Wednesday, 11 April 2012

11th April, 2012. Woodwalton Fen

Went to stay with Terry for a couple of nights in Cambridgeshire. Visited Woodwalton Fen and recorded the following:

Marsh Harrier - At least 6 seen well, displaying around the Reserve.
Pied Flycatcher - An adult male showed well although briefly before it moved on.
Bittern - One stood out in the open and then gave good flight views.
Chiffchaffs singing everywhere
Willow Warbler 2
Blackcap 2
Cetti's singing
Plus the usual Ducks etc.

Speckled Wood Butterflies - 2
Brimstone - 1
Red Admiral - 1

Chinese Water Deer - Several

Male Pied Flycatcher at Woodwalton Fen

Males & Females Marsh Harriers at Woodwalton Fen

Chinese Water Deer, several seen at Woodwalton Fen.