WWT Slimbridge 204+ Knot with 561 Black-tailed Godwits on South Lake. Eight Pink-footed Geese still on the Dumbles and 20 White-fronted Geese and two Greenland White-fronted Geese on Bottom New Piece. (Slimbridge Sightings). Pic by Paul Dunham.
Saul The SHAG still on the canal N of Cadbury Bridge mid-morning. (Nick Goatman).
Saul Warth The Common Sandpiper still, a Rock Pipit flew over high towards Splatt Bridge, 25 Mute Swans, four Shelducks, a female Pintail, 12 Curlews, four Lapwings, three Dunlins and three Little Egrets. (MK).
Forest of Dean At Nagshead, a female LESSER SPOTTED WOODPECKER at the lower junction of the short/ long trails, two Goshawks calling, two Buzzards, two Ravens, a Tawny Owl hooting at midday, several Jays, a small flock of Redwings, Siskins over and a Goldcrest. Also a Wild Boar heard. The GREAT GREY SHRIKE still today at its traditional site at 9am. (Steve Brown).
Batsford A Woodcock flew through Batsford timber yard late afternoon. (Dave Morgan).
Hawling area Eight Red Kites over the Stow Road today. (Roy Shilham).