Monday, 7 October 2013

Monday 7th October 2013

Tittesworth Res
Glossy Ibis on main res at 11.05 (PLu, SS), still present at 16.00 (JA, TPe). Take road by Lazy Trout pub for c1/2 mile till sharp right hand bend. View fields either side of road. Bird is mobile and flighty.

Glossy Ibis at Tittesworth by Steve Seal

......and Michael Turner

.....and Steve Edwards

....and Steve Seal

Whitemoor Haye
Two Black-necked Grebes and a Greenshank (JA, TPe)

Drayton Bassett Pits (news from John Harris)
Jubilee Wetlands - Ruff, 14x Dunlin, 4x Ringed Plover, Stonechat, 7x Little Egret.
Newreedbed - Pintail.
Drayton Bassett Pit South - Bittern (RJones)

Westport Lake
Water Rail still present on top pool this morning (KSt, PLo)

Belvide Res (permit only)
Wood Sandpiper still on the north shore

Branston GP's
312x Golden Plover, 42x Snipe, 7x Ruff, 12x Curlew, 7x Green Sands, 372x Lapwing, 2x Water Rail, adult Yellow-legged Gull, adult Common Gull, 11x Shoveler, 2x Pochard, Cape Barren Goose, 33x Little Grebe, 6x Little Egret (JW)