Trip reports

Field trip to Sevenoaks Reserve

Snipe perched on fence post

Saturday, 15 December 2012

We were very lucky with the weather, which was a mild day with sunny intervals, sandwiched between very cold days and very wet days. Bird list: Blackbird, Black-headed Gull, Blue Tit, Canada Goose, Carrion Crow, Chaffinch, Common Gull, Common Snipe, Coot, Cormorant, Egyptian Goose, Gadwall, Goldcrest, Great Crested Grebe, Greater Spotted Woodpecker, Great Tit, Grey Heron, Greylag Goose, Herring Gull, Jackdaw, Jay, Kestrel, Lapwing, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Little Grebe, Long-tailed Tit, Magpie, Mallard, Marsh Tit, Mistle Thrush, Moorhen, Mute Swan, Pheasant, Pied Wagtail, Pochard, Robin, Shoveler, Siskin (many), Starling, Teal, Tufted Duck, Water Rail (h), Woodpigeon, Wren. 44 species in all.