Cholsey Marsh – Bow Bridge - Winterbrook
Bright, 0º. Sharp frost.
River level dropped but field flooding more extensive.
Usual flock of Canada Geese around, 2 Tufted and several Mallard on river with 5 Teal in a small creek. 5-6 Gadwall towards Winterbrook.
1 Great Crested and several Little Grebe.
8 Cormorant in usual spot.
5 Grey Heron, 8 Red Kite, 1 Buzzard, 2 Kestrel, 2 Sparrowhawk.
Moorhen common and 2 Coot, a few gulls overhead.
4 Stock Dove near Bow and several Tit flocks in that area. Also Kingfisher, Green and Great-spotted Woodpecker.
4 Song Thrush and many Redwing. Quite a few Siskin flyovers, possibly 20+ birds. 2 Reed Bunting on the marsh.