Saturday, 6 September 2014

Saturday 6th September 2014

Blithfield Res (permits)
Garganey (RPo RCB), also Osprey, also 2x Wigeon, 16x Shoveler & 7x Greenshank (RPo)
Also Pintail, Goldeneye & Turnstone (GJM, MPR). Osprey still PM plus Hobby, 10x Ringed Plover, LRP, 6x Dunlin, 6x Ruff, Greenshank and Spot Fly (SR)

Garganey by Richard Powell

Middleton Lakes RSPB
Tree Pipit over west screen, Whinchat & Stonechat near east screen, 2x Curlew Sandpiper & Spotted Redshank still present (TVB)

Belvide Res
Juv Bar-tailed Godwit still and another flew through at 08:50

Uttoxeter Quarry
2x Whinchat, 3x Common Sandpiper, 4x Green Sandpiper, 2x Goosander, Kingfisher, 5x Egyptian Geese (RPo)

Whinchats by Richard Powell

Garganey and Black Tern this afternoon

Burston - Aston
c75 x Tree Sparrow, c200 Starling, 29x Teal, 7x Little Grebe, 4x Wigeon, 2x Shoveler, 2x Snipe, Green Sandpiper (DC)