Coombe Hill Meadows A QUAIL still singing from the hay meadows on the reserve today. (Mike Smart). The first returning Green Sandpiper today. (Graham Smith).
Shenberrow & Snowshill area A Yellow Wagtail, a Corn Bunting singing, a Yellowhammer, numerous Skylarks, a Tree Pipit, Blackcaps and Chiffchaffs singing and a male Redstart seen with female heard close by. (Ali Clifton Barnard & Sue Wadham).
Innsworth A Red Kite drifted SW from the direction of Brickhampton Court Golf Club over Imjin Barracks and Innsworth today. (Steven Parker).
Kilkenny From the viewpoint this morning a singing Blackcap, a Chiffchaff, a Willow Warbler, a Yellowhammer, a Buzzard and a Green Woodpecker. Also Common Blue, Small Heath and Dingy Skipper butterflies and a Latticed Heath moth. (Keith White).
Forest of Dean This morning at Woorgreens a Tree Pipit, two Siskins and a male Tufted Duck. Also three Downy Emeralds on Woorgreens lake margins. At Cinderford Linear Park two Siskins also two Marsh Fritillaries, 10+ Wood Whites, Common Blues, Dingy and Grizzled Skippers, Small Copper, also White-barred Clearwing moth. (Paul Masters/MK).
Marsh Fritillary by Mike King
Downy Emerald by Mike King