Thursday, 20 March 2014

Thursday 20th March 2014

Belvide Resv
1w fem Velvet Scoter, 1w drk Long-tailed Duck and 11x Scaup still

Westport Lake
14x Golden Plover flew through south at 08.05, adult Kittiwake flew through north at 08.48, also 2x Cormorant, 3x Goldeneye & 2x Chiffchaff (NJS, CJW)

Bateswood NR
Shelduck this morning (1st for over 5 years) & 3x Chiffchaff (JHu)

One Wheatear early morning (NP RT) also a Jack Snipe, 2x Chiffchaff and 2x Curlew over

Blithfield Res (permit only)
5x Sand Martin, LR Plover, Redshank (GJM)

Branston GPs
7x Ruff, 3x Ringed Plover, 10x Redshank, 3x Green Sandpiper, 3x Curlew, 28x Shelduck, 5x Gadwall, 3x Chiffchaff, Kingfisher, 63x Stock Dove, c200 Fieldfare, c50 Redwing (JWo)

Juv Glaucous Gull again in the roost