This first group of birds were all visible from the viewing point opposite the scrape.
Teal: 5 were on the scrape at 8.45am
Common Buzzard: one flew across the field.
Water Rail: one was on the scrape.
Stonechat: one was feeding between the Scrape and the View Point.
Redwing: 30 were in the trees that run down the middle of the meadow.
Cetti’s Warbler: one was in the scrub just north of the recently pollarded Willow.
Chiffchaff: one was along Dukes Head Passage.
Reed Bunting: a pair were feeding around the pools, occasionally joining a small Goldfinch flock in the scrub near the screen.
Grassland by Canal Plantation
Meadow Pipit: 12 were feeding close to the deer herd.