Friday, 11 April 2014

Friday 11 April 2014

Belvide Res (permit only)
Glossy Ibis to 08:45 then flew off NW. Also the 1w female Velvet Scoter, 1w drake Long-tailed Duck, 11x Scaup.
Slavonian Grebe still off the dam this afternoon, also the Glossy Ibis again at 19:10 along the north shore.

Westport Lake
2x Pink-footed Geese this morning (NJS, CJW)

Silverdale CP
Male Pied Flycatcher just north of building 4B on industrial estate by south footpath emtrance to the Void at 12.30 - SJ 812470 - (NP)

Branston GPs
16x Redshank, 8x Ruff, 8x Curlew, 3x Green Sandpiper, Oystercatcher, 15x Gadwall,16x Shelduck, 6x Shoveler, Cetti's Warbler, 25x Sand Martin, Swallow (JWo)

2x Pink-footed Geese on the lake (JH)

Middleton Lakes RSPB
North Pit 3x Common Tern, adult Med Gull  - Jubilee Wetlands  Black-tailed Godwit, Dunlin - Also Cuckoo and Common Tern yesterday (GW JH FM)

Cannock Chase
2x Tree Pipit, Brambling, 2x Siskin, Swallow, 4x Willow Warbler (MJ)
Long-eared Owl, Woodcock (RW)

Alrewas GPs
12x Gadwall, 2x Shelduck, Goldeneye, Sedge Warbler (SCo)

3x Kingfisher, Sand Martin , Swallow (SCo)

Whitemoor Haye
4x Redshank, 6x Gadwall, 2x LR Plover, 2x Oystercatcher, Yellowhammers, Tree Sparrows, Corn Bunting, Goldcrest (SCo)