Wood Lane bird sightings

Wood Lane bird sightings

Wood Lane nature reserve has become one of the best places in Shropshire to view bird life. Keep updated here with the latest sightings every week.

Lapwing with chick

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2nd-8th September

Curlew 25

Skylark 22

Teal 13

Pied wagtail 8

Cormorant 8

Greater spotted woodpecker 5

Linnet 4

Gadwall 4

Meadow pipit 3

Chiffchaff 2

Reed bunting 2

Green sandpiper 2

Sparrowhawk 1

Willow warbler 1

Treecreeper 1

Grey wagtail 1

Yellow wagtail 1

Water rail 1

Bird sightings 2017

24th August- 1st September Canada geese c600 Lapwing c200 Curlew 19 Linnet 12 Robin 12 Red legged partridge 11 Grey heron 7 Pied wagtail 6 Buzzard 5 Greater spotted woodpecker 4 Yellow legged gull 2 Lesser whitethroat 2 Barnacle goose 1 Grey wagtail 1

18th-25th August House martin 16 Red legged partridge 11 Pied wagtail 10 Blackcap 8 Nuthatch 4 Buzzard 3 Ringed plover 2 Linnet 2 Barnacle goose 1 Lesser whitethroat 1 Redstart 1 Mistle thrush 1 Sedge warbler 1 Willow warbler 1 Garden warbler 1 Peregrine 1 Lesser spotted woodpecker 1

4th- 11th August

Greylag geese c200
Lapwing 80
Curlew 9
Grey wagtail 8
Black tailed godwit 5
Snipe 3
Skylark 2
Goldcrest 2
Willow warbler 1
Hobby 1
Green sandpiper 1
Jay 1
Cormorant 1
Shoveler 1

30th July- 4th August

Greylag geese c70
Long tailed tit 18
Curlew 9
Black tailed godwit 3
Skylark 2
Treecreeper 2
Sedge warbler 2
Hobby 1
Garden warbler 1
Bullfinch 1
Peregrine 1