Birds seen at The Woodland Education Centre
November 2007

Records courtesy of Rosemary Tilbury

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Long-tailed tit Large flocks seen near the Lake, Maple Walk, Monument Pond and green works caravan area.
Great tit Beech Walk. Glow-worm rise area.
Blue tit Log Cabin, Glow-worm rise and Lake areas.
Coal tit Fir trees, top path near Beech Walk and green works caravan area.
Marsh tit On silver birch near Monument Pond, 2nd November.
Woodpigeon Large numbers in most areas of woodland.
Blackbird Green works caravan, Beech Walk and near the Hide.
Robin Most areas of woodland.
Wren Most areas of woodland, at dusk in large numbers, 23rd November.
Bullfinch Males and females on birch trees near Lake Classroom, 6th November.
Chaffinch Maple Walk, Monument Pond, Viewpoint and the Heathland.
Goldfinch Feeding on fir trees on cone seeds, Log Cabin area.
Siskin Small flock feeding on fir trees on cone seeds, Log Cabin area, 2nd November. On birch trees, Kingfisher Pond area, 29th November.
Lesser Redpoll On silver birch on top path leading to Lake Classroom (from Beech Walk),

2nd November

Jay Near the Hide, Log Cabin, Beech walk and Monument pond.
Rook Flying over the Heathland.
Goldcrest In and out of holly bushes looking for insects.
Nuthatch On silver birch near Monument Pond. Beech Walk 29th November.
Buzzard Flying over the Lake, 2nd November. Soaring over the Wetlands near the Hide, 6th Nov.
Sparrowhawk Seen chasing woodpigeons, Monument Pond area.
Grey Wagtail On pathway near Monument Pond, 2nd November. Kingfisher Pond area and on Log Cabin roof 22nd November.
Treecreeper Four seen on silver birch near Monument Pond.
Kingfisher Flew across Lake at 2 pm, 2nd November
Mallard 2 Male, 2 Female, on Lake.
Moorhen On Wetlands, near the Hide.
Pheasant On pathway leading towards Log Cabin and Monument Pond.
Raven Flying over Heathland, 2nd. November. Four flying over Log Cabin 29th. Nov.
Magpie On fir trees near Log Cabin, 6th November.
Green Woodpecker Brief sighting near Log Cabin, 23rd November.
Great Spotted Woodpecker Briefly seen near Kingfisher Pond, 2nd November. Male and Female on silver birch near Log Cabin, 29th November.

TOTAL 30 Different species



Red Admiral, on oak tree near lake. Two on fir trees, near log cabin. Peacock, log cabin area.


Southern Hawker, male, on the Lake and Dragonfly Pond. (Up to 29th Nov.)

Common Darter (male and female). On Dragonfly Pond and the Lake. Basking in sun on Log Cabin and pathways, 29th November.


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Related Links


Wet Woodland Bird Survey