Saturday, 16 March 2013

Saturday 16th March 2013

Two juv Iceland Gulls, two Glaucous Gulls (2w and juv) and 2w Caspian Gull roosted.

Westport Lake
LR Plover, Oystercatcher, Curlew over, Little Grebe (NJS GAS)

Jack Snipe one at the Viewpoint pond early morning (RT)

Blithfield Res (permit only)
A hybrid type Greater Scaup in a Blithe Bay, also a Chiffchaff present today (GJM, MPR)

Two White-fronted Geese still in fields opposite Sailing Club car park at midday.

1x Kittiwake, 2x Oystercatcher, 4x Goosander, 5x Curlew, 2x Snipe (IBu)

Redhead Smew still this afternoon.

Aqualate Mere
Chiffchaff, Water Rail, 3x Green Woodpecker, 25x Redwing (including several singing birds), 208x Wigeon (RSw)

Endon Sewage Works
4x White Wagtail with 157x Pied Wagtails (GBr).

Cotton Dell
Dipper (AB)

Blythe Bridge-Caverswall
4x Yellowhammer, Woodcock, Raven (ARa)