13 May 2015

Lower Moor:  Emerald Damselfly – however it has the spur associated with the Willow Emerald Damselfly.  Downy Emerald Dragonfly – 6 or 7 on the wing with some settling for pictures.  Large Red Damselfly, Common Blue Damselfly, Azure Blue Damselfly  Alastair Robinson

Blakehill: 2 Cuckoos, 5 Wheatears, 3 Lesser Whitethroats, c20 Linnets, Brown Hare   Robin Griffiths

CWP 301 – 4 Canada Geese, 4 Common Terns, 6 Great Crested Grebes (including a pair with 2 young), a Cormorant, 16 Tufted Duck, 4 Red-crested Pochard, 4 Mallard, 11 Coot (including 1 juvenile) & 4 Black-headed Gulls.   Trevor and Sue Clayson

CWP 97 – 7 Common Terns, a Mute Swan, a Cormorant, a Canada Goose, 2 Great Crested Grebes, 6 Mallard, a Red-crested Pochard, 2 Coots, 57 Lesser Black-backed Gulls, a Green Woodpecker, 2 Chiffchaffs & 3 Swallows.   Trevor and Sue Clayson

A Sparrowhawk with prey flew over Cerney Wick Roundhouse, a Grey Heron, a pair of Mallards & a Moorhen were on the River Churn nearby & a singing male Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaffs & a Reed Bunting were along the canal.   Trevor and Sue Clayson

CWP 6 – a pair of Mute Swans, 6 Common Terns, 2 Great Crested Grebes, a Canada Goose, a Kingfisher, 5 Mallards, 7 Tufted Duck, a Pochard, 14 Coot, 2 Moorhen, 3 Reed Buntings (including a pair carrying food), 3 Chiffchaffs, 2 Blackcaps, a Cetti’s Warbler, 5 Sedge Warblers, 3 Swifts, 2 Swallows & a Raven flying over.   Trevor and Sue Clayson

CWP 9 – 27 Canada Geese including 10 goslings (2 broods of 4 & 6),  9 Mute Swans, 3 Oystercatchers, 2 Common Terns, 8 Great Crested Grebes (including a pair nest building), 7 Greylag Geese (including a pair with 3 goslings), 10 Red-crested Pochard, 7 Mallards (including 3 ducklings), 4 Tufted Duck, 13 Coot & 42 Black-headed Gulls (9 on nests).    Trevor and Sue Clayson

A Grey Heron flew over CWP 60.    Trevor and Sue Clayson

CWP 74 – 4 Common Terns, 2 Little Egrets, 2 Cormorants, 2 Greylag Geese, 6 Great Crested Grebes, a Mute Swan, 4 Tufted Duck, 3 Mallard, 4 Coots, a Moorhen, 3 Whitethroats, a Sedge Warbler, a Chiffchaff, a Cuckoo, a Green Woodpecker & 2 Long-tailed Tits.   Trevor and Sue Clayson

CWP 95 – a Cuckoo, 2 Canada Geese & 2 Sand Martins.   Trevor and Sue Clayson

Kent End – a Ringed Plover, 2 Common Terns, 3 Lapwing, 2 Great Crested Grebes, 2 Cormorants, a Mute Swan, 3 Canada Geese, 6 Tufted Duck, 9 Mallard, 14 Coot (1 on a nest), a Pied Wagtail, 7 Black-headed Gulls (1 on a nest), a Sedge Warbler, a Cuckoo & a Stock Dove.   Trevor and Sue Clayson

CWP 15 – a Common Tern, a Mute Swan, 5 Mallards & 2 Pied Wagtails. 3 Canada Geese in the adjacent field.    Trevor and Sue Clayson   

A Swallow on the power lines at Latton.   Trevor and Sue Clayson

Common Blue Damselflies & Orange Tip, Peacock, Small Tortoiseshell & Brimstone Butterflies throughout.   Trevor and Sue Clayson

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