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

28th December- 4th January 

Lapwing c300 

Fieldfare 12 

Egyptian geese 3 

Linnet 3 

Bullfinch 2 

G spotted woodpecker 2 

Raven 2 

Goosander 2 

Sparrowhawk 2 

Kingfisher 2 

Kestrel 1 

21st-28th December 

Lapwing c300 

Red legged partridge 15 

Lesser redpoll 8

Shelduck 7 

Redwing 3 

Siskin 3 

Kingfisher 2 

Egyptian geese 2 

Song thrush 2 

Sparrowhawk 2 

Raven 2 

Buzzard 2 

Mistle thrush 2 

G. spotted woodpecker 2

Jay 1

Reed bunting 1 

Green sandpiper 1 

Rook 1 

14th-21st December 

Lapwing c300 

Redpoll 12 

Shelduck 6 

Kingfisher 3 

Green sandpiper 2 

Sparrowhawk 2 

Nuthatch 2 

Bullfinch 1 

Kestrel 1 

Treecreeper 1

Goldcrest 1 

Jay 1 

8th-15th December 

Lapwing c300 

Kingfisher 3 

Linnet 3 

Siskin 3 

Redpoll 3 

Egyptian geese 2 

Sparrowhawk 2 

G. spotted woodpecker 2 

Buzzard 2 

Green sandpiper 2 

Bullfinch 1 

Kestrel 1 

Jay 1 

Chiffchaff 1 

Reed bunting 1 

30th November-7th December 

Cormorant 30

Teal 9 

Redpoll 6 

Siskin 5 

Goosander 3 

Mute swan 3 

Snipe 3 

Kingfisher 2 

Mistle thrush 2 

Song thrush 2 

Sparrowhawk 1 

Treecreeper 1 

Goldcrest 1 

Nuthatch 1 

Reed bunting 1 

Peregrine 1 

22nd-29th November 

Lapwing c150 

Teal 10

Shelduck 9

Common snipe 9

Egyptian geese 6 

Gadwall 3 

Treecreeper 2 

Kingfisher 2 

Peregrine 1 

Curlew 1 

Goosander 1 

Jay 1 

Mistle thrush 1 

Chiffchaff 1 

Nuthatch 1 

17th-23rd November

Teal 8

Linnet 6

Mistle thrush 4

Buzzards 3

Bullfinch 2 

G spotted woodpecker 2

Egyptian geese 2

Nuthatch 2

Sparrowhawk 2

Jay 1

Peregrine 1

Kestrel 1

Goldcrest 1 

10th-17th November

Starling c3000 

Redpoll 45

Common gull 3 

Snipe 3 

Redwing 3 

Fieldfare 3 

Treecreeper 2 

Nuthatch 2

Goosander 2 

Great spotted woodpecker 2 

Kingfisher 2 

Egyptian geese 2 

Peregrine 1 

Sparrowhawk 1 

Kestrel 1 

Reed bunting 1 

Dunlin 1 

Siskin 1 

3rd-9th November

Redwing c500

Fieldfare c500

Mistle thrush 10

Curlew 5

Common gull 3

Linnet 2

Nuthatch 2

Kingfisher 2

Egyptian geese 2

Mandarin 2

Goldcrest 2

Gadwall 2

Skylark 2

Goosander 2

Greater spotted woodpecker 2

Dunlin 1

Jay 1

Sparrowhawk 1

26th October- 2nd November

Redwing c1000

Fieldfare c1000

Starling 16

Meadow pipit 4

Linnet 4

Skylark 3

Treecreeper 3

Mistle thrush 3

Reed bunting 3

Buzzard 3

Kingfisher 2

Egyptian geese 2

G spotted woodpecker 2

Green woodpecker 1

Sparrowhawk 1

Nuthatch 1