Record selection
Records

Sat 18 Aug 2018 Berkhamsted [SP991078] 5 Swift, over High Street at 11am (Colin Everett)

East Hyde, 1 Little Owl (David Lyons)

East Hyde, 1 Little Egret (David Lyons)

Frogmore GP nr Stevenage [TL285206] c.20 House Martin (Tom Speller)

Frogmore GP nr Stevenage, 6 Swift, high over (Tom Speller)

Frogmore GP nr Stevenage [TL285206] 1 Hobby, through chasing house martins (Tom Speller)

Harpenden Sewage Treatment Works [TL150145] 1+ Ring-necked Parakeet (Mike Russell)

Heartwood Forest - Langley Wood, 1 Little Owl (David Hubbard)

Heartwood Forest - Langley Wood, 2 Yellowhammer (David Hubbard)

Lemsford Springs, 5 Green Sandpiper (Barry Trevis)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2+ Common Sandpiper (Steve Blake)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Common Tern (Steve Blake)

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

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, c.30 Sand Martin (Steve Blake)

Fri 17 Aug 2018 Ayot St Peter, 1 Raven, cronking as it flew heading West. (Mike King)

Berkhamsted Common [SP990100] 2+ Spotted Flycatcher (Mike Spittles)

Cheshunt [TL351011] 2 Swift (Paula Moore)

Childwick Bury nr St Albans [TL138104] 2 Raven (Bill Free)

Gorhambury Estate nr St Albans [TL125087] 1+ Spotted Flycatcher, loosely associating with large tit flock. (John Pritchard)

Heartwood Forest - exact location not specified, 1 Willow Warbler, singing briefly this morning (Andrew Steele)

Heartwood Forest - exact location not specified [TL163109] 2 Little Owl, 2x Juveniles in usual place nr to Scout Hut (Craig Dunn)

Heartwood Forest - Langley Wood [TL162109] 12 Ring-necked Parakeet, flying over Langley Wood NE. (Craig Dunn)

Thorley Wash nr Bishop's Stortford, 12+ Swift, mixed flock of swift & c20 swallows feeding over the river Stort (Jenny Sherwen)

Watton at Stone, 1 Wheatear, female at chapel farm whempstead 8.45 (roland power)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3 Hobby, young being fed (Lee Evans)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Green Sandpiper (Lee Evans)

Thu 16 Aug 2018 Amwell GP - Sheepcote Farm Lake, 1 Lesser Whitethroat (Chris Beach)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Common Sandpiper (Chris Beach)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 3 Common Tern (Chris Beach)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 3 Oystercatcher (Chris Beach)

Berkhamsted [SP989080] 1 Swift, passing over at 1800 (Mike Spittles)

Heartwood Forest - exact location not specified [TL164109] c.1 Little Owl, 1x Juvenile sat on top chimney on scout hut. (Craig Dunn)

Hitchin, 3 Swift, near church at 8pm (R Holdsworth)

Langley nr Stevenage [TL217232] 3 Spotted Flycatcher, Paddock behind Dung heap at Dyes Farm (Alan Ford)

Lemsford Springs, 2 Little Egret (Barry Trevis)

Lemsford Springs, 7 Green Sandpiper (Barry Trevis)

Oxhey, 1 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, male briefly in private garden Oxhey Village. (Geoff Young)

Redbournbury [TL120102] 7 Yellow Wagtail, feeding around cows near Veolia Works (John Pritchard)

Redbournbury, 1 Hobby (John Pritchard)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 3 Common Sandpiper (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 3 Common Tern (Steven Pearce)

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

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Egyptian Goose (Steven Pearce)

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

Wed 15 Aug 2018 Heartwood Forest - exact location not specified [TL165111] c.2 Little Owl, 2x Juveniles nr to scout hut. (Craig Dunn)

Hoddesdon, 1 Whimbrel, flying over stanstead road calling at 6.10 (roland power)

Langley nr Stevenage [TL21492344] 3 Spotted Flycatcher, trees along dyes lane by dung heap (Tom Speller)

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

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Hobby (Allan Meadows)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Common Sandpiper, from Draper (Allan Meadows)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Common Snipe, flew low over meadow (Allan Meadows)

Stevenage, 1 Peregrine Falcon, on lights of Vista Towers this evening. (Ray Hooper)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Little Egret, one ringed (orange on left leg, B on right leg). (Steven Pearce)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP908130] 1 Green Sandpiper (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP901131] 1 Willow Warbler, by new outflow (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905132] 10 Swift (Jeff Bailey)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP902130] 6 Little Egret (Jeff Bailey)

Tue 14 Aug 2018 Ayot St Peter, 1 Lesser Whitethroat, TL213152 (Mike King)

Chells Manor (Stevenage), 1 Swift, over garden (Ray Hooper)

Heartwood Forest - exact location not specified [TL164108] c.2 Little Owl, juveniles near scout hut (Craig Dunn)

Langley nr Stevenage [TL217236] 2 Spotted Flycatcher, adult and juvenile (Alan Ford)

Northchurch nr Berkhamsted, c.15 House Martin (Nick Goss)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon [TL386105] 1 Bittern, visitors got a picture of bittern in flight from warbler hide, with a ring! (Vicky Buckel)

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

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Little Ringed Plover, Juvenile. (Steven Pearce)

Waterend nr Wheathampstead [TL201141] 3 Red Kite (Aaron Clements-Partridge)

Watery Grove (Knebworth Woods) [TL230230] 1 Marsh Tit (Alan Ford)

Mon 13 Aug 2018 Berkhamsted, 1 Swift, 8:30 Hall Park area (Nick Goss)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage) [TL25392430] 1 Willow Warbler, millennium lake (Tom Speller)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Common Sandpiper (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Common Tern (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Little Egret (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Green Sandpiper (S Blake)

Ware, 3 Swift, latest that I've ever seen here (Mike Baverstock)

Watery Grove (Knebworth Woods) [TL230230] 1 Marsh Tit (Alan Ford)

West End nr Essendon, 25+ Swift

West End nr Essendon, 1 Hobby

Sun 12 Aug 2018 Codicote, 2 Red Kite, near quarry, 1 mile south of Codicote (Ann Lee)

Coopers Green GPs - Stanborough GP [TL211112] 1 Hobby, In fields behind GP (Steven Pearce)

Northchurch nr Berkhamsted, 1 Swift, at 3.30 pm (Nick Goss)

Redbournbury [TL120106] 4 Little Egret, just north of Veolia plant (Alan Gardiner)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Black-tailed Godwit (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Egyptian Goose (Andrew Steele)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Common Tern (Andrew Steele)

Sat 11 Aug 2018 Brookmans Park [TL2404] 1 Red Kite, near railway north of Brookmans Park (David Inward)

Childwick Bury nr St Albans [TL142106] c.10 House Martin (Bill Free)

Childwick Bury nr St Albans [TL142106] c.10 Swallow, mixed flock (Bill Free)

Deadman's Hill nr Sandon [TL308377] 1 Marsh Harrier, Juvenile from gate at bottom of hill (Mike Ilett)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Hobby (Tyttenhanger Birders)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Kingfisher (Tyttenhanger Birders)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Black-tailed Godwit (Tyttenhanger Birders)

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

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

Fri 10 Aug 2018 Berkhamsted Common [SP995115] 9 Swift, 1100 passing through (mike spittles)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Little Egret (Vicky Buckel)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Water Rail, juv (Vicky Buckel)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon [TL386102] 3 Green Sandpiper (Vicky Buckel)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Hobby (Vicky Buckel)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 50 House Martin (Vicky Buckel)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 8 Sand Martin (Vicky Buckel)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified) [TL190050] 2 Green Sandpiper, one on main pit, one on fishing lake (David Booth)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified) [TL190050] 6 Common Tern, 5 on fishing lake, one on main pit (David Booth)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 1+ Willow Warbler (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 2 Dunlin, present for 10 mins then flushed by Buzzard (David Booth)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 3 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 present until 08:30 but two flew off (David Booth)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 2 Egyptian Goose (David Booth)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Red Kite (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, Still present 12:30. (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Yellow Wagtail (Steven Pearce)

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

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

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL191044] 1 Little Owl (David Booth)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 100+ House Martin (Chris Ruis)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Common Sandpiper (Chris Ruis)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 7 Little Egret (Chris Ruis)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Red-crested Pochard (Chris Ruis)

Thu 9 Aug 2018 Gobions Wood nr Brookmans Park, 1 Pied Flycatcher, fem / juv with mixed tit / warbler flock at western end of lake @ 18.30

Gobions Wood nr Brookmans Park, 1 Mandarin

Gobions Wood nr Brookmans Park, 11+ Ring-necked Parakeet

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake, 4 Common Tern (Steven Pearce)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Green Sandpiper (Steven Pearce)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 15+ Sand Martin (Steven Pearce)

Woodside nr Hatfield, 2 Raven

Wed 8 Aug 2018 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 2 Common Sandpiper (Jenny Sherwen)

Berkhamsted Common [SP995100] 3 Spotted Flycatcher (Mike Spittles)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 13 Swift, over main lake 8.30pm (Tom Speller)

Heartwood Forest - exact location not specified, c.2 Little Owl, 2x juveniles nr scout hut (Craig Dunn)

Hertford, 1 Swift (Jenny Sherwen)

Hitchin [TL198302] 1 Red Kite, St Faiths Close (David Inward)

Panshanger Park [TL293123] 2 Mandarin, eclipse drakes on King's Lake (Matt Livesey)

Puckeridge, 1 Willow Warbler, One in garden early morning, feeding in Silver Birch. (Murray Orchard)

Redbournbury [TL121099] 8 Little Egret (John Pritchard)

Redbournbury [TL121099] 2 Yellowhammer (John Pritchard)

Redwell Wood Farm nr South Mimms, 11+ Swift

Redwell Wood Farm nr South Mimms, 1 Whinchat

Stevenage, 1 Peregrine Falcon, on Vista Tower light. 10.20pm (Tom Speller)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 2 Hobby (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area), c.50 Swallow (Steve Blake)

Tyttenhanger Farm (Tyttenhanger area) [TL200051] 8+ Sand Martin (Steve Blake)

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

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

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

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Green Sandpiper (Steve Blake)

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

Watton at Stone, 1 Black Redstart, one on roofs around the farm unfortunately this is a private site (Roland Power)

Tue 7 Aug 2018 Ashwell [TL263407] 9 Grey Partridge, Near dungheap on Ashwell-Eyeworth road, including at least 4 juveniles (Chris Ruis)

Boxmoor nr Hemel Hempstead [TL045061] c.2+ Swift, 2 most of the late afternoon, with 10 flying south west 19:35 (Gary Hinton)

Hitchin [TL190300] 4+ Swift, Woolgrove Road (Andy Day)

Picotts End nr Hemel Hempstead, 1+ Ring-necked Parakeet, at Piccotts End Pools (Dan Forder)

St Albans, 1 Swift (James Franklin)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Common Sandpiper

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Green Sandpiper

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4+ Swift

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Egyptian Goose

Mon 6 Aug 2018 Berkhamsted [SP985078] 3+ Swift, passing through (Mike Spittles)

Boxmoor nr Hemel Hempstead, 4 Swift (Gary Hinton)

Cold Christmas nr Ware, 1 Wheatear (Andy Catchpole)

Coopers Green GPs - Sutton Farm GP [TL195101] 1 Willow Warbler, Singing (David Booth)

Furneux Pelham [TL432288] 2 Grey Partridge, at Whitebarns farm (Laurence Drummond)

Jersey Farm (St Albans) [TL178092] 1 Willow Warbler, singing briefly (Dan Fletcher)

Markyate, 1 Willow Warbler, in garden, feeding & calling before heading South (Dan Forder)

Markyate, 2 Yellow Wagtail, flying over village am (Dan Forder)

Nettleden Lodge nr Great Gaddesden, 12 Red Kite, 12 in air at once around horse paddock on Nettleden Road (Crossways Farm) (Dan Forder)

Nettleden Lodge nr Great Gaddesden, 1+ Whinchat, initially found at horse paddock on Nettleden Road (Crossways Farm) at noon (Dan Forder)

Nettleden Lodge nr Great Gaddesden, 6 Raven, seen from horse paddock on Nettleden Road (Crossways Farm) (Dan Forder)

Nettleden Lodge nr Great Gaddesden, 2 Whinchat, in usual paddocks - both adults by the looks of it (Lee Evans)

Panshanger Park [TL291132] 1 Cuckoo, male heard this evening. All 14 BTO tagged males have left the UK - remarkable! (Murray Brown)

Stevenage [TL235254] 7 Swift, old town. 8.15pm (Tom Speller)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified), 7 Little Egret, six on Main Pit, one on Fishing Lake. (Steven Pearce)

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

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Egyptian Goose (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Hobby, over scrape, from causeway (Steven Pearce)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Willow Warbler, 1 behind hide other at end of inlet stream by gate (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 8 Spotted Flycatcher, 2 family parties: one to right of hide in willows and other in tall trees by new overflow (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Green Sandpiper (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Pintail, from hide (2nd day) (Lee Evans)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Common Sandpiper (Lee Evans)

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

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Red-crested Pochard, eclipse drakes (Lee Evans)

Sun 5 Aug 2018 Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 1 Common Sandpiper (Murray Orchard)

Amwell NR - Great Hardmead Lake, 7 Common Tern, Five adults and two juv/1st yr birds, one ringed - presumably from Rye Meads. Also single 2 wk old chick on one of the rafts, being guarded/fed by adult. (Murray Orchard)

Boxmoor nr Hemel Hempstead [TL045061] 2 Swift, seems like last 2 of the year remain 19:50 (Gary Hinton)

Cannock's Wood (Knebworth Woods) [TL227227] 1 Marsh Tit, carrying a berry (Alan Ford)

East Hyde, 2 Little Egret (David Lyons)

East Hyde, 1 Little Owl, Juvenile (Jenny Sherwen)

Heartwood Forest - exact location not specified, c.3 Little Owl, 2 juveniles, 1 adult usual place nr scout hut (Craig Dunn)

Marsworth Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Hobby, Hunting over reedbed 5:30am (Lynne Lambert)

Norton Green nr Stevenage [TL22352368] 1 Spotted Flycatcher, seen briefly 6.45am near SW corner (Tom Speller)

Panshanger Park [TL296125] 1 Willow Warbler (Murray Brown)

Redbournbury, 3 Little Egret (John Pritchard)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Garganey, adult male eclipse from Gadwall hide (Alan Harris)

Shafford Farm nr St Albans, 4 Yellow Wagtail (John Pritchard)

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

The Commons LNR (Welwyn Garden City), 2 Barn Owl (Keith smith)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 1 Black-tailed Godwit, from Maersk container (Alan Gardiner)

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP [TL195052] 2 Little Egret (Alan Gardiner)

Watery Grove (Knebworth Woods) [TL229228] 5 Marsh Tit, group of four near Norton Green Common, plus one other (Tom Speller)

Sat 4 Aug 2018 East Hyde, 1 Little Egret (David Lyons)

Heartwood Forest - exact location not specified, 3 Little Owl, 2x Juvenile plus 1x adult behind scout hut (Craig Dunn)

Hertford, 2 Swift, first seen since 31/08/18 (Jenny Sherwen)

Hitchin [TL199299] 1 Red Kite, Purwell Meadows west (David Inward)

Puckeridge, 2 Swift, Over house during afternoon (Murray Orchard)

Redbournbury, 1 Kingfisher (Connor McGrath)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Green Sandpiper (David Lyons)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, c.6 Common Snipe (David Lyons)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 3 Oystercatcher (David Lyons)

Tyttenhanger GPs (exact GP not specified) [TL192054] 1 Willow Warbler (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - Coursers Road GPs [TL200042] 1 Black-tailed Godwit, on far lagoon, viewed from ridge alongside the bridleway that starts opposite the Coursers Lane entrance to Tyttenhanger Farm. (Steven Pearce)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Common Sandpiper (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 5 Common Tern, 2 adults 3 young birds (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3+ Green Sandpiper (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Egyptian Goose (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 6 Little Egret, Including the usual ringed bird (Andrew Steele)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2+ Ring-necked Parakeet (Andrew Steele)

Fri 3 Aug 2018 Harpenden, 19 Ring-necked Parakeet, Flying over pipers lane at 8pm towards St Albans (Robin Hilton)

Heartwood Forest - exact location not specified, 2 Little Owl, 2 juveniles behind scout hut. (Simon West)

Hitch Wood nr St Paul's Walden [TL188240] 1 Pied Flycatcher, perched in top of Silver Birch, occasional flights to catch insects. Initially seen more-or-less at eye level where white markings on wings was obvious. Uniform pale below with no obvious streaks.

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 1 Peregrine Falcon, from Gadwall Hide (Allan Meadows)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Green Sandpiper, from Gadwall (Allan Meadows)

Rye Meads nr Hoddesdon, 2 Common Snipe, viewed briefly on meadow from Lapwing Hide (Allan Meadows)

Stocking Pelham, 1 Raven, at least one calling (Alan Harris)

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

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 2 Little Egret (Steven Pearce)

Wallington [TL268344] 8 Grey Partridge, By Gate along Baldock to Wallington Rd this evening (Mike Ilett)

Wallington [TL268344] 42 Corn Bunting, On wires from gate along Baldock to Wallington Rd this evening (Mike Ilett)

Watery Grove (Knebworth Woods), 1 Marsh Tit (Alan Ford)

Willows Farm (Tyttenhanger area), 3 Little Owl, 1 adult in one tree & another adult & juvenile in another tree. (Simon West)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 3+ Red Kite (Gary Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Little Egret (Gary Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2 Green Sandpiper, on bales and res edge near jetty (Gary Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP905130] 2 Red-crested Pochard, opposite hide left of spit, juvs 16:00 (Gary Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), c.5 House Martin, with swallows 16:50 (Gary Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs) [SP903133] 1 Linnet, by vegetation top of car park steps flew off east (Gary Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 5 Common Tern (Gary Hinton)

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), 2+ Spotted Flycatcher, opposite hide inlet (Gary Hinton )

Wilstone Res (Tring Reservoirs), c.10 Swallow, feeding north west corner (Gary Hinton )

Thu 2 Aug 2018 Berkhamsted Common [SP995115] 1 Spotted Flycatcher (Mike Spittles)

Berkhamsted Common [SP993104] 2 Marsh Tit (Mike Spittles)

Boxmoor nr Hemel Hempstead [TL045061] c.25 Swift, 11:40 screaming in a large group around village area (Gary Hinton)

Colney Heath [TL198061] 1 Ring-necked Parakeet, In our garden (Ann Lee)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage) [TL25322502] 1 Green Sandpiper, still at balancing pond 0540 (Tom Speller)

Long Marston, 1 Yellow Wagtail, juvenile flying and calling overhead, tennis club area (Neil Harwood)

Rib Valley Lakes, 1 Barn Owl (Matt Livesey)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Common Tern, 2 adults & 2 juvs (Rupert Evershed)

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

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

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

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 3 Green Sandpiper (Rupert Evershed)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 5 Little Egret (Rupert Evershed)

Wed 1 Aug 2018 Boxmoor nr Hemel Hempstead [TL045062] c.25 Swift, around village area 21:00 (Gary Hinton)

Colney Heath [TL198061] 1 Ring-necked Parakeet, In our garden (Ann Lee)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage), 1 Common Sandpiper, main lake. Departed west at 6.15am (Tom Speller)

Fairlands Valley Park (Stevenage) [TL25322502] 1 Green Sandpiper, balancing pond by Fairlands Way carpark. North end of pond under willows. Present til 7.05am at least (Tom Speller)

Hitchin [TL 192296] 2 Red Kite, Over St Mary's square central Hitchin c16;00 hrs (Nigel Agar)

Startop's End Res (Tring Reservoirs), 1 Barn Owl (Lynne Lambert )

Tyttenhanger GPs - fishing lake [TL190050] 2 Egyptian Goose (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 1 Kingfisher (S Blake)

Tyttenhanger GPs - main GP, 4 Green Sandpiper (Steven Pearce)

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

Watton at Stone, 2 Lesser Whitethroat, two at chapel farm Whempstead all week (Roland Power)