Sunday, 10 January 2016

Sunday 10th January 2016

Trentham Gardens
Red-necked Grebe still late morning by the southern island although there is substantial disturbance from rowing boats, also 2x Mandarin and Little Egret.(SS)

Hinksford-Wall Heath
Hoopoe still north of Enville Road at 11:40

Chasewater Res
3x Caspian Gull, Short-eared Owl & Ring-necked Parakeet this evening (SRi)

2x Pink-footed Geese still at Mere Lane (JJH)

Doxey Marshes
Pink-footed Goose, 5x Snipe, 7x Pintail, 43x Wigeon, c600 Lapwing, Cetti's Warbler & Stonechat (SPe)

Tittesworth Res
9x Pochard, 14x Teal, Willow Tit, 3x Snipe & a part-albino Black-headed Gull (SGi)
Steve Gibson

c40 Brambling & Peregrine at Bath Lane also Chiffchaff & Grey Wagtail at treatment works (JJH)

Whitemoor Haye
Whooper Swan still by the velodrome (RPo) also 2x Dunlin & 102x Golden Plover (SRi)

2x Stonechat, Green Woodpecker, Grey Wagtail, Yellowhammers, 4x Teal (foz)

Croxall Gravel Pit
6x Redshank through, 2x Goldeneye & 90x Pochard (RPo)

Rudyard Lake
The Shag still at the dam at 13:10

2x Stonechat, Jack Snipe, 9x Snipe & mixed flock of Redpoll & Siskin (PJ)