ADUR NATURE NOTES 2021
Lower Adur Valley, West Sussex
 
 

March 2021

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  WILDLIFE REPORTS
 

31 March 2021
Clumps of Cowslips were frequently seen on the verges of the Downs Link from Old Shoreham to the Cement Works.
 
 

Cowslips

28 March 2021

Common Seal with Flounder
River Adur at Upper Beeding
Photographs by Andrew Matthews

The seal took an hour to consume its meal.

27 March 2021

Curlew
(or is it a Whimbrel?)
River Adur at Shoreham
Photographs by Keith Wells

22 March 2021
Two small clumps of Cowslips flowered on the Downs Link verges between Old Shoreham and the Erringham Gap.

19 March 2021

Blackthorn at Old Shoreham

Adur Thorn 2021

15 March 2021

Downs Link:  Old Shoreham - Cement Works
Pussy (=Goat) Willow, Coltsfoot, Lesser Celandine

Adur Trees 2021

10 March 2021
 I discovered my first batch of frog spawn in my garden pond in Eastern Avenue, Shoreham in the morning.


 1 - 4 March 2021
An Avocet was reported by several birdwatchers over a few days on the River Adur between the Toll Bridge and the houseboats.
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2 March 2021
A Seal was spotted feeding on a Grey Mullet just north of the Toll Bridge in the gentle sun of the early afternoon.

Report by John Lucking
Video by Julie Curram



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