Birds seen at The Woodland Education Centre
April 2007

Records courtesy of Rosemary Tilbury

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Male Blackbird


Swallow (male) Flying over The Lake, catching flies. (8th April)
House Martins (20th April) Flying around green works caravan.
Long-tailed tit Monument Pond area.
Great tit Most areas of reserve.
Blue tit Most areas of reserve
Coal tit The Lake area and near the Log Cabin.
Marsh tit Glow-worm rise
Woodpigeon Maple Walk and Monument Pond areas.
Blackbird Most areas of reserve
Robin Most areas of reserve
Blackcap (male) Dragonfly Pond area.
Wren Most areas of woodland.
Chaffinch The Heathland and green works caravan area.
Moorhen Kingfisher Pond. The Wetlands.
Mallard (male, two female) On the Lake. (male and female) On Kingfisher Pond.
Jay Making a lot of noise, seen near Monument Pond. 28th April, flew across path near Log Cabin.
Rook Flying over Log Cabin.
Raven Flying high over the Heathland.
Goldcrest Wetlands and near Log Cabin on fir trees
Nuthatch Beech Walk. Maple Walk.
Song thrush Beech Walk. The Heathland area. Feeding juveniles at the Wetlands, near the Lake (20th April)
Willow Warbler Near Log Cabin and in bushes near the Lake.
Chiffchaff Near main entrance, Log Cabin, Beech Walk, Kingfisher Pond.
Buzzard Soaring over Log Cabin.
Great spotted woodpecker (male) Dragonfly Pond area.
Treecreeper On trees behind Lake Classroom. Four seen on trees near green works caravan.
Bullfinch (male) Near the Log Cabin.
Grey wagtail (male) 5pm, Monument Pond area.

(male and female) Dragonfly Pond area. 28th.April.

Pheasant Near main entrance

TOTAL 29 Different species




Green-veined White, Speckled Wood, Brimstone, Orange-tip (Male and female), Peacock, Holly Blue.



 Large Red (Male and Female)


Bird Records


Related Links


Wet Woodland Bird Survey