Tuesday, 8 December 2015

Tuesday 8th December 2015

Wall Heath/Hinksford
Hoopoe still showing at landscaped quarry north of Enville Road (MNe)

Blithfield Res
Adult Caspian Gull & adult Yellow-legged Gull (GJM)

Branston Gravel Pits
2x adult Yellow-legged Gull, 2x Green Sandpiper, 8x Ruff, 14x Curlew, 3x Redshank, 2x Water Rail, 2x Little Egret, 4x Shelduck, 20x Shoveler, 76x Pochard, 4x Gadwall & Cetti's Warbler (JWo)

Westport Lake
Goldeneye, Wigeon, Teal, 5x Pochard (SGi)

Adult Caspian Gull and adult Yellow-legged Gull in the roost, no sign of the Ring-necked Parakeet (TJa) - Short-eared Owl again on the north side.

7x Pink-footed Geese again this afternoon, also 3x Goosander, Barnacle Goose, 7x Common Gull (GSa)

Ford Green
Little Egret south at 11:30 (JJ)