13.25hrs 100% Cloud, Dry with very strong Westerly Winds, with Clouyd clearing later.
3 Crane feeding on right near Battery Hut. 7 Pochard (2 female) & 3 Little Egret.
13.45hrs 4 Crane, 3 pairs Redshanks, 1 pair Oystercatcher, 1 Black-tail Godwit, 4 Little Grebe, 1 female Marsh Harrier & 1 Common Snipe.
14.40hrs Single Crane took off, flew beyond Fox Box and landed, with other 3 Cranes remaining near Battery Hut.
14.45hrs Off site PA
11 Greylag Goose, 124 Canada Geese, 2 Oystercatcher, 2 Shelduck, 35 Coot, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Marsh Hammer, Black-headed Gull, 7 Tufted Duck, 4 Mallard, 1 Pheasant, 1 Little Egret, 18 Lapwing, 3 Redshank, 4 Snipe, 1 Kestrel, 1 Wren, 13 Teal, 6 Shoveler, 2 Canon Crow, 7 Pochard & 1 Wigeon.
Wigeon, Canada Geese, Greylags, 30+ Lapwing, 40+ Black-headed Gull, 20+ Cormorants, 6+ Pheasants & 2 Marsh Harrier.
100% Cloud, Mild with slight South Westerly Wind
4 Redshank, 3 Little Grebe, 2 female Marsh harrier, pair Meadow Pippits, Mallard, Teal , Widgeon, Gadwall, Pochard, Tufted Duck, Shelduck 2 Common Gull. PA
Dry & Cloudy South Westerly Wind
12.20hrs 3 Cranes flew West to East, put up all the Geese.
4 Buzzard, 1 female Marsh Harrier, Mallard, Teal, Wigeon, Shoveler, Gadwell, Tufted Duck &Pochard.
Cetti's Warbler singing in the Brambles below Hide. Pair of Stonechat in Reed Bed with display by male. PA
Results of our twice weekly bird census submitted by Bruce Martin and Graeme Reed