Record selection
Records

Sat 20 Oct 2018 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Little Egret (Murray Orchard)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 16 Wigeon (Murray Orchard)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Cetti's Warbler (Murray Orchard)

Anstey [TL408332] 1 Barn Owl (Hugo Rainey)

Barley [TL410354] 1 Ring-necked Parakeet (Hugo Rainey)

Barley [TL409379] 2 Fieldfare (Hugo Rainey)

Barley [TL409379] c.45 Redwing (Hugo Rainey)

Barley [TL410365] 1 Raven, performed some tumbling during flight - flipped onto back several times. (Hugo Rainey)

East Hyde, 1 Little Egret (Janet and Francis Dowley)

East Hyde, 4 Red Kite (Janet and Francis Dowley)

Hampermill Lake nr Watford, 1 Kingfisher (Ben Norcott)

Hampermill Lake nr Watford, 1 Chiffchaff (Ben Norcott)

London Colney, 1 Peregrine Falcon, 1 on lights on M25 by junction 22 (Andrew Steele)

Maple Cross [TQ026924] c.55 Fieldfare, flock of c50 plus flock of 5 with Redwings (Chris Bessant)

Maple Cross [TQ020918] c.500 Redwing, flying WNW. Between dawn at 7.30 and 8.30am. (Chris Bessant)

Pishiobury Park, 33 Fieldfare, NW over park this morning in 3 flocks (John Slee)

Sherrardspark Wood nr WGC, 1 Firecrest, top of Monkswood 10.35am (Tom Speller)

St Albans, 25+ Redwing, flock over my garden (Foxcroft) this morning (Rupert Evershed)

St Albans, 1 Brambling, dropped into my garden (Foxcroft) with Chaffinches - a garden first (Rupert Evershed)

St Albans, 40+ Fieldfare, flock over my garden (Foxcroft) this morning (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Little Egret

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 12+ Wigeon

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Common Snipe

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1+ Lesser Redpoll, passing overhead.

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Cetti's Warbler, singing by scrape.

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Stonechat, below High Viewpoint

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Little Egret

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Water Rail, one below High Viewpoint; a second by the Scrape

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 Grey Wagtail

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 2 Egyptian Goose

Welwyn Garden City [TL241137] 3 Ring-necked Parakeet, flew over (Aaron Clements-Partridge)

Whempstead [TL313213] 2 Black Redstart, male + female/immat still flycatchng around farm buildngs at Chapel Farm, 13.00 to 13.30, viewable from the bridleway past the farm. (Pete Waldron)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Goldeneye (Ian Williams )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Great White Egret (Ian Williams )

Fri 19 Oct 2018 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Whinchat, in reeds in front of main viewpoint

Harpenden [TL149144] 2 Redwing, In garden (Albert Callewaert)

Lemsford Springs, 4 Little Egret (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 11 Green Sandpiper (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 2 Water Rail (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Kingfisher (Barry Trevis)

Maple Cross [TQ026924] 111 Redwing, autumn passage finally kicking off. From 7.30 to 8.30am had flocks of 4+18+8+5+10+10+22+9+18+7 all flying high in WNW direction (Chris Bessant)

Waterend nr Wheathampstead [TL197141] 3 Ring-necked Parakeet (Aaron Clements-Partridge)

Waterend nr Wheathampstead [TL200141] 2 Red Kite (Aaron Clements-Partridge)

Weston Park [TL255287] 3 Raven (Frances Hurst)

Whempstead, 2 Black Redstart, a pair around Chapel Farm all day (Roland Power)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP906129] 1 Great White Egret, viewed from hide at 12.30pm (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905129] 3 Little Egret (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905129] 3 Green Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP908130] 1 Water Rail (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902130] 130 Golden Plover (Jeff Bailey)

Thu 18 Oct 2018 Amwell NR - Bittern Pool, 1 Bittern (Stuart Fox)

Amwell NR - Bittern Pool, 1 Cetti's Warbler (Stuart Fox)

Lemsford Springs, 9 Green Sandpiper (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Water Rail (Barry Trevis)

Puckeridge, 2 Red Kite (Murray Orchard)

Puckeridge, 31 Golden Plover, flock flying N (Murray Orchard)

Rusling End nr Langley [TL209212] 7 Fieldfare, flying over garden (Julie Wise)

Therfield nr Royston [TL346373] 180 Linnet, feeding on harrowed field E of Park Farm (Murray Orchard)

Therfield nr Royston, 4 Red Kite (Murray Orchard)

Therfield nr Royston [TL347374] 12 Grey Partridge, covey in fields E of Park Farm (Murray Orchard)

Therfield nr Royston, 1 Raven, called and flew off SW from hillside E of Park Farm at 17.30 (Murray Orchard)

Therfield nr Royston, 1 Peregrine Falcon, Juv flew through low E over hillside E of Park Farm (Murray Orchard)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Kingfisher (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 14+ Wigeon (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Common Snipe (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Cetti's Warbler, singing by scrape (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 2 Egyptian Goose (Steven Pearce)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), c.20 Wigeon (Brian Selwyn-Barnett)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), c.80 Golden Plover (Brian Selwyn-Barnett)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Water Rail (Len Jessup)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905128] 148 Golden Plover (Len Jessup)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Redshank (Mike Wallen)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 9 Pintail (Mike Wallen)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Water Rail (Mike Wallen)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Green Sandpiper (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 140 Golden Plover (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Little Egret (Richard Ness)

Wed 17 Oct 2018 Amwell NR - Bittern Pool, 1 Bittern (Jane Free)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Water Pipit, briefly from White hide at 10:35, flew off south (presumably same bird as seen overhead at 09:30) (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Yellowhammer (Barry Reed)

Ashwell [TL255389] 3 Corn Bunting, All three on wires by the roadside. (Frances Hurst)

Hemel Hempstead, 1 Redwing, west over Gadebridge Park am. (Dan Forder)

Picotts End nr Hemel Hempstead, 1 Siskin, calling at Piccotts End Pools am. (Dan Forder)

Stanborough Reedmarsh, 1 Stonechat, male (Keith Dean)

Stanborough Reedmarsh, 20 Redwing (Keith Dean)

Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N lake, 2 Yellow-legged Gull, ad + 3CY (Barry Reed)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 3 Siskin, singles flying over (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 23+ Redwing (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL190050] 2 Little Egret (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 15+ Wigeon (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196047] 1 Green Sandpiper (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196052] 4 Common Snipe (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Yellowhammer (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Water Rail, one below high viewpoint, one at scrape (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Cetti's Warbler, still present - back below high viewpoint (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL188043] 1 Grey Wagtail (Alan Gardiner)

Verulamium Park [TL135068] 5 Fieldfare, flying southwards over park (Bill Free)

Water End nr Great Gaddesden, 30 Fieldfare, west over Water End & Nettleden Road horse paddock (Crossways Farm) am. (Dan Forder)

Watton at Stone [TL294205] 1 Chiffchaff, one calling in my garden. (Nigel Denison)

West End nr Essendon [TL254094] c.30 Linnet (Roger Buxton)

West End nr Essendon [TL262089] 4 Red Kite (Roger Buxton)

West End nr Essendon [TL261094] 1 Chiffchaff (Roger Buxton)

West End nr Essendon [TL256095] 1 Peregrine Falcon (Roger Buxton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902131] 78 Golden Plover (Adrian Bayliss)

Tue 16 Oct 2018 Blackmore End nr Kimpton, 1 White Wagtail, running around on neighbour's roof. (Peter Wilkinson)

Hitchin [TL192296] 1 Little Egret, along Ippollits Brook at the rear of Oakfield Avenue. (Nigel Agar)

King's Meads nr Hertford [TL344136] 1 Stonechat (Simon Knott)

King's Meads nr Hertford [TL3413] 13 Common Snipe (Simon Knott)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP922137] 7 Little Egret (Adrian Bayliss)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Great White Egret, in North-East corner (Adrian Bayliss)

Redbourn [TL090130] 30+ Yellowhammer, flock feeding along hedgerow at Nicholls Farm (Peter Tallantire)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon [TL379097] 1 Brambling, feeding on ground then calling from bushes, Chaffinches also moving today. (Toby Spall)

St Albans, 2 Corn Bunting, over my garden (Foxcroft Playing Fields) as part of a general movement of small birds this morning (Rupert Evershed)

St Albans, 1+ Grey Wagtail, over my garden (Foxcroft Playing Fields) this morning (Rupert Evershed)

St Albans, 2+ Meadow Pipit, over my garden (Foxcroft Playing Fields) this morning (Rupert Evershed)

St Albans, 2 Linnet, over my garden (Foxcroft Playing Fields) (Rupert Evershed)

St Albans, 28+ Redwing, over my garden (Foxcroft Playing Fields) this morning (Rupert Evershed)

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Water Rail

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Common Snipe

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Peregrine Falcon (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL198050] 4+ Tree Sparrow (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 3 Little Egret (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, c.15 Wigeon (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Kingfisher (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 11 Common Snipe (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196050] 1 Cetti's Warbler, heard from f/p crossing the scrape area (Steve Blake)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Spotted Crake, adult in second reed bed from Cemetery Corner at 3 p.m. (David Neal)

Mon 15 Oct 2018 Helicon Lake nr Maple Cross, 1 Cetti's Warbler (Paul Lewis )

Hitchin [TL130260] 1 Little Egret (Nigel Agar)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Great White Egret (Dan Forder)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Cetti's Warbler, singing (Dan Forder)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 Little Egret (Dan Forder)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), c.3 Water Rail (Dan Forder)

Peters Green nr Harpenden, 1 Brambling, feeding in garden with 25 House Sparrows (N Bristow)

Pynesfield South Lake nr Maple Cross, 1 Cetti's Warbler (Paul Lewis)

Pynesfield South Lake nr Maple Cross, 2 Goldeneye, Immature Male and female (Paul Lewis)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified) [TL193060] 1 Green Sandpiper, north pit (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Grey Wagtail (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 2 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 12+ Wigeon (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 6 Common Snipe (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Cetti's Warbler, singing below the high viewpoint. (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Chiffchaff (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 2 Chiffchaff (Steven Pearce)

Welwyn Garden City, 2 Blackcap, 2 males in birch tree (Keith Dean)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 House Martin (Dan Forder)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1+ Spotted Crake, Cemetery Corner (Dan Forder)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Green Sandpiper, near overflow (Dan Forder)

Sun 14 Oct 2018 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL378126] 2 Egyptian Goose (Mike Ilett)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Caspian Gull, 1st winter (Mike Ilett)

Bengeo (Hertford) [TL318134] 10 Siskin, over garden (Simon Knott)

Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 20 Red-crested Pochard, relocated at Stockers Lake due to disturbance. (Paul Lewis )

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Great White Egret, far side fishing in margin (Ben Norcott)

Panshanger Park, 2 Green Sandpiper (Tim Hill)

Panshanger Park [TL286129] 13 Mandarin, In the upper Broadwater. (Tim Hill)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon [TL387102] 1 Great White Egret (Callum Peel)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Spotted Crake (Ben Norcott)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 House Martin, in a 2 minute look in appalling weather this afternoon. (Mike Wallen/Ted Wallen)

Sat 13 Oct 2018 Green End nr Braughing [TL390257] 1 Whinchat, Hull Lane end of Hay Lane/Hull Lane footpath (Paula Moore)

Lemsford Springs [TL222120] 6 Green Sandpiper (Helen Lumley )

Lemsford Springs [TL222122] 1 Grey Wagtail (Helen Lumley )

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 Little Egret (Ben Norcott)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Great White Egret, fishing from back edge of reservoir. (Lynne Lambert)

Stocker's Lake, 5 Chiffchaff, Including 3 singing birds (Stephen Younger)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Siskin, flew over south (Stephen Younger)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Cetti's Warbler, singing on N side. (Stephen Younger)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Hobby, flew through 11:45 (Stephen Younger)

The Commons LNR (Welwyn Garden City), 7 Redwing (Keith Smith)

The Commons LNR (Welwyn Garden City), 2 Marsh Tit (Keith Smith)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 3 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, c.20 Redwing

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Kingfisher (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 15+ Wigeon (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 13 Common Snipe (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Cetti's Warbler, calling near high viewpoint (Steven Pearce)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Spotted Crake, second reed bed from cementery corner. (David Hubbard)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Pintail (Mike Wallen, Ted Wallen)

Fri 12 Oct 2018 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Mediterranean Gull, 1st winter (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Barnacle Goose (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Raven (Barry Reed)

Oxhey, c.20 Redwing, flying over Paddock Road allotments. (Geoff Young)

Redbournbury, 1 Kingfisher, Near mill (John Fisher)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 3 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Green Sandpiper (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Siskin (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Common Snipe (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Chiffchaff (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Water Rail, Calling near scrape. (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Grey Wagtail (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 21+ Wigeon, flock counted in flight but likely to be more on site (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Little Egret (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Ring-necked Parakeet (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Cetti's Warbler, calling/singing regularly again this morning (to left when at high viewpoint) (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Kingfisher (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 57 Redwing, one flock of 20 over and other smaller flocks and individuals (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1+ Tree Sparrow, In hedge by feeders (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Peregrine Falcon (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902129] 4 Green Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP904129] 2 Little Egret (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903130] 24 Golden Plover (Jeff Bailey)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 1 Raven (Paul Lewis)

Thu 11 Oct 2018 Bengeo (Hertford) [TL318134] 1 Ring-necked Parakeet, Over garden (Simon Knott)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 2 Stonechat (James Russell)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 2 Siskin (James Russell)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 3 Redwing (James Russell)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 2 Common Snipe (James Russell)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 2+ Cetti's Warbler (James Russell)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 10+ Meadow Pipit (James Russell)

Maple Lodge NR (members only) [TQ037925] 1 Great White Egret, present from 10.30 till dusk. No sign following day (Paul Ward)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 20 Wigeon (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Kingfisher (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Grey Wagtail (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Chiffchaff (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 5 Little Egret (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Great White Egret (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Cetti's Warbler (Lee Evans)

Moor Lane nr Rickmansworth [TQ065940] 10 Redwing, calling over garden (Anna Marett)

Oughtonhead nr Hitchin [TL166302] 1 Kingfisher (Helen Lumley)

Panshanger Park [TL285129] 1 Kingfisher (Murray Brown)

Panshanger Park [TL285129] 3 Little Egret (Murray Brown)

Panshanger Park [TL286125] 4 Redwing (Murray Brown)

Stanborough Reedmarsh, 1 Stonechat, in thistle field near reedbed (keith dean)

Therfield nr Royston [TL348395] 1 Golden Plover, Flew over. (Simon West)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Green Sandpiper (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Siskin (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 16+ Wigeon (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Little Egret (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Common Snipe (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL197053] 1 Cetti's Warbler, Bird still present and singing/calling at 3pm but has moved to reedy margins below high viewpoint (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4+ Wigeon (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Chiffchaff, By scrape. (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 Chiffchaff (Steven Pearce)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP909130] 1 Jack Snipe, 2nd reed bed from cemetery corner mid afternoon (Chris Sharp)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 15+ Wigeon (G.Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Sanderling, With golden plovers 16:15 (G.Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Green Sandpiper (G.Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Little Egret (G.Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 30 Golden Plover (G.Hinton)

Wed 10 Oct 2018 Amwell NR - Bittern Pool [TL374130] 1 Bittern, showed well at 13.30pm (Jeff Bailey)

Amwell NR - Bittern Pool [TL377132] 1 Raven, flying over the woods north of reserve (Jeff Bailey)

Heartwood Forest - Well & Pudler's Wood, 1 Siskin (Andrew Steele)

Heartwood Forest - Well & Pudler's Wood, 1 Redwing (Andrew Steele)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP922138] 1 Great White Egret, hunting at water's edge & resting in nearby tree, north-eastern arm of reservoir (Axel Kirby)

North Mymms Park, 1 Stonechat

North Mymms Park, 1 Siskin

North Mymms Park, 1 Chiffchaff

North Mymms Park, 1 Blackcap

Stevenage, 1 Peregrine Falcon, at Vista Towers 6.30am (Rob Stubbs )

Therfield Heath, 2 Brambling (Barry Reed)

Therfield Heath [TL348395] 1 Pallid Harrier, showed well this morning from green gate near Greys Farm (Chris Sharp)

Therfield nr Royston, 17 Corn Bunting

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 2+ Tree Sparrow (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 4 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196049] 1 Cetti's Warbler, heard and seen briefly from causeway (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL198049] 1 Cetti's Warbler, still calling and seen briefly along footpath across scrape, 6pm (Graham Knight)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 5+ Wigeon (Steven Pearce)

Willian nr Letchworth, 1 Brambling, one flew over Roxley Court this morning at 09.30am. (Ross Facer)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP907129] 1 Green Sandpiper, corner of bank and central dry strip (Axel Kirby)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP908130] 1 Water Rail, further to the right (as viewed) than the crake (Axel Kirby)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP909130] 1 Common Snipe, reed beds close to "cemetery corner" (Axel Kirby)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP908131] 5 Pintail, eastern quadrant of reservoir, 1m, 4f (Axel Kirby)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP909130] 1 Spotted Crake, Showed twice in second reedbed from cemetary corner between 10.20 and 10.40, plus 1 Common Snipe (Pete Waldron)

Tue 9 Oct 2018 Amwell NR - Bittern Pool, 1 Bittern, Seen from approx. 10.45am onwards on far side of pool, just to the left hand side. (Stuart Fox)

Hanbury Manor nr Ware, 1 Ring-necked Parakeet, flying over (Paul Oliver)

Hatfield Park - Home Park [TL234083] c.50 Ring-necked Parakeet, seen at 3pm today (andy haig)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 1 Kingfisher, by River Lee (James Russell)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 2 Common Snipe (James Russell)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 2+ Cetti's Warbler, heard calling (James Russell)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Kingfisher (Gary Hinton, Ian Wood-Thompson )

Lemsford Springs, 2+ Grey Wagtail (Gary Hinton, Ian Wood-Thompson )

Lemsford Springs, 1 Water Rail (Gary Hinton, Ian Wood-Thompson )

Lemsford Springs, 2 Little Egret (Gary Hinton, Ian Wood-Thompson )

Lemsford Springs, 4+ Ring-necked Parakeet (Gary Hinton, Ian Wood-Thompson )

Lemsford Springs, 5 Green Sandpiper (Gary Hinton, Ian Wood-Thompson )

Maple Cross [TQ024924] 8 Redwing, 8am. Flying in a westerly direction (Chris Bessant)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Kingfisher (Gary Hinton)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Great White Egret (Gary Hinton)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 5 Little Egret (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Cetti's Warbler (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Chiffchaff (Lee Evans)

Mill Green SF nr Hatfield [TL247101] 8 Egyptian Goose, on lake by 1st hole (andy haig)

Newgate Street nr Cuffley, c.40 Meadow Pipit

Newgate Street nr Cuffley, 2 Fieldfare

Newgate Street nr Cuffley, 4 Siskin

Newgate Street nr Cuffley, 4 Red Kite

Newgate Street nr Cuffley, 1 Chiffchaff

Newgate Street nr Cuffley, 3 Hobby, Adult with passerine prey and 2 begging juveniles at Cold Harbour Farm

Royston, 1 Barn Owl, Hunting fields E of Greys Farm from 18.00 (Murray Orchard)

Royston, 1 Pallid Harrier, Juv showing incredibly well SW of town near Greys Farm, around green gate junction with Icknield Way at TL349395. Approaching to less than 20yds on hunting circuit around fields surrounding the gate till 18.30. Tangling with Sparrowhawk and Barn Owl. (Murray Orchard)

Royston, 15 Golden Plover, Flock in fields E of Icknield Way (Murray Orchard)

Tring Sewage Treatment Works, 1 Great White Egret, Still present (no access) (Lee Evans)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Green Sandpiper (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Chiffchaff, calling by river. (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Kingfisher, Along river. (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 10+ Wigeon (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Water Rail, Calling from same patch of reeds as Cetti's (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Cetti's Warbler, Bird still at at least 5.30pm - calling approx every 5-10mins and seen once. From causeway, in reeds around water pump (Garden Wood end of causeway) (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Egyptian Goose (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Common Snipe (Steven Pearce)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Barn Owl (Rupert Evershed)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Spotted Crake, Reedbed opposite cemetery corner. (Adrian Roach)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Jack Snipe, To the left of the Spotted Crakes (Adrian Roach)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP907129] 6 Pintail (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Spotted Crake, At least 2, possibly 3 still showing between Cemetery Corner and former boatshed (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Green Sandpiper (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Jack Snipe, Showing well in second reedbed Cemetery Corner (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Water Rail (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Garganey (Lee Evans)

Mon 8 Oct 2018 Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 18 Red-crested Pochard, 11m/7f (charlie ramsay)

Heartwood Forest - Round Wood [TL163121] 1 Stonechat, Male in younger plantation to NE of wood (Bill Free)

Lemsford Springs, 2 Little Egret (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 9 Green Sandpiper (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Water Rail (Barry Trevis)

Maple Cross [TQ024923] c.20 Redwing, High, flying over in a Westerly direction (Chris Bessant)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP925138] 1 Great White Egret (Chris Sharp)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Kingfisher (Gary Hinton et al)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1+ Grey Wagtail (Gary Hinton et al)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6+ Little Egret (Gary Hinton et al)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Cetti's Warbler, singing from reeds / tree in the same place as last 3 days near lock on GUC (Gary Hinton et al)

Oxhey, 1 Red Kite, Circling over Oxhey village midday. (Geoff Young)

Puckeridge, 457 Redwing, 21 flocks (3-55) totalling 367 flying SW 08.30-10.15 and grounded flock of 90 (Murray Orchard)

Puckeridge, 70 Fieldfare, 3 flocks of 26, 9 and 35 flying SW 09.50-10.00 (Murray Orchard)

Puckeridge, 1 Chiffchaff (Murray Orchard)

Puckeridge, 2 Raven (Murray Orchard)

Stevenage, 10 Redwing, High above Martins Wood allotments @130pm (Gary Sanderson)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Kingfisher (charlie ramsay)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Cetti's Warbler, calling only (charlie ramsay)

Therfield Heath, 2 Fieldfare, Along Icknield Way (Paul Dunn)

Therfield Heath, 8 Redwing, Along Icknield Way (Paul Dunn)

Therfield Heath, 1 Pallid Harrier, Quartering fields between Greys Farm and the Icknield Way at 12:00 (Paul Dunn)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Tree Sparrow (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 2 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 2 Chiffchaff (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Chiffchaff (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 10 Wigeon (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 6 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Verulamium Park, 1 Little Egret (Andrew Steele)

Verulamium Park, 1 Siskin (Andrew Steele)

West End nr Essendon, 2 Siskin, over

West End nr Essendon, 6 Red Kite

West End nr Essendon, 6 Chiffchaff

West End nr Essendon, 1 Peregrine Falcon, juv

West End nr Essendon, 1 Kingfisher

West End nr Essendon, c.20 Redwing

West End nr Essendon, 1 Grey Partridge

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP909130] 2 Spotted Crake, second and third reed beds from cemetery corner (Chris Sharp)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP909130] 1 Jack Snipe, second reed bed from cemetery corner (Chris Sharp)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Common Snipe, left of hide (Gary Hinton et al)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2+ Red Kite (Gary Hinton et al)

Sun 7 Oct 2018 Amwell GP/NR (exact water not specified), 1 Fieldfare (Barry Reed)

Deadman's Hill nr Sandon [TL298365] 1 Whinchat (Michael Robinson)

Deadman's Hill nr Sandon [TL298365] 18 Grey Partridge (Michael Robinson)

East Hyde, 1 Kingfisher, On post in field near farm. (Clifford Smout )

East Hyde, 1 Little Egret (Clifford Smout )

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 1 Kingfisher

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 1 Stonechat

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 8 Chiffchaff

Hay Street nr Puckeridge [TL389258] 1 Stonechat, Male, in scrub alongside footpath between Hay and Hull Lanes (Steve Hughes)

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 6 Wigeon (Tony Blake)

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 1 Swallow (Tony Blake)

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 1 Wheatear (Tony Blake)

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 7 Redwing, North (Tony Blake)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP922137] 1 Kingfisher (Jeff Bailey)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Cetti's Warbler, singing. (Mike Wallen/Ted Wallen)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Water Rail, calling. (Mike Wallen/Ted Wallen)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Kingfisher (Mike Wallen, Ted Wallen)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Great White Egret, with 3 Little Egrets. (Mike Wallen/Ted Wallen)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Little Egret (Richard Ness)

Munden Estate nr Bricket Wood, c.20 Redwing, 20 flying over plus 2 fieldfare amongst them in two flocks. (Tony Bates)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 8+ Siskin, several small parties overhead (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL122098] 1 Stonechat, male flycatching from top of docks. (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL123097] 1 Cetti's Warbler, occasional bursts of song from riverside bushes (John Pritchard)

The Commons LNR (Welwyn Garden City), 2 Marsh Tit (Keith smith)

Therfield Heath, 1 Pallid Harrier, superb performance by the imm/ female between 15.00 and 15.15. (Graham Clark et al)

Tring Sewage Treatment Works, 1 Great White Egret, flew in at 2.40pm from the south (Richard Ness)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 8+ Wigeon (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Kingfisher (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Little Egret (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Peregrine Falcon (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, 2w bird (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1+ Redwing, In bushes by paddocks (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Green Sandpiper, on scrape (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Swallow (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 5+ Common Snipe (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Yellowhammer, by feeder (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Common Sandpiper

Westmill Quarry nr Ware, 5 Stonechat (Barry Reed)

Westmill Quarry nr Ware, 16 Red Kite (Barry Reed)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Redwing (Andrew Steele)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Barn Owl (Andrew Steele)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Siskin (Andrew Steele)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Garganey, Cemetary Corner (Dan Forder)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Willow Warbler, Cemetary Corner - hedge towards behind bank (Dan Forder)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Spotted Crake, Cemetary Corner 16.15 (Dan Forder)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Jack Snipe, Cemetary Corner 16.15 (Dan Forder)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Marsh Harrier, Imm. through heading NW pursued by crows and Lapwings at 07.45. (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Great White Egret, In NW corner before heading SE at 08.30. (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 Pintail, Four cemetery corner and two from hide. Two nice drakes. (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP908129] 1 Water Rail (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 3 Common Snipe (Jeff Bailey)

Sat 6 Oct 2018 Brookmans Park, 2 Redwing

Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 9 Red-crested Pochard (charlie ramsay)

Redbourn [TL098134] c.100 Linnet, Foraging on recently tilled field at Nicholls Farm (Peter Tallantire)

Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N lake, 1 Wigeon (Jane Free)

Therfield Heath [TL348399] 1 Pallid Harrier, Seen over set aside field behind Greys farm at around 10:10 before it disappeared into this mornings murky low cloud (Steve Hughes)

Fri 5 Oct 2018 Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Raven, pair interacting (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Little Egret (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Cetti's Warbler (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Water Rail (Lee Evans)

Norton Green nr Stevenage [TL225235] 2 Stonechat (Michael Hooper)

Panshanger Park [TL302123] 1 Cetti's Warbler, singing (Murray Brown)

Therfield Heath [TL345399] 1 Pallid Harrier (Michael Hooper)

Tring Sewage Treatment Works, 1 Great White Egret, bird still present but no access; roosting with Little Egrets in east section of Marsworth opposite canal lock 42 (Lee Evans)

Tringford Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Grey Wagtail (Lee Evans)

Tringford Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Little Egret (Lee Evans)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 14+ Tree Sparrow (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Green Sandpiper

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Common Snipe

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1+ Kingfisher

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 13 Wigeon

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2+ Grey Wagtail

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 7+ Ring-necked Parakeet

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Redwing

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Water Rail

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Common Snipe (Clifford Smout )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 10 Golden Plover (Clifford Smout )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Common Sandpiper (Clifford Smout )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Green Sandpiper (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Grey Wagtail (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2+ Spotted Crake, at least 2 still present, the adult often coming into the first section of reedbed by bank (Lee Evans et al)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 Pintail (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Ringed Plover (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Hobby (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Little Owl (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Garganey (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Raven (Lee Evans)

Thu 4 Oct 2018 Amwell NR - Bittern Pool, 1 Bittern, directly opposite from viewpoint 3.50pm (Chris Gibson )

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Rock Pipit (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Hollycross Lake [TL374133] 2 Raven, heading to wood (William Bishop)

Bullen's Green (South Hatfield) [TL210060] 12 Ring-necked Parakeet, from Bullens Green/Roestock towards Colney Heath (Steven Pearce)

Gatesbury nr Puckeridge, 120 Linnet (Murray Orchard)

Hatfield [TL215066] 1 Chiffchaff, calling by pedestrian footpath under A1(M), South Hatfield. (Steven Pearce)

Norton Common (Letchworth) [TL130260] 1 Red Kite, over the SW corner of the Common. (Nigel Agar)

Norton Green nr Stevenage, 4 Stonechat (Darrel Bryant)

Norton Green nr Stevenage, 8 Redwing, flew south east over site (Darrel Bryant)

Panshanger Park, 1 Green Sandpiper, unringed bird feeding in private area of site again. (Murray Brown)

Stocker's Farm, 2 Stonechat, first winter on (ex) flooded field (John Newson)

Tewinbury Reserve, 3 Common Snipe

Therfield nr Royston, 1 Pallid Harrier, several close sightings near Greys Farm (Tony Barrett)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 4 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Kingfisher (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Swallow (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Common Snipe (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4+ Chiffchaff (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Peregrine Falcon (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 Chiffchaff (Steven Pearce)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Little Egret (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Garganey (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2+ Spotted Crake, at least 2 showing between Cemetery Corner and the former boatshed (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Water Rail (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 Pintail (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 8 Golden Plover (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Chiffchaff (Lee Evans)

Wed 3 Oct 2018 Great Gaddesden, 3+ Red Kite (Dan Forder)

Great Gaddesden, 2 Raven (Dan Forder)

Great Gaddesden, 1+ Water Rail, behind (N) Hemel Garden Centre (Dan Forder)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 4+ Cetti's Warbler, singing in many locations circa 7am (James Russell)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Little Egret

Lemsford Springs, 4 Green Sandpiper

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP922136] 1 Little Egret (Jeff Bailey)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP920136] 1 Kingfisher (Jeff Bailey)

Nettleden Lodge nr Great Gaddesden [TL025098] 1 Stonechat, Nettleden Road horse paddock (Crossways Farm) (Dan Forder)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Hobby, adult (Barry Reed)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 5 Egyptian Goose, on fishing lake (john coleman)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 3 Little Egret (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Green Sandpiper (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Common Snipe (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196052] 1 Yellow-legged Gull, 2w (Tyttenhanger birders)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP910131] 2 Spotted Crake, adult showing very well in first section of reedbed cemetery corner (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP908130] 1 Water Rail (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP906129] 4 Pintail (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP907129] 2 Green Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP904129] 2 Little Egret (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 White Wagtail, with c12 Pied Wagtail

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Raven

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), c.50 Linnet

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Common Snipe

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Ringed Plover, juv

Tue 2 Oct 2018 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL378129] 1 Great White Egret, from White between 11.35 - 12.18 then flew off heading NW. (Simon West)

Hatfield [TL214083] 1 Gannet, juvenile flew south over Galleria shopping centre and old Comet Hotel at 4.50pm, probably following route of A1(M) (Graham Knight)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 35 Common Snipe (Barry Reed)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 1 Raven (Barry Reed)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Kingfisher (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Great White Egret, flew around twice after being flushed off sewage works pool (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Little Egret (Lee Evans)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 2 Egyptian Goose (Steve carter)

Norton Green nr Stevenage, 4 Stonechat, 3 centre of tip, 1 in field near southern boundary (Alan Ford)

Offley [TL130260] 4 Red Kite, Over the A505 between Lilley and Offley c16;00 hrs (Nigel Agar)

Therfield nr Royston, 1 Pallid Harrier, seen at 1.40pm, both sides of the Icknield Way path, Therfield village end. (Allan Burrows)

Tring Sewage Treatment Works, 1 Great White Egret, on main pool (Lee Evans)

Tringford Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Great White Egret, feeding in bay at far end (Lee Evans)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Tree Sparrow

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 4 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Green Sandpiper (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, 3/4 w

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Golden Plover, flushed by Peregrine

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Peregrine Falcon

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Caspian Gull, 1w

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 5 Common Snipe (Steven Pearce)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL189041] 3 Egyptian Goose (Steven Pearce)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP909132] 1 Great White Egret, in cemetery corner at 1340. At 1400 flew eastward, circling high then came down in the area of Tringford Reservoir. (Adrian Bayliss)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Garganey, In bay by hide (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 Pintail (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Spotted Crake, both individuals still present this afternoon but elusive (Lee Evans)

Mon 1 Oct 2018 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 6 Wigeon (Murray Orchard)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Great White Egret, still present and feeding in bay to left of viewpoint until 18.00 at least (Murray Orchard)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Red Kite (Murray Orchard)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL375128] 1 Stonechat, In reedbed, then flew south (William Bishop)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL377127] 1 Kingfisher (William Bishop)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL378128] 2 Common Sandpiper, flew south down lake (William Bishop)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL375128] 1 Common Snipe, below viewpoint on mud (William Bishop)

Barley, 1 Turtle Dove, Immature turtle dove landed in our garden, Shaftenhoe End near Barley Herts. Prviously this year have had and adult in garden and also heard their purring call near by in local hedges/trees. (Sarah Bishop)

East End Green, 6 Stonechat (Barry Reed)

Green End nr Braughing [TL390258] 2 Stonechat (Paula Moore)

Heartwood Forest - W of B651, c.2 Swallow, heading south at mid day (Anders Gray )

North Mymms Park, 4 Swallow

North Mymms Park, c.5 Red Kite

North Mymms Park, 1 Peregrine Falcon

North Mymms Park, 3 Stonechat

Norton Green nr Stevenage [TL224237] 4 Stonechat, near centre of site (Tom Speller)

Stevenage, 1 Peregrine Falcon, Vista Tower lights, 6.40am (Tom Speller)

Therfield Heath [TL345395] 1 Pallid Harrier, frequent sightings near Greys farm this morning (Chris Sharp)

Therfield Heath, 10 Red Kite (Lee Evans)

Therfield Heath, 20 Grey Partridge, nice covey at Greys Farm (Lee Evans)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Grey Wagtail (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 4 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4+ Wigeon (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Caspian Gull, adult/near-adult bird this evening (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Ring-necked Parakeet (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3+ Common Snipe (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2+ Tree Sparrow, on the feeder (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Kingfisher (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Green Sandpiper (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Swallow (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2+ Little Egret (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, adult/near adult bird this evening with roost of Herring & Lsr Black-backed Gulls (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196048] 1 Peregrine Falcon

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Kingfisher, on scrape. (Steven Pearce)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 3 Egyptian Goose (Rupert Evershed)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Common Sandpiper, near Spotted Crake(s) (Dan Forder)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), c.2 Spotted Crake, Cemetary Corner - 12.10 1 flew from small reed patch in corner to closest edge of main bed where viewed for 10 secs. 12.40 1 crossed gap in reeds nearer islands. (Dan Forder)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Ringed Plover, left of hide (Gary Hinton & Ian wood-thompson)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 8+ Chiffchaff (Gary Hinton & Ian wood-thompson)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Grey Wagtail, right side of hide (Gary Hinton & Ian wood-thompson)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Green Sandpiper (Gary Hinton & ian wood-thompson)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Common Snipe (Gary Hinton & Ian wood-thompson)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1+ Willow Warbler, near farm shop steps (Gary Hinton & Ian wood-thompson)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Green Sandpiper (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Garganey, still present in Cemetery Corner (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 Pintail (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 Linnet (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 8 Common Snipe (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 40 Wigeon (Lee Evans)