15 Lapwing, 15 Long-tailed Tit flock passed over the Car Park. 2 Buzzards at Whillet’s.

20th July 2017

Bob Johnson
 

Our trail camera captured a picture of a Muntjac Deer.

Muntjac Deer 20-07-17

25th July 2017

Alastair Gray
 

West End:- 4 Green Sandpipers and 1 Little Egret.

23rd July 2017

Bob Johnson
 

WeBS All reservoir:- 78 ad +1j Great Crested Grebe (also 3 chicks on an adults back), 23 Cormorant, 13 Grey Heron, 12 Mandarin, 43 Mallard, 2 Moorhen, 21 Lapwing, 55 Black-headed Gull, 16 Common Tern, 3 Pied Wagtail.
Dam End:- 72 Greylag Geese, 23 Canada Geese, 3 Egyptian Geese, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 7 Herring Gull fly over, 1 Sand Martin, 2 Swallow, 12 House Martin, 1 Song Thrush, c150 Jackdaw flyover.
West End:- 1 Tufted Duck, 2 Green Sandpiper, 1 Common Sandpiper, Great Spotted Woodpecker heard, 1 Grey Wagtail.

23rd July 2017

Phil Holland
 

Dam End:- 2 Common Sandpipers
West End:- Great Crested Grebe with 2 grebelings (one on her back), noisy Common Terns, 2 Green and 1 Common Sandpipers, 5 Mandarin that look like fresh juveniles, Swallows
Ringing:- over the last 4 weeks I have caught 14 different adult Reed Warblers in our tiny patch of reeds and 2 juvenile Sedge Warblers.

19th July 2017

Alastair Gray
 

West End:- 2 Green Sandpipers.
Dam End:- 1 Little Egret, 19 Common Terns, 20 Canada Geese, 40 Herring Gulls, 3 Lesser Black-backed Gulls, 80+ Black-headed Gulls, 1 Greater Black-backed Gull.

18th July 2017

Alastair Gray
 

West End:- 1 Buzzard, 2 Green Sandpiper, 1 Common Sandpiper, 11 Lapwing, 1 Little Egret, 1 Coot, 2 Moorhen, 1 Tufted Duck, 9 Mandarin, Great Crested Grebe with 3 young, 10+ Common Terns with all 8 young terns now successfully fledged, 9 Canada Geese, Reed Warbler heard.

18th July 2017

Alastair Gray
 

West End:- 3 Great Crested Grebe chicks, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Little Egret, 2 Bullfinch, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Reed Warbler.

17th July 2017

Alastair Gray
 

West End:- 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Little Egret, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Teal, 17 Common Terns including 8 fledged young, 39 Mallard, 25 Lapwing, 1 Reed Warbler, 2 Buzzard, 2 Kestrel, 8 Mandarin, 10 Grey Heron, 2 Bullfinch, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 5 Herring Gull, 30 Black-headed Gull, 6 Fallow Deer, 1 Purple Emperor butterfly in car park.
Whillet’s:- 5 Common Blue butterflies, 7 Small Coppers, Alder Moth Caterpillar and Roesel’s Bush-Cricket, 3 Brown Hawkers, 5 Blue-Tail Damselfly & single Emerald Damselfly.1 Slow Worm.