Whillet’s:- 1 Stonechat, 3 Bullfinch, 2 Song Thrush, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Jays, 4 Redwing, 4 Smooth and 1 Palmate Newts in meadow pond.
West End:- 24 Grey Heron in Heronry , 42 Cormorants, 2 Canada Geese, 3 Egyptian Geese, 3 Gadwall, 4 Tufted Duck, 2 Moorhen, 38 Fieldfare, 1 Marsh Tit, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Bullfinch,13 Mallard.

West End: 1 imm Mute Swan, 2 pairs of Gadwall, 11 Mallard, 9 Grey Herons at nests at heronry, 69 Cormorants were roosting there as well. 40 Redwing, 1 Buzzard, 2 Canada Geese.
Whillet’s:-  8 Pheasants were in the second meadow; with the shooting season now over, plenty have survived the local farm shoots.

Ringing in the study area during the morning saw the usual Tit species. A quick view of the reservoir noted 4 Pochard – 1 male and three female.

West End:- 17 Black-headed Gull, Blackbird, 5 Blue Tit, 2 Buzzard, 2 Canada Goose, 2 Chaffinch, 2 Coal Tit, 4 Cormorant, Dunnock, 3 Goldfinch, 4 Great Crested Grebe, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Great Tit, 8 Grey Heron all on or near nest, Kingfisher, Long-tailed Tit, 5 Mallard, 2 Marsh Tit, Pheasant, 2 Robin.

Our AGM for 2019 and a talk by Matt Eade will be held on Friday 29th March at the Community Centre Forest Row.
7pm – doors open
7:15pm – AGM
8pm – talk “Birding in Sussex and Beyond (Antarctica)”
Click on following poster for full details:-

thumbnail of 2019 AGM poster

2019 AGM Poster