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2018:

APRIL: A male was seen in Kingsgate Park, Yate on the 11th - 13th; A male in a private garden at Alveston also on the 13th; A female was seen around Lagoon III, Oldbury Power Station on the 14th;

 

2017:

APRIL: A male was seen on the 18th in trees in private gardens at New Passage in the morning and relocated at Chestle Pill copse in the evening; AUGUST: A 1st winter/ female was seen briefly in the Shire Valley at Marshfield on the 21st.

 

2016:

A male was seen by the brook in Warmley Forest Park on April 17th; A male was seen on Yate Common, Yate on April 18th; One was seen around the Lodge at Lower Woods, Wickwar on August 14th.

 

2015:

One reported from a BOC walk at Little Sodbury sometime in July; One was seen in a garden in Frampton Cotterell on August 7th; A probable female was seen on the fence between Lagoon II and the Power Station at Oldbury on August 28th.

 

2014:

A male was seen at Oldbury Power Station around Lagoon II on April 17th.

 

2013:

A female was reported from Severn Beach on May 1st; A male was seen along the bridle path to the shore at Oldbury Power Station on April 16th.

 

2012:

A male was found at Orchard Pools, Severn Beach on May 1st; A male was seen inside the grounds of Oldbury Power Station on May 2nd.

 

2009:

One reported from The Glen at New Passage on August 11th.

 

2008:

A male was seen in trees at the south end of lagoon II at Oldbury Power Station on April 20th; One was seen in the Shire Valley at Marshfield on April 20th.

2007:

One was reported on June 1st from a private garden at Severn Beach; One was seen on August 5th in the New Passage/ Northwick Warth area.

 

2006:

A female was seen on April 21st  at Severn Beach.

2005:

One was found on August 3rd at New Passage.

 

2003:

One was seen at Severn Beach on September 6th.

 

2002:

One was reported at New Passage on August 23rd.

 

1905:

A clutch of four eggs was noted at Shepperdine in May of this year. This is the first documented reference to this species in S. Gloucestershire.

 

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