Record selection
Records

Fri 22 Sep 2017 Welwyn Garden City, c.8 Ring-necked Parakeet (Karl Toombs)

Thu 21 Sep 2017 Flamstead village, 1 Fieldfare, single bird

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL121097] 2 Stonechat, a pair flycatching on the marsh (John Pritchard)

Stevenage, 1 Peregrine Falcon, perched on vista house at 17.30 (kevin widgery)

Stocker's Farm, 1 Stonechat, male in horse field (Steve Carter)

Wed 20 Sep 2017 Dowdell's Wood nr Welwyn, 1 Raven (Barry Trevis)

Hilfield Park Reservoir [TQ156960] 1 Greenshank, flew from dam, not seen later (Alan Gardiner)

Hilfield Park Reservoir [TQ156960] 3 Ring-necked Parakeet (Alan Gardiner)

Hilfield Park Reservoir [TQ156960] 30+ Swallow (Alan Gardiner)

Hilfield Park Reservoir [TQ156960] 1 Black-necked Grebe, non-breeding plumage - view from public platform (Alan Gardiner)

Hilfield Park Reservoir [TQ156960] 30+ House Martin (Alan Gardiner)

Hilfield Park Reservoir [TQ156960] 1 Goldeneye, female (Alan Gardiner)

Hitchin [TL201285] 1 Little Egret, In grassland field behind Ninesprings Way south of Hitchin. (Callum Peel)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Merlin, over mid morning (Ron Thomas)

Northchurch nr Berkhamsted, c.50 House Martin (Nick Goss)

Redbourn, 1 Yellow Wagtail, single with large (c100) Meadow Pipit flock in ploughed field (Rupert Evershed)

Redbourn [TL106113] 1 Little Owl (Rupert Evershed)

Stevenage [TL240242] 1 Barnacle Goose, town centre gardens (Alan Ford)

Stocker's Farm, 1 Stonechat, "flooded field" possible 2nd bird the other side of farm track (Charlie Ramsay)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL191052] 1 Green Sandpiper (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194054] 1 Dunlin (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 3 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steve Blake)

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

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Barnacle Goose (Steven Pearce)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Marsh Tit, With mixed tit, chiffchaff and goldcrest flock (Allan Meadows )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), c.150 Swallow, Also smaller number of House Martin (Allan Meadows )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Pink-footed Goose, Still with greylag and canada flock (Allan Meadows )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Common Sandpiper (Allan Meadows )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 Black-tailed Godwit (Allan Meadows )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Common Snipe (Allan Meadows )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Greenshank (Ann Doubleday)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Pintail, duck. (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Red-crested Pochard, Female (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Garganey, female near hide (Richard Ness)

Tue 19 Sep 2017 Borehamwood [TQ216986] 1 Peregrine Falcon, on pylon in field between Strangeways Farm and Holmshill Lane. (Steven Pearce)

Croxley Common Moor, c.20 Linnet (Graham Clark)

High Canons nr Borehamwood [TQ214989] 1 Red Kite (Steven Pearce)

Redbourn [TL088135] 100+ Linnet, flock feeding on wheat field (Peter Tallantire)

Therfield Heath, 1 Firecrest (Barry Reed)

Thrift Farm nr Therfield, 3 Raven (Barry Reed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196052] 1 Ruff (S Blake/A Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194054] 1 Dunlin (S Blake/A Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL188044] 1 Kingfisher (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL188044] 1 Little Egret (Steve Blake)

Well End nr Borehamwood [TQ206983] 5 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steven Pearce)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL189041] 50+ Linnet (Steve Blake)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP906132] 1 Ringed Plover (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP904128] 2 Hobby (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP904129] 12 Little Egret (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP906132] 1 Dunlin (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903128] 1 Kingfisher (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902130] 1 Common Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP904128] 5 Black-tailed Godwit (Jeff Bailey)

Mon 18 Sep 2017 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Stonechat, male (Barry Reed)

Nettleden Lodge nr Great Gaddesden [TL008109] c.30 Linnet, feeding in horse paddock 14:45 (Gary Hinton)

Nettleden Lodge nr Great Gaddesden [TL024099] 1 Wheatear, In newly ploughed field next to horse paddock 23:30 (Gary Hinton)

Redbourn [TL113112] 1 Little Egret, River Ver TL113112 (David Inward)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Caspian Gull, moulting 1st S/2nd W (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL193053] 1 Dunlin (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196052] 3 Ruff (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Green Sandpiper (Steven Pearce)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL191040] 1+ White Wagtail (Steve Blake)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP908132] 1 Ruff (Adrian Bayliss)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 1 Common Sandpiper (Adrian Bayliss)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP908132] 6 Black-tailed Godwit (Adrian Bayliss)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 1 Ringed Plover, Juvenile. (Adrian Bayliss)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 50+ Swallow (Adrian Bayliss)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905134] 1 Pink-footed Goose, With greylags in cemetery corner. (Adrian Bayliss)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 15 Little Egret (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Dunlin (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Kingfisher (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Green Sandpiper (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Wigeon (Gary Hinton)

Sun 17 Sep 2017 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, juvenile (Barry Reed)

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

Bernards Heath (St Albans) [TL157086] c.20 Ring-necked Parakeet, c 18.45hrs (David Utting)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 2 Green Sandpiper

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 1 Redstart, m

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 3 Stonechat

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 3 Whinchat

Harpenden [TL130149] 1 Wryneck, In our garden from 18:20 - 18:35 feeding on ants in flower borders. (Tim and Katie Hill)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 5 Yellow Wagtail (Barry Reed)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 10 Common Snipe (Barry Reed)

King's Meads nr Hertford, 1 Caspian Gull, juvenile (Barry Reed)

Panshanger Park, 1 Hobby (Christine von Hagen)

Panshanger Park, 1 Wheatear (Christine von Hagen)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL193054] 1 Green Sandpiper (David Utting)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196054] 1 Wheatear (Tom Speller)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196052] 1 Redshank (Tom Speller)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196052] 3 Ruff (Tom Speller et al)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195053] 1 Dunlin (Tom Speller)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 White-winged Black Tern, adult still on Willows Farm Lake at 17;30pm (Simon West et al)

Sat 16 Sep 2017 Benington [TL290237] 2 Red Kite (Paul Roper)

Benington [TL289237] 1 Raven (Paul Roper)

Childwick Bury nr St Albans [TL137103] 1 Raven (Bill Free)

Redbourn [TL085135] 1 Wheatear, adult male on stubble field (Peter Tallantire)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Ruff, juv male from Gadwall hide (Rye Meads partnership)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 1 Ring-necked Parakeet (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Little Egret (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 2 Ruff (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL197054] 1 Whinchat, grass field N of Main Pit (Steve Blake et al)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1+ Swallow, albino in small party (Steven Pearce)

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

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 White-winged Black Tern, still present at 4pm (Simon West et al)

Welwyn Garden City [TL236138] 6 Ring-necked Parakeet (Aaron Clements-Partridge)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Garganey, still from hide (Ian WIlliams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Grey Plover, flew through mid morning (Ian WIlliams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Ruff (Ian WIlliams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Hobby, In trees behind hide (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Ringed Plover (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Greenshank (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Dunlin (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Green Sandpiper (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Common Sandpiper (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Black-tailed Godwit (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Little Stint, still on spit opposite jetty at 5.45 pm before relocating to mud near new overflow where it remained until 6.35 pm at least. (Simon West)

Fri 15 Sep 2017 Cheshunt [TL363038] 1 Little Egret, Sitting on top of a hawthorn bush beside Turnford Brook (Alison Monckton)

Coursers Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL200036] 6+ Tree Sparrow (Alan Gardiner)

Coursers Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL200036] 1 Whinchat, by feeder, private land (Alan Gardiner)

Croxley Common Moor [TQ082949] 1 Redstart, in large 'fenced off' area (G Lapworth)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Hobby, calling and chasing around suggested young birds (Lynne Lambert)

Panshanger Park, 1 Cetti's Warbler (John Coleman)

Pishiobury Park, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, in flycatcher corner (NE corner, round the lower more southern exit) (John Slee)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL123096] 1 Lesser Whitethroat, with tit flock. (John Pritchard)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Redshank (Rupert Evershed & Richard Coombes)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Raven, over New Plantation wood (Rupert Evershed & Richard Coombes)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Ruff (Rupert Evershed & Richard Coombes)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Yellow Wagtail, on sand (Rupert Evershed & Richard Coombes)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Redstart, full summer plumage male bird at 9.50am along hedge between fields north of Main Pit (Rupert Evershed & Richard Coombes)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 White-winged Black Tern, roosting on sand but commuting to Willows Farm Lake throughout morning. Still at Willows Farm lake at 3PM (Rupert Evershed, Richard Coombes, Simon West)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Common Sandpiper (Rupert Evershed & Richard Coombes)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1+ White Wagtail, In ploughed fields with flocks of Pied Wagtails and Meadow Pipits (Rupert Evershed & Richard Coombes)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Dunlin (Clifford Smout )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Ruff (Clifford Smout )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Black-tailed Godwit (Clifford Smout )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Hobby (Clifford Smout )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Greenshank (Clifford Smout )

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP906132] 2 Common Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP906132] 1 Ringed Plover (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP906129] 12 Little Egret (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902128] 1 Kingfisher (Jeff Bailey)

Thu 14 Sep 2017 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Mandarin, female (William Bishop)

Batch Wood nr St Albans [TL140094] c.30 Swallow, feeding over playing field (Bill Free)

Bayfordbury [TL3110] 1 Raven, flying over for the second day running (Ian Flack)

Chipperfield, 1 Whinchat (Charlie Ramsay)

Croxley Common Moor, 1 Redstart (G Lapworth)

Hitchin [TL203282] 3 Linnet (Callum Peel)

Hitchin [TL203281] 5 House Martin (Callum Peel)

Hitchin [TL201285] 1 Little Egret (Callum Peel)

Hitchin [TL203281] 2 Yellowhammer (Callum Peel)

Hoddesdon, 1 Peregrine Falcon, hunting feral pigeons over Norris Rise (Roland Power)

Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N lake, 8 Egyptian Goose (Barry Reed)

Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N lake, 1 Marsh Tit (Barry Reed)

Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N lake, 1 Red Kite (Barry Reed)

Stanstead Abbotts Lakes - N lake, 9 Egyptian Goose (Barry Reed)

Stevenage, 1 Peregrine Falcon, Circling low over town centre at 16:30 (Ollie Williams)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 1 Water Rail (John Fisher)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 1 Green Sandpiper (John Fisher)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 Whitethroat, in vegetation between lake & River Colne (Simon West)

Verulamium Park, 2 Little Egret (andrew steele)

Wallington, 1 Raven (Andrew coates)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 1 White-winged Black Tern, 7.12 am, 9:45am, 15:37pm (Clifford Smout /Simon West et al)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP900131] 3 Oystercatcher, over 15:45 (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 3 Ringed Plover (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 4 Black Tern (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] c.4 Little Egret (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 1 Kingfisher (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 1 Green Sandpiper (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 1 Common Sandpiper (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 1 Pink-footed Goose (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 1 Peregrine Falcon, over and in woods behind hide (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 1 Greenshank (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905127] 2 Willow Warbler (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 1 Ruff (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 1 Black-tailed Godwit (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Hobby (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Kittiwake, adult still close in to NE bank (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Spotted Redshank, juvenile still present late evening (Ian Williams)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 1 Whinchat (G Lapworth)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 1 Wheatear (G Lapworth)

Wed 13 Sep 2017 Lemsford Springs, 1 Kingfisher (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 8 Green Sandpiper, including 7 colour-ringed. (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 3 Little Egret (Barry Trevis)

Maple Cross [TQ025924] 1 Willow Warbler, in the garden and hedgerow west of the estate for about 6 days (Chris Bessant)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon [TL393105] 1 Barn Owl (Luke)

Stanstead Abbotts, 10 Swallow (Jane Free )

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Lesser Whitethroat (Ross Facer)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Redshank (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 5 Yellow Wagtail (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Ruff, still present at 6.45 a.m. (Simon West)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL193053] 1 Great Black-backed Gull, adult (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 White-winged Black Tern, still present at 7.00 a.m. 6:50pm (Simon West et al)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Greenshank, juvenile (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Black-tailed Godwit, juvenile (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Spotted Redshank, juvenile (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Hobby (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Black Tern, juveniles (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Common Sandpiper (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Ruff (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Kittiwake, adult 1-2metres out from wall near jetty 7pm (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Ringed Plover (Ian Williams)

Tue 12 Sep 2017 Ashwell [TL261416] 4 Ruff, on pools by dung heap after heavy rain (Peter Greener)

Graveley nr Stevenage, 1 Wheatear, on recently ploughed field. (Clive Brackenbury)

Hatfield Garden Village, 2 Swallow (Ian Taylor)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Kingfisher

Lemsford Springs [TL222122] 5 Green Sandpiper

Lemsford Springs, 2 Little Egret

Letty Green, 3 Whinchat (Barry Reed)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 50 Sand Martin, Approx. (Mike Wallen)

Norton Green nr Stevenage [TL223235] 1 Barnacle Goose, with c250 Canadas in field to south of main site (Tom Speller)

Panshanger Park, 1 Little Egret (John Coleman)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Whinchat, in meadows from entry boardwalk (Rye Meads Partnership)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Ruff, juv male from Gadwall hide for second day (Rye Meads Partnership)

Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Yellow Wagtail (Mike Wallen)

Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 100 Sand Martin, Approx. (Mike Wallen)

Stocker's Lake, c.20 Sand Martin (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, c.50 House Martin (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 2 Red-crested Pochard (Steve Carter)

Stocker's Lake, 4 Little Egret (Steve Carter)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 2 Green Sandpiper (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Redshank (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 2 Ruff (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Common Sandpiper (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 Yellow Wagtail, flew over lake then the farm calling at 4pm (Ian Bennell)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL188044] 1 White-winged Black Tern, moulting adult (Steve Blake et al)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, fly catching from dead elm tree by river. (William Bishop)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905128] 2 Hobby (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP906131] 1 Common Tern (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP901131] 3 Ringed Plover (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903131] 4 Black Tern (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902130] 3 Common Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP906129] 20 Little Egret (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP904128] 1 Ruff (Jeff Bailey)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP904128] 1 Black-tailed Godwit (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903128] 1 Spotted Redshank (Jeff Bailey)

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

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 1 Yellow Wagtail (Paul Lewis)

Mon 11 Sep 2017 Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Great Black-backed Gull (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 3+ Yellow Wagtail (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 2 Green Sandpiper (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195054] 1 Redshank (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196052] 2 Ruff (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL193052] 1 Little Egret (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 2 Common Sandpiper (Steve Blake)

Weston, 1 Hobby (Andrew Coates)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Ruff, Reeve. juvenile (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Black-tailed Godwit, juvenile (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Spotted Redshank, juvenile (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Hobby, juvenile (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Greenshank, juvenile (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Ringed Plover, adult and 3 juveniles (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Black Tern, juveniles (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Dunlin (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Common Sandpiper (Graham Clark)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Pintail, drake and duck (Graham Clark)

Sun 10 Sep 2017 Batford [TL152150] 1 Redstart, by open area within the weedy field by B653 (darin stanley)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 2 Kingfisher, together at millennium lake 7.05am (Tom Speller)

Flamstead village, 1 Wheatear, In field by yew tree wood. Female

Great Amwell, 4 Hobby, this afternoon from viewpoint (Roland Power)

Hatfield, 2 Ring-necked Parakeet, over Oxlease. (Steven Pearce)

Hitchin [TL200299] 1 Little Egret (Callum Peel)

King's Meads nr Hertford [TL341134] 1 Water Rail, Hertford Cut (Simon Knott)

King's Meads nr Hertford [TL348139] 1 Kingfisher (Simon Knott)

King's Meads nr Hertford [TL350138] 1 Yellow Wagtail (Simon Knott)

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

King's Meads nr Hertford [TL348137] 25 House Martin (Simon Knott)

Norton Green nr Stevenage [TL224238] 2 Wheatear (Tom Speller)

Panshanger (Welwyn Garden City), 1 Red Kite, over primary school (John Coleman)

Panshanger Park, 1 Yellow Wagtail, in the field where the sheep are. (Christine von Hagen)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL124098] 6+ Red Kite (Alan Gardiner)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL122097] 1 Sand Martin (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL123094] 4 Common Snipe (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL122097] 1 Whinchat (John Pritchard)

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

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Green Sandpiper (Steven Pearce)

Verulamium Park [TL140068] 1 Little Egret, on island (Alan Gardiner)

Verulamium Park [TL140070] c.20 Black-headed Gull, one bird colour ring right leg 657, appears to be a Danish bird tbc (Alan Gardiner)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Little Ringed Plover (Ernest Leahy)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Greenshank (Ernest Leahy)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Black Tern (Ernest Leahy)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Dunlin (Ernest Leahy)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Ruff (Ernest Leahy)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Spotted Redshank (Ernest Leahy)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 1 Wheatear (G Lapworth)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 2 Red Kite (G Lapworth)

Sat 9 Sep 2017 Amwell NR - Bittern Pool, 1 Bittern, viewed from walkway to White hide (Andy Day)

Ashwell, 4 Grey Partridge, Ashwell to Eyeworth road (Tom Speller)

Ashwell [TL261418] 6+ Yellow Wagtail, dung heap Ashwell to Eyeworth road (Tom Speller)

Ashwell, c.50 Swallow (Tom Speller)

Ayot St Peter, 1 Raven, flying and crocking. (Mike King)

Benington [TL289238] 1 Pied Flycatcher, Juvenile in garden at Lordship Farm 08:30am

Lemsford Springs, 2 Kingfisher (Mike Upstone)

Lemsford Springs, 1 Green Sandpiper (Mike Upstone)

Lemsford Springs [TL222122] 4 Little Egret (Mike Upstone)

Redbourn [TL085136] 57 Linnet, large flock feeding on recently cut stubble (Broad Beans). (Peter Tallantire)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 4+ Green Sandpiper (Allan Meadows )

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Common Snipe, Gadwall hide (Allan Meadows )

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Little Egret (Allan Meadows )

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Common Sandpiper (Allan Meadows )

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Wigeon, Gadwall hide (Allan Meadows )

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194050] 1 Peregrine Falcon, adult (Steve Blake)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196048] 4+ Green Sandpiper (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194054] 1 Common Sandpiper (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196052] 1 Redshank (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196051] c.30 House Martin (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Greenshank, 3:30pm (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196048] 2 Kingfisher, on scrape. (Steven Pearce)

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

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL189041] 36 Linnet (Steve Blake)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL190040] 4+ Yellow Wagtail (Steve Blake)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Ruff (Clifford Smout )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Little Ringed Plover (Clifford Smout)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Redshank (Clifford Smout )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 9 Little Egret (Clifford Smout )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Dunlin (Clifford Smout)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 5 Black-tailed Godwit (Clifford Smout )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Pink-footed Goose (Clifford Smout )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Swift, for 15 minutes late evening from hide (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 1 Grasshopper Warbler, juvenile (John Taylor)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Common Tern, Adult. (Mike Wallen)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Ringed Plover, In a quick look, no doubt more waders on site. (Mike Wallen, Ted Wallen)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Spotted Redshank, juv (Mike Wallen, Ted Wallen)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Common Sandpiper (Mike Wallen, Ted Wallen)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Black Tern, juvs (Mike Wallen, Ted Wallen)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902130] 5 Greenshank (S Blake et al)

Fri 8 Sep 2017 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Common Snipe (Jenny Sherwen)

Bricket Wood [TL129024] c.24 Ring-necked Parakeet, flying over in morning (P Delaloye)

Bucks Hill nr Chipperfield, 1 Swift, heading south ! (Charlie Ramsay)

Panshanger Park, 5+ Sand Martin (Anders Gray )

Panshanger Park, 200+ House Martin, feeding low over lake at 11am. (Anders Gray )

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 10 Sand Martin (Anthony Dorman)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, c.50 Swallow (Anthony Dorman)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 1 Hobby, hunting hirundines (Anthony Dorman)

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 8 Egyptian Goose (Anthony Dorman)

Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 40 Sand Martin, Approx. (Mike Wallen, Ted Wallen)

Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 50 Swallow, Approx (Mike Wallen, Ted Wallen)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Great Black-backed Gull (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Common Sandpiper (Andrew Steele)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 28+ Little Egret, viewed from hide with over 20 in right hand lagoon (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Little Ringed Plover (Mike Wallen, Ted Wallen)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 15 Little Egret, at least. (Mike Wallen, Ted Wallen)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Common Tern (Mike Wallen, Ted Wallen)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Kingfisher (Mike Wallen, Ted Wallen)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Hobby (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Greenshank (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Black Tern (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Dunlin (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Green Sandpiper (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 6 Black-tailed Godwit (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 5 Ringed Plover (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Garganey (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Spotted Redshank, near hide today (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 5 Common Sandpiper (Richard Ness)

Thu 7 Sep 2017 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Hobby (Allan Meadows)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Wryneck, in front of viewpoint (Barry Reed)

Harpenden [TL143134] 1 Ring-necked Parakeet, over Southdown shops at 0830 (Alan Jackson)

Trims Green, 1 Wheatear, In field south of Lysander Monument (Mike Harris)

Whippendell Wood nr Watford, 1 Spotted Flycatcher (Paul Lewis)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902131] 12 Ringed Plover (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902130] 1 Knot (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902130] 1 Spotted Redshank (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP901130] 2 Little Ringed Plover (Jeff bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Black Tern (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 22 Little Egret (Jeff bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902130] 2 Dunlin (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 2 Green Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Common Tern (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Kingfisher (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Garganey, All 3 still present (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 5 Common Sandpiper (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Hobby (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Greenshank (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Pink-footed Goose, still present with 12 Greylag Geese (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Whinchat, An elusive individual in hedgerows by Rushy Meadow corner (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 8 Black-tailed Godwit, 8 present - a single adult and 7 juveniles (LGRE)

Wed 6 Sep 2017 Panshanger Park [TL290125] 1 Osprey, 10.40 BST NE to SW, from E end of Garden Wood, over Broadwater & Lagoon, then SW beyond Chisel Shelf. (David Neal)

Panshanger Park, 2 Whinchat, in the reeds near Osprey Lake viewing platform at 1700hrs.

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 6 Green Sandpiper (Allan Meadows)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Little Egret (Allan Meadows)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Common Sandpiper (Allan Meadows)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 4 Common Snipe (Allan Meadows)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL123096] 1 Common Snipe (John Pritchard)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans [TL122097] 1 Whinchat (John Pritchard)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196048] 1 Hobby (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL193054] 1 Kingfisher, male (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195054] 1 Ringed Plover (S Blake )

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196048] 4 Green Sandpiper (S Blake )

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194054] 1 Great Black-backed Gull, adult (S Blake et al)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195054] 2 Common Sandpiper (S Blake et al)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Redshank (S Blake et al)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP901130] 2 Little Ringed Plover (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903128] 1 Greenshank (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903131] 4 Black Tern, juveniles (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP906129] 3 Hobby (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902131] 2 Dunlin (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP908129] 2 Red Kite (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903128] 2 Green Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902130] 3 Black-tailed Godwit (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902132] 1 Kingfisher (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP901132] 1 Spotted Flycatcher, in tree behind new overflow (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 22 Little Egret, 22 roosted (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Pink-footed Goose (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Common Tern (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Spotted Redshank, juvenile in Cemetery Corner this evening (at 1-1.10pm it had been at nearby College Lake BBOWT); at 1923 hours, it flew off west towards Drayton Beauchamp (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 5 Common Sandpiper (LGRE)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 1 Wheatear, on rubble heap (G Lapworth/K Farrell)

Tue 5 Sep 2017 Boxmoor nr Hemel Hempstead [TL050063] 2+ Swift (Gary Hinton)

North Mymms Park, 1 Redstart, fem/juv. Potwells

Panshanger Park, 1 Whinchat (Alan Reynolds)

Stevenage [TL239238] 1 Peregrine Falcon, Perched on S on Vista Tower 17:45 (Andy Day)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Ringed Plover, juv (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196048] 1 Green Sandpiper (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL194054] 1 Great Black-backed Gull, adult (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196052] 2 Common Sandpiper (S Blake)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP901132] 1 Spotted Flycatcher, new spillway. (Adrian Bayliss)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Whinchat, juvenile in Rushy Meadow late evening (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Kingfisher (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 5 Common Sandpiper (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Little Ringed Plover, long-staying juveniles (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Lesser Whitethroat, In hedgerow in far NW corner (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Hobby (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 16 Little Egret, highest number present so far this autumn (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Pink-footed Goose, in front of the hide (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Dunlin (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Red-crested Pochard (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Green Sandpiper (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Garganey, now 3 present in the influx of Teal (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Black-tailed Godwit, in front of hide. (Phill Luckhurst)

Mon 4 Sep 2017 Boxmoor nr Hemel Hempstead [TL045061] 1 Swift, 19:20 over station moor (G.Hinton)

Boxmoor nr Hemel Hempstead [TL045061] 2 Little Egret, 19:15 over moors (G.Hinton)

Cold Christmas nr Ware, 2 Wheatear, In newly ploughed field south of Cold Christmas (Andy Catchpole)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village, 1 Stonechat, near mounds

Hitchin [TL197302] 1 Little Egret (David Inward)

Nettleden Lodge nr Great Gaddesden [TL021105] 14+ Red Kite (G.Hinton & P.Luckhurst)

Stevenage, 3 Swift, over Shephall garden (Kevin Widgery)

Stocker's Lake, 3 Cetti's Warbler, calling (Charlie Ramsay)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL188045] 2+ Reed Warbler (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL188045] 1 Willow Warbler (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 1 Great Black-backed Gull (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196049] 1 Lesser Whitethroat (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196048] 1+ Kingfisher (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 4 Green Sandpiper (Steve Blake)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 1 Common Tern (G.Hinton & P.Luckhurst)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 20+ Little Egret (G.Hinton & P.Luckhurst)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 2 Green Sandpiper (G.Hinton & P.Luckhurst)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 1 Kingfisher (G.Hinton & P.Luckhurst)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Hobby (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Little Ringed Plover (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Dunlin (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Black-tailed Godwit, juveniles (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Garganey (LGRE)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 4 Common Sandpiper (LGRE)

Sun 3 Sep 2017 Coopers Green GPs - Sutton Farm GP, 1 Green Sandpiper (Andrew Steele)

Deadman's Hill nr Sandon [TL298371] 1 Peregrine Falcon, Juvenile sitting in field viewable from Green gate at bottom of hill (Mike Ilett)

Gosmore Hill nr Hitchin [TL181274] 5 Raven (Clive Harding)

Kelshall nr Royston, 1 Marsh Harrier, with Buzzard & Red Kite from top of Kelshall road looking toward shooting range (Ray Hooper)

Perry Green nr Much Hadham [TL436172] 4 Raven (Martin Ketcher)

Sopwell nr St Albans [TL154053] 2 Little Egret, in tree (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 2 Green Sandpiper (A Gardiner/R Flesher/T Smith)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 2 Common Sandpiper (A Gardiner/R Flesher/T Smith)

Welwyn Garden City, 2 Ring-necked Parakeet, Flew over Harwood Hill (Ian Taylor)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Pink-footed Goose, With Greylags. (Adrian Bayliss)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Common Sandpiper (Adrian Bayliss)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902130] 2 Little Ringed Plover, Juveniles. (Adrian Bayliss)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 2 Dunlin (Adrian Bayliss)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Black-tailed Godwit (Adrian Bayliss)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Ruff, juvenile still present but spending a lot of time by reedbed (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Greenshank, by reed bed off jetty (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Water Rail, from jetty (Ian Williams)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Swift, with hirundine flock mid-morning for about 15 minutes (Ian Williams)

Woodoaks Farm nr Maple Cross, 1 Wheatear, on barn roof (Richard Ness)

Sat 2 Sep 2017 Amwell NR - Bittern Pool, 1 Kingfisher, flew across Bittern pool (Alan and Elizabeth Lewis)

Amwell NR - Bittern Pool, 1 Bittern, on edge of reeds directly opposite viewing point (Alan and Elizabeth Lewis)

Batford [TL150150] 1 Whinchat, on fencing in field by Common Lane (Darin Stanley)

Flamstead village, 1 Peregrine Falcon, juvenile.

Letty Green, 1 Wheatear (Barry Reed)

Newgate Street nr Cuffley, 2 Wheatear

Newgate Street nr Cuffley, 2 Raven

OTHER (give details in comments box), 2 Whinchat, Barbers Lodge Farm

Stanborough Lakes nr WGC, 11 Egyptian Goose, flew in at around 6:50 @ East side of South Lake (Matt Livesey)

Thorley Wash nr Bishop's Stortford [TL487183] 1 Whinchat, Probable juvenile male - seen on the south segment of TW Reserve. (David Sampson/Robert Phillips)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake, 1+ Ring-necked Parakeet (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Willows Farm Lake [TL184043] 2 Wheatear, on silage pile by concrete track. (Steven Pearce)

Westmill Quarry nr Ware, 1 Barn Owl (Barry Reed)

Westmill Quarry nr Ware, 2 Whinchat (Barry Reed)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Greenshank (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Little Ringed Plover, juveniles (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Dunlin (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Black-tailed Godwit (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Pink-footed Goose, possibly bird seen recently in Bedfordshire (with 10 greylag) beside hide (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Ruff, juvenile dropped in at 9.55am (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Green Sandpiper (Ian Williams)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Garganey, still from hide early morning (Ian Williams)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Pintail (Lee G R Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 13 Little Egret (Lee G R Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Hobby (LGRE)

Fri 1 Sep 2017 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Bittern, flew from Bittern Pool towards James hide (Jenny Sherwen)

Batford [TL153153] 1 Wheatear, on fencing in farm field by common lane (darin stanley)

Bayfordbury [TL314102] 12 Ring-necked Parakeet (Ian Flack)

Bushey, 1 Wryneck, private garden last seen 17:55

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village [TL200083] 25 Linnet (David Booth)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village [TL193081] 5 Yellow Wagtail, on roof of house nr old BT site (David Booth)

Ellenbrook Fields nr Hatfield Garden Village [TL196082] 1 Redstart, fem/imm in hedge along N side of airfield (David Booth)

Stocker's Farm, 1 Whinchat, on wires alongside track to farm. (Geoff Young)

Stocker's Lake, 1 Kingfisher, River Colne (Geoff Young)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL191050] 1 Common Sandpiper (S Blake/R Coombes/R Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Greenshank, calling (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196050] 1 Hobby (S Blake/R Coombes/R Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195054] 1 Common Sandpiper (S Blake/R Coombes/R Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL193054] 1+ Lesser Whitethroat (S Blake/R Coombes/R Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Dunlin (Tom Speller)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Ruddy Shelduck (Tom Speller)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 4+ Green Sandpiper (Tom Speller)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL196052] 1 Common Snipe (Tom Speller)

Verulamium Park [TL140070] c.50 Ring-necked Parakeet, roosting on island (Bill Free)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL186041] 1 Yellow Wagtail, amongst cattle/sheep (S Blake/R Coombes/R Evershed)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL186045] 1 Whinchat, on fence behind am-maizing-maze (S Blake/R Coombes/R Evershed)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903130] 1 Green Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey / Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905131] 2 Common Tern (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903130] 1 Greenshank (Jeff Bailey / Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP908130] 2 Hobby (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP901130] 2 Little Ringed Plover, juveniles (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP901130] 1 Ringed Plover (Jeff Bailey / Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902130] 1 Dunlin (Jeff Bailey / Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Pink-footed Goose, with Greylags by hide (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 16 Little Egret (Richard Ness)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Common Sandpiper (Richard Ness)