Saturday, 19 July 2014

Saturday 19 July 2014

Bevide Res - visitors please note that there is heavy flooding in Horsebrook Lane.

Blithfield Res
2x Turnstone briefly, Black Tern north of the causeway, 4x Whimbrel through and 23x Dunlin (GJM MPR)
Black Tern still late afternoon at the deep end also additionally 4x Redshank, Greenshank, 3x Ringed Plover, 3x LRP, 6x YL Gull, 3x GBB Gull (RPo)
LBB Gull (2S) bearing green ring with white lettering (K.ARW) was found to have been ringed in the Netherlands (RSw)

Family group by Rob Swift

Belvide Res
Little Egret, 2x Goosander, 6x Common Sandpiper, Dunlin, Kingfisher (JJH)

Drayton Bassett-Middleton Lakes RSPB
Great White Egret still also Whimbrel, 7x LRP, 2x Ringed Plover, 3x Dunlin, Common Sandpiper, 3x Snipe, 2x Redshank, Oystercatcher, 5x Little Egret, Grasshopper Warbler

3x Spotted Flycatcher, 7x Common Tern and 2x Common Sandpiper (SR)

Juvenile Hobby late afternoon (IH)

Uttoxeter Quarry
Black Tern on main pit