15th June 2009

Barden Moor (track to Upper Reservoir and return down Gill Beck)
very active cuckoo around track between reservoirs - on wall being mobbed by pair of meadow pipits, and perched and calling from top of couple of trees around territory.
Only one stonechat family (1 male + 1 /2 juveniles): no winchat
Numbers of young grouse

J Flood

Stockbridge - recently arrived -
3 Reed Warblers, 3 Whitethroat, 3 Sedge Warbler, Blackcap

S Radcliffe

Lindley Wood bridge to Dob Park bridge
Chiffchaff-5 calling, Song Thrush -7(at least 1 feeding young),
Grey Heron-3, G.C.Grebe-1, Blackcap-3, Treecreeper,
Green Woodpecker and Cuckoo heard and a Sparrowhawk

P Seaman