Wildlife sightings

We'd love to hear about the wildlife you’ve spotted in Lee Valley Regional Park. Every record helps us to monitor how species are doing throughout the park and will also feed into wider county records.

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Recent sightings in the park
Rammey Marsh

Mar 1, 2021

Marsh Harrier (male). I watched the bird for about half an hour as it flew close to the ground backwards and forwards, as well as stopping to rest in trees. This was on the lower marsh, nearer to Enfield Island Village

Georgina Bavetta

Lea Valley Bridge no N090

Feb 27, 2021


Sinan Ersoy

Lee Valley Park

Feb 14, 2021

Muntjacs Deer - maybe pregnant


Coppermill Stream

Feb 8, 2021

Heron with a Perch.

Brenda Chanter

Seventy Acre Lake

Mar 1, 2021

Female/redhead smew.

Caroline Leonard

Hooks Marsh Lake

Feb 23, 2021


Danielle Huggett

Fishers green

Feb 13, 2021



North Met Pit

29 Jan 2021

Male Smew, Male and Female Goldeneye


Holyfield Lake

Mar 1, 2021

Flock of approximately 12 siskins in a tree next to Holyfield Lake on the path to the grebe hide.

Caroline Leonard

RSPB Rye Meads

Feb 16, 2021

2 Muntjac deer

Solene Fercocq

Coppermill Stream.

Feb 10, 2021

Kingfisher on Coppermill Stream, it caught a very small fish.

Brenda Chanter

Fishers Green

29 Jan 2021

Grey Heron in the Snow