Birds seen at The Woodland Education Centre
November 2006

Records courtesy of Rosemary Tilbury

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Female Pheasant


Long-tailed tit Wetlands near the Lake( in mixed flock of tits). Small flocks around Maple Walk.
Great tit Back of Lake Classroom.
Blue tit Beech Walk.
Coal tit Back of Lakeside Classroom.
Marsh tit On oak tree near Lakeside Classroom. Green works caravan area.
Woodpigeon Most areas of reserve.
Blackbird Back of Lakeside Classroom. Beech Walk.
Robin Wetlands near the Lake. Green works caravan area.
Wren Wetlands near the Lake. Back of Lakeside Classroom. Green works caravan area.
Chaffinch Back of Lakeside Classroom. Many (with brambling) on fir trees behind the Log Cabin.
Pheasant Green works caravan area.
Bullfinch (male and female) Near green works caravan. Lake area.
Goldfinch (12) Feeding on alder seeds on tree in middle of Dragonfly Pond.(5th. Nov)

Feeding on ash keys Dragonfly Pond area (18th. Nov)

Moorhen Wetlands near the Lake.
Mallard (2) On the Lake
Raven Flying over the Lake.
Jay Beech Walk.
Rook Displaying over the Wetlands, the Hide area.
Goldcrest Wetlands near the Lake( in mixed flock). Beech walk.
Nuthatch Back of Lake Classroom. Beech Walk.
Song thrush Beech Walk. (26th. Nov)
Brambling On fir trees back of Log Cabin. (5th. Nov)
Redwing Flock flew towards Heathlands (29th. Nov)
Buzzard (2) Flew over the Lake. Pale and dark coloured buzzards flew over green works caravan area.
Great spotted woodpecker On fir tree behind Log Cabin.
Treecreeper On silver birch near Beech Walk (26th. Nov)
Grey wagtail Flying across Dragonfly Pond.

TOTAL 27 Different species


Butterflies seen during November on reserve.

Red Admirals seen enjoying late sunshine on trunks of fir trees up to 26th. November.

Peacock. Clouded yellow (Dragonfly pond – 1st. November.)


Common Darter (male and female) Many on lake and dragonfly pond. (1st, 18th and 26th. Nov.)

Common Hawker (male) Seen briefly in sunshine, near lake.


Bird Records


Related Links


Wet Woodland Bird Survey