Recording Area Annual Totals

97 Species in 2013, 99 in 2012, 94 in 2011, 108 species were recorded in 2010;

Thursday, 16 May 2013

Waterside MUTE SWANS in peril

At the beginning of the month, this female MUTE SWAN at Waterside (Chesham) had laid eight eggs. Last weekend, four eggs hatched and cygnets appeared to be doing well. Then, winter returned with a vengeance, and this evening just ONE cygnet is surviving. Climate change is having serious repercussions with our breeding birds

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