Record selection
Records

Wed 26 Feb 2020 East Hyde [TL128171] 3 Stonechat, 1 pair and a 1st wintering male, Feeding on right side of slip stream (Darin Stanley)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 11 Tree Sparrow (Terry Smith)

Tue 25 Feb 2020 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 7 Egyptian Goose (Allan Meadows)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 3 Goldeneye

Amwell NR - Hollycross Lake, 2+ Kingfisher, lots of kingfisher activity around lake and on Ash possibly more than two birds (Allan Meadows)

Amwell NR - Hollycross Lake, 2 Red-crested Pochard, pair still (Allan Meadows)

Amwell NR - Hollycross Lake, 1 Stonechat, female (Allan Meadows)

Baldock, 1 Grey Partridge, In game area by metal gate along Wallington road. (Steve Clark)

Baldock, 5 Corn Bunting, In fields by metal gate along Wallington road. (Steve Clark)

Batch Wood nr St Albans [TL134086] c.30 Redwing, golf course / field boundary (Bill Free)

Bayfordbury [TL316104] 24 Yellowhammer (Ian Flack)

Bramfield Woods, 5 Redwing (Allan Meadows)

Colney Heath, 1 Stonechat, female on heath nature reserve by Warren Farm (Rupert Evershed)

Easneye Wood, 8 Red Kite

East Hyde [TL129171] 1 Stonechat, male (Robin Pearson)

Harpenden, 2 Blackcap, pair on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

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

Hitchin [TL202295] 2 Little Egret, horse fields off Purwell Lane (David Inward)

Hitchin [TL198303] 1 Red Kite, St Faiths Close (David Inward)

King's Walden, 1 Stonechat, male on fence in field next to Lilly bottom road. (Steve Clark)

Nettleden Lodge nr Great Gaddesden, 2 Fieldfare, In paddock field (G Hinton )

Nettleden Lodge nr Great Gaddesden [TL008109] 1 Little Egret, In flooded horse paddock. Has orange ring on left leg (G Hinton )

Park Street nr St Albans [TL149043] c.8 Fieldfare (Bill Free)

Redbournbury, 1 Grey Wagtail, at the Mill (John Pritchard)

Redbournbury, 100+ Golden Plover, circling distantly to the north west of Redbourn Road (John Pritchard)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 6 Cetti's Warbler

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Green Sandpiper

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Shelduck

Stagenhoe nr Whitwell, 1 Short-eared Owl (Steve Clark)

Stocker's Lake, 11 Goldeneye, 5m/6f (G Lapworth)

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

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

Stocker's Lake, 3 Egyptian Goose (G Lapworth)

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

Stocker's Lake, 1 Oystercatcher (G Lapworth)

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

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 11 Tree Sparrow (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Common Snipe (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 Oystercatcher (Steve Blake)

Watford, 1 Peregrine Falcon, Waterfields Way, over Tesco car park (David Denham )

Watford, 1 Fieldfare, Croxley view, Holywell estate (David Denham)

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

Mon 24 Feb 2020 Barkway [TL397362] 4 Red Kite, Walk Wood, Cokenach Estate (Callum Peel)

Gilston Park nr Harlow, 1 Barn Owl, hunting in field West of the Dusty Miller at 4pm (Mike Harris)

Harpenden, 2 Blackcap, males on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Harpenden [TL147145] 10 Ring-necked Parakeet, on garden feeders (Robin Pearson)

Hitchin [TL196302] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

Hitchin [TL202295] 1 Little Egret, horse fields off Purwell Lane (David Inward)

Lemsford Springs, 5 Little Egret (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, c.40 Siskin, flock feeding in alders (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 4 Green Sandpiper (Barry Trevis)

Little Almshoe nr Hitchin, 1 Raven (Ray Hooper)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 1 Redpoll sp., on feeders in private garden. (John Pritchard)

St Albans [TL151090] 6+ Ring-necked Parakeet, near Harpenden Road. Now seen daily. (Mr D Wheatcroft)

Stocker's Lake [TQ049939] 1 Red Kite (Josh Kalms)

Stocker's Lake [TQ048937] 1 Wood Duck, NE ditch (Josh Kalms)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 10 Common Snipe, flushed from main reed bed by Red Kite (Rupert Evershed)

Water End nr Great Gaddesden, 2 Grey Partridge, at far end of Nettleden Road opposite horse paddocks. (Jenny Baker)

Water End nr Great Gaddesden, 1 Raven (Jenny Baker)

Watford, 1 Peregrine Falcon, 14.30 pylon by Colne crossing, Waterfields Way, plucking prey (David Denham)

Watford, 1 Kingfisher, Croxley business park,Hatters lane, river Gade opposite café (David Denham)

Welwyn Garden City [TL241130] 1 Peregrine Falcon, on the derelict Shredded Wheat factory by WGC Railway Station. (Steven Pearce) (Steven Pearce)

Sun 23 Feb 2020 Ayot St Lawrence, 35 Golden Plover (Mike King)

Benington, 2 Barn Owl, two hunting Lordship Farm at 5:30pm

Benington, 1 Barnacle Goose, with Canada Geese on field at Lordship Farm.

Childwick Bury nr St Albans, 1 Red Kite (Michael Rathjen)

Frogmore Lakes nr Radlett, 1 Grey Wagtail (Alan Gardiner)

Harpenden, 2 Blackcap, males on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Harpenden, 97 Redwing, feeding on St. George's School playing fields (adjacent to Carlton Road) (Alan Jackson)

Hatfield Garden Village [TL211099] 35+ Siskin, Hatfield Business Park, in trees by Hatfield Avenue. (Steven Pearce)

Hitchin [TL196302] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

Oxhey [TQ123955] 1 Chiffchaff, in private garden. (Geoff Young)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL125093] 1 Kingfisher (Andrew Steele)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL125092] 1 Barn Owl, possible the same one as at Redbournbury seen 15 minutes apart (Andrew Steele)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL123096] 4 Stonechat, all together on fence and weed-tops around marshy pool. (John Pritchard)

Standon Lordship [TL393215] 1 Barn Owl, hunting over meadow (3.46pm) (Richard Melarange)

Sat 22 Feb 2020 Batch Wood nr St Albans [TL135085] c.18 Redwing, on golf course (Bill Free)

Benington, 8 Woodcock, found with lamp on field at Lordship Farm

Harpenden, 3 Blackcap, 2 males 1 female on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

King's Walden [TL162245] 11 Red Kite (Martin Ketcher)

King's Walden [TL162245] c.70 Golden Plover, flying over (Martin Ketcher)

Norton Green nr Stevenage, 1 Woodcock (Ray Hooper)

Norton Green nr Stevenage, 2 Stonechat, male & female (Ray Hooper)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Shelduck, from gadwall hide. (Drew Lyness)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 4 Stonechat, In meadow (Drew Lyness)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Green Sandpiper, from gadwall hide. (Drew Lyness)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Water Rail, from warbler hide. (Drew Lyness)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Goosander, female west end of lake best viewed from river bank (David Hutchinson)

Stocker's Lake, 5 Red-crested Pochard, 4m/1f (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Oystercatcher, on island opp tern hide (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 9 Goldeneye, 3m/6f (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Goosander, female, western end of lake. (Stephen Middleton)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Oystercatcher (Stephen Middleton)

Ware [TL362147] 1 Blackcap, female feeding on Ivy berries (Ian Edwards)

Welwyn Garden City [TL245143] 1 Red Kite, Bessemer Road housing area (David Inward)

Fri 21 Feb 2020 Barkway [TL397361] 1 Red Kite, Walk Wood, Cokenach Estate (Callum Peel)

Barley [TL409376] 2 Barn Owl, over paddocks and hay fields in Shaftenhoe End (Hugo Rainey)

Benington [TL302237] 2 Barn Owl, hunting over set aside field 7am (Kathy Sharman)

East Hyde, 5 Fieldfare (Clifford Smout)

East Hyde, 9 Redwing (Clifford Smout)

East Hyde [TL129171] 1 Stonechat, 1st winter male seen from Thrales End Rd (Darin Stanley)

East Hyde [TL127162] 15 Golden Plover, in field along cooters end lane (Darin Stanley)

East Hyde, 1 Red Kite (Francis Dowley)

East Hyde, 1 Stonechat (Francis Dowley)

Harpenden, 2 Blackcap, pair on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Harpenden, 3 Red Kite, Ambrose Lane (Clifford Smout)

Hitchin [TL196302] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

Redbournbury, 3 Little Egret (John Pritchard)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Green Sandpiper (Allan Meadows)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Shelduck (Allan Meadows)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 4 Stonechat, 2 pair on meadow (Allan Meadows)

St Albans [TL148070] 1 Peregrine Falcon, tussles with Red Kite and corvids over London Road area (S Chalmers)

Turnford Lakes (Cheshunt GPs), 4 Goosander, 1 male and 3 female on Ashley Water (Steve Hughes)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 2+ Red Kite (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 45+ Redwing (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Verulamium Park [TL140071] 1 Kingfisher, female, further upstream than usual (Bill Free)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 30 Linnet (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 2 Egyptian Goose (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Thu 20 Feb 2020 Cassiobury Park, 2 Little Owl, seen in the usual trees close to the paddling pools around dusk. (Nick Harris)

Coopers Green GPs - Stanborough GP [TL212108] 3 Egyptian Goose (Steven Pearce)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 30+ Redwing (Anders Gray )

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, c.8 Yellowhammer (Anders Gray )

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 40 Ring-necked Parakeet (Anders Gray )

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, c.4 Stonechat, 2 pairs. (Anders Gray )

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, c.1 Barn Owl, hunting between mound and cattle fields at 4pm. (Anders Gray )

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, c.22 Fieldfare (Anders Gray )

Harpenden, 2 Blackcap, males on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Harpenden [TL113156] 5 Ring-necked Parakeet (David Lyons)

Hatfield Garden Village [TL211099] 25+ Siskin, Hatfield Business Park, in trees alongside Hatfield Avenue. (Steven Pearce)

King's Meads nr Hertford [TL346139] 4+ Common Snipe (Jenny Rawson)

King's Meads nr Hertford [TL338136] 2 Stonechat, m&f (Jenny Rawson)

Rush Green nr Hertford, 1 Barn Owl (Jane Free)

St Albans [TL151064] 1 Little Egret, Cottonmill open space (Bill Free)

St Albans [TL158074] c.12 Redwing, Clarence Park, on cricket pitch (Bill Free)

St Albans, 1 Peregrine Falcon, flew over St Albans Cathedral towards Holywell Hill at 3:50pm (Dan Fletcher)

Stanstead Abbotts, 1 Green Sandpiper, Marsh Lane flood (Jane Free)

Therfield nr Royston [TL340366] 1 Red Kite, Haywood Lane

Verulamium Park [TL139072] 1 Grey Wagtail, small lake edge (Bill Free)

Wed 19 Feb 2020 Colney Heath [TL198059] c.25 Siskin, by bridge over river at Park Corner. (Steven Pearce)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage) [TL252238] 1 Caspian Gull, X307 on buoy in main lake at 0845 (Peter Clarke)

Flamstead village [TL099147] 4 Stonechat, 2 m & 2 f in rough grassland along River Ver at Verlam End nr J9 of M1 (Rupert Evershed)

Gorhambury Estate nr St Albans, 1 Oystercatcher, on flooded fields by River Ver and Gorhambury Drive (Rupert Evershed)

Harpenden, 3 Blackcap, 2 males on sunflower heart feeders, female now feeding also on ground and on suet balls (Alan Jackson)

Hitchin [TL188306] 1 Red Kite, sewage treatment works Burymead Road (David Inward)

Hitchin [TL198299] 1 Little Egret, Purwell Meadows west (David Inward)

Lemsford Springs, 2 Green Sandpiper

Lemsford Springs, 3 Ring-necked Parakeet

Lemsford Springs, 1 Water Rail

Lemsford Springs, 3 Little Egret

Lemsford Springs, 2 Grey Wagtail

Lemsford Springs, 1 Red Kite

Old Hall Green nr Standon [TL372220] 2 Red Kite (Richard Melarange)

Redbournbury, 1 Great White Egret, River Ver below Veolia bridge (David Denham)

Redbournbury, 3 Little Egret, but no sign of Great White Egret (about 4pm) (Rupert Evershed)

Reed [TL358366] 1 Barn Owl, hunting along the Joint road verge (east of A10) in light rain at 17.30pm. (Callum Peel)

St Albans, 1 Blackcap, singing in my garden this morning (Rupert Evershed)

Stevenage, c.2 Ring-necked Parakeet, flying around by the water tower at hampson park (Michael Leinweber)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Egyptian Goose (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Peregrine Falcon, on pylon (Alan Gardiner)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 16 Fieldfare (Alan Gardiner)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 2 Redwing (Alan Gardiner)

Tue 18 Feb 2020 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 4 Goldeneye, 2 male and 2 female (Steve Hughes)

Colney Heath [TL198059] 1 Mealy Redpoll, male, probable 1st W in alders along R Colne between Church Lane & Coursers Rd, very mobile with Siskins/Goldfinch (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Harpenden, 2 Blackcap, pair on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Heartwood Forest - exact location not specified, 1 Little Owl, Scout hut (Andrew Steele)

Heartwood Forest - Hillend Farm, 2 Great Black-backed Gull (Andrew Steele)

Heartwood Forest - Well & Pudler's Wood, 2 Raven (Andrew Steele)

Hitchin [TL202295] 2 Little Egret, horse fields off Purwell Lane (David Inward)

Hitchin [TL196302] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

Lemsford Springs, 4 Little Egret (Dr B Selwyn-Barnett)

Lemsford Springs, 2 Grey Wagtail (Dr B Selwyn-Barnett)

Lemsford Springs, 3 Green Sandpiper (Dr B Selwyn-Barnett)

Panshanger (Welwyn Garden City), 50+ Ring-necked Parakeet, leaving Money Hole Park on mass heading west (Lee Fitz)

Stevenage, 1 Ring-necked Parakeet, Great Collens Wood, Shephall (Mike Harris)

Stocker's Lake, 9 Goldeneye, 3m/6f (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Oystercatcher (G Lapworth)

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

Watford, 2 Peregrine Falcon, 13.00. YMCA (also a bird seen 8.30., pylon by Colne crossing, Waterfields way) (David Denham)

Welwyn Garden City [TL239135] 1 Blackcap, male Blackcap taking sunflower hearts from garden bird feeder (Huw Lewis)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Kittiwake, adult stiil early morning, flew low towards Wilstone village around 7.45am (Ian Williams)

Mon 17 Feb 2020 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, c.1 Bittern (Anders Gray)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, c.1 Yellow-legged Gull, second winter (Anders Gray)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, c.1 Barn Owl (Anders Gray)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 4+ Goldeneye (Anders Gray)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, c.1 Caspian Gull, adult. (Anders Gray)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, c.1 Peregrine Falcon (Anders Gray)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, c.2 Raven (Anders Gray)

Barkway [TL378365] 1 Barn Owl, hunting along the Joint near former RAF Barkway site. 17.30pm (Callum Peel)

Bramfield village, c.3 Hawfinch, present at 14:30 briefly then flew off. (Anders Gray)

Colney Heath [TL198059] 1 Redpoll sp., possible form ’flammea’. Strikingly white flanks/underbelly, extensive red/pink on breast & forehead. (Steve Blake)

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

Heartwood Forest - W of B651 [TL165107] 2 Little Owl, pair in log shed behind scout hut (Craig Dunn)

Hitchin [TL203295] 2 Little Egret, horse fields off Purwell Lane (David Inward)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Green Sandpiper (David Edwards)

Lemsford Springs, 4 Little Egret (David Edwards)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Great White Egret, 10.30am (David Edwards)

Lemsford Springs, 2 Grey Wagtail (David Edwards)

Maple Cross [TQ025923] 1 Yellowhammer, Male (Chris Bessant)

Stocking Pelham [TL443292] 2 Yellowhammer (Andy Brown )

Stocking Pelham [TL447292] 1 Barn Owl (Andy Brown)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL189049] 31+ Redwing, In copse near western edge of lake. (Steven Pearce)

Verulamium Park [TL139065] 7 Redwing, running track area (Bill Free)

Watford, 1 Peregrine Falcon, circling YMCA building (Charlie Ramsay)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Kittiwake, an adult winter present all day often acting in a moribund fashion (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Kittiwake, 10.55

Sun 16 Feb 2020 Bricket Wood [TL131022] 9 Ring-necked Parakeet, All 9 feeding on one garden feeder (P Delaloye . )

Coopers Green GPs - Stanborough GP [TL213108] 2 Egyptian Goose (Steven Pearce)

Harpenden, 2 Blackcap, pair on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Harpenden [TL147145] 7 Ring-necked Parakeet, on garden feeders (Robin Pearson)

Hitchin [TL198303] 1 Red Kite, St Faiths Close (David Inward)

Little Hadham, 1 Barn Owl, hunting in fields between new lane and river ash (SG112AT) at 8.15am! (Neale Hider)

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

Sat 15 Feb 2020 Colney Heath, c.20 Siskin (Chris Ruis)

Dellsome Bottom nr Hatfield [TL221059] 2 Stonechat, pair in usual area. (Steven Pearce)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage) [TL253241] 1 Caspian Gull, X307 on main lake, feeding on dead Carp (Andy Day)

Harpenden, 2 Blackcap, pair on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Stevenage, 1 Peregrine Falcon, perched on Vista Tower (lettering) mid-afternoon (Don Gregory)

The Commons LNR (Welwyn Garden City), 8 Redwing (Keith Smith)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Coursers Road GPs, 1 Peregrine Falcon (Chris Ruis)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Oystercatcher (Chris Ruis)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Red Kite (Chris Ruis)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Water Rail (Chris Ruis)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4+ Tree Sparrow (Chris Ruis)

Welwyn Garden City, 1 Peregrine Falcon (Keith Smith)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), c.60 Linnet (Chris Ruis)

Fri 14 Feb 2020 Bishop's Stortford [TL477221] 2 Red Kite, over Hoggates Wood. (Richard melarange)

Broxbourne GP [TL377070] 1 Cetti's Warbler (Paul Gymer)

Cheshunt, c.20 Golden Plover, In field adjacent to A10/B198 roundabout. (David Jordan)

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

Hexton [TL109310] c.60 Fieldfare (Martin Ketcher)

Hitchin [TL193297] 1 Red Kite, rail station forecourt (David Inward)

Little Offley [TL127277] c.20 Yellowhammer (Martin Ketcher)

Little Offley [TL130286] 1 Marsh Tit (Martin Ketcher)

Oxhey [TQ123949] 2 Ring-necked Parakeet, in private garden, Oxhey Village. (Geoff Young)

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

Reed [TL368365] 1 Red Kite, over the Joint road between Reed and Barkway (Callum Peel)

St Albans [TL132078] 1 Stonechat, male perched on tall vegetation at edge of flood extent right bank (River Ver) Gorehambury Estate. (Neale Hider)

Standon [TL392221] 3 Mandarin, 2 drake and 1 duck on river at bottom of Paper Mill Lane (Steve Hughes)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 8 Tree Sparrow (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 2+ Siskin (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL189047] 1 Oystercatcher (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Yellowhammer, flyover (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Welwyn Garden City [TL239130] 1 Red Kite, Howard Centre north (David Inward)

Whitwell, 1 Short-eared Owl, showing again at Stagenhoe Bottom Farm horse padocks and across minor round to sheep field, seen from around 3pm. (Steve Hughes)

Whitwell, 16 Fieldfare, flew over whilst waiting for SEO (Steve Hughes)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL186042] 1 Grey Wagtail (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL186043] c.50 Linnet (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Thu 13 Feb 2020 Ayot St Peter, 2 Siskin (Mike King)

Barkway [TL395362] 1 Raven, chasing Buzzard, Cokenach Estate House (Callum Peel)

Barkway [TL392363] c.4 Fieldfare, flying over the Cokenach Estate main drive (Callum Peel)

Benington, 1 Short-eared Owl, hunting hedge line at 7am along Walkern Road

Coopers Green GPs - Stanborough GP [TL213108] 4 Egyptian Goose (Steven Pearce)

Coopers Green GPs - Stanborough GP [TL213108] 1 Peregrine Falcon (Steven Pearce)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village [TL200086] 1 Barn Owl, hunting over central area c.4.15pm (S Chalmers)

Harpenden, 3 Blackcap, 2 males, 1 female on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Hartham (Hertford), 1 Barn Owl, quartering the field on the other side of the river Beane from the football pitches (7:30am) (James Russell)

Hitchin [TL196302] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

King's Meads nr Hertford [TL3413] 2 Stonechat, m & f (Simon Knott)

King's Meads nr Hertford [TL348137] 1 Chiffchaff (Simon Knott)

Little Hadham, 1 Barn Owl, Bridge foot farm 5.15pm SG11 2AT (Nestle Hider)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 2 Red Kite (Steve Carter)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, c.20 Fieldfare (Steve Carter)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 6 Egyptian Goose (Steve Carter)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 4 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steve Carter)

Reed [TL370365] 1 Barn Owl, caught in headlights along the Joint road between Therfield and Reed at 17.30pm. (Callum Peel)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 2 Stonechat (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 2+ Common Snipe (John Pritchard)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC [TL228103] c.480 Ring-necked Parakeet, In roost (David Booth)

Stocker's Lake, 13 Goldeneye, 4m/9f (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Oystercatcher, on island from Tern hide (G Lapworth)

Verulamium Park [TL140070] 1 Kingfisher (Bill Free)

Verulamium Park [TL140065] c.5 Redwing (Bill Free)

Whitwell, 1 Short-eared Owl, bird at Stagenhoe Bottom Farm showing well 4pm and beyond (Rupert Evershed)

Wed 12 Feb 2020 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, c.5 Goldeneye, 1 drake (Anders Gray )

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Other, 1 vocal Black swan in front of viewpoint. (Anders Gray )

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, c.1 Water Rail (Anders Gray )

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, c.1 Bittern, flying low over reeds to the left of viewpoint at last light (Anders Gray )

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, c.1 Egyptian Goose (Anders Gray )

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, c.1 Barn Owl (Anders Gray )

Benington, 8 Woodcock, located on two fields in Bengington at 8:30pm with lamp.

Buntingford, 1 Grey Wagtail, on River Rib near town centre (Colin Smith)

Childwick Bury nr St Albans [TL137103] 2 Raven, 1 displaying / "rolling" in flight. (Pete Waldron)

Harpenden, 3 Blackcap, 2 males, 1 female on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Lemsford Springs, 5 Little Egret (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 10 Green Sandpiper (Barry Trevis)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 6 Egyptian Goose (Steve Carter)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, 2 Red Kite (Steve Carter)

Moor Park nr Rickmansworth, c.30 Fieldfare (Steve Carter)

Prae Wood nr St Albans, 6+ Red Kite (Alan Gardiner)

Standon [TL394221] 3 Mandarin, in the Ford on Paper Mill Lane. 2 male, one female. Have been there now for over a month (John Chitham)

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Water Rail (Alan Ford)

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Common Snipe, swimming (Alan Ford)

Therfield nr Royston [TL348366] 1 Red Kite, fields north of Reed End (Callum Peel)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 8+ Tree Sparrow (Steve Blake)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Red Kite (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 9+ Redwing (Steve Blake)

Verulamium Park, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, on lake (Alan Gardiner)

Whitwell [TL176222] 1 Short-eared Owl, showing well, just about continuously, between 3.00 p.m. - 4.15 p.m. in the horse paddocks at Stagenhoe Bottom Farm. (Simon West)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Little Owl (Steve Blake)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Goldeneye, From jetty. But seen from hide! Maybe others out of view (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 30+ Fieldfare, High in trees back of hide 15:50 (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Common Snipe, In far edge of reeds right of hide 15:10 (G Hinton )

Tue 11 Feb 2020 Coursers Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Stonechat, male (Alan Gardiner)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 8 Meadow Pipit, on central field. (Steven Pearce)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 55+ Redwing, on central field. (Steven Pearce)

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

Hitchin [TL196302] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

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

St Paul's Walden, 1 Short-eared Owl, Stagenhoe Bottom Farm - horse paddock at 5pm (Neale Hider)

St Paul's Walden, 1 Barn Owl, Stagenhoe Bottom Farm - horse paddock from 4pm (Neale Hider)

Standon [TL393220] 40+ Fieldfare (John Chitham)

Standon [TL393225] 1 Barn Owl, in the copper beech opposite Smith's farm on the A120 (John Chitham)

Stocker's Lake, 9 Goldeneye, 4m/5f (G Lapworth)

Stocker's Lake, 8 Egyptian Goose (G Lapworth)

Verulamium Park [TL140071] 1 Kingfisher, female - much further upstream than usual (Bill Free)

Verulamium Park [TL139064] c.40 Redwing (Bill Free)

Welwyn Garden City, 1 Blackcap, male on garden feeders. (Anthony Dorman)

Whitwell [TL179222] 2+ Raven, over Long Spinney wood. (Simon West)

Whitwell [TL176222] 20+ Red Kite, around Stagenhoe Bottom Farm (Simon West)

Whitwell [TL176222] 1 Barn Owl, flew out of barn at Stagenhoe Bottom Farm (Simon West)

Mon 10 Feb 2020 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake [TL377129] 1 Bittern, going to roost in reeds (William Bishop)

Berkhamsted [SP990085] 1 Blackcap, male in garden on seed feeder (Michael Anderson)

Broxbourne [TL370071] 1 Blackcap, female in garden (Paul Gymer)

Harpenden, 2 Blackcap, pair on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Harpenden [TL147145] c.1 Exotic/escape, male Peafowl present irregularly since August 2019 in gardens of Cul-de-Sacs off Crabtree Lane, mainly Glemsford Drive, Weybourne Close and Holly Walk. (Mike Russell)

Harpenden [TL147145] 1 Blackcap, male on garden feeders (Robin Pearson)

Harpenden [TL147145] 10 Ring-necked Parakeet, on garden feeders (Robin Pearson)

Hitchin [TL198299] 1 Little Egret, Purwell Meadows west (David Inward)

Hitchin [TL196302] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

Hitchin [TL203295] 1 Little Egret, horse fields off Purwell Lane (David Inward)

Hoddesdon [TL375084] 1 Chiffchaff, by New River (Paul Gymer)

Reed [TL367366] 1 Barn Owl, Seen 17.30pm flying over the Joint road and along hedgerow (Callum Peel)

Wareside, 1 Barn Owl

Welwyn Garden City, 1 Peregrine Falcon, seen flying over town. (Gary Rose)

Whitwell [TL176222] 1 Short-eared Owl, in horse paddocks at Stagenhoe Bottom Farm from 4.30pm (Mike Ilett)

Sun 9 Feb 2020 Harpenden, 2 Blackcap, pair on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 1 Goldeneye (Tony Blake)

Lemsford Springs, 5 Green Sandpiper (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 9 Little Egret, sheltering from storm (Barry Trevis)

Northchurch nr Berkhamsted, 1 Blackcap, male on Garden feeder (Nick Goss)

Sat 8 Feb 2020 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Caspian Gull, 1st Winter (Stuart Fox)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Stonechat, Female (Stuart Fox)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Peregrine Falcon (Stuart Fox)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Raven (Stuart Fox)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, 1st Winter (Stuart Fox)

Aston End [TL274241] 2 Little Owl, on roof of farm buildings 7.20am (Tom Speller)

Batch Wood nr St Albans, 8 Red Kite, over surrounding fields at dusk (Chris Ruis)

Broxbourne Woods (exact wood name not specified) [TL340080] 1 Hawfinch, one came into roost @3pm (Laurence Drummond)

Childwick Bury nr St Albans [TL138102] 2 Raven, on usual 3 Cedars (Peter D White)

Colney Heath, 4 Siskin (Chris Ruis)

Coursers Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 3 Stonechat, male and 2 females still along track by M25 (Chris Ruis)

East Hyde [TL131171] 1 Stonechat, first winter male along fencing by tree (Allan Cutts)

East Hyde [TL130170] 1 Little Egret (Mike Russell)

Harpenden, 2 Blackcap, pair on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Hilfield Park Reservoir, 1 Mediterranean Gull, Ad - approaching summer plumage. First picked up by Steve Murray. (Tony Blake)

Hitchin [TL196302] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

Hitchin [TL202295] 1 Little Egret, horse fields off Purwell Lane (David Inward)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 1 Chiffchaff, feeding on the causeway with a Goldcrest (Richard Hart)

St Paul's Walden [TL175220] 1 Short-eared Owl, at Stagenhoe Bottom Farm 16:30 to 17:15 (David Booth)

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

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

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Red Kite (Chris Ruis)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 24 Fieldfare (Chris Ruis)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 10+ Redwing (Chris Ruis)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Wigeon, female (Steve Blake)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Water Rail, heard at scrape (Steve Blake)

Fri 7 Feb 2020 Ayot St Peter [TL209145] 4 Red Kite (Aaron Clements-Partridge)

Ayot St Peter [TL215156] 12+ Yellowhammer (Aaron Clements-Partridge)

Batch Wood nr St Albans [TL136084] c.12 Redwing, on golf course (Bill Free)

Bramfield village, 3 Hawfinch, 1male in churchyard then old rectory garden from 12.30 (Neale Hider)

East Hyde, 20 Fieldfare (Clifford Smout)

East Hyde [TL130171] 1 Stonechat, on fencing by tree, left side of river (Darin Stanley)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village [TL197085] 1 Stonechat (Steven Brown)

Great Offley [TL139269] 1 Red Kite, allotments (David Inward)

Harpenden, 2 Blackcap, pair on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL180122] 8 Linnet (Steven Brown)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL182123] 3 Yellowhammer (Steven Brown)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL182124] 9 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steven Brown)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL183124] 2 Stonechat (Steven Brown)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL183124] 22 Meadow Pipit (Steven Brown)

Hemel Hempstead [TL055063] 1 Peregrine Falcon, on BTbuilding by magic roundabout at 5.oopm (Jeff Bailey)

High Cross nr Standon, 1 Raven, flying along Bourne Valley (Colin Smith)

Hitchin [TL203295] 1 Little Egret, horse fields off Purwell Lane (David Inward)

Hitchin [TL197303] 2 Red Kite, Orchard Road (David Inward)

Hitchin [TL192296] 1 Red Kite, over the Oakfield estate. Taking a great interest in an aviary full of Budgies in an Oakfiled Avenue back garden (Nigel Agar)

King's Walden [TL175224] 11 Red Kite (Alan Ford)

King's Walden [TL176222] 1 Short-eared Owl, 16.15 to 16.50 Lower Stagenhoe Farm (Alan Ford)

King's Walden [TL175223] 2 Grey Partridge (Alan Ford)

King's Walden [TL176223] 1 Barn Owl, 16.30 to 17.00 Lower Stagenhoe Farm (Alan Ford)

Lemsford Springs, 7 Green Sandpiper (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs [TL222122] 3 Little Egret (Steven Brown)

Lemsford Springs [TL222122] 1 Grey Wagtail (Steven Brown)

Lemsford Springs [TL222122] 4 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steven Brown)

Lemsford Springs [TL222121] 1 Common Snipe (Steven Brown)

Oxhey [TQ123955] 2 Ring-necked Parakeet, on feeders in private garden. (Geoff Young)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 2 Stonechat, pair feeding from weed tops on marsh. (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans, c.20 Fieldfare (John Pritchard)

Sherrardspark Wood nr WGC, 6 Ring-necked Parakeet, investigating potential nest hole (Allan Meadows)

St Albans [TL149069] 1 Blackcap, male singing near Beehive pub early afternoon (Dan Fletcher)

St Paul's Walden [TL176222] 2 Grey Partridge, in ploughed field opposite farm (Richard Ness)

St Paul's Walden [TL176222] 1 Short-eared Owl, on fence post from 4pm for 20mins by farmyard barn. (Richard Ness)

Stevenage, 1 Peregrine Falcon, Vista Tower 17.30 (Alan Ford)

Temple End nr Hitchin, 5 Red Kite (Jean Crystal)

Therfield nr Royston [TL343366] 1 Red Kite, over Haywood Lane between Therfield and Reed End (Callum Peel)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 15+ Common Snipe (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 11+ Siskin (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Water Rail, heard on scrape (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Egyptian Goose, fly over (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Common Snipe (Tyttenhanger Birders)

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

Welwyn [TL225162] 15 Red Kite, Soaring over Ellesfield area (Andy Day)

Whitwell, 1 Green Sandpiper, Watercress Beds (Alan Ford)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), c.50 Linnet (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Little Owl (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Oystercatcher, on raft right of hide (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Red Kite (G Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 8 Redwing, In trees rear field of hide (G Hinton )

Thu 6 Feb 2020 Amwell NR - Bittern Pool, 1 Bittern (Jenny Rawson)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 10+ Goldeneye, at least 8 female, 2 drake (Allan Meadows)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Little Egret (Allan Meadows)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Caspian Gull, 1w again this afternoon (Allan Meadows)

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

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1+ Water Rail, one by White Hide and another heard in reedbed by viewpoint (Allan Meadows)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Oystercatcher, ringed bird came in late afternoon (Allan Meadows)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 8 Redwing (Allan Meadows)

Dellsome Bottom nr Hatfield [TL219059] 5 Stonechat, pair at TL219059; pair at TL221060 and female at TL223058. (Steven Pearce)

East Hyde [TL130171] 1 Stonechat, on fencing by river (Darin Stanley)

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

Harpenden [TL147145] 8 Ring-necked Parakeet, on garden feeders (Robin Pearson)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 2 Stonechat, male and female from main track (Roland Power)

King's Walden [TL164235] 2+ Raven (Pete Waldron)

King's Walden [TL176222] 1 Short-eared Owl, hunting over horse paddocks at Stagenhoe Bottom Farm 15.58 to 16.10 (Pete Waldron)

Lemsford Springs, 2 Little Egret (Ian Taylor)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Water Rail (Ian Taylor)

Lemsford Springs, 2 Green Sandpiper (Ian Taylor)

Maple Cross, 1 Yellowhammer, in field hedge west of estate. (Geoff Young)

Panshanger (Welwyn Garden City), 62+ Ring-necked Parakeet, In Money Hole Park Leaving at sunset heading west in 6 groups of various sizes (Lee Fitz)

Panshanger Aerodrome, 1 Fieldfare

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Water Rail

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Grey Wagtail

Tewinbury Reserve [TL264140] 1 Water Rail

Tring, 1 Little Owl, Enjoying the sun in its usual old tree at Miswell Farm (Sally Douglas)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL184048] 2 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steven Brown)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL197053] 8 Tree Sparrow (Steven Brown)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL190045] 1 Red Kite (Steven Brown)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL197053] 1 Meadow Pipit, in the scrub by the Tree Sparrows (Steven Brown)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194054] 2 Little Egret (Steven Brown)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL193046] 1 Peregrine Falcon, in one of the large trees between the drive and the wood (Steven Brown)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196051] 1 Water Rail (Steven Brown)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL187043] 1 Oystercatcher (Steven Brown)

Verulamium Park [TL141069] 1 Kingfisher (Steven Brown)

Watford, 1 Chiffchaff, Willows besides Colne,Tesco car park (David Denham)

Whitwell [TL320074] 1 Little Egret, 1 Watercress beds (Pete Waldron)

Whitwell [TL184211] 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Whitwell Watercress beds (Pete Waldron)

Wed 5 Feb 2020 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 3 Goldeneye, female. 2pm (Eduardo López Salas)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 3 Red Kite (Eduardo López Salas)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Egyptian Goose (Eduardo López Salas)

Amwell NR - Hollycross Lake, 1+ Red-crested Pochard, male and possibly with a female at far end of lake from viewpoint

Bramfield village, 3 Hawfinch, In Churchyard between 13.00 and 13.45 (Stuart Fox)

Coursers Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 12 Yellowhammer, at feeder (Rupert Evershed)

Coursers Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Grey Wagtail (Rupert Evershed)

Coursers Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL197032] 3 Stonechat, male & 2 females along track by M25 (Rupert Evershed)

Coursers Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 3 Red Kite (Rupert Evershed)

Harpenden, 2 Blackcap, pair on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Harpenden Sewage Treatment Works [TL151146] 1 Chiffchaff (Darin Stanley)

Heartwood Forest - exact location not specified [TL160113] 1 Blackcap, male (Craig Dunn)

Heartwood Forest - Hillend Farm [TL168117] 2 Red Kite (Craig Dunn)

Heartwood Forest - W of B651 [TL164107] 1 Little Owl, on top of log store behind scout. (Craig Dunn)

Hitchin [TL204295] 1 Little Egret, horse fields off Purwell Lane (David Inward)

Hitchin [TL196302] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

King's Walden [TL173229] 7 Red Kite (Martin Ketcher)

King's Walden [TL177225] 1 Short-eared Owl (Martin Ketcher)

King's Walden [TL178228] 5 Red Kite (Martin Ketcher)

King's Walden [TL162235] 1 Raven (Martin Ketcher)

Northaw Great Wood, 0 Marsh Tit, no sightings here today or last year. It would appear that this species has been lost from this site. (Robert Callf)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL122098] 1 Cetti's Warbler, seen and heard by River Ver mill stream (John Pritchard)

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Little Egret, In river towards fish farm

Tewinbury Reserve, 1 Water Rail

Tewinbury Reserve [TL265140] 2 Water Rail (Tim Hill)

Therfield nr Royston, 40+ Corn Bunting, along Icknield Way, lots of singing birds in hedgerows and field, also many skylark (Allan Meadows)

Therfield nr Royston, 20+ Yellowhammer, associating with Corn Buntings (Allan Meadows)

Therfield nr Royston, 1 Meadow Pipit (Allan Meadows)

Therfield nr Royston, 80+ Linnet, large mobile flock near Greys Farm (Allan Meadows)

Therfield nr Royston, 15+ Fieldfare (Allan Meadows)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 7+ Tree Sparrow (Tyttenhanger Birders)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Goldeneye, female (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Common Snipe (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Water Rail, heard from scrape area (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Wallington [TL267344] 2 Red Kite (Ian Cunningham)

Wallington [TL267344] 6 Grey Partridge (Ian Cunningham)

Wallington [TL266344] 1 Stonechat (Ian Cunningham)

Watton at Stone, 3 Red Kite (Tony Barrett)

Watton at Stone, 5 Ring-necked Parakeet (Tony Barrett)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), c.50 Linnet (Steve Blake)

Tue 4 Feb 2020 Aldwickbury Golf Course [TL155146] 4 Siskin, around edge of pond (Darin Stanley)

Batch Wood nr St Albans [TL133094] 1 Raven, calling (Andrew Steele)

Coursers Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 3 Yellowhammer, on feeder (Alan Gardiner)

Croxley Common Moor [TQ076945] 1 Little Egret (Steve Blake)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village [TL205091] 7 Redwing (Steven Pearce)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village [TL205091] 4+ Common Snipe (Steven Pearce)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village [TL205091] 1 Yellowhammer (Steven Pearce)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village [TL205091] 1 Stonechat, female. (Steven Pearce)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village [TL205091] 3 Fieldfare (Steven Pearce)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage) [TL252238] 1 Caspian Gull, X307 in main lake at 0940 hrs (Peter Clarke)

Harpenden, 3 Blackcap, 2 Males, 1 female on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Hitchin [TL207294] 3 Little Egret, Purwell Recreation Ground (David Inward)

Hitchin [TL196302] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

Hitchin [TL199299] 2 Little Egret, Purwell Meadows (David Inward)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 1 Stonechat, a female near main track (Roland Power)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 1 Jack Snipe (Roland Power)

Panshanger (Welwyn Garden City), 1 Ring-necked Parakeet, on garden peanut feeder (Allan Meadows)

Redbournbury [TL114115] 4 Red Kite (Steven Brown)

Redbournbury [TL113113] 1 Little Egret (Steven Brown)

Therfield Heath [TL334394] 1 Red Kite, over Fox Covert WT nature reserve (Callum Peel)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 3+ Tree Sparrow (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, c.3 Wigeon (Alan Gardiner)

Wallington [TL274344] 2 Tree Sparrow, seen at 0900h at TL27470 34421 in trees North of Road at a track entrance (Ian Cunningham)

Watford, 1 Peregrine Falcon, moving between pylon between Greatham road and railway, and pylon at Colne crossing, Waterfields Way (David Denham )

Welwyn Garden City, 1 Blackcap, female visiting garden feeders in Handside area. (Anthony Dorman)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP908134] 11 Red Kite (Steven Brown)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP909131] 3 Little Egret (Steven Brown)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP904128] 8 Redwing (Steven Brown)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903129] 4 Wigeon (Steven Brown)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP907130] 2 Oystercatcher (Steven Brown)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP908128] c.20 Fieldfare (Steven Brown)

Mon 3 Feb 2020 Frogmore GP nr Stevenage, 1 Mandarin, drake (Alan Ford)

Harpenden, 3 Blackcap, 2 males and one female on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL175113] 1 Barn Owl (Steven Brown)

Hitchin [TL207294] 1 Little Egret, Purwell Recreation Ground (David Inward)

Panshanger Park, 2 Raven (Maydencroft Birders)

Redbourn [TL095128] 1 Barn Owl, Barn Owl sitting on fence post by side of Nicholls Fm track at around 19:15. (Peter Tallantire)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 16 Tree Sparrow (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Grey Wagtail (Steve Blake)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL189050] 1 Oystercatcher (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Wigeon (Steve Blake)

Welwyn Garden City [TL238128] 1 Peregrine Falcon (Al Trollope)

Welwyn Garden City [TL237121] 1 Red Kite, near railway south of WGC station (David Inward)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), c.60 Linnet (Steve Blake)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 Little Owl (Steve Blake)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903132] 2+ Goldeneye, near "jetty" (Axel Kirby)

Sun 2 Feb 2020 Amwell GP/NR (exact water not specified), 1 Siskin

Amwell GP/NR (exact water not specified), 1 Chiffchaff, singing merrily in the woods alongside the railway

Batch Wood nr St Albans, c.6 Fieldfare (Michael Rathjen)

Bernards Heath (St Albans), 2 Red Kite (Michael Rathjen)

Childwick Bury nr St Albans, 2 Raven (Alan Gardiner)

Cooters End Lane nr Harpenden, 32 Golden Plover (Michael Robinson)

Harpenden, 3 Blackcap, 2 males and1 female on garden feeders (Alan Jackson)

Hatfield Garden Village [TL209099] 30+ Siskin, Hatfield Business Park: in trees by Fielder Centre (near Parcelforce). (Steven Pearce)

Highfield Farm nr Tyttenhanger, 2 Redwing (Chris Ruis)

Highfield Farm nr Tyttenhanger, 7 Yellowhammer (Chris Ruis)

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

Hitchin [TL189287] 1 Blackcap, Female on garden feeder (Phil Barron)

Redbourn [TL090131] 4 Linnet, moving along hedgerow (Peter Tallantire)

Redbourn [TL089131] 85+ Redwing, In treetops at Nicholls Fm (Peter Tallantire)

Redbournbury, 2 Little Egret (John Pritchard)

Redbournbury [TL119109] 1 Common Snipe, sitting beside River Ver below Redbournbury Fishery. (John Pritchard)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 3+ Stonechat, male and 2 females with probable fourth on meadow (Allan Meadows)

Wallington [TL274343] 1 Stonechat, along Baldock to Wallington road (Mike Ilett)

Wallington [TL267343] c.80 Corn Bunting, along Baldock to Wallington road (Mike Ilett)

Wallington, c.30 Yellowhammer, along Baldock to Wallington road (Mike Ilett)

Wallington, 1 Peregrine Falcon, sitting in field 20m from west of lay by on Wallington to Baldock road making a flock of around 30 yellowhammer distinctly nervous

Wallington, 16 Grey Partridge, top of field east of lay-by on Wallington to Baldock road

Sat 1 Feb 2020 Berkhamsted, 10 Siskin, Alders between waitrose car park and canal (David Denham )

Bishop's Stortford [TL485219] 2 Red Kite, pursued by crows over Barrelsdown Road. (Richard Melarange)

Bramfield village, 2 Hawfinch, 2 in the churchyard at 09:20 (Chris Sharp)

Great Wymondley [TL204269] 2 Raven (Andy Day)

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

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL181122] 3 Red Kite (Steven Brown)

Heartwood Forest - E of B651 [TL183126] 15 Meadow Pipit (Steven Brown)

Hitchin [TL196302] 1 Little Egret, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

Hitchin [TL196302] 1 Kingfisher, Walsworth Common (David Inward)

King's Walden [TL158253] 1 Woodcock (Martin Ketcher)

Langley nr Stevenage [TL214243] 3 Red Kite, looking out towards Stevenage from Hill End Farm Lane (Callum Peel)

Redbourn [TL092130] 4 Linnet, at Nicholls Fm (Peter Tallantire)

Redbourn [TL093130] 50+ Redwing, feeding on horse paddocks at Nicholls Farm (Peter Tallantire)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 1 Peregrine Falcon, south towards St Albans at 4pm (John Pritchard )

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 8+ Tree Sparrow (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195055] 2 Red Kite (Steven Brown)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196053] 46 Ring-necked Parakeet, in small flocks heading away from the main pit over the model railway (Steven Brown)

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

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 6 Wigeon (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Hybrid, Ferruginous x Pochard (Steve Blake)

Wallington [TL275345] 10+ Yellowhammer, flock, Wallington road (Tom Speller)

Wallington [TL283341] 2 Grey Partridge, pair, Wallington road (Tom Speller)

Wallington [TL27443447] 2 Stonechat, pair, Wallington road (Tom Speller)

Wallington [TL285339] c.200 Fieldfare, flock, Wallington road (Tom Speller)

Wheathampstead [TL177141] 1 Grey Wagtail (Andrew Steele)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Oystercatcher, on tern raft (Ian Williams )