© Steve Marshall / Wild Future

Wildlife sightings at Stocker's Lake

September 2016

20th - 47 Wigeon, Goldeneye (male)

17th - Goldeneye (drake in eclipse), 2 Raven (over, heading south) Red-crested Pochard (drake in eclipse), Kingfisher, and on Stocker's Farm : Hobby

10th - 2 Wigeon, Goldeneye (male in eclipse), Kingfisher

8th - 2 Cetti's Warbler, 7 Little Egret, 2 Wigeon

3rd - Red-crested Pochard (female), Kingfisher, Goldeneye (male), 3 Little Egret

August 2016

25th - 7 Red-crested Pochard, Kingfisher, Cetti's Warbler, Goldeneye (male), 4 Little Egret

21st - Green Sandpiper, 6 Red-crested Pochard (4 male), 4 Wigeon, 3 Common Tern, 2 Cetti's Warbler, 4 Little Egret

17th - 4 Red Crested Pochard (2 males)

3rd - Kingfisher (male with food at nest site), Goldeneye (male), and at Stocker's Farm - Hobby

July 2016

24th - Egyptian Goose, and on Stocker's Farm - Little Owl

20th - 16 Common Tern (8 Adults + 8 juvs), 10 Little Egret, 2 Kingfisher (pair), Goldeneye (male)

16th - Goldeneye (male), Red-crested Pochard (male)

15th - 4 Kingfisher

9th - 4 Common Sandpiper, Hobby, Kingfisher, Goldeneye (male)

June 2016

30th - Goldeneye (male), Kingfisher, Oystercatcher

23rd - Goldeneye (male), Kingfisher

16th - Goldeneye (male), 2 Cetti's Warbler, Kingfisher, 12 Little Egret (adults & juveniles)

15th - Hobby, Cetti's Warbler

11th - Goldeneye (male), 3 Cetti's Warbler, Kingfisher, 20 Little Egret (adults & juveniles), 2 Oystercatcher

6th - Peregrine (over the river)

2nd - 2 Hobby, 100+ Swift

1st - 2 Kingfisher, Oystercatcher, 3 Cetti's Warbler, Goldeneye (male), 13 Little Egret (adults & juveniles)

May 2016

26th - Kingfisher + 2 Cetti's Warbler (heard) and on Stocker's Farm : 2 Egyptian Goose, Oystercatcher

24th - Hobby, Oystercatcher, Cetti's Warbler (heard), 12 Common Tern

20th - Kingfisher, Oystercatcher, Cetti's Warbler, Red-crested Pochard (male)

19th - Kingfisher, Goldeneye(male), Cetti's Warbler, 7 Little Egret

16th - Peregrine

11th - Black Tern, Hobby, Goldeneye (male), Cetti's Warbler

10th - Cuckoo (male), 15 Arctic Tern, Goldeneye (male)

8th - Hobby, 2 Cetti's Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher 

5th - Cuckoo, 2 Kingfisher, 2 Cetti's Warbler

1st - Cetti's Warbler; and on Stocker's Farm - Little Owl