Friday, 11 April 2008
Very quite this evening, 17-15 / 18-45, cool south west wind, clear skies. Only 1 lone Swallow over the pool, 2 Grey Wagtails on the shore in front of the car park, 1 Tree Sparrow around the paddock area, 5 R L Partridge along the lane and 5 Sand Martins on the wires. 2 Blackcaps by the sailing club and a Common Sand on the south shore. A Buzzard over the small pool and a Green Woodpecker calling from by the fishing cottage. 2 Coal Tits , Chiffchaff , and Kingfisher by the waterfall , and 4 Gadwall at the eastern end. 5 more Chiffchaffs calling along the northern side, also Sparrowhawk and 2 more Buzzards. (S Seal).