Tuesday, 29 July 2014

Tuesday 29 July 2014

Middleton Lakes RSPB
Pacific Golden Plover still on Jubilee Wetlands, Garganey on North Pit, also Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Dunlin, 8x Snipe, 2x Common Sandpiper, 40x Common Tern, 4x Wigeon, 15x Teal, 4x Clouded Yellow. (JM FM et al as per JH)

Branston Gravel Pits
Great White Egret on the new ashy pit, Whimbrel briefly on the sandy pit, 9x Curlew, 3x Ruff, 4x Green Sandpiper, Oystercatcher, Little Egret, c12 Shelduck, 10x Teal, 19x Pochard & 3x Common Tern
Insects - 14x Long-winged Coneheads & 2x Brown Argus (JWo)
Great White Egret by Jon Woodcock

Long-winged Conehead by Jon Woodcock

Norton in the Moors
2x Redstart in field on edge of Caldon canal with several Chiffchaff (SCo)