Monday, 31 March 2014

Monday 31 March 2014

Two Sandwich Terns sat on buoy No. 3 at 19:35hrs also the juv Glaucous Gull (@CWG_sightings)

Branston GP
2x Avocets, 3x Green Sandpipers, 3x Snipe, 5x Ruff, 4x LRP, 2x Ringed Plover, 6x Curlew, 15x Redshank, 18x Gadwall, 8x Wigeon, 23x Shelduck, Oystercatcher, Cetti's Warbler, 3x Sand Martin (JWo, PBe) Remember you must keep to the footpaths and please note it's a fully working sand quarry.

Doxey Marsh
Water Pipit by pollarded willows at 12:00 also 3x Little Egret, 4x Redshank, 3x LR Plover, Snipe, 6x Shelduck, 2x Goosander, Swallow, Sand Martin, 6x Chiffchaff, Peregrine (SE HF)

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

Osprey over at 14:33

Cannock Chase
Ansons Bank/Trig Point -60x Redpoll, Chiffchaff and 16x Brambling (RWi)

Oystercatcher briefly in flooded field at New Farm at 10:00 (JH)

Silverdale CP
Willow Warbler this morning (JH)

Trentham Gardens
1x Little Egret (B&B)