Wednesday, 16 October 2013


no action on the sea in v strong wind but it was late afternoon. These common Ink Caps were by the path down to the sea-watching shelter.

Sunday, 13 October 2013

Cosmeston Sat 13th

pretty quiet and initially damp on the GBC monthly walk. Highlights 1 Snipe, 1 Green Pecker, 1 Redwing flew over, 3 Chiffchaff.

Monday, 7 October 2013


A fem Pochard was the only new bird, and the first one this autumn. A large fem Sparrowhawk was harrassed by B-h Gulls over E lake.
Meanwhile work continues on the new pool just beyond the car park:

Sunday, 6 October 2013


Found this fungus in Cogan Wood this morning.  Have asked on FB for ID. Or indeed anyone here know?

Thursday, 3 October 2013


V quick walk this a.m. before the bucket loads  of rain arrived. Just 20 Tufties of note and a few Swallows.
A lot of clearance has been done around the new pools and reedbed by the Med Village boardwalk, I am told to create better pool[s]. See below: