Tuesday, 30 July 2013

Tuesday 30 July 2013

Rudyard Lake
No sign of the Caspian Tern by 09:15.

Blithfield Res (permit only)
1st sum Little Gull, Turnstone, 11x Dunlin, 3x Greenshank, 65+ Common Tern, 100+ Swift (GJM MPR)

Croxden Quarry
Crossbill 1, Yellow-legged Gull 1 adult & Little Ringed Plover 4 (ABa)

Belvide Res (permit only)
The Quail was heard calling again to the south west of the reserve this morning. 6 Common Sandpiper were on the dam, also 1 Dunlin, 1 LRP and 1 Redshank were noted (Belvide blog)

2 Crossbill & 4 Raven (STu)

Branston GP's
2x Ruff, 8x Green Sandpiper, 11x Curlew, 6x Little Ringed Plover, 2x Redshank, Oystercatcher, Common Tern, 7x Shelduck, 12x Teal, 15x Lapwing & c100 Starling also a Small Copper (ASc)