Sightings 2017

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Regular recorders are indicated by their initials:

DWE - Dave Emley
JAL - Andy Lawrence
MS - Mark Sutton
NC - Neil Carter
NDP - Nick Pomiankowski

July 4th : A Grass Snake was seen near IC1 per NDP.

April 22nd : male Brimstone butterfly by Lake 1 DWE.

April 13th : flock of 25 Waxwings feeding on berries outside the Medical Centre Stephanie Odell. Last sighting was in 2005.

April 8th : two Swallows over Jack Ashley Building DWE.

April 7th : 2 Willow Warblers by Chruch Plantation, first of the spring DWE.

March 28th : first Blackcap of the Spring singing by Keele Hall DWE.

March 17th : three Chiffchaffs singing DWE.

March 8th : A Coot on Lake 1, Peacock Butterfly DWE.

February 13th : A pair of Canada Geese has returned to Lake 1 DWE.

February 3rd : 14 Moorhens around the top lake and 3 Ravens circling and calling over the Walled Garden DWE.

January 3rd : First moth of the year - a Mottled Umber on wall of William Smith Building R. Burgess.