June 2019 Bird News

Shelduck – pair noted with six young at Grovebury

Teal – three back at CCN on 24th

Little Egret – bred at Southill and Blunham

Marsh Harrier – female occasionally noted in the brick pits through the month

Quail – one heard near Sutton on 1st

Ringed Plover – three migrants in CCN on 6th

Dunlin – one in CCN 6th

Sanderling – one in CCN on 6th, another 7th

Black-tailed Godwit – at Grovebury, one on 28th and two on 29th

Arctic Tern – 35+ on Brogborough Lake on 16th !

Turtle Dove – pairs noted at Marston Thrift and near Tempsford Aerodrome, one near Milbrook Station on 15th

Rose-ringed Parakeet – pair regularly seen in Houghton Regis early in the month, one continuing in Stopsley, one over Wootton on 29th

Spotted Flycatcher – well watched pair at Tempsford but very few records received

Firecrest – one at Pegsdon Hills on 8th