Slimbridge, Stonebench and Quedgeley
Sightings today with Andy:
17 Snipe flew over the car park heading east, two Whinchats (adult and juvenile), 12 Dunlin, two Oystercatchers and two Ravens at Mid Point, 110 Black-tailed Godwits, two Spotted Redshanks, 17 Redshanks, two male Ruff, a Green Sandpiper, 12 Dunlin, 150 Lapwing, 3 Common Terns (adult and two juveniles) and 300 Black-headed Gulls on South Lake.
The male Redstart still and five Stock Doves.
Quedgeley Nature Reserve
Holly Blue, Red Admiral, Speckled Wood, Gatekeeper, Meadow Brown and Green-veined White butterflies, a female Ruddy Darter dragonfly and a Meadow Grasshopper.
(Photos of, from the top, Holly Blue, juvenile Whinchat, Meadow Grasshopper and female Ruddy Darter © Paul Masters)