© Steve Marshall / Wild Future

Wildlife sightings at Stocker's Lake

October 2014

14th - 60 Redwing

8th - Garganey preening in water at 4pm; 2 Stonechat (pair) - on Stocker's Farm between pumping station and farm 

3rd - Red Crested Pochard (2 pairs)

2nd - on Stocker's Farm : 2 Stonechat, Little Owl

September 2014

14th - Lesser Spotted Woodpecker

9th - hobby

August 2014

31st - hobby

30th - kingfisher

29th - hobby + 5 Egyptian Geese

22nd - hobby

19th - 12 sand martin + 8 house martin

12th - hobby + kingfisher

3rd - hobby

July 2014

28th - Cackling goose in group of Greylags, 2 Oystercatcher 

20th - 2 Common sandpiper

13th - 3 Oystercatcher (2 adults + 1 juvenile), 30 Common Tern (21 adults + 9 juveniles) + (on Springwell Lake) Goldeneye (juvenile)

6th - 3 Oystercatcher (2 adults + 1 juvenile), 2 Common Sandpiper + (on Springwell Lake) Goldeneye (juvenile)

4th - 32+ Common Tern, 2 Oystercatcher

June 2014

27th - 3 Oystercatcher (2 adults + juvenile); Goldeneye (juvenile on Springwell Lake)

14th - 14 Little Egret; Goldeneye (juvenile on Springwell Lake)

8th - Goldeneye (female + 1 chick on Springwell Lake)