26th May – from Simon – first damselfly of the year at car park pond – pictures taken on mobile phone, how the world has moved on!!
23rd May – Yellow wagtail, 120 grey plover, whimbrel, 2 knot and 2 common buzzard.
20th May – 2 avocet, wheatear.
17th May – sand martin, singing chiffchaff, tadpoles car park pond
16th May – peregrine near lighthouses, little egret, swift, swallow, house martin, 4 spot chaser, 2 speckled wood.
15th May – from Simon – 3 common sandpiper, 2 whimbrel, barn owl, tawny owl, 1 avocet, grey partridge, chiffchaff.
10th May – marsh harrier, 2 wheatear, sanderling, 500+ grey plover, swift, sand martin, house martin, swallow, yellow wagtail over, 4 little egret, pink-footed goose, whitethroat, reed warbler, sedge warbler, barn owl hunting up to 11:00am
9th May – from Simon – 2 wheatear, 6 sand martin, 13 house martin, swift, 4 sanderling, 3 whimbrel, 15 bar-tailed godwit, 1000+ grey plover
Hide vandalised with middle section ripped out and seats thrown onto flood bank, if they had one more brain cell it would be lonely!
8th May – from Simon – common sandpiper, 10 whimbrel, turnstone, pink-footed goose, barn owl, 3 swift, 4 mute swan, 12 avocet, 2 rook, 2 song thrush
4th May – juv spoonbill flew in from high onto avocet lagoon then onto far stray, tried feeding but tide on way out so after 10 mins flew east along river, swift, house martin, 2 wheatear, willow warbler, sedge warbler, 3 avocet.
2nd May – common sandpiper, 2 avocet, short-eared owl, male marsh harrier, peregrine, kestrel, cuckoo, reed warbler, sedge warbler, willow warbler, grey partridge, swallow, grey plover, bar-tailed godwit, wheatear, yellow wagtail over, ringed plover, dunlin, stock dove, whitethroat, whimbrel, 2 common tern east over river from hide
1st May – from Simon – 2 sandmartin, 28 house martin, 2 sedge warbler, 7 reed warbler, 1 willow warbler, 1 chiffchaff, short-eared owl, barn owl, 2 male marsh harrier, 3 buzzard, 1 pink-footed goose, 2 yellow wagtail, cuckoo, 4 wheatear, 4 little egret, 4 whimbrel