Bird Records from the Cencus may be out of date following limitations to recording in light of the coronavirus pandemic
1 Arctic tern (Dropped in but just kept flying, gaining height), 2 G B B Gulls, Kingfisher, 8 Common Tern, 2 Teal, Pochard, Egyptian Goose, Marsh Harrier caught a gosling, chased by lapwing, 4 Little Grebe, 1 G C Grebe.
Monica and Owen Marks
Greylag goose (atleast 69 young birds with 10 pairs of adults), Lapwing 2 broods of 2 + 3, all on wader meadow
Kingfisher 2, Terns, Sand Martins, Avocet, Marsh Harrier, Red Legged Partridge, Tufted Duck, Greylags, Canada Geese, Shoveler, G C Grebe, Shelduck, Black Headed Gulls, Oyster catcher, Lapwings, Herons, Pheasant, Mallard, Wren, Chiffchaff, Grasshopper Warbler.
Barn owl hunting along river, 3 Hare (2 boxing in front of hide), Marsh Harrier, Kingfisher Grasshopper warbler singing around flight pond.
Joanne, Gavin & Mackinley Paterson
6.45 - 8pm
Snipe 14 flying, Mistle thrush, 3 Oystercatcher, 4 common tern, 16 Sandmartin, Bittern in open field North of car park, M arsh Harrier 2, 2 Green Woodpecker.
Washes at dusk.
Water rail calling, Cettis warbler singing, Barn owl hunting.
4 Broods Greylag geese, 1 pair Egyptian geese, 2 shelduck, 12 shoveler, 2 Pochard, 44 Tufted Duck, 188 B H Gulls (11 nests visible), 2 G C Grebe, 7 Cormorants, Whitethroat, Black Pheasant.
G Sand piper, 29 Gadwall, Mallard, 12 Teal, 2 Shelduck, 11 Shoveler, EG Goose, Canada Goose, Greylag, Mute Swan, G Heron, 5 Cormorant, 3 Marsh Harrier, Moorhen, Coot, Little Grebe 2, G C Grebe, Tufted Duck 23, 2 Common Tern, 2 Snipe, W Pigeon, Sedge Warbler, Sand Martins 20, Kingfisher, L B B Gull, B H Gull, Yellow Wagtail, Wren, Redshank, Oystercatcher, Chiffchaff, Whitethroat, Great Tit, Dunnoch, Greenshank, G B B Gull 2, Pochard, Bearded tit carrying food.
10 Little gulls on lake 12.45, still there at 13.30
9.30 - 11.00
Shoveler 16, Oystercatcher 2, Lapwing 10, Redshank 3, Egyptian geese 2, Shelduck 2, Sand martin 70+, Mute swan 8, Tufted duck 32, Cormorant 4, Marsh harrier 2, R L Partridge 2, Common tern, Teal 3, Little Grebe 2, GC Grebe 2, Pochard 4, Coot 20, Mallard 9, Gadwall 17, Moorhen 5, Buzzard, Reed warbler Common sandpiper.
6 Black Tailed Godwit displaying to each other on the Cam Washes, confirmed by S Tomkins
Results of our twice weekly bird census submitted by Bruce Martin and Graeme Reed