Tuesday, 7 May 2013

Tuesday 7th May 2013

Westport Lake
Whooper Swan on main lake this morning til 07.00 at least (NJS)

Doxey Marshes
Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler, Greenshank & Little Ringed Plover (MTu)
Little Egret one from the metal hide this evening (ROw)

Aqualate Mere
Drake Garganey this morning (Birdguides)

Uttoxeter Quarry
2x Ruddy Shelduck, 3x Common TernMandarin, 5x Common SandpiperGoldeneye (SE & HF)

Ruddy Shelduck at Uttoxeter Quarry by Heather Forbes

Cannock Chase
2x Wood Warbler (MTu)

Wood Warbler today by Michael Turner

Churnet Valley
5x Pied Flycatcher, 8x Redstart, 6x Garden Warbler, Mandarin, Raven (DSc)

Wetley Moor
Grasshopper Warbler x2, Whitethroat c10, Willow Warbler x15 & Curlew (RBu)

Birches Head
3x Grasshopper Warblers, 2x Reed Warbler & 4x Whitethroat in fields at the bottom of Birches Head Road opp Fish Pond Way at 13:30 (NG)

Gailey Res
Common Sandpiper, 2x Oystercatcher, 2x Garden Warbler, 2x Sedge Warbler, 3x Reed Warbler, 4x Little Grebe, 5x Gadwall (IMo)

Whitemoor Haye
3x Redshank, 4x Oystercatcher, Hobby, Little Owl, Shelduck, 3x Common Tern, Snipe, 92x Mute Swan and several Yellow Wagtails (SCo)