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March Flush Count

Here is the tally of birds seen at the March (and final) snipe flush.

Bird Reports: 27 February 2024

On a walk round on Tuesday 27 there was a redpoll by the path from the canal to Pony Wood. Also a list of sightings from the board.

A Wide Variety of Birds

These birds were recorded on the reserve by Rachel Malloch on 17 February.

At last – another flush count!

The team made a return to the marshes this morningĀ for theĀ March snipe count. Seriously delayed, but thankfully not … Read More

And so it continues…

Poor results again. The penultimate flush count of this winter yielded just 16 snipe (including 1 jack). Apart … Read More

Jacks Ahoy!

A lovely sunny morning for the final flush count of the winter. The highlight was the four jack … Read More

A Spring of Teal

I walked along the path from the Fairfield Orchard to the Cromwell Road gate this afternoon at about … Read More

More people than snipe?

A glorious sunny morning had brought out the walkers to enjoy the delights of the reserve. Unfortunately we … Read More

Stoat, starlings and linnets

Last Wednesday (8th February) as the Hedge Working Party past Little Wood we saw a stoat dart across … Read More