Trip reports

Field Trip to Broadwater Warren and Old Lodge

Field Trip to Broadwater Warren and Old Lodge
Grey wagtail: Penny Skoyles

Saturday, 23 April 2016

35 species were seen in total. Woodlark and tree pipit were seen at both sites. There were superb views of a male redstart at Old Lodge, which we watched for ages.

Weather: Cold wind, cloudy with sunny spells.

Broadwater Warren (AM)

Greylag goose
Grey heron
Pheasant
Buzzard
Kestrel
Woodpigeon
Green woodpecker (H)
Great spotted woodpecker
Woodlark
Tree pipit
Grey wagtail
Wren
Dunnock
Robin
Blackbird
Song thrush
Willow warbler (H)
Chiffchaff
Goldcrest
Coal tit
Blue tit
Great tit
Nuthatch (H)
Crow
Siskin
Chaffinch

Ashdown Forest - Old Lodge (PM)

Additional birds seen:

Herring gull
Skylark (H)
Swallow
Redstart
Stonechat
Mistle thrush (H)
Magpie
Raven
Goldfinch

35 Species
(H) = heard only

Leader: Geoff Shoebridge
List compiled by: Geoff Shoebridge