Record selection
Records

Tue 15 Oct 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL379124] 2 Stonechat, 1m, 1f, feeding in reedbed to left of viewpoint (Axel Kirby)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL375127] 1 Cetti's Warbler, heard, not seen, near vantage point (Axel Kirby)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL376128] 1 Little Egret, preening and sleeping in front of viewpoint (Axel Kirby)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL376128] 1 Grey Wagtail, feeding in front of viewpoint (Axel Kirby)

Garden Wood (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Brambling, heard but not seen (Rupert Evershed)

Garden Wood (Tyttenhanger area), 5+ Siskin (Rupert Evershed)

Garden Wood (Tyttenhanger area), 5+ Swallow, flying south (Rupert Evershed)

Hitchin [TL192296] 1 Red Kite, over Oakfield Avenue 17:00 hrs (Nigel Agar)

Panshanger Park, 1+ Grey Wagtail (Maydencroft Ltd)

Panshanger Park, 15+ Wigeon (Maydencroft Ltd)

Panshanger Park, 1 Little Owl, calling (Murray Brown)

Panshanger Park, 3+ Ring-necked Parakeet (Murray Brown)

Panshanger Park, 5+ Siskin, several in waterside alders (Murray Brown)

Panshanger Park, 1 Raven (Murray Brown)

Panshanger Park, 1+ Meadow Pipit (Murray Brown)

Redbourn [TL092131] 1 Barn Owl, Barn Owl calling from horse paddock at Nicholls Farm, Redbourn at c9pm (Peter Tallantire)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 8+ Tree Sparrow, around feeder (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 300+ Redwing, many groups of 20-50 birds generally flying south (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194048] 1 Stonechat, seen briefly on fencepost near disused hide and transporter belt (Axel Kirby)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Hobby, probable bird flying towards Willows Farm but distant (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Water Rail, one squealing near high viewpoint & one calling on scrape (Rupert Evershed)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1+ Golden Plover, heard flying over but not located (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 8+ Common Snipe (Rupert Evershed)

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

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

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

Welwyn Garden City [TL240133] 1 Red Kite (Aaron Clements-Partridge)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Yellowhammer, flying over (Rupert Evershed)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL192042] 1 Barn Owl, back in its usual hole (Rupert Evershed)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Little Owl, on bales & in tree next to entrance road to Tyttenhanger House (Rupert Evershed)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 House Martin (Bob Harris et al)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Pintail, pair from jetty (Bob Harris et al)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 11 Little Egret (Bob Harris et al)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Rock Pipit, seen from NW bank then flew E, calling, towards jetty then behind Drayton bank and lost to view (Bob Harris et al)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Black-tailed Godwit (Bob Harris et al)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Green Sandpiper, right side of split from hide (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Water Rail, edge of reed bed at cemetery corner (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 14 Common Snipe, Left of split from car park steps (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 327 Wigeon (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 54 Golden Plover (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Grey Wagtail (Lee Evans)

Mon 14 Oct 2019 Panshanger Park, 2+ Meadow Pipit (Murray Brown)

Panshanger Park, 5+ Redwing, several now on site (Murray Brown)

Panshanger Park, 1+ Siskin, over (Murray Brown)

Panshanger Park, 1 Swallow (Murray Brown)

Panshanger Park, c.1 Kingfisher, heard along River Mimram (Murray Brown)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 5 Common Snipe, Gadwall hide

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 5 Green Sandpiper, Draper hide

St Albans [TL147072] 1 Grey Wagtail, on rooftops opposite Café Nero (Bill Free)

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

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

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL185044] 1 Grey Wagtail, by silage pile. (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL187045] 35+ Greenfinch, moving between sunflowers and lake's hedgerow/trees (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 Great White Egret, flew low over Willows Farm Lake at 11am, landed on Fishing Lake, then moved to Main Pit. (Steven Pearce)

Watton at Stone [TL298195] 1 Ring-necked Parakeet, flew over high street calling. (Nigel Denison)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Egyptian Goose, flew NE mid morning (Ian Williams )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Kittiwake, adults flew through west mid morning (Ian Williams )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Rock Pipit, on the jetty briefly mid morning (Ian Williams )

Sun 13 Oct 2019 Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL175116] 4 Meadow Pipit (Steven Brown)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL175116] 12 Redwing (Steven Brown)

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 5 House Martin (Tony Blake)

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 1 Raven, flew west over res at 10.55, calling. (Tony Blake)

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 6 Meadow Pipit (Tony Blake)

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 3 Wigeon (Tony Blake)

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 1 Common Sandpiper (Tony Blake)

Lemsford Springs, 4 Little Egret (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Cetti's Warbler, Singing Male. First site record of 2019 (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Water Rail (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs [TL216133] 11 Green Sandpiper, ..all colour-ringed. (Barry Trevis)

Panshanger Park [TL288127] 1 Green Sandpiper (Tim Hill)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 2 Swallow, heading South along the River Ver. (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 1+ Stonechat, female on river side scrub near Bow Bridge (+ male yesterday) (John Pritchard)

The Commons LNR (Welwyn Garden City), c.15 Linnet (Keith Smith)

Welwyn Garden City, 3 Redwing, over Woodland Rise (Murray Brown)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 19 House Martin, In feeding flock near the hide. (Mike Wallen)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, showed well directly behind the hide for at least 15 minutes from about 2pm. (Mike Wallen)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Green Sandpiper (Mike Wallen)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 51 Golden Plover, on mud. (Mike Wallen)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Common Sandpiper (Simon West)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Great White Egret, still this evening. (Simon West)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 23 Barnacle Goose, on spit off jetty between 5.30 - 6.20 p.m. (Simon West)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 10+ Little Egret (Simon West)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Turnstone, on mud between new overflow & hide between 5.30 - 6.30 p.m. (Simon West)

Sat 12 Oct 2019 Aldbury nr Tring, 45 Meadow Pipit (Lee Evans)

Flamstead village, 8 House Martin, high above village

Graveley nr Stevenage [TL230278] 1 Grey Wagtail, by village pond (Helen Lumley)

Heartwood Forest - W of B651 [TL167107] 3 Swallow (Ian Flack)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 24 Barnacle Goose, Flew strongly east over the horse fields (Lee Evans)

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

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

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Shag, Juvenile actively fishing (Lee Evans)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1+ Kingfisher, at both Gadwall and Draper (Clifford Smout)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 3 Green Sandpiper (Clifford Smout)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 10 Common Snipe, at Gadwall (Clifford Smout)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Grey Wagtail, at Draper (Clifford Smout)

St Albans, c.2 Redwing, calling in flight over London Road (Gary Sanderson)

Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Shag, Juvenile roosting with single Sinensis on raft cage (Lee Evans)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Goldeneye, fem (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 3 Wigeon, fem (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 12 Red-crested Pochard, 10m/2f (G Lapworth)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL185044] c.40 Linnet, In sunflowers and hedgerow bordering lake. Also 12+ Greenfinch and a few Chaffinch and Reed Bunting. (Steven Pearce)

Verulamium Park [TL139072] 1 Grey Wagtail

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 24 Barnacle Goose, a very mobile and nervous flock (all unringed) present until mid morning when flew east (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 7 Little Egret (Lee Evans)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 45 House Martin (Lee Evans)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, a very vocal individual showing very well in the company of a single Common Chiffchaff in Willows behind the Drayton Bank Hide (discovered by Ian Williams) (Lee Evans)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 59 Golden Plover, numbers climbing steadily (Lee Evans)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 275 Wigeon (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Great White Egret, favouring the shallow bay by the old boathouse today (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 15 Common Snipe (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Goldeneye, female - first of the autumn (Lee Evans)

Fri 11 Oct 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Hobby (Barry Reed)

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

Berkhamsted [SP993076] c.12 House Martin (Nick Goss)

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Cetti's Warbler, calling near hide (Andy Day)

Tewinbury Reserve, c.10 House Martin, flying over reserve (Andy Day)

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Water Rail (Andy Day)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL194049] 1 Peregrine Falcon (Tyttenhanger Birders)

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

Verulamium Park [TL141067] 1 Kingfisher

Winch Hill Farm nr Luton [TL135217] 2 Swallow (Nigel Shane)

Thu 10 Oct 2019 East Hyde, 1 Mandarin, male downstream of farm. (Clifford Smout)

East Hyde, 3 Little Egret (Clifford Smout)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 2 Swallow (David Wheatcroft)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 1 Ring-necked Parakeet (David Wheatcroft)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village [TL203085] 4+ House Martin (Steven Pearce)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village [TL203090] 20+ Meadow Pipit (Steven Pearce)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village [TL205088] 1 Whinchat (Steven Pearce)

Lemsford Springs, 10 Green Sandpiper ( Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 5 Little Egret ( Barry Trevis)

Oxhey, 1 Red Kite, over Oxhey Village. (Geoff Young)

Reed [TL374366] 1 Red Kite (Callum Peel)

Symondshyde Farm nr St Albans [TL200112] 8+ Yellowhammer, Small flock along track by paddocks. (Steven Pearce)

Therfield nr Royston [TL338369] 2 Red Kite, flying over Police Row road (Callum Peel)

Wed 9 Oct 2019 Amwell NR - Bittern Pool, 1 Barn Owl (Jenny Sherwen)

Amwell NR - Bittern Pool, 1 Water Rail (Jenny Sherwen)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Grey Wagtail, heading off N (Murray Orchard)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 4 Red Kite (Murray Orchard)

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

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

Hitchin [TL192296] 1 Red Kite, over Oakfield Avenue 17:30hrs (Nigel Agar)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Shag, moving from startops 13:15 (G Hinton et al)

Panshanger Park, 4+ Ring-necked Parakeet (Murray Brown)

Panshanger Park, 3 Common Snipe (Murray Brown)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Green Sandpiper (Steve Blake et al)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Garganey, juv/fem type (Steve Blake et al)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Little Egret, on Scrape. (Steven Pearce)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Great White Egret (G Hinton et al)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 25+ Wigeon (G Hinton et al)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 5+ Little Egret (G Hinton et al)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Grey Wagtail, near steps from car park area (G Hinton et al)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 20+ House Martin, passing though high all afternoon (G Hinton et al)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 5 Green Sandpiper, 4 together near hide (G Hinton et al)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 19 Golden Plover, four with lapwings: rest of flock coming in from fields (G Hinton et al)

Tue 8 Oct 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 15 Redwing (Barry Reed)

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

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

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

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

Hitchin [TL19683025] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Grey Wagtail

Lemsford Springs, 3 Little Egret

Lemsford Springs, 7 Green Sandpiper

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 5 Wigeon (Lee Evans)

Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 5 Wigeon (Bob Harris)

Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Shag, 1st wint still. (Mike Wallen)

Stevenage, c.1 Redwing, calling high above Martins Wood @ 2120hrs (Gary Sanderson)

Tringford Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Little Egret (Bob Harris)

Tringford Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Grey Wagtail (Bob Harris)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Great White Egret, In front of hide. (Adrian Roach)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Grey Wagtail (Bob Harris)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Green Sandpiper, in front of hide (Bob Harris)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Common Tern, juvenile through at 12:25 (Bob Harris)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 5 House Martin, over jetty at 11:45 (Bob Harris)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Sand Martin, over jetty at 11:45 (Bob Harris)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Common Sandpiper, by overflow (Bob Harris)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905129] 12 Little Egret (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903130] 18 Golden Plover (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 House Martin (Lee Evans)

Mon 7 Oct 2019 Berkhamsted [SP993075] c.15 Redwing (Nick Goss)

Maple Cross [TQ024923] c.6 Redwing, in Sorbis Tree in front of my house. (Chris Bessant)

Maple Cross [TQ025924] 2 Grey Wagtail, on my garage roof (Chris Bessant)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Kingfisher (G. Hinton )

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 House Martin (G. Hinton )

Panshanger Park, 12+ Mandarin (Murray Brown)

Panshanger Park, 1 Little Egret (Murray Brown)

Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Grey Wagtail (G Hinton )

Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Little Egret (G. Hinton )

Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Shag (Terry Lewis et al)

Stevenage [TL239238] 1 Peregrine Falcon, on lights of Vista Tower at 16:50 (Andy Day)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 15 Tree Sparrow (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Little Egret (Steve Blake )

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 20+ Redwing (Steve Blake )

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Swallow (Steve Blake )

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Green Sandpiper (S Blake )

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 40+ Common Snipe, flying (Steve Blake )

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194051] 1 Garganey, juv/fem/eclipse male? (Steve Blake )

Watford, 1 Peregrine Falcon, over town centre (one of this year’s brood?) (David Denham )

Wheathampstead, 5 Redwing (trevor chapman)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Grey Wagtail (G Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Pintail, opposite jetty (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Common Sandpiper, on mud edge by overflow (G. Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Great White Egret, right of hide (G. Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 10 Little Egret (G. Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4+ Green Sandpiper, from hide (G. Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 19 Golden Plover, left of hide (G. Hinton )

Sun 6 Oct 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Swallow (Alan Reynolds)

Colney Heath [TL200056] 2 Ring-necked Parakeet, flying towards Colney Heath village (Axel Kirby)

Coopers Green GPs - Stanborough GP [TL212108] 1 Green Sandpiper (Steven Pearce)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 6 Egyptian Goose, south end of main lake late afternoon (Tom Speller)

Garden Wood (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Peregrine Falcon (Rupert Evershed)

Garden Wood (Tyttenhanger area), 7+ Redwing (Rupert Evershed)

Hitchin [TL192290] 1 Peregrine Falcon, Flying over Wymondley Road (Callum Peel)

Hitchin [TL170297] 1 Peregrine Falcon, assumed immature bird due to hunting techniques, chasing crows, jackdaws and seagulls low over ploughed fields to west of cricket club. (Jamie Pridmore )

Maple Cross [TQ022923] c.30 House Martin (Chris Bessant)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 5 House Martin (Lee Evans)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Shag, Juvenile affording crippling views (Lee Evans)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 2 Stonechat, pair still on marsh fence line (John Pritchard)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL193054] 1 Green Sandpiper, visible from gate near Maersk container, on mud near pipeline (Axel Kirby)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2+ Common Snipe (Rupert Evershed)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Little Egret, Including 2 ringed birds (Rupert Evershed)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 50+ Pied Wagtail, In fields and around car park (Rupert Evershed)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 2 Swallow (Rupert Evershed)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Hobby, hunting over farm late am (Rupert Evershed)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 258 Wigeon (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Little Egret (Lee Evans)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Pintail (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 28 Golden Plover (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Grey Plover, single present for just under an hour until flushed by Peregrine at around 0900 hours (Ian Williams and Dave Bilcock) (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 Green Sandpiper (Terry Lewis)

Sat 5 Oct 2019 Batford [TL154150] 1 Stonechat, NE part of weedy field (Darin Stanley)

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 1 Mediterranean Gull, adult - found by Steve Murray. (Tony Blake)

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 1 Common Sandpiper (Tony Blake)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Black Tern, juvenile roosting on bunds (Lee Evans)

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

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Cetti's Warbler (Lee Evans)

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

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Shag, juvenile showing well (new bird). Very approachable at times but at other times, highly mobile (Lee Evans)

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

Moor Lane nr Rickmansworth [TQ066938] 2 Redwing, calling, over garden (Anna Marett)

Puckeridge, 3 Little Egret, 2 and 1 flying N up Rib Valley in morning (Murray Orchard)

Puckeridge, 3 Yellowhammer (Murray Orchard)

Puckeridge [TL394233] 300 Linnet, flock perched on wires over set aside in arable fields E of River Rib (Murray Orchard)

Puckeridge, 3+ Redwing, first of autumn, amongst 10+ flighty small thrushes in valley (Murray Orchard)

Puckeridge, 2 Red Kite, low over village (Murray Orchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL119093] 2 Barn Owl, in the headlights early evening Hogg End Lane near the A1583 Redbourn Road (John Pritchard)

Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Shag, flying around on numerous occasions presumably trying to find Sinensis to roost with (Lee Evans)

Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Little Egret (Lee Evans)

Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Black Tern, Juvenile (Lee Evans)

Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Grey Wagtail (Lee Evans)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 5+ Wigeon (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Little Egret (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 House Martin (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Swallow (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 12 Meadow Pipit (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 8 Egyptian Goose (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 22 Common Gull (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 60+ Redwing (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Green Sandpiper (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 5 Common Snipe (S Blake)

Fri 4 Oct 2019 Batford [TL153151] 1 Stonechat, male at northern edge (Darin Stanley)

Chiswell Green nr St Albans [TL134045] 40+ Redwing, flying west (Alan Gardiner)

Maple Cross [TQ023924] 30+ House Martin, Flying over field west of the housing estate. (Chris Bessant)

Offley [TL1527] 1 Red Kite, A505 south of Offley Grange (David Inward)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 20+ House Martin (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 1 Common Snipe, flying over marsh (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL123095] 2 Stonechat, pair feeding from marsh fence line (John Pritchard)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), c.15 Tree Sparrow (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified) [TL194045] c.30 Pied Wagtail, Pied Wagtails feeding in ploughed field. Including several (uncountable) "alba"sp. (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 107+ Redwing, separate flocks of 15/25 over. (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 10+ Common Gull (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Green Sandpiper (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Common Snipe (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL193052] 2 Great White Egret, flushed by low flying aircraft. Not located again! (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Wigeon (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Little Egret (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 15+ House Martin (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, 2ndCY (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4+ Swallow (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL186045] 1 Stonechat, male in NW corner of A-Maize-ing Maze field. (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 40+ House Martin, feeding over.11:30 (G. Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Little Egret (G. Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Grey Wagtail (G. Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 Green Sandpiper (G. Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Dunlin (G. Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Common Snipe, on edge on split (G. Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 25 Golden Plover (G. Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Common Snipe, opposite car park on edge of spit (G.Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 20+ Wigeon (G.Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Water Rail, at base of reeds from cemetery corner (G.Hinton)

Thu 3 Oct 2019 Bengeo (Hertford), 1 Raven, flying east over Bengeo 3:00pm. 'Cronked' twice. (Peter Fuller)

Berkhamsted Common, 12 Pink-footed Goose, possible. Grey geese, relaxed flight in broad line. Prominent white on tail . 1130 flying in direction of Tring (Miike Spittles)

Berkhamsted Common, 1 Swallow (Mike Spittles)

Croxley Common Moor [TQ080947] 1 Peregrine Falcon, carrying prey over moor (Anna Marett+Joan Thompson)

Lemsford Springs, 6+ Green Sandpiper (G.Hinton & I Wood-Thomson)

Lemsford Springs, 3 Grey Wagtail (G.Hinton & I Wood-Thomson)

Lemsford Springs, 3 Little Egret (G.Hinton & I Wood-Thomson)

Oughtonhead nr Hitchin, 1 Kingfisher (Rob Stubbs)

Oughtonhead nr Hitchin, 1 Grey Wagtail, near chalky (Rob Sptubbs)

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

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 4+ Common Snipe, HMWT meadow (Jenny Sherwen)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, near adult pm.

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL186046] 1 Stonechat, on pumpkin field on north side of the A-Maiz-ing Maze. (Steven Pearce)

Watford, 1 Peregrine Falcon, Waterfields Way - pylon opposite Tesco car park (David Denham)

Wed 2 Oct 2019 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Kingfisher

Ashridge Forest, 2 Marsh Tit, on feeders behind visitor centre (Jeff Bailey)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL180111] 2 Stonechat (Andrew Steele)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651, c.5 House Martin (Andrew Steele)

Heartwood Forest - Hillend Farm, 30+ Meadow Pipit (Andrew Steele)

Heartwood Forest - Hillend Farm [TL164115] 2 Stonechat (Andrew Steele)

Panshanger Park, 3+ Linnet (Murray Brown)

Panshanger Park, 5+ Meadow Pipit (Murray Brown)

Panshanger Park, 2 Stonechat (Murray Brown)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Common Snipe, from Gadwall (Allan Meadows)

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

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Hobby, juv. over meadow (Allan Meadows)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 5 Green Sandpiper, from Draper (Allan Meadows)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 3+ Tree Sparrow (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Wigeon (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Little Egret, 1 ringed (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 10+ House Martin, small groups regularly drifting south. (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 10+ Swallow, small numbers regularly drifting south (Tyttenhanger Birders)

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

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Sand Martin (Nigel Webber)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Swallow (Nigel Webber)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 7 Green Sandpiper, 6 in front of the hide, a 7th by the old outflow (Nigel Webber)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 18 Golden Plover (Nigel Webber)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Kingfisher (Nigel Webber)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Ringed Plover, with the Golden Plovers to the left of the hide (Nigel Webber)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 150 Linnet (G Lapworth)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 4 Red Kite (G Lapworth)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 2 Stonechat (G Lapworth)

Tue 1 Oct 2019 Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, In large tit/chiff party in reedy lagoon by sports village

Northchurch nr Berkhamsted [SP969090] c.10 House Martin, over, mid morning (Nick Goss)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon [TL388103] 1 Whinchat (Vicky Buckel)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 4 Stonechat (Vicky Buckel)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 4 Meadow Pipit (Vicky Buckel)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 15+ Tree Sparrow, In usual hedge (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 5 Redwing, flying over early am (Rupert Evershed)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 80+ Meadow Pipit, continual southwards movement early am (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 30+ Swallow, moving south early am (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Reed Warbler, still in reeds by scrape causeway (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Willow Warbler (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 22 Lapwing (Steven Pearce)

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

Watford, 1 Peregrine Falcon, pylon by colne crossing, Waterfields Way (David Denham )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 161 Wigeon (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Little Egret (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Grey Wagtail (Lee Evans)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 8 House Martin (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Meadow Pipit (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 7 Water Rail (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Green Sandpiper (Lee Evans)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 17 Golden Plover (Lee Evans)