Sunday, 6 December 2015

Sunday 6th December 2015

Wall Heath
Hoopoe still present. Also adult Kittiwake flew over this afternoon (@BelvideBirder)

Hoopoe today by @BelvideBirder
Shag again present this morning (@TheQuietOnes). 2x adult Caspian Gulls in roost, 2x YLG (ad, 1w). Ring-necked Parakeet flew in at 15:30hrs. Barn Owl and Short-eared Owl at north end (@CWG_sightings)

2w Caspian Gull in the roost (@BelvideBirders)

Whitemoor Haye
1x Whopper Swan by Sittles Farm again (@AlrewasBirder)

Uttoxeter Quarry
1x Common Sandpiper still present (@rpintean)

7x Pink-footed Geese dropped in briefly this afternoon - photograph below (@philjo61)

Endon SW
1x Chiffchaff, 145x Lapwing, 42x Pied Wagtail, 27x Meadow Pipits (GBr)

A53 across North Staffs Moors
1x Barn Owl (PCal)

Green Sandpiper, Stonechat, 3x Water Rail, 2x Redpoll, Siskin, 10x Meadow Pipit (Foz JD)

c500 Fieldfare, c200 Redwing, 2x Marsh Tit & 2x Raven (TEy)