Monday, 22 April 2013

Monday 22 April 2013

Ring Ouzel one still in paddocks to the north of the Palletstacks also Redstart, 2x Yellow Wagtail, 6x Wheatear, 10x Whitethroat and a Water Rail at the reedbed (RT NP)

Belvide Res (permit only)
5x Whimbrel this morning

2x Whimbrel flew over at 10:05  SJ945424

Westport Lake
Lesser Whitethoat, 5x Common Sandpiper, Garden Warbler & Sedge Warbler (PLo, JJo et el)

Adderley Green
Lesser Whitethroat singing near gasometer (NJS)

Blithfield Res (permit only)
8x Arctic Tern, Knot, Greenshank, 2x Dunlin, 2x LR Plover, 10x Yellow Wagtail, 9x Wheatear, 2x Gadwall (RCB, PFo))

Meadow Lane Yoxall
2x Lesser Whitethroat, 6+Blackcap (JWo)
Branston Water Park
2x Lesser Whitethroat, 8+ Blackcap (JWo)
Jackson’s Bank
c60x Siskin, Marsh Tit (JWo)
Branston Gravel Pits
Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, Little Ringed Plover, Oystercatcher, Redshank, 20x Shelduck, 2x Gadwall (JWo)

Whitemoor Haye
Whimbrel x 1,Yellow Wagtails c36, Pied Wagtails x4, Redshank x3, Oystercatcher x2, Common Sandpiper x1, Gadwall x 2, Swallow x 5 & Cormorant x 3 (PGa)

Doxey Marshes
11x Little Ringed Plover on site today
also a male Whinchat showing over the river at the open gate on path 11.30 - 14.00 (PDy)

Kingswood Lakeside, Cannock
Little Ringed Plover, Common Sandpiper, Yellow Wagtail, Wheatear and 2 Oystercatcher this afternoon (STu)

River Trent @ Boothen
8.45am Blackcap ( Fem ), Willow Warbler, Goldcrest (ASt)

Radial Park
10am Jay, Willow Warbler, Yellow Wagtail & 5x Lapwings (ASt)

Borrowpit Lake Tamworth
Kittiwake adult still at south end of lake on main island (SAl)