Wednesday, 4 December 2013

Wednesday 4 December 2013

3x Caspian Gull ( 2 adults and a 1w), juv Iceland Gull, juv Glaucous Gull, 5x YL Gull and a Short-eared Owl over the west shore

Cannock Chase
Great Grey Shrike near the shooting butts, also 2x Raven, c9 Goldcrest & c30 Lesser Redpoll
Great Grey Shrike by Jon Woodcock

c775 Golden Plover at Little Brancote farm this afternoon also c300 Lapwing (RCB)

Female Velvet Scoter still in front of the hide at the east end late afternoon

Drayton Bassett Pits
3x Stonechat, 3x Shelduck, 6x Goldeneye, 2x Goosander, Little Egret, 280x Lapwing, Cetti's Warbler, Chiffchaff, Merlin, 2x Water Rail - Dosthill NR Female Pintail, 5x Goldeneye, Water Rail (JHa)

Belvide Res (permit only)
Greenland White-fronted Goose, 2x Long-tailed Duck, 2x Scaup, 5x YL Gull