Friday, 20 March 2015

Friday 20th March 2015

Blithfield Res
Redhead Smew in Tad Bay also male Wheatear behind Admaston Reach (SCl)

Belvide Res
Female Velvet Scoter still off the dam also drake Scaup

River Sow Meadows Stafford
123x Wigeon, Little Egret, Curlew, 3x Chiffchaff, Kingfisher, 194x Fieldfare, 18x Linnet (RSw)

Stoke - Radial Park
Wheatear and 2x Chiffchaff (RGi)

2x Wheatear early morning

Silverdale CP - The Void
6x Chiffchaff this morning (2 in song), 4x Goosander (BC LC)
Additional - Wheatear, Stonechat, 2x Teal, Orange Underwing Moth, Peacock (NDP)

Barn Owl again at 15:15 (ARu)

Branston GPs
8x Ruff, 13x Redshank, 6x Ringed Plover, c100x Lapwing (a few birds displaying around the scrape), 2x Oystercatcher, 2x Curlew, Snipe, 28x Shelduck, 14x Shoveler, 20x Gadwall, 18x Wigeon, 3x Chiffchaff. (JW)

Adult and 2w YL Gull