Record selection
Records

Mon 18 Feb 2019 Berkhamsted Common, 4 Red Kite (mike spittles)

Essendon, 1 Blackcap, Female on birdfeeder (David Carter )

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 1 Mediterranean Gull, adult (Samuel Perfect)

Hitchin [TL197303] 1 Red Kite, Orchard Road (David Inward)

Hitchin [TL192296] 1 Little Egret, on the hedge along the Ippolllts Brook (Nigel Agar)

St Albans [TL138078] 30+ Redwing, Down Edge open space at 07.30 (Bill Free)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 9+ Tree Sparrow (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 2 Red Kite (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL190050] 3 Egyptian Goose (Steve Blake )

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Oystercatcher (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 33+ Redwing (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 2+ Ring-necked Parakeet (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 2 Little Egret (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Water Rail (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 19+ Common Snipe (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL185046] 24 Stock Dove, In field adjacent to lake. (Steven Pearce)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4+ Goldeneye, 2 pairs off jetty (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Grey Wagtail, on mud right of hide 14:35 (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), c.20 Common Snipe (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 70+ Lapwing (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Red Kite (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Oystercatcher, on central causeway (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3+ Green Sandpiper, near reeds right of hide (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Pintail, drakes (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), c.80 Redwing, feeding in field behind overflow (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), c.40 Wigeon (G Hinton )

Sun 17 Feb 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Bittern, showing at 3pm in reeds at the back of the lake and to the left of the main island in front of the viewpoint (Ross Facer)

Baldock, 1 Peregrine Falcon, in flight over A505 (Baldock bypass) (Peter Wilkinson)

Braughing, 1 Hen Harrier, ringtail flying north west (Paula Moore)

Braughing [TL397256] c.20 Redwing, feeding in horse field bottom of pentlows hill (Paula moore)

Braughing, 4 Red Kite, Two birds calling (Steve Hughes)

Braughing [TL398265] 2 Stonechat, pair (Steve Hughes)

Colney Heath, 4+ Siskin (Rupert Evershed)

Croxley Green, 1 Redwing, by station entrance (Allan Hall)

East Hyde, 1 Mandarin (David Lyons)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL175118] 3 Ring-necked Parakeet, flying eastwards at about 5pm (Axel Kirby)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL175115] 1+ Barn Owl, hunting by roadside treeline; at about 5pm (Axel Kirby)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL180121] 30+ Linnet, flock feeding (Craig Dunn)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL179121] c.4 Stonechat, 3 males and 1 female (Craig Dunn)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL176118] 10+ Yellowhammer (Craig Dunn)

Hitchin [TL192296] 1 Red Kite, over Oakfield Avenue (Nigel Agar)

Lemsford Springs, 7 Green Sandpiper (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Water Rail (Barry Trevis)

Redbournbury, 1 Little Owl (John Pritchard)

Redbournbury, 2 Little Egret (John Pritchard)

Redbournbury, 3 Common Snipe (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL121098] 1 Little Egret (Alan Gardiner)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL126093] 1 Grey Wagtail (Alan Gardiner)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 1 Kingfisher (John Pritchard)

Sherrardspark Wood nr WGC, 1 Firecrest, Monk's Wood in holly (William Bishop)

Stevenage [TL224261] 2 Raven, Display flight. (Gareth Dagnall)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Cetti's Warbler, singing on river bank (Allan Hall)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 5+ Tree Sparrow, around feeder (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1+ Kingfisher (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 3 Egyptian Goose (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Oystercatcher (Rupert Evershed)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 15 Lesser Redpoll, flock along river by workings (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Water Rail, from scrape (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Little Egret, along river by workings (Rupert Evershed)

Verulamium Park [TL140068] 2 Little Egret (Alan Gardiner)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 Goldeneye, three pairs together 10.00am (derek pratt)

Wormley Wood [TL323060] 1 Hawfinch, in Wormley West End (Graham White)

Wormley Wood, 2 Marsh Tit (Graham White)

Wormley Wood, 1 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker (Graham White)

Wormley Wood, 150 Redwing (Graham White)

Sat 16 Feb 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL378128] 1 Goosander, female from viewpoint (William Bishop)

Batlers Green nr Radlett [TQ159982] 1 Stonechat (Josh Kalms)

Berkhamsted Common [SP993100] 1 Woodcock (Mike Spittles)

Berkhamsted Common, 30+ Lesser Redpoll (Mike Spittles)

Colney Heath, 4+ Ring-necked Parakeet (Dan Fletcher )

Colney Heath, 9 Fieldfare (Dan Fletcher )

Colney Heath, 2 Red Kite (Dan Fletcher )

Colney Heath, 11+ Redwing (Dan Fletcher )

Colney Heath [TL209062] 1 Lesser Redpoll (Dan Fletcher )

Deadman's Hill nr Sandon, 8 Golden Plover (Mike Ilett)

Deadman's Hill nr Sandon, 2 Corn Bunting (Mike Ilett)

Deadman's Hill nr Sandon [TL299365] 75 Yellowhammer (Mike Ilett)

Harpenden, 1 Blackcap, male on feeders (Alan Jackson)

Harpenden, 2 Ring-necked Parakeet, usual pair on garden feeders (Robin Pearson)

Jersey Farm (St Albans), c.20 Redwing, feeding with Blackbirds in park (Dan Fletcher )

Newnham [TL241369] 2 Raven, on pylons along minor rd from A507 to Newnham (Mike Ilett)

St Albans, c.45 Redwing, feeding on green at clarence park (Andrew Steele)

St Albans, 1+ Siskin, flyover at Clarence Park (Andrew Steele)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 1 Little Egret, fishing lake (John Coleman)

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

Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N lake, 9+ Siskin (Jane Free )

Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N lake, 2 Goldeneye (Jane Free )

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 5 Tree Sparrow, 4-5 at feeding station (Mark Cutts)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Oystercatcher (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Oystercatcher, on main pit for 10 mins at 8:45 (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Common Snipe (Chris Ruis)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Great Black-backed Gull (Chris Ruis)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Peregrine Falcon (Chris Ruis)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Red Kite (Chris Ruis)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Ring-necked Parakeet (Chris Ruis)

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

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Great Black-backed Gull (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, c.199 Linnet, counted from photo all in tree together by pumpkin field (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL185045] 3 Egyptian Goose, In field adjacent to lake. (Steven Pearce)

Verulamium Park, 1 Kingfisher (Connor mcgrath)

Watery Grove (Knebworth Woods) [TL228227] 1 Marsh Tit, near Pigeonswick Cottge (Steve Hughes)

Watford [TQ114982] 1 Blackcap (Hilary Weston)

Watford [TQ114982] 1 Siskin (Hilary Weston)

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

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 191+ Linnet (Chris Ruis)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 4+ Fieldfare (Chris Ruis)

Fri 15 Feb 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Goosander, female from viewpoint

Batford [TL150148] 1 Little Egret (Darin Stanley)

Bishop's Stortford, 1 Peregrine Falcon, heading north high over Scott Road (Jono Forgham)

Cromer nr Walkern [TL303287] c.200 Fieldfare, in field opposite windmill towards village (Paula Moore)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 2 Red Kite (Lee Evans)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 1 Meadow Pipit (Lee Evans)

Harpenden Sewage Treatment Works [TL150145] 2 Chiffchaff, calling. In favourite bush. (Darin Stanley)

Hitchin [TL19752997] 1 Little Egret, River Purwell by Millstream PH (David Inward)

Kimpton Mill [TL194184] 1 Egyptian Goose (Alan Ford)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Red Kite (Lee Evans)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Cetti's Warbler (Lee Evans)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Stonechat, On the meadow from Lapwing Hide (Lee Evans)

St Albans [TL138078] 20+ Redwing, emerging from presumed roost in ivy clad tree at around 07.00. C20 redwing also in Victoria Playing Field (TL142076) at around 10.00 (Bill Free)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Yellowhammer, In Paddock fields

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

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified) [TL193060] 1 Green Sandpiper, North Pit by A414 layby. (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Ring-necked Parakeet (Lee Evans)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Oystercatcher (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 10 Common Snipe (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL185046] 3 Egyptian Goose, on field adjacent to lake. (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL186043] 75+ Linnet (Steven Pearce)

Wheathampstead [TL180142] 1 Little Egret (Aaron Clements-Partridge)

Whitwell [TL193202] 3 Little Egret, River Mimram, Pan Mill (Alan Ford)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 16 Fieldfare, 16 arrived from the south at dusk (Lee Evans)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Redwing (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Little Owl, Enjoying the sun in its usual old tree in field adjacent to Miswell Farm (Sally Douglas)

Thu 14 Feb 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL375130] 1 Bittern, north end in reeds at dusk (William Bishop)

Batchworth Lake nr Rickmansworth [TQ059939] 1 Grey Wagtail, canal bridge (Anna Marett)

Bishop's Stortford [TL487220] 3 Red Kite, over Rye Street. (Richard Melarange)

Cassiobury Park, 8 Ring-necked Parakeet (Lee Evans)

Cassiobury Park, 1 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker (Lee Evans)

Cassiobury Park, 5 Nuthatch (Lee Evans)

Cassiobury Park, 2 Little Owl, usual pair enjoying the sunshine (Lee Evans)

Cassiobury Park, 2 Egyptian Goose, a pair at Cassiobury Carpdell Fishery (Lee Evans)

Dane End [TL344207] 4+ Red Kite, over golf course. (Nigel Denison)

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

Elstree Aerodrome, 10 Ring-necked Parakeet

Elstree Aerodrome, 2 Redwing

Elstree Aerodrome, 2 Stonechat

Harpenden, 1 Blackcap, male on feeders (Alan Jackson)

Harpenden, 1 Blackcap, male (Ann Doubleday)

Harpenden, 1 Siskin, in garden (Ann Doubleday)

Harpenden, 1 Blackcap, In garden (Janet and Francis Dowley)

Harpenden, 2 Siskin, on garden feeder (Janet and Francis Dowley)

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 2 Redwing

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 1 Stonechat

Kelshall nr Royston [TL325378] 1 Peregrine Falcon, on arable field, then flew west. (Pete Waldron)

Letchmore Heath, 16 Fieldfare

Letchmore Heath, 4 Stonechat

Letchmore Heath, 8 Ring-necked Parakeet

Little Wymondley nr Stevenage, 2 Peregrine Falcon (Mike Powell)

Redbournbury, 1 Common Snipe, River Ver,downstream of veolia access road, 9.00 (David Denham )

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Green Sandpiper, HMWT meadow (Jenny Sherwen)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Common Snipe, HMWT meadow (Jenny Sherwen)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Jack Snipe, HMWT meadow (Jenny Sherwen)

Sherrardspark Wood nr WGC, 1+ Firecrest, at the end of Monks Wood c30m past kissing gate at 11.57 a.m. (Simon West)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC [TL227109] 340 Ring-necked Parakeet, in roost (David Booth)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Oystercatcher, on small island west end of lake (charlie Ramsay)

Stocker's Lake, 21 Goldeneye, 7m/14f (G Lapworth)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL198050] 4+ Tree Sparrow (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL189049] 1 Oystercatcher (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 21+ Common Snipe (Steven Pearce)

Woolmer Green [TL2518] 1 Red Kite, east of railway (David Inward)

Wed 13 Feb 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Jack Snipe, In front of viewpoint @13:57 (Allan Meadows )

Barkway [TL397361] 4 Red Kite, over Cokenach Estate, including one with nesting material (Callum Peel)

Berkhamsted Common [SP993091] 5 Meadow Pipit (Mike Spittles)

Bishop's Wood nr Rickmansworth, 8 Lesser Redpoll, feeding on silver birch catkins. (Paul Lewis)

Cheshunt [TL356021] 1 Blackcap, male, on sunflower hearts garden feeder (A Monckton)

Childwick Bury nr St Albans [TL141106] 1+ Raven, heard but not seen (Bill Free)

Easneye Wood, 2 Raven (Jane Free )

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 1 Yellowhammer, Shackell Dell area (kevin Widgery)

Harpenden, 1 Blackcap, male on feeders (Alan Jackson)

Marshalswick (St Albans) [TL167089] 27 Ring-necked Parakeet, feeding in garden (Richard Geary)

Moor Lane nr Rickmansworth [TQ065940] 1 Blackcap, female, feeding on berries (Anna Marett)

Panshanger Park, 1 Little Owl (Murray Brown)

Panshanger Park [TL300123] 1+ Common Snipe (Murray Brown)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Marsh Harrier, female and poss young male interacting over Draper reedbed (Allan Meadows )

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Stonechat, on meadow (Allan Meadows )

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Peregrine Falcon, observed taking Green Sandpiper in flight (Allan Meadows )

St Albans [TL138078] c.20 Redwing, Down Edge open space around 07.30 (Bill Free)

Turnford Lakes (Cheshunt GPs) [TL370036] 1 Bittern, seen by Lee Valley Park staff flying into reedbed on North Met Pit at 17:05 (Cath Patrick)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 4+ Tree Sparrow, by feeding station. (Simon West)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Little Egret (Simon West)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Oystercatcher (Simon West)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1+ Common Snipe (Simon West)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Peregrine Falcon (Simon West)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 4 Egyptian Goose (Simon West)

Wallington [TL278343] 7 Grey Partridge, One group of 5 and a second of 2 in fields at the side of Wallington road (Andy Day)

Tue 12 Feb 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL375129] 1 Bittern, In reeds at north end of lake at dusk (William Bishop)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL380124] 1 Smew, redhead at south end of lake at dusk (William Bishop)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL376129] 1 Barn Owl, hunting over reeds at dusk (William Bishop)

Cheshunt [TL359029] 2 Cattle Egret, flew into Penton Drive playing fields at 7.30am (Mike Ilett)

Harpenden, 1 Blackcap, male on feeders (Alan Jackson)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL178112] 10+ Siskin, mixed in with flock of Yellowhammer (Craig Dunn)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL177111] c.1 Stonechat, female (Craig Dunn)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL177112] 2 Meadow Pipit (Craig Dunn)

Hitchin [TL19453037] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

Langley nr Stevenage [TL223229] 1 Marsh Tit, Oak Grove (Alan Ford)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Water Rail (Francis Dowley)

Lemsford Springs, 2 Little Egret (Francis Dowley)

Lemsford Springs, 2 Ring-necked Parakeet (Francis Dowley)

Lemsford Springs, 3 Green Sandpiper (Francis Dowley)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Grey Wagtail (Francis Dowley)

Pigeonswick (Knebworth Woods) [TL229226] c.3 Marsh Tit, Pigeonswick Wood (Alan Ford)

Redbournbury, 1 Water Rail, downstream from Veolia Road (John Fisher)

Redbournbury, 1 Grey Wagtail, male on Ver south of road to farm (John Fisher)

Sandridge nr St Albans [TL170104] 1 Blackcap, male on feeder in garden (Craig Dunn)

Sandridge nr St Albans [TL172104] c.2 Red Kite (Craig Dunn)

Stocker's Lake, 13 Goldeneye, 5m/8f (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Great Black-backed Gull (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 3 Red-crested Pochard, 2m/1f (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Little Egret (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Peregrine Falcon, adult flyover (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Kingfisher (Steve Carter)

Theobalds Park nr Enfield [TL344008] 2 Ring-necked Parakeet (Mike Ilett)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 5 Tree Sparrow, In hedge by feeder (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Little Egret (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 18+ Common Snipe (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 20+ Ring-necked Parakeet (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Water Rail (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 10 Meadow Pipit (Steve Blake)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL188044] 1 Oystercatcher, found on fishing lake this morning moved to farm lake this afternoon (David Booth)

Wareside [TL395156] 2 Marsh Tit, regular garden feeder visitors (Oliver MacMurdie)

Watery Grove (Knebworth Woods) [TL230230] c.2 Marsh Tit (Alan Ford)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL187044] 4 Egyptian Goose, in field adjacent to maize field (David Booth)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Barn Owl, at 4pm (Rupert Evershed)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), c.150 Linnet (Steve Blake)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 1 Stonechat, male (G Lapworth)

Mon 11 Feb 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Barn Owl (Barry Reed)

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

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Caspian Gull, adult (Barry Reed)

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

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

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Yellow-legged Gull (Barry Reed)

Ashridge Forest [SP984122] 2 Marsh Tit, on feeders behind visitor center (Jeff Bailey)

Baldock, 1 Barn Owl, Over A505 (Chris Ruis)

Barkway [TL395363] 1 Red Kite, Cokenach Estate (Callum Peel)

Batch Wood nr St Albans [TL135087] c.20 Redwing, edge of golf course (Bill Free)

Childwick Bury nr St Albans [TL136100] c.60 Fieldfare, mixed flock with redwing and a few starling (Bill Free)

Childwick Bury nr St Albans [TL136100] c.70 Redwing, most with Fieldfare but around 10 at TL140106 (Bill Free)

Garden Wood (Tyttenhanger area) [TL195047] 30+ Lesser Redpoll (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL179110] c.1 Barn Owl, hunting at 16:15hrs (Craig Dunn)

Heartwood Forest - W of B651 [TL165107] c.1 Little Owl, usual place near to scout hut (Craig Dunn)

Hitchin [TL19723021] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

Lemsford Springs, 6 Green Sandpiper (Richard Ness)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Water Rail (Richard Ness)

Sandon [TL317340] 1 Peregrine Falcon, with prey on ground in field by Rushden Road (Roger & Lynn Payne)

Sandon [TL302355] 2 Corn Bunting, by road between Sandon & A505 (Roger & Lynn Payne)

Sandon [TL320344] 32 Fieldfare, 4 in Sandon & flock of 28 by road from there to A505 (Roger & Lynn Payne)

Southern Green nr Buntingford, 4 Bullfinch, 2 pairs beyond village past the farm on the north side of road (Chris Gibson )

St Albans [TL138078] c.30 Redwing, Down Edge open space, seen at 08.00 (Bill Free)

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Green Sandpiper, In river

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Little Egret

Tewinbury Reserve, 2 Water Rail

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 2 Tree Sparrow (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 3+ Red Kite (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL190050] 1 Green Sandpiper (David Booth)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 4 Egyptian Goose, In arable field next to old pumpkin field with Canada Geese (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Peregrine Falcon, juvenile on pylon by fishing lake (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Kingfisher (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Little Egret (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 22 Common Snipe (David Booth)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 6 Lesser Redpoll, by scrape (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Water Rail, heard (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Verulamium Park [TL140071] 1 Kingfisher, around dusk (Bill Free)

Verulamium Park [TL137067] c.20 Redwing (Bill Free)

Wallington [TL287338] 2 Grey Partridge, in field by Wallington Road (Roger & Lynn Payne)

Watercress LNR (St Albans) [TL153063] 6+ Siskin (Alan Gardiner)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL189041] 1 Barn Owl, at 7:30am (David Booth)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL186044] 154+ Linnet (Steve Blake)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 1 Green Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905129] 2 Pintail (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 1 Little Egret (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902129] 1 Peregrine Falcon, in usual tree behind hide (Jeff Bailey)

Sun 10 Feb 2019 Ashridge Forest, 2 Marsh Tit, a pair at the feeders (Lee Evans)

Ashridge Forest, 48 Redwing (Lee Evans)

Colney Heath, 16+ Ring-necked Parakeet (Rupert Evershed)

Colney Heath, 1 Siskin (Rupert Evershed)

East Hyde, 2 Little Owl (David Lyons)

Harpenden, 2 Blackcap, in garden (Janet and Francis Dowley)

Harpenden, 2 Siskin, in garden (Janet and Francis Dowley)

Stocker's Farm [TQ052933] c.70 Redwing, on 'flooded' field (Anna Marett/Joan Thompson)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 1 Grey Wagtail, on north pit (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 1 Green Sandpiper, on north pit (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 40+ Fieldfare, In trees behind high viewpoint late pm (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Great Black-backed Gull (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Chiffchaff, with tit flock along river by works (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 Little Egret (Andrew Steele)

Vanstones Park nr Codicote [TL215199] 1 Shag, circled over the pond at about 50m for about 5 minutes and then flew of to the north. (Allan Cutts)

Verulamium Park [TL138073] 7+ Redwing (Bill Free)

Verulamium Park [TL133068] 5+ Fieldfare (Bill Free)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Little Owl, calling in tree right of the barn owl tree (Andrew Steele)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Green Sandpiper (Ian Williams )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 9 Goldeneye, 3 drake (Ian Williams )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Pintail, drake (Ian Williams )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 25+ Common Snipe (Ian Williams )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Kittiwake, adult from hide 10.35 until 11.10 when flew over hide into Bucks (Ian Williams )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Oystercatcher, from hide (Ian Williams )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Peregrine Falcon, usual male in the trees and adult female about 10am (Ian Williams )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 112 Wigeon (Lee Evans)

Sat 9 Feb 2019 Amwell GP/NR (exact water not specified) [TL378132] 2 Red Kite, over wood near Easneye (Callum Peel)

Amwell NR - Bittern Pool [TL374130] 1 Kingfisher, flew from Bittern Pool to River Lee Navigation (Callum Peel)

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

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Peregrine Falcon, immature male (Barry Reed)

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

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

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

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Red-crested Pochard, female (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL377128] 2 Little Egret (Callum Peel)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL379126] 2 Goldeneye, male and female (Callum Peel)

Ashridge Forest [SP985125] 1 Marsh Tit, at feeders by centre (G Hinton )

Batch Wood nr St Albans [TL140088] 60+ Redwing, on the golf course (Bill Free)

Bowyers Water (Cheshunt GPs), 1 Smew, Redhead (David Lyons)

Bowyers Water (Cheshunt GPs), 8 Ring-necked Parakeet (David Lyons)

East End Green, 1 Common Snipe (Barry Reed)

East End Green, 1 Other, Falcon sp. - very large grey & white falcon, probably Saker x Gyr, wearing a bell on legs (Barry Reed)

East End Green, 1 Jack Snipe (Barry Reed)

East End Green, 2 Raven (Barry Reed)

East Hyde, 2 Little Owl (David Lyons)

East Hyde, 1 Barn Owl (David Lyons)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage) [TL254245] 1 Peregrine Falcon, circled Farmhouse channel before diving towards Telford Ave (Andy Day)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 1 Caspian Gull, 'X307' main lake 3pm - 3.25pm at least. (Tom Speller)

Garden Wood (Tyttenhanger area), 2 Red Kite (Rupert Evershed)

Garden Wood (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Woodcock (S Blake)

Harpenden, 1 Blackcap, In garden (Janet and Francis Dowley)

Hitchin [TL19693025] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 6 Common Snipe (Barry Reed)

Kings Langley, 1 Blackcap, male feeding on birdcake in garden (Elizabeth Debenham)

Oughtonhead nr Hitchin, 2 Blackcap, m + f in garden (Rob stubbs)

Stocker's Lake [TQ051934] c.15 Siskin, In alders near Stocker's House (Anna Marett)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 6 Tree Sparrow (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Water Rail, calling from scrape (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Peregrine Falcon, adult (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Little Egret (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 16 Common Snipe (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 17 Ring-necked Parakeet (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 Little Egret (Andrew Steele)

Verulamium Park [TL138074] 1 Little Egret, just downstream of St Michael's Bridge (Bill Free)

Wareside [TL396156] 2 Marsh Tit, daily visitors to garden seed feeder (Phil MacMurdie)

Wareside [TL396156] 1 Raven, heard and seen flying over fields (Phil MacMurdie)

Wareside [TL401158] 16 Red Kite, A group of 16 red kites appearing to meet and circle around a known tree used for roosting. (Phil MacMurdie)

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

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Little Owl, calling at dawn (Rupert Evershed)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Peregrine Falcon, male spending a lot of the morning hunting (Ian Williams )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Green Sandpiper (Ian Williams )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Pintail, drake (Ian Williams )

Fri 8 Feb 2019 Cheshunt [TL355021] 1 Siskin, male on garden feeder (A Monckton)

Harpenden, 4 Siskin, on garden feeders (Janet and Francis Dowley)

Northchurch nr Berkhamsted, 2 Waxwing, 2 birds remain but very elusive (Lee Evans)

Stevenage, 1 Peregrine Falcon, On the lights of Vista Tower at 16.30 (Alan Ford)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified) [TL200057] 16+ Ring-necked Parakeet, model railway site. (Steven Pearce)

Verulamium Park [TL138074] 1 Little Egret (Bill Free)

Thu 7 Feb 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Peregrine Falcon (Jenny Sherwen)

Barkway [TL396362] 1 Kingfisher, heard calling from garden of Cokenach Estate House (Callum Peel)

Barkway [TL382358] 1 Red Kite, over fields near church (Callum Peel)

Barkway [TL371365] 1 Barn Owl, seen from The Joint road at 17.30pm. (Callum Peel)

Batch Wood nr St Albans [TL135085] 200+ Redwing, SW corner of golf course (Bill Free)

Cheshunt, 2 Cattle Egret, still present at Penton Drive Play Area and gradually acquiring buff on the crown and forehead (Lee Evans)

Chiswell Green nr St Albans [TL134046] 4 Siskin, 3m 1f on feeders (Alan Gardiner)

East Hyde, 1 Little Owl (David Lyons)

East Hyde, 1 Little Egret (David Lyons)

Hatfield Garden Village [TL221103] c.300 Starling, on fields. (Steven Pearce)

Hatfield Garden Village [TL221103] 40+ Fieldfare (Steven Pearce)

Hatfield Garden Village [TL221103] 50+ Redwing, on fields. (Steven Pearce)

Heartwood Forest - Round Wood, 2 Lesser Redpoll, With goldfinches (Trevor Chapman)

Hitchin [TL19633027] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

Oughtonhead nr Hitchin, 1 Kingfisher, female spotted fishing at the Chalky (Rob Stubbs)

Oxhey, 1 Red Kite, over Paddock Road Allotments. (Geoff Young)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Little Egret (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 8 Goldeneye, 2m/6f (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake [TQ049937] 1 Peregrine Falcon, , heading west (Josh Kalms)

Symondshyde Farm nr St Albans [TL206112] 60+ Lapwing (Steven Pearce)

Symondshyde Farm nr St Albans [TL200113] c.40 Redwing, on horse pasture. (Steven Pearce)

Symondshyde Farm nr St Albans [TL200113] 35+ Fieldfare, on horse pasture. (Steven Pearce)

Symondshyde Farm nr St Albans [TL206112] 25+ Linnet (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL193046] c.1 Barn Owl, at entrance to tree hole along access road to tyttenhanger house (Jeff Bailey)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL198050] 2 Tree Sparrow, on feeder (Jeff Bailey)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL189043] 40 Fieldfare, in field near cattle pens (Jeff Bailey)

Wed 6 Feb 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL378128] 2 Raven, flew in front of watchpoint (Jeff Bailey)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL379125] 1 Smew, female (Jeff Bailey)

Childwick Bury nr St Albans [TL137102] 2 Raven (Pete Waldron)

Childwick Bury nr St Albans [TL137104] 2+ Ring-necked Parakeet (Pete Waldron)

Colney Heath [TL198061] 1 Ring-necked Parakeet, on feeder (Steve Evans)

Dyrham Park nr Potters Bar, 26 Fieldfare

Dyrham Park nr Potters Bar, 2 Redwing

Dyrham Park nr Potters Bar, 13 Ring-necked Parakeet

Dyrham Park nr Potters Bar, 1 Raven

Garden Wood (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Woodcock (Rupert Evershed)

Harpenden, 4 Red Kite, Over Lambourn Gardens (Alan Jackson)

Harpenden, 1 Blackcap, Male now on suet balls (Alan Jackson)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL177108] c.1 Red Kite (Craig Dunn)

Heartwood Forest - Round Wood [TL162121] 10 Brambling, feeding on ground outside of Roundwood (Craig Dunn)

Heartwood Forest - W of B651 [TL164106] 1 Little Owl, In usual spot nr to scout hut (Craig Dunn)

Hitchin [TL19723022] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP922137] 1 Bittern, showing well in reedbed opposite hide (Jeff Bailey)

Sandridge nr St Albans [TL171104] 2 Blackcap, male and female on feeders in garden (Craig Dunn)

St Albans [TL151064] 2 Grey Wagtail, feeding on Ver (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Peregrine Falcon, On pylon by New Plantation Wood (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 5+ Tree Sparrow, In usual hedge. (Steven Pearce)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Caspian Gull, Adult (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Red Kite (Rupert Evershed)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Common Snipe (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 160+ Lapwing (Steven Pearce)

Verulamium Park [TL141069] 1 Kingfisher, upstream of fighting cocks PH (Bill Free)

Ware, c.10 Waxwing, sitting in the top of a London Plane tree in Kybes Lane car park. Calling frequently then flew off. (Mike Baverstock)

Ware [TL348153] 5 Red Kite, near roundabout on A10. (Richard Melarange)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Barn Owl

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902129] 1 Peregrine Falcon, in tree behind hide (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP904129] 1 Green Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey)

Tue 5 Feb 2019 Amwell GP/NR (exact water not specified), 20 Siskin (Ann Doubleday)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Red-crested Pochard, female still (Allan Meadows)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Smew, female still (Allan Meadows)

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

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, adult (few gulls roosting) (Murray Orchard)

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

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Peregrine Falcon, Flew in at 4.20 p.m. attempting to take one of the Lapwings. (Simon West)

Bishop's Stortford [TL489218] 1 Little Egret, fishing in the river (Andy Brown)

Braughing, 1 Grey Wagtail, main ford (Paula Moore)

Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 13 Red-crested Pochard (Roger Dewey)

Colney Heath [TL199059] 34 Ring-necked Parakeet (David Booth)

Easneye Wood, 6 Red Kite (Simon West)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage) [TL252239] 1 Caspian Gull, still on Main Lake at 12.00 (Alan Ford)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 1 Caspian Gull, Still from c 1310 - 1335 hours when it flew north over tree tops. Also one possible adult Yellow-legged Gull but not scrutinised. (Bill Pegram)

Gatesbury nr Puckeridge, 5 Fieldfare (Murray Orchard)

Gatesbury nr Puckeridge, 80 Redwing, feeding in winter wheat field (Murray Orchard)

Harpenden, 1 Blackcap, male on feeders (Alan Jackson)

Hatfield [TL228078] 1 Grey Wagtail, Stream Woods, Oxlease. (Steven Pearce)

Hatfield Park - Millward's Park [TL2207] 1 Red Kite (David Inward)

Hertford, 13 Waxwing, Still at Mead Lane/Merchant Drive (Andy Bartlett)

Hertford Heath, 40+ Wigeon, on man-made pond nr Foxholes Farm (Allan Meadows)

Hertford Heath, c.250 Fieldfare, on field adjacent to Foxholes Farm (Allan Meadows)

Little Wymondley nr Stevenage, 1 Peregrine Falcon, male on pylon at c1400 hours. (Bill Pegram)

Northchurch nr Berkhamsted, 4 Waxwing, present most of morning around canal bridge (Adrian Roach)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, from Gadwall (Allan Meadows)

St Albans [TL142075] 1 Blackcap, male on bird table (Bill Free)

Stevenage [TL2323] 1 Red Kite, Roaring Meg retail park (David Inward)

Stocker's Lake, 5 Goldeneye, 2m/3f (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Great Black-backed Gull (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 4 Red-crested Pochard, 2 pairs (G Lapworth)

Tring, 1 Siskin, female at feeding station plus two male Balckcaps still. (Bill Pegram)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 2 Great Black-backed Gull (David Booth)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196053] 30 Common Snipe, flock flew into weedy area by spit (David Booth)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196053] 1 Green Sandpiper (David Booth)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL197053] 29 Meadow Pipit (David Booth)

Mon 4 Feb 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Shelduck (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Caspian Gull, 1st winter + 3rd winter (Barry Reed)

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

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Red-crested Pochard, female (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Yellow-legged Gull (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Smew, Redhead from Gladwin hide (Darrel Bryant)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL378128] 1 Barn Owl, flew low over Bittern in reeds to left of hide (David Booth)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL378128] 1 Bittern, showing well from viewpoint to left of hide (David Booth)

Batch Wood nr St Albans [TL136085] 200+ Redwing (Bill Free)

Batch Wood nr St Albans [TL136085] c.10 Fieldfare, mixed in with the larger flock of Redwing (Bill Free)

Essendon, 3 Lesser Redpoll

Essendon, 2 Crossbill

Essendon, 1 Woodcock

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 1 Caspian Gull, 3w showing well on sailing lake 2-2.30 p.m. (Chris Holtby)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 1 Caspian Gull, on its favourite Buoy at 1pm (Mike Harris)

Frogmore Lakes nr Radlett [TL150031] 1 Water Rail, river, approx 50m upstream of Hyde Lane bridge. (Alan Winn)

Garden Wood (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Tawny Owl, calling at dusk (5.30pm) (Rupert Evershed)

Harpenden, 1 Blackcap, male on feeders (Alan Jackson)

Hitchin [TL201297] 1 Little Egret, Purwell Meadows (David Inward)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP922137] 1 Water Rail, squealing from reed bed. (Adrian Bayliss )

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

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1000+ Starling, came into roost in the reedbed (Lee Evans)

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

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Bittern, showing well at dusk (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 82 Corn Bunting, into reedbed roost by 5pm (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 18 Wigeon (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Grey Wagtail (Lee Evans)

Moor Lane nr Rickmansworth [TQ066940] 28 Ring-necked Parakeet, in garden (Anna Marett)

Stocker's Lake [TQ046935] c.40 Siskin, on alders near the causeway (Josh Kalms)

Stocker's Lake [TQ046935] 4 Goldeneye, 2m, 2f (Josh Kalms)

Stocker's Lake [TQ046935] 1 Little Egret (Josh Kalms)

Tring [SP926136] 2 Bullfinch, males. Canal bank scrub. (Adrian Bayliss )

Tring [SP926134] 1 Kingfisher, along the Wendover Arm of the GU canal. (Adrian Bayliss )

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Tree Sparrow, 4 at the feeders (Lee Evans)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Water Rail, from scrape (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 39 Meadow Pipit, on field behind high viewpoint (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4+ Common Snipe (S Blake)

Watery Grove (Knebworth Woods), 5 Redwing (Lee Evans)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Barn Owl, In usual hole then hunting along driveway to Tyttenhanger House at dusk. (Rupert Evershed)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Little Owl, at dusk, hunting along driveway to Tyttenhanger House (Rupert Evershed)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1+ Common Snipe, one or more birds dropping into fields at dusk between Willows Farm & Garden Wood, presumably to feed. (Rupert Evershed)

Sun 3 Feb 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Common Snipe (Gillian Price)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Red-crested Pochard (Gillian Price)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Smew (Gillian Price)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Barnacle Goose, first light, departed with Canadas

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Bittern, usual spot at first light, reeds to (far) left of White hide from view point

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, c.8 Goldeneye

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Egyptian Goose

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Goosander, redheads from Gladwin hide

Amwell NR - Tumbling Bay Lake, 2 Raven (Al Trollope)

Batch Wood nr St Albans [TL138092] 40+ Redwing, around edge of wood next to golf course at around 08.00 (Bill Free)

Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 1 Egyptian Goose (RSPB St. Albans)

Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, c.35 Red-crested Pochard (RSPB St. Albans)

Chapmore End nr Ware [TL3217] 4 Grey Partridge (Simon Knott)

Colney Heath [TL201055] 3 Fieldfare, on field margin near model railway site (Axel Kirby)

Colney Heath [TL204064] 4+ Redwing, in model railway site (Axel Kirby)

Colney Heath [TL204064] 3+ Ring-necked Parakeet, near model railway site (Axel Kirby)

Coopers Green GPs - Stanborough GP [TL208112] 130+ Lapwing (Steven Pearce)

East Hyde, 17 Fieldfare, south of Hyde Mill farm (Alan Jackson)

East Hyde, 1+ Barn Owl, Almost certainly two - only got a fleeting glimpse of second bird in distance (from bridge). c. 5.30pm (David Lyons)

East Hyde, 2 Common Snipe, Flushed from Herts bank of river c.7.25am (David Lyons)

East Hyde [TL130170] 1 Woodcock, At 17.20. (Pete Waldron)

East Hyde [TL130170] 1 Little Owl, Heard 17.15 to 17.30, 1 bird seen (Pete Waldron)

East Hyde [TL129170] c.1 Grey Wagtail (Robin Pearson)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village [TL205090] 20+ Fieldfare (Steven Pearce)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 1 Caspian Gull, near adult German ringed X307 on sailing lake (Darrel Bryant )

Garden Wood (Tyttenhanger area), 2+ Brambling, flyovers at first light with Chaffinches that flew up from wood - Willows Farm side (Rupert Evershed)

Gorhambury Estate nr St Albans [TL128071] 2 Red Kite (Bill Free)

Harpenden, 2 Ring-necked Parakeet, flew south over Lambourn Gardens (Alan Jackson)

Harpenden, 1 Blackcap, male on feeders (Alan Jackson)

Hatfield Garden Village, 50 Golden Plover, 18 on fields behind Stanborough GP at TL211111, 32 on field between Hatfield Garden Village and Stanborough at TL222106. (Steven Pearce)

Hatfield Garden Village [TL221107] 300+ Fieldfare, on field between Hatfield Garden Village and Stanborough. (Steven Pearce)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL175117] 10+ Yellowhammer (Craig Dunn)

Hertford, 1 Kingfisher, next to Hertford marina. Female fishing successfully. (Christopher Benton)

Hertford [TL336133] 10+ Waxwing, Merchant drive. Mead industrial estate. (Christopher Benton)

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 1 Goldeneye, female (Tony Blake)

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 1 Red Kite (Tony Blake)

Hitchin, 1 Grey Wagtail (Lee Evans)

Hitchin [TL191285] 1 Blackcap, female seen on garden bird feeder (Tony Gammage)

Lemsford Springs [TL222122] 6 Green Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey)

Lemsford Springs [TL222122] 2 Little Egret (Jeff Bailey)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Merlin, flew from causeway over Startops early morning (Ian Williams)

Northchurch nr Berkhamsted, 4 Waxwing, New Road near canal bridge (Chris Sharp)

Panshanger (Welwyn Garden City), 1 Blackcap, female in garden (Lee Fitz)

Rusling End nr Langley [TL210211] 4 Marsh Tit, flitting up and down mixed hedgerow bordering meadow (Julie Wise)

Sandridge nr St Albans [TL170104] c.2 Blackcap, male & female in garden (Craig Dunn)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL124094] 15+ Common Snipe, small groups along the Ver and in water meadows. (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL121097] 1 Stonechat (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 2+ Little Egret, over flying south at dusk (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL125090] 40+ Meadow Pipit, flock feeding in rough grass by Bow Bridge (John Pritchard)

St Albans [TL138078] 20+ Redwing, seen at 07.30 under beech trees (Bill Free)

Stocker's Lake [TQ046935] 1 Cetti's Warbler, calls (Anna Marett)

Stocker's Lake, 30+ Redwing (RSPB St. Albans)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Little Egret (RSPB St. Albans)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Water Rail, calling from reeds (RSPB St. Albans)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Red Kite (RSPB St. Albans)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Kingfisher, along the river (RSPB St. Albans)

Stocker's Lake, c.8 Siskin (RSPB St. Albans)

Stocker's Lake, 12 Goldeneye, seen at close quarters on an ice free patch canal side (Steve Carter)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL198050] 2 Lesser Redpoll, in hedge by feeders (Jeff Bailey)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 5+ Tree Sparrow, In hedges & at feeder (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified) [TL193056] 1 Little Egret (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196049] 1 Water Rail, on ice by causeway (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL193052] 2 Great Black-backed Gull (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196052] 10 Common Snipe (Jeff Bailey)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Caspian Gull, adult & 1st winter bird (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 6+ Lesser Redpoll, roosting in trees by scrape at first light (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, second winter bird (Rupert Evershed)

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

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Little Egret (Rupert Evershed)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 35+ Common Snipe, flock of 27 flew off high from reed bed area and at least 8 more on point from jetty (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 11 Goldeneye, 4 drake (Ian Williams)

Sat 2 Feb 2019 Abbots Langley [TL099015] 1 Brambling, male feeding garden (C Bessant)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Yellow-legged Gull (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL375129] 1 Bittern, reeds, north end from viewpoint (William Bishop)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL379126] 1 Red-crested Pochard, female (William Bishop)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL379125] 1 Peregrine Falcon, bottom of Great Hardmead (William Bishop)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL380125] 1 Smew, redhead (William Bishop)

Amwell NR - Tumbling Bay Lake [TL379125] 2 Goosander (Phil and Oliver MacMurdie)

Amwell NR - Tumbling Bay Lake [TL379125] 1 Peregrine Falcon (Phil and Oliver MacMurdie)

Baldock [TL245343] 80 Fieldfare, a few more days and the tree will be stripped of berries (Richard Pettengell)

Baldwin's Wood/Flaunden Grove, 6 Redwing (Lee Evans)

Baldwin's Wood/Flaunden Grove, 8 Crossbill (Lee Evans)

Barkway, 14 Red Kite, roost (Murray Orchard)

Batch Wood nr St Albans [TL140088] 20+ Redwing (Bill Free)

Brent Pelham [TL440303] 1 Barn Owl (Andy Brown)

Bury Lake nr Rickmansworth, 36 Red-crested Pochard, 24m/12f (G Lapworth)

Childwick Bury nr St Albans [TL142098] 80+ Redwing (Bill Free)

Garden Wood (Tyttenhanger area), c.40 Redwing (Chris Ruis)

Harpenden [TL148145] 25 Redwing, in tree just outside garden (Robin Pearson)

Harpenden [TL148145] 8 Ring-necked Parakeet, on garden feeders (Robin Pearson)

Harpenden [TL148145] 1 Blackcap, male in garden (Robin Pearson)

Harpenden [TL145145] 1 Blackcap, female in garden (Roger & Lynn Payne)

Harpenden [TL151145] 2 Grey Wagtail, at sewerage farm (Roger Payne)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL176112] c.1 Stonechat (Craig Dunn)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL177111] 30+ Fieldfare (Craig Dunn)

Hitchin [TL182300] 1 Blackcap, male bird on garden feeder (Neil Dodds)

Lemsford Springs [TL222122] 8 Green Sandpiper (Andy Day)

Lemsford Springs [TL222122] 2 Little Egret (Andy Day)

Lemsford Springs [TL222122] c.20 Siskin, In Alders near Kestrel box (Andy Day)

Northchurch nr Berkhamsted, 4 Waxwing, 4 still feeding on few remaining rosehips on canal bridge in New Road (Lee Evans)

Redbourn [TL115124] 6 Red Kite (John Fisher)

Redbournbury [TL113112] 1 Little Egret (John Fisher)

Redbournbury [TL113112] 1 Green Sandpiper, along Ver east side of A5183 (John Fisher)

Redbournbury [TL113112] 3 Common Snipe (John Fisher)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon [TL388103] 2 Common Snipe (Phil and Oliver MacMurdie)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon [TL388103] 1 Green Sandpiper (Phil and Oliver MacMurdie)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon [TL388103] 1 Shelduck (Phil and Oliver MacMurdie)

Sandridge nr St Albans [TL171104] 2 Blackcap, male and female on garden feeder (Craig Dunn)

Scotsbridge Mill Watercress Beds nr Rickmansworth, 3 Common Snipe (G Lapworth)

Scotsbridge Mill Watercress Beds nr Rickmansworth, 3 Little Egret (G Lapworth)

St Albans [TL155064] 4+ Redwing, feeding on road side berries in housing estate (Bill Free)

Stocker's Lake, 5 Goldeneye, 2m/3f (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Little Egret (G Lapworth)

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Green Sandpiper, In river

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Little Egret, In river

Therfield nr Royston, c.12 Grey Partridge, in amongst a group of red legged partridge, similar number, at end of the "dotterel" field

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL189045] 1 Little Egret (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Kingfisher (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, c.50 Fieldfare (Chris Ruis)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Great Black-backed Gull (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 6+ Common Snipe (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 25 Fieldfare (Terry Smith)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Ring-necked Parakeet (Terry Smith)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 6 Redwing (Terry Smith)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Tree Sparrow, at feeding station (Terry Smith)

Verulamium Park [TL135071] 2 Red Kite (Bill Free)

Verulamium Park [TL141069] 1 Kingfisher, on river ver close to fighting cocks pub (Jeff Bailey)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Barn Owl (Chris Ruis)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL191043] c.60 Meadow Pipit (Steve Blake)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 2 Red Kite (Steve Blake)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Peregrine Falcon, male again in trees behind hide late morning (Ian Williams)

Fri 1 Feb 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Caspian Gull, 1st winter (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Other, Herring x Lesser Black-backed Gull hybrid (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 4 Yellow-legged Gull (Barry Reed)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Goosander, female in front of the Gladwin hide (Jane Free)

Baldock [TL266331] 2 Corn Bunting (Ian Hall)

Baldock [TL262331] 6 Grey Partridge (Ian Hall)

Baldock [TL267331] 75+ Fieldfare (Ian Hall)

Baldock [TL245343] c.20 Redwing, They come every year to strip the berries from a tree at the bottom of our garden. Several Fieldfare as well. (Richard Pettengell)

Chiswell Green nr St Albans [TL134046] 1 Blackcap, male (Alan Gardiner)

Chiswell Green nr St Albans [TL134046] 3 Siskin (Alan Gardiner)

Colney Street nr Radlett, 1 Red Kite

Harpenden, 1 Blackcap, male on feeders (Alan Jackson)

Harpenden [TL148145] 10 Ring-necked Parakeet, on garden feeders (Robin Pearson)

Harpenden Sewage Treatment Works [TL150145] 2 Chiffchaff, same leafy bush (Darin Stanley)

Hitch Wood nr St Paul's Walden, 3 Crossbill, 2m 1f briefly in Silver Birch in garden adjacent to wood

Hoddesdon, 1 Blackcap, female on garden feeder (Roland Power)

Northchurch nr Berkhamsted [SP975089] 4 Waxwing, still present feeding on rosehips in tree by bridge over stream on new road this afternoon (Jeff Bailey)

Northchurch nr Berkhamsted, 15 Redwing (Lee Evans)

Northchurch nr Berkhamsted, 4 Waxwing, 4 still present in New Road, keeping to bushes at canal bridge (Lee Evans)

Northchurch nr Berkhamsted, 1 Kingfisher, on the Grand Union Canal (Lee Evans)

Oughtonhead nr Hitchin, 1 Water Rail (Rob stubbs)

Panshanger (Welwyn Garden City), 30+ Fieldfare, stopped briefly in crab apple tree in back garden.

Sandridge nr St Albans [TL171104] c.1 Blackcap, male on garden feeder (Craig Dunn)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 2+ Tree Sparrow, at the feeder (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Kingfisher (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Common Snipe (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, adult (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Caspian Gull, adult (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 8+ Common Snipe (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Water Rail, calling by scrape. (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 70+ Chaffinch, In field adjacent to lake. (Steven Pearce)

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

Wallington [TL267342] c.150 Corn Bunting, 150 min count in set aside from Wallington to Baldock rd - probably over 200 (Mike Ilett)

Wareside [TL396156] 1 Redwing, feeding on berries in garden (Phil and Oliver MacMurdie)

Wareside [TL396156] 2 Marsh Tit, daily sightings of a pair at seed feeders in garden (Phil and Oliver MacMurdie)

Welwyn Garden City, 1 Peregrine Falcon, seen flying over Mundells / Shire Park area (Keith Dean)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 200+ Skylark, feeding in old pumpkin field (Rupert Evershed)