Birds seen at The Woodland Education Centre
March 2008

Records courtesy of Rosemary Tilbury

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Male Blackbird


Male Blackbird


Long-tailed tit Most areas of woodland.
Great tit The Lake area. Green cabin area.
Blue tit Log Cabin area. Around the Lake.
Coal tit Green works caravan. Kingfisher Pond area. On fir trees.
Marsh tit Log Cabin area. Behind toilets.
Woodpigeon The Lake area. Monument Pond area.
Blackbird Most areas of woodland.
Song thrush Heard and seen near Green works caravan.(27th March)
Mistle Thrush On beech tree, the Heathland.(31st March)
Robin Most areas of woodland.
Wren Kingfisher Pond area. Dragonfly Pond area
Bullfinch (2, male) On willows near path leading to Log Cabin. (Male and female) Green works caravan area (18th March)
Chaffinch The Heathland area.
Greenfinch The Heathland area.
Brambling (Male) The Heathland area (5th March).
Lesser Redpoll On rhododendron, Glow-worm Rise area. On willow near Log Cabin.
Rook Flying across the Heathland (27th March)
Goldcrest On fir trees near Log Cabin. Near main entrance
Nuthatch On oak tree near Lake Classroom and beech tree near the Heathland.
Buzzard Soaring over the Lake, Log Cabin area and Heathland.
Treecreeper On beech tree near Green works caravan (5th March)
Mallard (2 male, 2 female) On the Lake (5th March)
Moorhen On Dragonfly Pond and Wetlands near Lake.
Grey wagtail Briefly seen flying down the Leat (31st March).
Pheasant Beech Walk.
Raven Two flying high over woodland (5th March) A pair seen displaying, rolling and diving.
Great Spotted Woodpecker (Male and female) Near the Lake.

TOTAL 27 Different species




Brimstone, Peacock, Comma, Red Admiral.


Bird Records


Related Links


Wet Woodland Bird Survey