Friday, 27 November 2015

Friday 27th November 2015

Wall Heath
Hoopoe still NNW of Kingswinford at 09.40, on landscaped quarry north of Enville Road in paddock behind houses (@birdnational)

Chasewater Res
Adult Caspian Gull in roost this evening, Shag still present also 2nd winter Yellow-legged Gull, Mediterranean Gull & Ring-necked Parakeet seen briefly (@CWG_sightings)

Branston Gravel Pits
Adult Yellow-legged Gull, c60 Great Black-backed Gull, c200 Lesser Black-backed Gull, c50 Herring Gull, 6x Ruff, 14x Curlew, 5x Shelduck, 6x Shoveler. 11x Gadwall, 71x Pochard, Little Egret, Tawny Owl & a large murmuration of Starlings (JWo)

Doxey Marshes
9x Cormorant, 6x Goosander, 120x Lapwing, 2x Little Egret & 6x Shoveler (PLB)

Green Sandpiper, 5x Teal, 3x Goldcrest, Siskin, 20x Meadow Pipit (Foz JD)