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March Flush Count

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

Shell duck and roe deer

On Monday afternoon we saw two shell duck in the West Field wetland and a couple of roe … Read More

Shell duck

Six shell duck observed over the Reserve yesterday. I think they took off from the West Field pond. … Read More

Here we go again….

The first flush count of the winter this morning put up a total of 22 snipe, all common. … Read More

Hare and heron

A brown hare tore off across the Grammar School Field as we entered this morning on a ragworting … Read More

Dung

Lovely sunny day (27.03.17) so made a brief visit to the Lucy Brook area in Upper Sowerholme. Things are … Read More

East side of Fauna

Visited the east side of Fauna around Upper Sowerholme last Monday (06.03.2017) around midday to see what Diptera … Read More

“February” flush count

February’s flush count was brought forward in the light of this week’s FFOG meeting which – among other things – will … Read More

A promising start

In previous years, the first flush count of the winter has netted fewer than 10 snipe.  This morning … Read More