67 Tufteds, 5 Goosander flew NW at 0915, 27 Cormorants, 1 Little Egret, 2 Hobbys with one involved in a dogfight with a Sparrowhawk, 5 Snipe flew W at 1120, 1 Common Sandpiper, a juv Greenshank 1215-38 when it left SE, 2 Arctic Terns 1244-51 then left E, ad Yellow-l-Gull, c40 Swifts & Kingfisher. On the West Bank near the car park c10 Chiffchaffs, 2 Willow Warblers, few Blackcaps, 2 Garden Warblers, a Lesser Whitethroat & a Spotted Flycatcher.
- 18 July 2018
3 Mute Swans, 2 Mandarins, 94 Mallard, 3 Tufteds, Little Egret, 4 LRPlovers, loafing Gulls on the west bank included 69 BHGulls, 8 LBBGulls, the adult Yellow-legged Gull and 3 ad Common Gulls, 7 Common Terns with the juvenile still, Barn Owl and a Yellow Wagtail.
- 22 June – 15 July 2018
Highlights included single Greenshank 1 Jul then another 6-10 Jul joined by two more on the final day. All three had departed the following morning but another arrived at midday making the fifth for the month. A first-summer Hobby showed well on 2/3 Jul. The 12 July was an interesting day with the arrival of […]
- News 9/7/18
Thanks to Rod key for the following:- LONG DALE Photos were taken on 4th July of a Woodchat Shrike here by 3 Suffolk Birders. I was contacted by them on Thursday evening-5th July- about this bird and was promised the photos when they returned home on Saturday 7th July. They duly arrived on my computer […]