End of July & start of August a little quiet, highlights as follows:
22/7/2012: black tailed skimmer (2), 4 spot chaser (1), small red eyed damselfly (2), blue tailed and common blue damselfly, little grebe on pond.
24/7/2012 blue tailed damselfly (20+), emperor dragonfly, 4 spot chaser (3) , red eyed damselfly (1)
30/7/2012 greenshank, green sandpiper (2), golden plover (80)
4/8/2012 Juv. cuckoo being fed by reed warbler (along canal), common sandpiper (2), green sandpiper, greenshank, common snipe, yellowhammer, avocet (9), marsh harrier, 100 s of swifts, a siskin flew over. 4 spot chaser and common darter on pond.