May 04, 2009

May 4th 2009

Wanstead Park:
  • Ring Necked Parakeet near Ornamental Waters (Sally Hammond)

Roding Valley Park:

  • 3 Grey Herons, 2 being mobbed by Carrion Crows
  • Song Thrush, Long Tailed Tit,


  • brief visit to the Gravel Pits
  • Kestrel over Painters road (hunting)
  • pair of Lapwing and 2 pairs of Little Ringed Plover
  • also: Mute Swan, Canada Geese, Tufted Duck, Mallard, pair of Shoveler, Coot, Moorhen
  • 2 Whitethroat
  • 1 Swift (over)
  • 4 Lesser Black Backed Gulls and 3 Herring Gulls
  • Several Pheasant calling

Roding Valley Nature Reserve: (just outside the borough)

  • Cuckoo (Peter Warne)

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