This is the first Woodchat Shrike to occur in the SOG area since the Gunners Park bird in June 1991 and the first for Essex in 11 years. This bird was mobile and spent most of its time well away from the main paths hence the generally not much better than poor record shots here; still a fine bird.

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Woodchat Shrike - Two Tree Island, 13th July 2008
Local Rarity Photos