Trip reports

Field trip - Rainham Marshes

Snipe perched on fence post
Snipe: RSPB Images

Tuesday, 22 January 2019

Birds seen at Rainham Marshes: The Wednesday group had a good list of 42 species, including pintail - such smart ducks! They also saw redwing, fieldfare, snipe and curlew.

House sparrow; magpie; blue tit; collared dove; chaffinch; great tit; goldfinch; robin; greenfinch; Canada goose; lapwing; shelduck; shoveler; mallard; starling; curlew; kestrel; reed bunting; blackbird; carrion crow; wren; coot; teal; marsh harrier; herring gull; snipe; pochard; tufted duck; PINTAIL; pied wagtail; black-headed gull; green woodpecker; little egret; cormorant; moorhen; stonechat; fieldfare; redwing; long-tailed tit; woodpigeon; little grebe and dunnock (42)