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Gorge 21/06/2014 Pond Dipping

In the afternoon we did some pond dipping at the gorge.

Water Boatman, Red Mite, Shrimp, Larve (damselfy and others), Baby Fish, Pond Skater, Backswimmer, Water worm, Snail. Leach

Broadbodied Chaser, Emporer & Migrant Hawker Dragonfly, Banded, Blue Tailed and Azure Damselfly, Meadow Brown, Green Veined, Red Admiral, Peacock Butterlfy

Carrion Crow, Wood Pigeon, Collard Dove, Greylag, Canada, Coot, Moorhen, Grey Heron, Black Headed Gull, Sand Martin, House Martin, Reed Bunting, Mute Swan, Cormorant, Great Crested Grebe, Little Egret, Blackbird and a Grey Squirrel

Garden 21/06/2014

Did a bug hunt in the garden and saw Centipede, Millipede, Pill & Common Woodlouse, Ground Beetle, Earwig, Black & Yellwo Meadow Ant.

Cliffe Poole 21/06/2014

Went to Cliffe Pools to try and see the Black Winged Stilt but it had already gone. Saw some Avocet on nests for the first time.

Magpie, Lapwing, Jackdaw, Great Crested Grebe, Black Headed Gull, Canada, Moorhen, Whitethroat, Coot, Little Egret, Little Grebe, Oystercatcher, Tufted Duck, Greylag, Shelduck, Avocet, Cormorant, Common Tern, Peregrine Falcon, Pheasant, Wren, Collard Dove, Wood Pigeon, Blackcap, Great Tit, Blackbird, Goldfinch, House Martin, Pied Wagtail, Buzzard, Pochard.

Red Admiral, Comma, Speckled Wood, Small Tortoiseshell, Butterfly, Blue Tailed & Azure Damselfly, Buff Tailed Bumblee, Hoverfly, 6 Spot Burnet Moth, Grey Squirrel.

Gorge 14/06/2014 - Hedgehog Award

We got our Hedgehog Awards today from Andrew at the Gorge. Took a walk round the gorge to see what we could see. They also had a fete there and played some games.

House Martin, Blackbird, Wood Pigeon, Green Woodpecker, Collard Dove, Coot, Greylag, Mallad, Mute Swan, Little Egret, Hobby, Great Crested Grebe, Common Tern, Blackheaded Gull, Greenfinch, Carrion Crow, Magpie, Herring GUll, Whitethroat, Cuckoo, Robin, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Kingfisher, Grey Heron and Starling.

Lavender Beetle, Buff Tailed & Red Tailed Bumblebee, Black Ant, Slow worm (9), 7 Spot Ladybird, Daddy Long Legs, Fly, Emporer & Broadbodied Dragonfly, Green veined, Red Admiral, Small Tortoiseshell, Speckled Wood, Butterfly, Blue Tailed & Azure Damselfly, Spider, Smooth Newt, Earwig, Devil Coach Horse Beetle, Pill & COmmon Woodlouse, Spider, Ground Bettle, Caterpiller, 6 Spot Burnet Moth, Ladybird Larve, Hoverfly, Field and Meadow Grasshopper.

Rainham Marshes 07/06/2014

Went for a walk over Rainham Marshes after lunch. This is the sixth week in a row that we have heard or seen a cuckoo. Tried looking for it today but did not manage to see it. Saw lots of other things...

House Sparrow, Starling, Goldfinch, Reed Bunting, Lapwing, Black Headed Gull, Shwlduck, Mallard, Canada and Greylag Geese, Magpie, Redshank, Mute Swan, Wood Pigeon, Coot, Carrion Crow, Cuckoo, Cetti Warbler, Cormorant, Chiffchaff, Great, Bearded & Blue Tit, Wren, Little Egret, Hobby, Little Grebe, Tufted Duck, Great Crested Grebe, Pochard, Pied Wagtail, Grey Heron, Kestrel, Marsh Harrier, Sedge Warbler, Blackbird, Swift, Herring Gull, Collard Dove.

Great Black Slug, Black & Red Meadow Ant, Centipede, Pill & Common Woodlouse, Buff Tailed Bumble Bee, Gnat, 7 Spot & Harliquin Ladybird, Blue Tailed Damselfly, Peacock Caterpillar, Marsh Frog, Green Veined, Red Admiral, Comma, Small Tortoise Shell, Common Blue Butterflies, Common Lizard, Grass Snake, Cardinal Beetle, Spider, Red Mite, Graden and Lipped Snail, Zebra Spider, Water Vole, Rat, Scorpian Fly, 6 Spot Burnet Moth, Moth.