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Caspian Gull with colour ring X307 at Fairlands Valley Park on 22 April. Ringed as a chick in eastern Germany in June 2016, this bird was recorded at the Thames Barrier Park in September and Rainham in October 2016. It was then at Amwell in January and February 2017, back at the Thames Barrier Park mid March and was most recently at Amwell again on 11 April.

Images by Phil Bishop (top) and Mike Ilett (bottom).

Caspian Gull at Fairlands by Phil Bishop

Caspian Gull at Fairlands by Mike Ilett

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Bird records

Please send us your Herts bird sightings through the records submission page. The latest sightings of interest will be listed automatically on the right hand side of this page, once they have been checked by a moderator. After a few days records transfer to the sightings archive.
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Sand Martin at Amwell by Jason Ward

Sand Martin at Amwell on 20 April, image by Jason Ward

Linnet at Tyttenhanger by Andrew Steele

Linnet at Tyttenhanger on 15 April, image by Andrew Steele

Little Owl at Nup End nr Hitchin by Gary Sanderson

Little Owl at Nup End near Knebworth on 19 April, image by Gary Sanderson

Pied Flycatcher at Aldwickbury by Tim Hill

Pied Flycatcher at Aldwickbury on 19 April, image by Tim Hill

Kingfisher at Rye Meads Ray Kilham

Kingfisher at Rye Meads on 16 April, image by Ray Kilham

Ring Ouzel at Royston by Simon West

One of two Ring Ouzels at Royston on 18 April, image by Simon West

Wheatear at Ashwell by Mike Ilett

Wheatear along the Ashwell to Eyeworth road on 15 April, image by Mike Ilett

Yellow Wagtail at Wilstone by Ian Bennell

Yellow Wagtail at Wilstone on 16 April, image by Ian Bennell

Lesser Spotted Woodpecker at Cassiobury Park

Lesser Spotted Woodpecker at Cassiobury Park on 14 April, image by Chris Sharp

Garganey at Amwell by Paul Hackett

Garganey at Amwell on 13 April, image by Paul Hackett

Garganey at Amwell by Jason Ward

Garganey at Amwell on 14 April, image by Jason Ward

Willow Warbler at Aldwickbury by Tim Hill`

Willow Warbler at Aldwickbury on 14 April, image by Tim Hill

Garganey at Amwell by Rob Stubbs

Garganey at Amwell on 12 April, image by Rob Stubbs

Tawny Owl at Heartwood Forest by Andrew Steele

Tawny Owl at Heartwood Forest on 8 April, image by Andrew Steele

Kestrel at Rye Meads by Derek Girvan

Kestrel at Rye Meads on 6 April, image by Derek Girvan

Wheatear at West Hyde by Chris Sharp

Wheatear at West Hyde on 9 April, image by Chris Sharp

Sparrowhawk at Amwell by Rob Stubbs

Sparrowhawk at Amwell on 5 April, image by Rob Stubbs

Waxwings at Moor Park by Steve Carter

Waxwings at Moor Park on 7 April, image by Steve Carter

Wheatear at Woodoaks Farm by Paul Ward

Wheatear at Woodoaks Farm on 7 April, image by Paul Ward

Tree Sparrows at Tyttenhanger by Simon West

Tree Sparrows at Tyttenhanger on 5 April, image by Simon West

Kittiwake at Amwell by Jason Ward

Kittiwake at Amwell on the evening of 5 April, image by Jason Ward

Little Ringed Plover at King's Meads by Simon Knott

Little Ringed Plover at King's Meads on 2 April, image by Simon Knott

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Latest sightings

Interesting recent records submitted through the website are listed here, older records are in the sightings archive.

24TH APR: Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Little Ringed Plover, on island (William Bishop)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 6+ Reed Warbler (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Green Sandpiper (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Yellow Wagtail (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Shelduck (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 4 Common Tern (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Common Snipe (William Bishop)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 12+ Sedge Warbler (Chris Beach)
Ashwell, Wheatear, on dung heap by Ashwell to Eyeworth Road (Roger & Lynn Payne)
Ashwell, 5 Yellow Wagtail, on dung heap by Ashwell to Eyeworth Road (Roger & Lynn Payne)
Batford, Wheatear, female northern edge of weedy field, near brown metal barn. (Darin Stanley)
Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 2 Common Tern (Darrel Bryant)
Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 2 Sand Martin (Darrel Bryant)
Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 5 Swallow (Darrel Bryant)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), Cuckoo, calling mid morning (J Taylor)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 10 Swift (J Taylor)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, Fieldfare (Darrel Bryant)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, 2 Grey Partridge (Darrel Bryant)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, 2 Wheatear, both females (Darrel Bryant)
Panshanger Park, 2 Mandarin (Simon Knott)
Panshanger Park, 4 Sedge Warbler (Simon Knott)
Panshanger Park, Reed Warbler (Simon Knott)
Panshanger Park, Greenshank (Simon Knott)
Panshanger Park, 2 Yellow Wagtail (Simon Knott)
Panshanger Park, Green Sandpiper (Simon Knott)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 60+ Sand Martin (Jeff Bailey)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Black Tern (Jeff Bailey)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 10 Swallow (Jeff Bailey)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 22 Common Tern (Jeff Bailey)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Yellow Wagtail (Jeff Bailey)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 20 House Martin (Jeff Bailey)
The Commons LNR (Welwyn Garden City), Yellowhammer (Keith Smith)
Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), Garden Warbler, along river Colne (S Blake)
Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 2 Oystercatcher (S Blake)
Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, Common Tern (S Blake)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Lesser Whitethroat, singing near works bridge over Colne. (Steven Pearce)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Yellow Wagtail, on sand (S Blake/ T Smith)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Redshank (Steven Pearce)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Little Ringed Plover (Steven Pearce)
Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), Oystercatcher (Adrian Bayliss)
Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, Wheatear (G Lapworth)
Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, Lesser Whitethroat (G Lapworth)

23RD APR: Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Arctic Tern, briefly then flew North at 07.15 (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 6+ Swift (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Little Ringed Plover (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 5+ Common Tern (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Hobby (IanEdwards)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 4 Ring-necked Parakeet, from Gladwin Hide (Ian Taylor)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Black Tern, briefly then flew North with a common tern at 08.20 (Chris Beach/Ron Cousins)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Woodlark, flew low North at 08:45 (Chris Beach)
Ashwell, 6 Wheatear, along Ashwell to Newnham rd (Mike Ilett)
Batch Wood nr St Albans, Raven (Chris Ruis)
Batford, 3 Whitethroat, in weedy field (Darin Stanley)
Berkhamsted Common, 3 Garden Warbler (Mike Spittles)
Berkhamsted Common, Cuckoo (Mike Spittles)
Chess Valley S (SE of M25), 2 Whitethroat (Jill Saunders)
Childwick Bury nr St Albans, 2 Raven, Cedars (Bill Free)
Colney Heath, 5+ Whitethroat (Dan Fletcher)
Colney Heath, 4 Willow Warbler (Dan Fletcher)
Colney Heath, Swallow (Dan Fletcher)
Deadman's Hill nr Sandon, 5 Wheatear, in dog walking park (Clive Harding)
East End Green, Whitethroat (Oliver Marshall)
East End Green, 6 Sand Martin (Oliver Marshall)
East End Green, 2 Stonechat (Oliver Marshall)
East End Green, Lesser Whitethroat (Oliver Marshall)
East Hyde, Kingfisher (Janet and Francis Dowley)
Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), Common Tern, Main Lake (Alan Ford)
Frogmore Lakes nr Radlett, Lesser Whitethroat, singing towards M25/railway corner of scrubby field (Alan Winn)
Frogmore Lakes nr Radlett, Swallow (Alan Winn)
Frogmore Lakes nr Radlett, 4 Willow Warbler, singing males in scrubby fields (Alan Winn)
Frogmore Lakes nr Radlett, 7 Whitethroat, scrubby fields (Alan Winn)
Gorhambury Estate nr St Albans, 2 Whitethroat (John Pritchard)
Heartwood Forest - Langley Wood, 2 Lesser Whitethroat (Andrew Steele)
Hemel Hempstead, Hawfinch, flew NE calling over my Bennetts End garden at 5.40pm (Ian Bennell)
Hilfield Park Reservoir, Whitethroat (Tony Blake)
Hilfield Park Reservoir, Reed Warbler (Tony Blake)
Hilfield Park Reservoir, 2 Common Sandpiper (Tony Blake)
Kelshall nr Royston, Raven, N of Coombe Farm (Murray Orchard)
Kelshall nr Royston, 2 Red Kite, Coombe Farm (Murray Orchard)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 25 Sedge Warbler (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 5 Reed Warbler (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 5 Common Snipe (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 6 Sand Martin, East pool (Simon Knott)
King's Walden, Raven, TL1524 (Martin Ketcher)
Long Marston, Black Redstart, 18.30 Boars Croft farm (David Jenkinson)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 7 Reed Warbler (Lee G R Evans)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), Lesser Whitethroat (Lynne Lambert)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), Whitethroat (Lee G R Evans)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Grasshopper Warbler, 2 reeling at back of sewage works (Lee G R Evans)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Swift (Dave Hutchinson)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Sedge Warbler (Lee G R Evans)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Mandarin, pair (Lee G R Evans)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 8 Common Tern (Lee G R Evans)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 8 Sand Martin (Lee G R Evans)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), Cuckoo (Lee G R Evans)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), Cetti's Warbler (Lee G R Evans)
Newnham, 2 Wheatear, north of Newnham nr Caldecote church (Mike Ilett)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, 6 Whitethroat (Darrel Bryant)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, 2 Wheatear, male and female (Darrel Bryant)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, Garden Warbler (Darrel Bryant)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, Fieldfare (Darrel Bryant)
Rickmansworth, Cetti's Warbler, Ebury Way lakes (Anna Marett)
Rickmansworth, 2 Reed Warbler, Ebury Way lakes (Anna Marett)
Rickmansworth, 2 Whitethroat, Ebury Way lakes (Anna Marett)
Royston, 2 Ring Ouzel, males in fields SW of hospital18-45 (Murray Orchard)
Rye Park (Hoddesdon), Common Tern (Vicky Buckel)
Rye Park (Hoddesdon), Common Sandpiper (Vicky Buckel)
Rye Park (Hoddesdon), Green Sandpiper (Vicky Buckel)
Rye Park (Hoddesdon), 3 Little Ringed Plover (Vicky Buckel)
Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 5+ Sedge Warbler (John Pritchard)
Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 5+ Reed Warbler (John Pritchard)
Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 7 Common Snipe (John Pritchard)
St Ippollitts nr Hitchin, Little Owl (Michael Hooper)
Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 2 Common Tern (Andrew Steele)
Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, Common Sandpiper (Andrew Steele)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Willow Warbler, singing along river (Rupert Evershed)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Reed Warbler, singing from main reedbed (Rupert Evershed)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 10+ Sand Martin (Rupert Evershed)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Ruff, female on spit still 18.00hrs (Jeff Bailey)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Lesser Whitethroat, singing around paddock and lagoon areas (Rupert Evershed)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Red Kite (Rupert Evershed)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Sedge Warbler, singing along causeway (Rupert Evershed)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Garden Warbler, singing at pylon corner (Rupert Evershed)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Little Ringed Plover (Rupert Evershed)
Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, Cuckoo, in Tristan the Tractor field (Rick Payman)
West Hyde, Corn Bunting (G Lapworth)
West Hyde, Wheatear (G Lapworth)
Wood End nr Buntingford, 2 Lesser Whitethroat, singing from two different sites (Mike Baverstock)
Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, Wheatear (G Lapworth)

22ND APR: Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Common Tern (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 5+ House Martin (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Arctic Tern, through with a common tern this morning. (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2+ Reed Warbler, singing. (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 30+ Swallow (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Yellow Wagtail (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 20+ Sand Martin (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Tumbling Bay Lake, Whitethroat, singing. (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Tumbling Bay Lake, 2 Willow Warbler, Singing. (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Tumbling Bay Lake, Garden Warbler, singing. (Chris Beach)
Batch Wood nr St Albans, 2 Ring-necked Parakeet, over golf course (Bill Free)
Batford, Lesser Whitethroat (Mike Russell)
Batford, 2 Ring-necked Parakeet, pair copulating near nest hole (Mike Russell)
Batford, Willow Warbler (Mike Russell)
Bell Bar nr Brookmans Park, Cuckoo, calling (Steven Pearce)
Bramfield village, Yellow Wagtail, field near Bacon's Farm (L. G. Neville)
Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 4 Sand Martin, with house martins & swallows (G Lapworth et al)
Childwick Bury nr St Albans, 3 Raven, in cedars (Bill Free)
Coopers Green GPs - Beech Farm GP, Reed Warbler, singing (David Booth)
Coopers Green GPs - Beech Farm GP, 7 Ring-necked Parakeet (David Booth)
Coopers Green GPs - Beech Farm GP, Common Snipe (David Booth)
Coopers Green GPs - Beech Farm GP, 2 Willow Warbler, singing (David Booth)
Coopers Green GPs - Sutton Farm GP, Mandarin, drake (David Booth)
Coopers Green GPs - Sutton Farm GP, Willow Warbler, singing (David Booth)
Coopers Green GPs - Sutton Farm GP, Lesser Whitethroat, singing (David Booth)
East End Green, 3 Yellow Wagtail, quarry site (Oliver Marshall)
East Hyde, 2 Little Egret (David & Sarah Lyons)
Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, Green Sandpiper
Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, Stone Curlew, found at 10.05, relocated 10.25 then flew towards old BT site.
Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 3 Wheatear
Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, Mandarin
Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, Cuckoo
Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), Caspian Gull, main lake with ring X307 (Tom Speller)
Flaunden, Willow Warbler, singing in old orchard (Jill Saunders)
Hartham (Hertford), Kingfisher (David Carter)
Hilfield Park Reservoir, Reed Warbler
King's Meads nr Hertford, 13 Whitethroat (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 30 Swallow (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 3 Reed Warbler (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 2 House Martin (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, Sand Martin (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 21 Sedge Warbler (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 5 Common Snipe, West pool (Simon Knott)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), Swift, along causeway mid morning (Ian Wiliams)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Yellow Wagtail, along causeway (Ian Wiliams)
Mobbs Hole nr Ashwell, 2 Wheatear, dungheap on Eyeworth-Ashwell road (Clifford Smout)
Mobbs Hole nr Ashwell, 2 Grey Partridge, near dungheap (Clifford Smout)
Mobbs Hole nr Ashwell, Yellow Wagtail (Clifford Smout)
Panshanger Aerodrome, Willow Warbler, Henry Wood (Keith Smith)
Panshanger Park, Cuckoo (Keith Smith)
Panshanger Park, 3 Willow Warbler (Keith Smith)
Redbournbury, Raven, Hammondsend Farm (John Fisher)
Redbournbury, 3 Yellow Wagtail, Mill area (David Lyons)
Redbournbury, 2 Yellowhammer (John Fisher)
Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 6 Little Ringed Plover (Vicky Buckel)
Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Kingfisher (Vicky Buckel)
Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, Dunlin (Vicky Buckel)
Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Redshank (Vicky Buckel)
Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 4 Shelduck (Vicky Buckel)
Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 3 Reed Warbler (Vicky Buckel)
St Ippollitts nr Hitchin, 2 Red Kite (Callum Peel)
St Ippollitts nr Hitchin, Cuckoo, in St Ibbs Park (Mary Hooper)
Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N Lake, Garden Warbler (Jane Free)
Stocker's Lake, Common Sandpiper (G Lapworth et al)
Stocker's Lake, Oystercatcher (G Lapworth et al)
Stocker's Lake, 15 Little Egret (G Lapworth et al)
Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), Yellowhammer (Tyttenhanger Birders)
Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 2 Tree Sparrow (Tyttenhanger Birders)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 pair (Tyttenhanger Birders)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Ringed Plover (Tyttenhanger Birders)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Yellow Wagtail (Tyttenhanger Birders)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Little Ringed Plover (Tyttenhanger Birders)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Cuckoo (Tyttenhanger Birders)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Lesser Whitethroat (Tyttenhanger Birders)
Verulamium Park, c3 Swallow, over lake (Bill Free)
Wadesmill nr Ware, Yellow Wagtail, over golf course. (Nigel Denison)
Ware Park, Willow Warbler (Simon Knott)
Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Oystercatcher, flew through (Ian Wiliams)
Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 5 Common Tern (Chris Ruis)
Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Shelduck, flew through early morning (Ian Wiliams)
Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), Wigeon, female (Chris Ruis)
Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, Linnet (Robin Bretherick)

21ST APR: Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Whimbrel, roosting on island,flew off at 7.50 (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Lesser Whitethroat, singing at viewpoint, flew towards James Hide (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Little Ringed Plover (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Oystercatcher (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Green Sandpiper (Chris Beach)
Batchworth Lake nr Rickmansworth, Reed Warbler, singing in corner reed bed (Anna Marett)
Batford, Lesser Whitethroat, singing in Common Lane (Darin Stanley)
Bovingdon, Willow Warbler, Brickworks, singing male (L. Flower)
Bovingdon, 2 Linnet, Brickworks (L. Flower)
Coopers Green GPs - Sutton Farm GP, 2 Willow Warbler, singing (Steven Pearce)
Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), Common Sandpiper, Main Lake (Alan Ford)
Hatfield Park, 10+ Waxwing, Sawmill end of The Broadwater (Chris Beach)
King's Meads nr Hertford, Ring-necked Parakeet (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 22 Sedge Warbler (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 10 Whitethroat (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, Green Sandpiper, Park Mead briefly (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 3 Common Snipe, West pool (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, Yellow Wagtail (Simon Knott)
Lilley, Corn Bunting, TL110283 (Martin Ketcher)
Lilley, Corn Bunting, TL112284 (Martin Ketcher)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, Wheatear (Dean Harlow)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, Garden Warbler, south west corner (Darrel Bryant)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, Sedge Warbler, south west corner (Darrel Bryant)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, Lesser Whitethroat, north west corner (Darrel Bryant)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, 5 Fieldfare, flying N (Dean Harlow)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, 4 Whitethroat (Darrel Bryant)
Panshanger Park, 2 Sand Martin (Simon Knott)
Panshanger Park, House Martin (Simon Knott)
Panshanger Park, Green Sandpiper (Simon Knott)
Panshanger Park, 3 Reed Warbler (Simon Knott)
Puckeridge, 90 Linnet, flock feeding in meadow full of dandelions (Murray Orchard)
Puckeridge, Lesser Whitethroat (Murray Orchard)
Puckeridge, Willow Warbler (Murray Orchard)
Puckeridge, Little Egret, flying S down Rib Valley (Murray Orchard)
Puckeridge, 3 Red Kite, circling together (Murray Orchard)
Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, Common Tern (S Blake/R Coombes)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Whimbrel, seen briefly on sand spit at 2pm before they flew off south west. (Geoff Young)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Reed Warbler, singing (Steven Pearce)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Lesser Whitethroat (Alan Gardiner)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Yellow Wagtail (Steven Pearce)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Little Egret (Alan Gardiner)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Sedge Warbler, singing (Steven Pearce)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Little Ringed Plover (S Blake/R Coombes)
Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 2 Oystercatcher (Steven Pearce)
Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), Wheatear, male (S Blake/R Coombes)
Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, Lesser Whitethroat, by old orchard (G Lapworth)
Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, Whitethroat (G Lapworth)
Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 3 Red Kite (G Lapworth)

20TH APR: Aldwickbury Golf Course, Ring-necked Parakeet (Alan Jackson)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Greenshank, circled for a few minutes, then headed up the valley. (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Little Ringed Plover (Chris Beach)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Common Sandpiper (Chris Beach)
Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 10 House Martin (G Lapworth)
Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 12 Swallow (G Lapworth)
Coopers Green GPs - Stanborough GP, Lesser Whitethroat, calling from hedgerow alongside Coopers Green Lane (Steven Pearce)
Coopers Green GPs - Stanborough GP, Little Ringed Plover (Steven Pearce)
Croxley Common Moor, Lesser Whitethroat (Chris Sharp)
Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 2 Lesser Whitethroat, In song (David Wheatcroft)
Hitchin, 2 Whitethroat, footpath towards Ashbrook farm (Callum Peel)
Kimpton, 10 House Martin (Keith Smith/Keith Dean)
Markyate, Cuckoo, In field west of the village (Francis Dowley)
Markyate, Willow Warbler (Francis Dowley)
Markyate, Yellowhammer (Francis Dowley)
Mill Green nr Hatfield, Yellow Wagtail, Mill Green golf course (Michael Hooper)
Redbournbury, 2 Little Egret, opposite Mill (Ernest Leahy)
Redbournbury, Yellow Wagtail, opposite Mill (Ernest Leahy)
Sandridge nr St Albans, Lesser Whitethroat, Coleman Green Lane, just north of Sandridge (before Drovers Lane turnoff). (Steven Pearce)
Sleapshyde nr Colney Heath, Kingfisher, river Colne tributary by A414 (Steven Pearce)
St Albans, Raven, Kingsbury area (Bill Free)
St Margarets, 3 Linnet (Derek Pratt)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 47 Common Tern (Lee G R Evans)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Arctic Tern (Jeff Bailey)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Yellow Wagtail (Jeff Bailey)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Mandarin, A Pair (Jeff Bailey)
Stocker's Lake, Oystercatcher (G Lapworth)
Stocker's Lake, 6 Sedge Warbler (G Lapworth)
Stocker's Lake, 12 Little Egret (G Lapworth)
Stocker's Lake, 2 Reed Warbler (G Lapworth)
Stocker's Lake, 3 Cetti's Warbler (G Lapworth)
Tewin Fish Farm, Ring Ouzel, 1 male in first hedgerow/on wires leading up to archers green lane behind tewin fish farm. Very flighty, slowly moving north along the hedgerow towards tewin village at 18:30. (Anders gray)
Tewin Fish Farm, 12 Linnet (Anders gray)
Tewin Fish Farm, 3 Swallow (Anders gray)
Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), Garden Warbler (David Booth)
Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), Tree Sparrow, calling (Steven Pearce)
Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), Lesser Whitethroat (Steven Pearce)
Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 2 Kingfisher, along river (Steven Pearce)
Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, Garden Warbler, along river (David Booth)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Yellowhammer, hedgerow between main pit & model railway (Steven Pearce)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Tree Sparrow, in dead oak by mound (Tony Kavanagh)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Yellow Wagtail (Terry Smith)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Sedge Warbler (Terry Smith)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 6 Little Ringed Plover (Steven Pearce)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Reed Warbler (Terry Smith)
Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 2 Oystercatcher (Steven Pearce)
Watford, Peregrine Falcon, above palace theatre (Mike Gray)
Wheathampstead, Wheatear, This was seen in the upper field on the north side just before the bridge this evening (Helen Shapland)
Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 20 House Martin (Lee G R Evans)
Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 96 Sand Martin (Lee G R Evans)
Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 35 Swallow (Lee G R Evans)
Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, Lesser Whitethroat (Roger Harbird)

19TH APR: Aldwickbury Golf Course, Pied Flycatcher, male showing on/ off all day in copse by Aldwyckbury pond, viewed by pump station. (Darin Stanley)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Common Sandpiper (William Bishop)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Green Sandpiper (William Bishop)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Common Tern (William Bishop)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Oystercatcher (William Bishop)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Common Tern (Simon Knott)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Little Ringed Plover (William Bishop)
Ashwell, Swallow, Eyeworth/Ashwell road (Murray Orchard)
Ashwell, 5 Wheatear, dung heap on Eyeworth/Ashwell road and opposite field (Murray Orchard)
Ashwell, Yellowhammer, dung heap on Eyeworth/Ashwell road (Murray Orchard)
Ashwell, 6 Yellow Wagtail, on the large dung heap on Eyeworth/Ashwell road and opposite field (Murray Orchard)
Ashwell, White Wagtail, male on the large dung heap on Eyeworth/Ashwell road (Murray Orchard)
Ashwell, Corn Bunting, by the large dung heap on Eyeworth/Ashwell road (Murray Orchard)
Batchworth Lake nr Rickmansworth, 3 Common Tern (Vale Countryside Volunteers)
Batchworth Lake nr Rickmansworth, 3 Red-crested Pochard, drake and 2 females. (Vale Countryside Volunteers)
Batchworth Lake nr Rickmansworth, 3 Egyptian Goose, pair with 1 gosling on canal. (Vale Countryside Volunteers)
Bygrave, 3 Corn Bunting, along Bygrave/Baldock road (Murray Orchard)
Bygrave, 10 Swallow, Bygrave/Baldock road (Murray Orchard)
Croxley Common Moor, 2 Lesser Whitethroat (G Lapworth)
Croxley Common Moor, 3 Whitethroat (G Lapworth)
Croxley Common Moor, Common Tern (G Lapworth)
Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, Wheatear (S Chalmers)
Kelshall nr Royston, 2 Yellowhammer, pair north of Coombe Farm (Murray Orchard)
Kelshall nr Royston, 2 Red Kite, north of Coombe Farm (Murray Orchard)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 16 Sedge Warbler (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 5 Whitethroat (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, Reed Warbler (Simon Knott)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, 2 Wheatear (Darrel Bryant)
Nup End nr Knebworth, 2 Little Owl, pair, Hitchin Lane 11 15am (Gary Sanderson)
Oughtonhead nr Hitchin, Lesser Whitethroat, one, possibly two singing. (Steve Clark)
Panshanger Park, Cuckoo (L. G. Neville)
Redbournbury, 2 Yellow Wagtail, males bathing downstream of Mill (John Fisher)
Royston, 3 Wheatear, in same field as ring ouzels (Chris Beach)
Royston, 3 Ring Ouzel, In fields SW of hospital 17.00 - 18.00 (Murray Orchard)
Royston, 2 Ring Ouzel, males in field at TL351397 (Chris Beach)
Sawbridgeworth, 4 Wheatear, in paddock just NE of Tharbies (John Slee)
Stocker's Lake, Kingfisher, river Colne. (Vale Countryside Volunteers)
Stocker's Lake, 4 Sedge Warbler, along causeway. (Vale Countryside Volunteers)
Stocker's Lake, 3 Common Tern (Vale Countryside Volunteers)
Stocker's Lake, 3 Red-crested Pochard, all drakes (Vale Countryside Volunteers)
Stocker's Lake, 2 Cetti's Warbler, singing, river Colne and causeway. (Vale Countryside Volunteers)
Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 2 Tree Sparrow (Alan Gardiner)
Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 7 Whitethroat (Alan Gardiner)
Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, Common Tern (S Blake)
Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, Common Sandpiper (Steve Blake)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Whimbrel, found by Alan Gardiner (S Blake/S Pearce)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Reed Warbler, singing from scrape (Alan Gardiner)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Kingfisher (Steve Blake)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 7 Little Ringed Plover (S Blake/S Pearce)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Yellowhammer, on hedgerow dividing main pit. (Steven Pearce)
Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 2 Oystercatcher, appear to be on nest. (Steven Pearce)
Watery Grove (Knebworth Woods), Marsh Tit (Tom Speller)
Watery Grove (Knebworth Woods), Willow Warbler, singing at the end of Norton Green Common (Tom Speller)
Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, Whitethroat (G Lapworth)

18TH APR: Aldwickbury Golf Course, Pied Flycatcher, male in trees aligning aldwyckbury pond at 19.00 (Darin Stanley)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Shelduck, fly by this evening (Ade Hall)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Common Sandpiper, from viewpoint (Ade Hall)
Ashwell, 5 Yellow Wagtail, 5+ at 3rd dung heap along the Ashwell to Eyeworth Road. (Simon West)
Ashwell, Wheatear, Male at 3rd dung heap along Ashwell to Eyeworth Road. (Simon West)
Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, Willow Warbler, singing near causeway (Anna Marett/Janice Warford)
Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, Garden Warbler, Aquadrome car park (Anna Marett/Janice Warford)
Coopers Green GPs - Sutton Farm GP, 2 Willow Warbler, singing males: one at Woodcock Hill turn-off, the other just before Symondshyde Lane turn off. (Steven Pearce)
Croxley Common Moor, Lesser Whitethroat (Chris Sharp)
Croxley Common Moor, Whitethroat (Geoff Young)
Gaddesden Row, Yellow Wagtail (Connor McGrath)
Gorhambury Estate nr St Albans, 6 Red Kite, including one on the ground eating lamb afterbirth (John Fisher)
Gorhambury Estate nr St Albans, Little Ringed Plover, on pool by Pre Mill (John Fisher)
Gorhambury Estate nr St Albans, 2 Little Egret (John Fisher)
Gorhambury Estate nr St Albans, Wheatear, on fence posts by Ver from Drive (John Fisher)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 5 House Martin, New River (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 12 Swallow (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 5 Whitethroat (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 10 Sedge Warbler (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 2 Little Egret (Simon Knott)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 10+ Sand Martin (Gary Hinton)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 House Martin (Gary Hinton)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 Swallow (Gary Hinton)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), Oystercatcher (Phill Luckhurst)
Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 14 Common Tern (Gary Hinton)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, Garden Warbler, singing in SW corner (Tom Speller)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, 3 Wheatear, 2 males & female (Tom Speller)
Redbournbury, Little Egret (John Fisher)
Rickmansworth, 3 Egyptian Goose, 1 young, canal by Batchworth lock (Anna Marett/Janice Warford)
Royston, 2 Ring Ouzel, 2 males still present at 6.30 p.m. (Simon West)
Royston, 2 Ring Ouzel, at the back of the first field past the hospital grounds at 11:40, viewed from the bridle path.
Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 4 Common Snipe, on flooded meadow (John Fisher)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 15+ Common Tern (Gary Hinton)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 10 Sand Martin (Gary Hinton)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 12+ Swallow (Gary Hinton)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), Yellow Wagtail, on mesh island 16:00 (Gary Hinton)
Stocker's Lake, 5 Sedge Warbler, 3 on causeway (Anna Marett/Janice Warford)
Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 2 Tree Sparrow (Alan Gardiner)
Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 4 Whitethroat (S Blake/T Smith)
Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, Common Sandpiper (Steven Pearce)
Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 2 Oystercatcher (S Blake)
Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, Little Ringed Plover (Steven Pearce)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 5 Little Ringed Plover (S Blake/T Smith)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Ringed Plover (Alan Gardiner)
Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), Red-crested Pochard, female near the old spillway. (Adrian Bayliss)
Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Oystercatcher (Richard Ness)

17TH APR: Ashwell, 2 Wheatear, 2 males on dung heap along Ashwell to Eyeworth road (Jennifer Gilbert/Ian Carle)
Ashwell, 2 Swallow, along Ashwell to Eyeworth road (Jennifer Gilbert/Ian Carle)
Ashwell, 2 Corn Bunting, 1 on dungheap, 1 singing from tree near Bluegate farm (Steve Akrill)
Ashwell, 2 Grey Partridge (Steve Akrill)
Ashwell, 10 Yellow Wagtail, on dung heap along Ashwell to Eyeworth road (Jennifer Gilbert/Ian Carle)
Batford, 8 Ring-necked Parakeet, opposite the Mill (Francis and Janet Dowley)
Bunkers Park nr Hemel Hempstead, Redstart, male in bushes on the side of Chambersbury lane (George Moreton)
Cassiobury Park, 4 Ring-necked Parakeet (Lee G R Evans)
Cassiobury Park, Willow Warbler, singing male (Lee G R Evans)
Childwick Bury nr St Albans, Ring-necked Parakeet, mobbing a Buzzard (Bill Free)
Childwick Bury nr St Albans, 2 Raven, Cedar trees (Bill Free)
Childwick Bury nr St Albans, Swallow (Bill Free)
Deadman's Hill nr Sandon, Wheatear (Alan Harris)
Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), Common Tern, high over main lake (Darrel Bryant/Tom Speller)
Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 7 House Martin, main lake (Darrel Bryant/Tom Speller)
Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), Sand Martin, main lake (Darrel Bryant/Tom Speller)
Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 12 Swallow, approx. main lake (Darrel Bryant/Tom Speller)
Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), Common Sandpiper, east side of main lake (Darrel Bryant/Tom Speller)
Frogmore Lakes nr Radlett, 7 Willow Warbler, singing males (Alan Winn)
Frogmore Lakes nr Radlett, Whitethroat (Alan Winn)
Frogmore Lakes nr Radlett, Little Egret (Alan Winn)
Hilfield Park Reservoir, 2 Goldeneye (Tony Blake)
Hilfield Park Reservoir, Common Sandpiper (Tony Blake)
Hilfield Park Reservoir, Willow Warbler, singing western perimeter of reserve. (Tony Blake)
Hilfield Park Reservoir, House Martin (Tony Blake)
Little Wymondley nr Stevenage, Peregrine Falcon (Michael Hooper)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, Lesser Whitethroat (Darrel Bryant)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, 5 Wheatear, 3 males 2 females (Darrel Bryant)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, Common Snipe (Darrel Bryant)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, 2 Grey Partridge (Darrel Bryant)
Norton Green nr Stevenage, Garden Warbler (Darrel Bryant)
Rickmansworth, Cetti's Warbler, singing, Ebury Way lakes (Anna Marett)
Rickmansworth, 3 Red-crested Pochard, males, canal, Batchworth lock (Anna Marett)
Royston, 2 Ring Ouzel, follow track beside Royston Hospital. Birds were in a field to the left of the track leading uphill adjacent to a cross hedge. 5pm. (John Yates)
Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, Green Sandpiper, Gadwall Hide (Steve Hughes)
Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Little Ringed Plover, Gadwall Hide (Steve Hughes)
Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, Redshank, Gadwall Hide (Steve Hughes)
St Ippollitts nr Hitchin, 20 Swallow, St Ippolyts sewerage treatment works (Michael Hooper)
St Ippollitts nr Hitchin, 3 House Martin, sewerage treatment works (Michael Hooper)
Stanborough Reedmarsh, Common Snipe (Keith Dean / Keith Smith)
Stanborough Reedmarsh, 4 Whitethroat (Keith Dean / Keith Smith)
Stanborough Reedmarsh, 2 Ring-necked Parakeet (Keith Dean / Keith Smith)
Stanborough Reedmarsh, Reed Warbler (Keith Dean / Keith Smith)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 12 Sand Martin (Lee G R Evans)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Swallow (Lee G R Evans)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), Dunlin (Lee G R Evans)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Yellow Wagtail (Lee G R Evans)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), Common Sandpiper (Lee G R Evans)
Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 27 Common Tern (Lee G R Evans)
Stocker's Lake, Common Sandpiper, low over the water from pulpit towards Bury lake (Chris Sharp)
Therfield Heath, Wheatear, male feeding on golf course fairway (Jennifer Gilbert/Ian Carle)
Therfield Heath, Firecrest, In ivy covered trees along road to Therfield TL336398 (Jennifer Gilbert/Ian Carle)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 20 Swallow (Ricky Flesher/Richard Coombes)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 40 Sand Martin (Ricky Flesher/Richard Coombes)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 6 Yellow Wagtail, on the sand spit (Ricky Flesher/Richard Coombes)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 House Martin (Ricky Flesher/Richard Coombes)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 White Wagtail, on sand spit (Ricky Flesher/Richard Coombes)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Hooded Crow, flew south over the pit at 8.58am (Ricky Flesher/Richard Coombes)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Little Ringed Plover, on sand spit (Ricky Flesher/Richard Coombes)
Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, Common Sandpiper, 1 on point at 11am plus a possible white wagtail (Andrew Steele)

16TH APR: Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Common Sandpiper (Mike Ilett)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Sedge Warbler, reeds between viewpoint and James hide (Chris Ruis)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Oystercatcher, on island (William Bishop)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 6 Common Tern, flying north (Mark Harris)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 20+ Swallow (Chris Ruis)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, Whimbrel, flew in and landed, 2 minutes then flew south (William Bishop)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 3 Egyptian Goose (Mike Ilett)
Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 10+ Sand Martin (Chris Ruis)
Ashwell, 2 Wheatear, dung heaps Ashwell to Eyeworth road (Tom Speller)
Ashwell, 7+ Yellow Wagtail, dung heaps Ashwell to Eyeworth road (Tom Speller)
Ashwell, 4 Corn Bunting, Ashwell to Eyeworth road (Tom Speller)
Chiswell Green nr St Albans, 4 Swallow, through Greenwood Park (Alan Winn)
Croxley Common Moor, Redstart, male on fencepost at conservation area (Chris Sharp)
East Hyde, Common Snipe (David Lyons)
Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, Willow Warbler (John Yates)
Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, Whitethroat (John Yates)
Flaunden, Cuckoo, calling (Jill Saunders)
Hilfield Park Reservoir, Swift (Tony Blake)
Hilfield Park Reservoir, Sedge Warbler, singing on south bank (Jack Fearnside)
Hilfield Park Reservoir, House Martin (Tony Blake)
Hilfield Park Reservoir, Willow Warbler, briefly singing near viewing platform 10am. (Tony Blake)
Kelshall nr Royston, Wheatear, Coombe Farm horse paddocks (Murray Orchard)
Kelshall nr Royston, 8 Fieldfare, In trees around grass coombe N of Coombe Farm (Murray Orchard)
Kelshall nr Royston, 2 Red Kite, Coombe Farm (Murray Orchard)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 15 Sedge Warbler (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, Yellow Wagtail (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 2 Willow Warbler (Simon Knott)
King's Meads nr Hertford, 3 Whitethroat (Simon Knott)
Meesden, Willow Warbler, singing (Ian Flack)
Merry Hill nr Bushey, 2 Whitethroat, singing males (Robert Hopkins)
Merry Hill nr Bushey, 5 Willow Warbler, singing males (Robert Hopkins)
Newnham, Barn Owl, 1 mile NW of Newnham by Caldecote church (Mike Ilett)
Nup End nr Knebworth, Little Owl, Hitchin Lane @10am (Gary Sanderson)
Oughtonhead nr Hitchin, Whitethroat (Steve Clark)
Oughtonhead nr Hitchin, Willow Warbler (Steve Clark)
Oughtonhead nr Hitchin, Sedge Warbler (Steve Clark)
Redbournbury, 4 Yellow Wagtail, bathing in stream opposite mill (Jeff Bailey)
Redbournbury, 2 Little Egret (Jeff Bailey)
Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N Lake, Common Sandpiper (Jane Free)
Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N Lake, 2 Whitethroat (Jane Free)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Little Ringed Plover (Tony Kavanagh)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, White Wagtail (Tony Kavanagh/Richard Coombes)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Sand Martin (Tony Kavanagh/Richard Coombes)
Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, Oystercatcher (Tony Kavanagh/Richard Coombes)
Wallington, Wheatear, Baldock to Wallington road (Tom Speller)
Westmill Quarry nr Ware, 10 Egyptian Goose, incl. pair with 7 young (Tom Speller)
Westmill Quarry nr Ware, Cetti's Warbler (Tom Speller)

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