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Sevenoaks Wildlife Reserve

11-9-18 White stork x 1 (flew overhead due east, also flushed from the river in the afternoon). 9-9-18 inlcuding Webs count Greylag goose x 448, Canada goose x 254, Egyptian goose x 7, grey heron x 3, cormorant x 5, little egret x 2, little grebe x 1, moorhen x 23, great crested grebe x 15 adults + 5 juveniles,…

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Sevenoaks Wildlife Reserve

2-9-18 Willow warbler x 2 (singing by Visitor Centre at 10 a.m.). 1-9-18 Kingfisher x 3 (1 male, 1 female, 1 juvenile seen from Willow Hide), green sandpiper x 1 (Tyler Hide), nuthatch x 1 (calling in the car park area), chiffchaff x 1 (singing by Visitor centre), blackcap x 1 (alarm calling by main track), red kite x 2…

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Sevenoaks Wildlife Reserve

21-8-18 including Monthly transect Little egret x 1 (seen from Willow Hide), stock dove x 6, woodpigeon x 19, kingfisher x 2 ( 1 on Back Lake and one of Long Lake), great spotted woodpecker x 2, swallow x 9, grey wagtail x 1 (on way to Sutton Hide), pied wagtail x 2, wren x 23, robin x 23, blackbird…

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Sevenoaks Wildlife Reserve

05/08/18 Common Snipe x1, Green Sandpiper x2 04/08/18 Mute Swan x4, Greylag Goose x320, Canada Goose x215, Egyptian Goose x10, Gadwall x1, Teal x5, Tufted Duck x84, Cormorant x 2, Large Egret x1, Heron x5, Great Crested Grebe x13, Buzzard x1, Sparrow hawk x1, Moorhen x22, Coot x118, Lapwing x15, Green Sandpiper x1, Common Sandpiper x1, Black Headed Gull x105,…

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Sevenoaks Wildlife Reserve

30/07/2018 At Tyler Hide: Little ringed plover, green sandpiper x2, common sandpiper, Mandarin duck, White stork 29/07/2018 Green sandpiper x2, little ringed plover x2 +1 juvenile At Sutton Hide: 2x sand martins, 15 x house martins 28/07/2018 Red Kite, Mute swan x4, greylag goose x215, Canada goose x110, Egyptian goose x14, Pochard x 1, Tufted Duck x 95, Cormorant x5, Little…

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Sevenoaks Wildlife Reserve

24/07/2018 Bullfinch x 1 (singing) 23/07/2018 Sparrow hark x 3 young at Carter Hide, Kingfisher (North Lake), Common Buzzard (Fly over) 22/07/2018 – Dartford ringing group Kingfisher Hut area: Great tit x 18, Wren x 3, Blackcap x 14, Blackbird x 1, Tree creeper x 1, Blue Tit x 6, Chiffchaff x 2, Robin x 6, Reed Warbler x 1…

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Oare Marshes

Thanks to all who attended today’s Outdoor Meeting 22 July 2018 to Oare Marshes and local areas. We had a lovely sunny day with a nice cool breeze most of the time and apart from some heat-haze the light was fabulous with the sun behind us. Arriving at high tide 07:59 the East Flood was packed with birds particularly waders…

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Sevenoaks Wildlife Reserve

15-7-18 including Webs count Mute swan x 4, greylag goose x 128, Canada goose x 97, Egyptian goose x 7 adults + 2 young, cormorant x 2, great crested grebe x 14, lapwing x 23, little-ringed plover x 2, common sandpiper x 1, green sandpiper x 2, teal x 5, kingfisher x 2, moorhen x 20, coot x 97, gadwall…

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Sevenoaks Wildlife Reserve

11-7-18 including monthly transect. Sparrowhawk pair with 3 chicks, buzzard x 1, stock dove x 6, woodpigeon x 16, rose-ringed parakeet x 1, kingfisher x 3 (Long Lake, past Tyler Hide and past Slingsby Hide), Green woodpecker x 4, great-spotted woodpecker x 3, house martin x 2, grey wagtail x 1, wren x 29, dunnock x 3, robin x 19,…

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Sevenoaks Wildlife Reserve

8-7-18 Sparrowhawk with 3 chicks reported by the photographers. 7-7-18 Tufted duck x 37 + brood of 2,9,6, lapwing x 45, little ringed plover x 2, sparrowhawk female with 2 chicks, coal tit x 3, swallow x 3, chiffchaff x 2, blackcap x 17, reed warbler x 5, nuthatch x 1, treecreeper x 2, grey wagtail x 1. 4-7-18 Little…

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