5 Goldcrests were seen, 3 Nuthatch were heard calling, a Herring Gull flew north, there were at least 36 Siskin in the Alders close to the London Plane tree along the River Len, a Green Woodpecker was feeding in the short grass by Mote House, 3 Great Spotted Woodpeckers were seen, a few flocks of Long-tailed Tit were seen, a Treecreeper was seen shuffling up an Alderalong the River Len, a Pheasant called from the marsh area, and 5 Redwing were on the Pitch & Putt.
Can't resist another shot of a Robin
Birds of particular note on the Lake were 7 Great Crested Grebes, 1 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese, 6 Tufted Duck, 13 Pochard, and 3 Cormorants. The gull flock produced at least 57 Black-headed Gull, 1 juvenile Herring Gull and 26 Common Gulls. Also seen were 4 Grey Herons, 1 Grey Wagtail next to the pond, a Mediterranean Gull flew west over the Alders as I watched the Siskins, and a Water Rail showed briefly along the River Len.
Spot the Water Rail!