Saturday, 17 October 2015

Saturday 17th October 2015

Uttoxeter Quarry
5x Bearded Tit along River Tean by new workings at 12:15 to 12:32 when they flew off high west. Also 4x Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 3x Snipe, 8x Wigeon, 37x Teal, Pochard, Shoveler, 2x Gadwall, 2x Siskin, Redpoll  (RPo)

Brookleys Lake
202x Mandarin, 80x Siskin (RPo)

Jack Snipe, Little Grebe, 2x Siskin, Kingfisher (JDu)

Aston - Burston
Jack Snipe, 3x Green Sandpiper, 38x Snipe, 44x Redwing, 2x Raven, Grey Wagtail & Kingfisher (DCo)

Branston Gravel Pits
Pair of Stonechat on fenceline by Ashy pit, and Ruff at Water Park (DSc)

Whitemoor Haye
6x Pochard, 207x Tufted Duck, 7x Shoveler, Wigeon, 400x Lapwing, c30 Fieldfare, 6x Redwing, 30x Tree Sparrow & Grey Wagtail (SCo)

Ladderedge CP
Fieldfare, 10x Redwing, 11x Siskin, Cormorant, Willow Tit, Raven & Grey Wagtail (ARa)

95x Redwing over also Brambling, 4x Redpoll, 3x Siskin (DSc)

7x Fieldfare, 2x Redwing & 4x Goldcrest (TEy)