Thursday, 31 January 2013

Thursday 31 January 2013

Dosthill NR
2x Long-tailed Duck early afternoon

Kingswood Pool Cannock
2nd cy Glaucous Gull at 15:00 (SWo)

Glaucous Gull in the roost at 16:00hrs plus 2x Mediterranean Gulls and 2x Yellow-legged Gulls.

Belvide Res (permit only)
Bittern again from Scott hide before flying towards Gazebo Bay also 1st winter Med Gull in roost

Branston GPs
Ringed Plover (green ring on right leg) 12x Curlew, 3x Little Egret, 17x Shelduck, 21x Pochard, 34x Wigeon, 26x Gadwell, 45x Tufted Duck, 115x Coot, 2x Great Crested Grebe, 4x Little Grebe, 2x Buzzard, 14x GBB Gulls, 98x LBB Gulls, 4x Herring Gull, Common Gull (JW)

Hem Heath Woods
3x Great Spotted Woodpecker, 3x Nuthatch, Treecreeper, 2x Mistle ThrushJay Buzzard (ARa)

Alton area
100+ Siskin, 5x Redwing (TE)

Mobberley near Cheadle
2x Raven and a Kestrel (TE)

Blithfield Res (permit only)
Barn Owl perched on roadside post at 20:00 on Rugeley side (TE)