Surveys

Wanstead Park Water Levels

John Robinson has been charting changes in water levels in Wanstead Park since 2012. Here’s his graphic representation of what’s been happening. Click on the Chsrt to examine it in more detail. The bottom (x) axis is the number of days since recording began The level in Perch varies seasonally as one would expect and …

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Reptiles in the Exchange Lands

A group of Wren Group members, with support from the City of London Corporation, set out to find which reptile species were present in the Exchange Lands (Old Sewage Works) between the Empress Avenue allotments and the River Roding. At the beginning of September, some 40 roofing felt refugia were laid in the area by …

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Wanstead Breeding Bird Survey

(Click on the map to examine it in detail) A team of local birders – members of the Wren Wildlife and Conservation Group and the Wanstead Birders group – spent nine weeks this spring surveying the territories of 25 species on our local patch. Wanstead Flats and Wanstead Park were covered pretty comprehensively, as was …

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Bird Surveys

Breeding bird survey The Wren Group and Wanstead Birders will be conducting a full breeding bird survey of Wanstead Flats and Wanstead Park during May. Dates have yet to be decided but if you are interested, please contact Tim Harris (tharris@windmillbooks.co.uk or 07505 482328) House Martin survey We have also signed up for the BTO’s …

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