What's been seen in and around the park


Please send reports of your sightings (Birds, butterfies, dragonflies, mammals etc) to:


Friday 15 February: GC Grebe, 7 Cormorant, Grey Heron, Greylag goose, Canada goose, Mandarin (male), Mallard, Tufted duck, 5 male/5 female Goosander, Moorhen, Coot, B-h Gull, Woodpigeon, Collared dove, Robin, Blackbird, Mistle thrush, Long-tailed tit, Coal tit, Blue tit, Great tit, Treecreeper, Magpie, Crow, Chaffinch, Goldfinch, Redpoll. (MB)

Tuesday 12 February: 2 Peregrine (West Hallam), Stone Chat, Raven. (DOS)

Saturday 9 February: 2 BarnOwl. (DOS)

Saturday 26 January: GC Grebe, Mute swan, Canada goose, 15+ Mandarin (10+ males - Mapp Res), Mallard, Tufted duck, 2m/2f Goosander (Mapp Res), Moorhen, Coot, B-h Gull, Woodpigeon, GS Woodpecker, Wren, Robin, Blackbird, Mistle thrush, Long-tailed tit, Blue tit, Great tit, Nuthatch, Jay, Magpie, Crow, House sparrow, Greenfinch, Goldfinch, Siskin (John Wood), Bullfinch. (MB)

Tuesday 22 January: 9 Goosander (Mapperley Res). (DOS)

Saturday 19 January: 11 Whooper Swans (Shipley Lake). (DH)

Friday 18 January: Stonechat (Shipley View lagoon). (DOS) 

Sunday 13 January: 27 Mute Swan, 56 Gadwall, 108 Wigeon, 11 Shoveler, 16 Pochard, 305 Coot (Shipley Lake). (DOS)

Tuesday  8 January: Kingfisher, Fieldfare, Redwing, Willow Tit, Jay,  Bullfinch. (JW)

Sunday 6 January: 2 Water Rail, 14 Snipe, Jack Snipe, Stone Chat. (DOS)

Monday 31 December: 4 Great Crested Grebe, Buzzard,2 Coal Tit, 2 Willow Tit, 6 Long-tailed Tit, 3 Goldcrest, 2 Nuthatch, 3Treecreeper, Mistle Thrush (Mapperley Res). (GS)

Saturday 29 December:   181 Wigeon, 68 Gadwall, 9 Shoveler, 12 Pochard, 11 Common Gull (Shipley Lake). (DOS)

Thursday 27 December: 6 Goosander, Water Rail (Straw's Bridge). (DOS)