Redwing

A regular winter visitor to the reserve. During the depths of winter, flocks may roost in the shelter of the woodland & small numbers forage for food on the woodland floor.

 

19/03/64 - Maximum count of 150 birds

01/11/80 - 500 birds

26/12/82 - 600 birds

13/10/99 - 2 birds. Earliest seasonal sighting

05/11/00 - 50 birds

03/03/02 - One in song

20/10/02 - 20 birds

28/02/04 - 30 birds

06/03/05 - 50 birds

24/02/06 - 100+ birds

25/10/06 - 50 birds

30/11/06 - 40+ birds

22/10/07 - 20+ birds

05/11/08 - 16 birds

2011 - up to 4 in the winter

25/02/12 - 10+ birds

23/03/13 - 40+ (singing heard)

15/10/14 - 15 flew over

2015 - Small numbers seen in winter. Max c.20 flying over on 11/11. sub-song heard on 22/03

2016 - 18 on 19/02

Redwing - Tony Keene 15th Mar 2007
Redwing - Tony Keene