Tuesday, 28 July 2015

Tuesday 28th July 2015

Chatterley Whitfield
Ist summer male Red-footed Falcon and the Black Redstart still.

Belvide Res
7x Arctic Tern this afternoon

Adult Med Gull with c750 BH Gulls in the viewpoint paddocks this afternoon also Redstart (RT)

Branston GP
Black-tailed Godwit, 3x Green Sandpiper, Dunlin, 3x Redshank, 7x Curlew, 3x LRP, 9x Ringed Plover, Little Egret, 9x Gadwall, 19x Pochard, 3x Mandarin, 21x G C Grebe, 22x Little Grebe, 15x Shelduck. Also c40x Lesser Marsh Grasshopper (only 5 previous records in county before this count), c15x Meadow Grasshopper, Common Green Grasshopper and Roesel's Bush-cricket (JW)

Black-tailed Godwit at BGP today by Jon Woodcock
Lesser Marsh Grasshopper at BGP by Jon Woodcock