Milkwellburn Woods - 2 Crossbill. 5 Broad-bodied Chaser on the pool together with Large Red and Azure Damselfly and both Southern and Common Hawker nearby. Also 1 Stoat seen
Gibside Estate - Young Roe Deer seen
Kibblesworth brickworks pools - mating pair of Black-tailed Skimmer
|Pair of mating Black-tailed Skimmer [John Atkinson]|
Shibdon Pond - Little Egret still present on the island.
Far Pasture NR - Broad-bodied Chaser
Near Birtley reed beds - 5 Grayling, first of the year and good news as none were seen last year though probably mainly due to the weather.
|Grayling [Steven Fryer]|
|Banded Demoiselle [Steven Fryer]|