Treecreeper

A resident breeding bird to the woodland fringes of the reserve. One or two birds are often seen per visit, especially in the trees to the east of the reservoir.

14/04/95 - 2 Birds

1996 - 2 pairs present during the breeding season

17/05/97 - 2 pairs with 2 fledged young

05/06/98 - 4 birds

??/03/99 - 4 singing males

2008 - 2 or more singing in April

2009 - singles recorded on a few dates

2010 - up to 4 mainly in the winter months

2011 - 18 records of 1-3 birds, singing heard in August.

2012 - 12 records, all singles apart from 4 on 04/02

2013 - 12 records of 1 or 2 birds

2014 - 9 records of 1 or 2 birds

2015 - 8 records of 1 or 2 birds. Despite the low number of sightings a nest was found near the hide in June with parents bringing food.

2016 - 13 records. Maximum 4+ birds. Adult bird seen carrying food on 02/05.