Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Gallions Reach

Here's a record shot of my Little Ringed Plover that was very close in to me and it was calling to.

Tuesday, 24 April 2018

London's best raptor day

Today is the most outstanding day in london for sightings of BLACK KITE.Here are the records.
Camden Town: BLACK KITE.
City of london: BLACK KITE from lendenhall building.
Selsdon Wood: BLACK KITE North over.(Roy Weller per KJM tweet).
Fitzrovia W1: BLACK KITE.
Walthamstow:BLACK KITE.
Also a report of 2 BLACK KITE at Beckenham.
Here's a link to wikipedia on Black Kite:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_kite



















Tuesday, 13 March 2018

Hawfinch heaven

Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes in Byto...
Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes in Bytom, Poland (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Steve Gale (@surreywallcreep):
Bramblehall Wood, Surrey: Hawfinch heaven! A minimum of SIX HUNDRED!

Friday, 23 February 2018

London News

Here's a photo of the eastern-type Lesser Whitethroat at Selwyn & Pagoda Avenues. Richmond london. Location

Thursday, 22 February 2018

New London Record

Some of the Hawfinchs at box Hill.
Coccothraustes coccothraustes
Coccothraustes coccothraustes (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Bramblehall Wood, Surrey: 420+ Hawfinch.
Site Location

London Bird List

Slaty Backed Gull
Slaty Backed Gull (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
The London Area is the area defined by the London Natural History Society as that within 20 miles of St Paul's Cathedral, see LNHSAreaMap. The current list stands at 371 species (latest addition Slaty-backed Gull in July 2016).

Saturday, 17 February 2018

Hawfinch Heaven

English: Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothrauste...
English: Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Today a london record number of Hawfinchs 300+ were at box hill.

Friday, 26 January 2018

Staines Reservoirs

Finally got to grips with the horned lark at staines res today and it showed very well feeding on seeds on the concrete bank.Also the bird was very tame and was only about 15 feet away.