Wednesday, 10 April 2013

Wednesday 10 April 2013

Lapland Bunting in the aptly named  'Lap- Bunt' paddock for 15 minutes early afternoon before flying off NW (SSt)
Redstart one at the Viewpoint paddocks at 07:45 (NP), Stonechat (DF RT), 3x Wheatear (RT NP KH)

Stonechat at Berryhill by Dave Fowler

Dosthill NR
Fem and 1st win male Long-tailed Duck, 21 Goldeneye, 2 Oystercatcher and a Sand Martin through (JHa)

Blithfield Res (permit only)
2x adult Little Gulls at the deep end (MPR)

Belvide Res
1st winter Little Gull seen a few times this afternoon, also 1st Willow Warbler of the year & 5x Chiffchaff, 32x Sand Martin & 5x Swallow went through & a Little Ringed Plover, lastly a Jack Snipe was on the north shore (Belvide Blog)

Gailey Res
Little Gull and the two White-fronted Geese still this morning

11x Waxwing in Cedar Avenue early afternoon (MB)

Doxey Marshes
Redshank 4, Little Ringed Plover 5, Curlew 1, Common Sandpiper 1, Sand Martin 1 & White Wagtail 1 (CHa)

Hatherton Res
3x singing Chiffchaff & 2x Goldcrest at 4pm (SBa)