Trip reports

Weekday Wildlife Walk - Brandon Marsh

Weekday Wildlife Walk - Brandon Marsh
Brandon Marsh sunset over the main lake - RM

Thursday, 17 October 2019

Five members visited Brandon marsh nature reserve on Thursday 17th October. The weather was bright and sunny but wet underfoot, and several paths were impassable due to flooding.

Species seen were as follows:

Nuthatch, Blue tit, carrion Crow, Gadwall, Robin, Mute Swan, Cormorant, Mallard, Grey Heron, Black headed gull, Tufted duck, Coot, Moorhen, Shoveller, Shelduck, Lapwing, Black necked grebe, Long tailed tit, Magpie, Wood pigeon, Blackbird, Great tit, Chaffinch, Greenfinch, Great Spotted woodpecker, Reed bunting, Marsh tit, Lesser black backed gull.

Several Grey squirrels were also noted.

J & P C

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