Recent Bird records (South Gloucestershire, Wiltshire and the old county of Avon)

1st November

Bittern at Severn Beach


Merlin at Northwick Warth

Adult Mediterranean Gull at Marshfield

Hen Harrier at Walkers Hill, Wiltshire

Hen Harrier at Aldbourne,  Wiltshire

29th October

Female Merlin was at Northwick Warth

28th October

Great Grey Shrike is still at Marshfield and a Red Kite flew over

Short eared owl was at Oldbury Power Station

27th October

Great Grey Shrike at Marshfield, only the 5th record for South Gloucestershire

2 Merlin at Northwick Warth