End of August to Mid September highlights as follows:
Monday 20th August – 1st willow warbler of the year, 2 blackcap, common sandpiper, 9 black tailed godwit, 2 ruff, green sandpiper, 2 common tern, little egret.
Friday 24th August – 2 barnacle geese (dubious origin?), 2 green sandpiper, singing yellowhammer. 5 migrant hawkers at PH woods.
Saturday 25th August – 2 marsh harrier, green sandpiper, common tern. Pond – 3 emperor dragonfly, 12+ small red-eyed damselfly, common darter, blue tailed and common blue damselfly.
Sunday 26th August – 2 whimbrel, marsh harrier, 2 greenshank, avocet, 3 little egret.
Friday 31st August – 2 little egret, greenshank, a few yellow wagtails.
Sunday 2nd September – 20+ turnstone, little stint, grey wagtail, 4 wigeon, 2 little egret, several 1000 golden plover. Pond – emperor dragonfly, 12 common darter, common blue & blue tailed damselfly.
Wednesday 5th September – Green sandpiper, greenshank, little egret.