Trip reports

Field Trip to Northward Hill

Field Trip to Northward Hill
RSPB images

Wednesday, 25 March 2015

A bright sunny morning with a light north wind, turning cloudier later but warmer than of late. The going underfoot was good until we came to the area below the rookery/heronry which was extremely muddy.

Birds and waterfowl seen

Robin
Blackbird
Goldfinch
Magpie
Jackdaw
Black-headed gull
Chaffinch
Long-tailed tit
Buzzard
Dunnock
Blue tit
Collared dove
Pied wagtail
Carrion crow
Greenfinch
Kestrel
Wren
Mallard
Tufted duck
Teal
Green woodpecker
Redshank
Coot
Wigeon
Pochard
Little egret
Avocet
Grey heron
Great black-backed gull
Oystercatcher
Lapwing
Marsh harrier
Gadwall
Canada goose
Greylag goose
Mute swan
Moorhen
Pheasant
Woodpigeon
Great crested grebe
Little grebe
Chiffchaff
Cetti's warbler (heard)
Cormorant
Rook
Stock dove
Starling
Great tit

Other:
Rabbit
Bumble Bee
Fox
Grey Squirrel

Coltsfoot

Audrey Barber, March 2015