Birds seen at The Woodland Education Centre
July 2007

Records courtesy of Rosemary Tilbury

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Coal Tit


Swallow Skimming the Lake searching for insects.
House Martins Near Green works caravan.
Long-tailed tit Glow worm rise area. On mountain ash tree towards Log Cabin.
Great tit Green works caravan area.
Blue tit Green works caravan area.
Coal tit Monument Pond area.
Marsh tit Green works caravan area.
Woodpigeon Monument Pond area.
Blackbird Near Log Cabin. Beech Walk.
Robin Most areas of reserve.
Blackcap Juveniles eating raspberries near Log Cabin.
Wren Wetlands, near the Hide and near the Lake.
Bullfinch (male) Green works caravan area. The Lake area.
Goldfinch A Charm (i.e. flock) flew across Beech Walk.
Moorhen Lake area.
Jay Flew over the Heathland.
Rook Flying over the Heathland.
Goldcrest Fir trees near Log Cabin and Monument Pond.
Nuthatch Lake area.
Song thrush Wetlands area, nr. Hide July 1st, Green works caravan 5th July
Willow Warbler Near main entrance.
Chiffchaff Most areas of reserve.
Buzzard Three soaring over Log Cabin.
Great spotted woodpecker Near the Lake.
Green Woodpecker (Juvenile) Beech Walk and on fir tree near Log Cabin, 5th July. (2 juveniles and 1 adult) on fir tree near Log Cabin, 24th July.
Treecreeper On oak tree near Lake Classroom.
Grey wagtail Dragonfly Pond area.
Kingfisher Seen fishing on the Lake 5.15 pm, 5th July. Flew over the Lake 3.00 pm, 24th July.
Sparrowhawk (male) Flying near Dragonfly Pond
Magpie Beech Walk.

TOTAL 30 Different species



Large Skipper, Small Skipper, Speckled Wood, Large White, Small White, Marbled White, Green-veined White, Meadow Brown, Holly Blue, Red Admiral, Comma, Gate-keeper, Silver-washed Fritillary, Ringlet, Peacock, Brimstone ( 31st July).


 Cinnabar, on ragwort near log cabin ( 24th July).


Golden Ring (male and female), Emperor (male and female). Southern Hawker (male). Ruddy Darter (male) seen near lake.


 Blue-tailed, Common Blue, Large Red. Beautiful Demoiselle (female)


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Related Links


Wet Woodland Bird Survey