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.
You can send in records by email to cwpbirds[at]gmail.com, or via Twitter: @CWPBirds.
Shorncote – Great Crested Grebe, Little Egret, 6 Grey Herons, 20 Teal, 8 Gadwall, 30 Wigeon, 12 Canada Geese, c300 Lapwings, Water Rail, Green Woodpecker, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Grey Wagtails, 3 Stonechats, Song Thrush, Treecreeper, 10 Long-tailed Tits, 3 Cetti’s Warblers, 20 Goldfinch – Graham Powell. Also a Bittern in flight at 4.45pm over eastern end of Pit85b reedbeds (first hide) James Harris.