This site publishes sightings from the Cotswold Water Park, irrespective of county boundaries or rarity. Each entry shows maximum numbers reported during the day. Records are forwarded to the CWPT Database and then on to Local Record Centres. All sightings welcomed, as they add to our collective knowledge of the area’s wildlife.
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An arrival of Redwing nationally today, with big numbers logged on the east coast.
Pit 132 – Great White Egret, Little Egret, Grey Heron, Shoveler, Wigeon, c200 Teal, Black-tailed Godwit, Snipe, 6 Green Sandpiper, 10 Lapwing, 30 Redwing over – Steve Davies.
Blakehill – m Sparrowhawk, 18 Snipe over, Green and Great Spotted Woodpecker, 70+ Skylark and 50+ Meadow Pipit over, f Stonechat, 240+ Redwings over heading W including a flock of 110, Chiffchaff, pair Reed Bunting, 3 Jay, Raven – JM.
B4040 W of Cricklade – Redwing party heading W – Robin Griffiths.