35 Species seen: Jackdaw, Carrion Crow, Grey Wagtail, Canada Goose, Greylag Goose, Blue Tit, Great Tit, Long-tailed Tit, Mistle Thrush, Song Thrush, Mallard, Grey Heron, Dipper, Wren, Chiffchaff, Blackcap, Greenfinch, Chaffinch, Collard Dove, Blackbird, Starling, Woodpigeon, House Martin, Sand Martin, Swallow, Sparrowhawk, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Mute Swan, Magpie, House Sparrow, Treecreeper, Nuthatch, Oystercatcher, Dunnock, Jay. The highlight was probably watching a Dipper at the nest site.
Barden Bridge to Strid Woods - Common Sandpiper, Dippers feeding young at nests, 4 male Pied Fly, Woodcock in woods.
Leeshaw - 20 species recorded including - a male & female Wheatear, Golden Plover & Willow Warbler
|Two photos from Roger Wilkinson - A female Goosander with ten chicks and a male Mandarin Duck prospecting a hole.|