Friday, 1 January 2016

Friday 1st January 2016

Belvide Res
Glossy Ibis flew through to NW at 08.50 (BB)

Middleton Lakes RSPB
2x Bewick's Swan on North Pit this morning (GWi)

Trentham Gardens
1st winter Red-necked Grebe at 11.30 (PFo)

Hinksford-Wall Heath
Hoopoe still north of Enville Road this morning, 2x Raven (JHo)

Rudyard Lake
Juvenile Shag still at the dam end

Blithfield Res
2x adult Caspian Gull, 7x YL Gull (6 ad and 3w) and 2w Med Gull (GJM MPR)

3x Caspian Gull (2 ad and 2w), 3x YL Gull (2 ad and 1w), Ring-necked Parakeet (CWG Sightings)

Uttoxeter Quarry
3x Goldeneye, Shelduck, 8x Pochard, 75x Wigeon, 41x Teal, 2x Gadwall, 8x Siskin & Green Woodpecker (RPo)

Short-eared Owl near the scrape late morning, 3x Stonechat (RT)

Whitemoor Haye
Whooper Swan still present. - also Ruff, 55x Golden Plover, c500 Lapwing, 5x Redshank (IWh, JHol)

Gailey Res
3x Golden Plover, 300x Lapwing, 300x Fieldfare, 50x Stock Dove, 12x Pochard, 5x Goldeneye, Goosander, GBB Gull (IMo SRi)

Common Gull, Siskins, 6x Skylark, Goldcrest (PAD)

Cannock Chase - Sherbrook / Glacier Stone
3x Stonechat, Green Woodpecker, sev Yellowhammers (IMo)