Sunday, 24 February 2013

Sunday 24th February 2013

Three Glaucous Gulls (2x juvs and 2w), juv Iceland Gull, three (2x1w & 2w) Caspian Gull, three 2w Yellow-legged Gulls, adult Med Gull and a Little Egret flew thru (JA)

2x Glaucous Gull, (juv and 2nd winter) on landfill northwest of Kingswood Pool this afternoon also 2nd winter Caspian Gull (Birdguides)

Two White-fronted Geese still present this morning (MY)

Dosthill NR
Long-tailed Duck drake and female mid morning (Birdguides)

Apedale CP
Red Kite flew over west 10.30 (NP per rangers), Raven, 80 Lesser Redpoll (NP)

Redhead Smew still present this morning

National Arboretum
7x Redshank, a Dunlin and two Ringed Plover opposite the entrance (MY)

Hanchurch Woods
10x Crossbills present this morning (RSu)

Trent Washlands
5x Little Egret, 12x Shoveler, c40 Wigeon, 10x Gadwall, 33x Teal (AJa)

95x Wigeon, 16x Pochard, 2x Curlew,12x Lapwing, 3x Snipe, 21x Goosander (SG)

Uttoxeter Quarry
7x Curlew, 5x Oystercatcher, 3x Snipe, 19x Goosander, 28x Stock Dove (AB)