Total Number of Species Recorded in 2011

2010 saw a total of 196 species recorded in Bedfordshire. Of this total, LGRE recorded 183, closely followed by Jim Gurney and Steve Blain on 181, Lol Carman on 180, Martin Palmer on 179 and Bob Chalkley on 177.

In 2011, a total of 452 species was recorded in Britain and Ireland of which I recorded just 69% (312); Bedfordshire recorded 204 species (of which I saw 94% at 191), Hertfordshire 192 (of which I saw 88.5% at 170) and Buckinghamshire 192 (of which I recorded just 86% at 165)

In 2012, I came fourth (on 168), following Steve Blain (177), Jim Gurney (174) and Martin Plamer (171).

Monday, 14 March 2011

First FIRECREST of year

23 Waxwings in Tim Robsons Beeston garden this morning, also he reports another sitting on an overhead wire at Sandy Station at 08:45. Still 100+ at G&M Growers are I went past there at 8am.

Some late news for yesterday (13th):

Lesser Spotted Woodpecker was seen again in Flitwick Moor, per Pip Housden.

A FIRECREST was seen by pools east of Toddington services, along the footpath that runs along the railway line (TL034288) by Chris Deary.

Steve Blain

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