Sunday, 24 March 2019

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What a great little mornings birding at the patch when i found a site 1st a HOOPOE.

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My migrants for March

20th Wheatear
21st 2 Little Ringed Plover
23rd 2 Common Tern
24th Hoopoe

Thursday, 21 March 2019

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Today was a another good day with a new migrant for the year with 2 LITTLE RINGED PLOVERS.

Wednesday, 20 March 2019

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Spring as arrived because today i had my first Wheatear of the year. Which was a nice male.

Monday, 3 December 2018

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Looking through my records for the year and September was the best month which produced 2 Great White Egrets, Arctic Skua, and a Gannet. Let's hope next year brings me a London tick.

Monday, 24 September 2018

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It's taken a long time but today i found my own london GANNET and it is also a patch tick.

Thursday, 13 September 2018

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Today i had a first for the patch which was 6 sandwich terns on the ground.And also i had my 3rd green sandpiper which showed well until it then got up and flew over the river calling.

Thursday, 6 September 2018

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It is only the 6th day of september and already i have found 2 GREAT WHITE EGRETS & a ARCTIC SKUA.My great white egret today was seen flying downriver and was later seen at rainham marsh.I have always said that september is the best month for birding in london.

Wednesday, 5 September 2018

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On sunday i found a GREAT WHITE EGRET going west & today i found another good bird a ARCTIC SKUA which was going north.

Thursday, 30 August 2018

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Three black terns are still on site today making it the 6th day of their welcome stay.Also i found a female type REDSTART which is a patch tick, so in two days i have had two patch ticks.