Monday, 18 June 2012

Monday 18th June 2012

Alvecote Pools
Short-eared Owl on Shuttington Bridge at 7am....Birdguides

Wood Sandpiper on North shore at west end and still present 18-15hrs....SN

Churnet Valley Alton-Oakamoor area
2x Pied Flycatcher, 2x Common Redstart, 1x Whitethroat, 1x Garden Warbler, 1x Barn Owl, 1x Tawny Owl......TE

Photo by Terry Eyre (taken on today's visit)

Two Saints Way,Burston to Aston‏
Hobby, 8x Yellow Wagtail, 3x Sedge Warbler, 2x Yellowhammer,15x Tree Sparrow....SD

Branston Water Park
1x Oystercatcher, 2x Common Tern, 1x Garden Warbler...JW

Marchington Woodlands
2x Garden Warbler, 8x Giant Ichneumon Wasps (3x females egg laying), 1x Drinker Moth Caterpillar....JW

Hanchurch Woods
4x Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1x Whitethroat, 2x Chiffchaff, 1x Blackcap, 2x Willow Warbler, 1x Spotted Flycatcher, 2x Jay, 4x Crossbill.....AR