Tuesday 3 January 2023

Carlton Marsh

122 Bird Species recorded in 2022 was a very good effort by all our observers. (The all time record is 126 in 1994). These were the highlights for 2022;

Black-tailed Godwit (7)    Common Tern (6)    Great White Egret    Garganey    Hobby    Marsh Harrier  Red Kite   Ring Ouzel    Ruff    Whimbrel    Mediterranean Gull  Raven    Stonechat    Whinchat    Spotted Flycatcher    'Hepatic' Cuckoo. Buzzard produced 2 young and, Goldcrest bred.

Insects of note were;

Clouded Yellow butterfly    Angle Striped Sallow    Burnet Companion    Merveille du jour    Willow Emerald Damselfly  

Willow Emerald
Merveille du jour  

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