Monday, 1 October 2012

Monday 1st October 2012

Dosthill NR
Yellow-browed Warbler one at diving club quarry off Church Lane this afternoon......Birdguides.

Ring Ouzel  and 2x Swift early morning also over SW 3x Yellowhammer, 17x Greenfinch, 510x Meadow Pipit, 23x Linnet, 4x Siskin, 5x Redpoll, Tawny Owl still by Tiddlers Pool, Little Owl and 17x Jays,.......RT.

2x Redwing this morning also 280x Meadow Pipit over, 8x Siskin, 6x Greenfinch.......NP

Branston GP's
1x Dunlin, 3x Ruff, 7x Curlew, 170x Lapwing, 180x Teal, 2x Little Egret, 3x Shoveler, 34x Little Grebe, 2x Pochard, 6x Great C Grebe, 5x Cormorant, 3x Buzzard, Green Woodpecker, 6x Swallow, 25x Meadow Pipit, 2x Little Owl (calling), fem Peregrine, 2x Green Sandpipers, 3x Redshank, 62x Golden Plover, 200x Linnet.........DS

Belvide Resv (permit only)
30x Snipe, 6x Siskin, 5x Yellowhammer, c100 Swallow and House Martin (flew thru), 1x Peregrine, 3x Goldeneye and several Chiffchaff
Please note that the car park gate has dropped slightly on the hinge post, SO YOU HAVE TO LIFT THE GATE UP AFTER YOU HAVE ENTERED THE CODE..........Belvide Blog

Croxden Quarry
Pink-footed Goose again this evening with the Canada Geese......AB

Fem Wigeon, 2x Greylag Geese, 38x Little Grebe, 35x Lapwing, 8+ Buzzard, 10+ Swallow, sev Migrant Hawkers............IM