Sunday, 21 February 2016

Sunday 21st February 2016

Drake American Wigeon present this afternoon although distant (RPo)

2w Caspian Gull, 3x YLG (adult, 3w, 2w) and Ring-necked Parakeet in at 17:20hrs (@CWG_sightings)

Doxey Marshes
Jack Snipe, Cetti's Warbler, 2x Little Egret, c400 Lapwing, c20 Gadwall, 3x Goosander, Common Gull, Shelduck & 3x Stonechat (SPe)

Middleton Lakes RSPB
Pink-footed Goose, c600 Golden Plover, 6x Ringed Plover, Dunlin, 2x Stonechat, Redpoll (TPe@TameBirding)

Cannock Chase
3x Brambling at Takeroo car park (@HughieKing)

Hoopoe still present this afternoon

Gailey Res
35x Greylag Geese, 26x Pochard, Peregrine, Tawny Owl, c70 Linnet & 20x Siskin (SRi)

Branston GP
3x Ruff, 13x Golden Plover, c200x Lapwing, adult YLG in the roost with c50 Herring / GBBG and c200 LBBG (DSc) 

Whitemoor Haye
Possible Lesser / Greater / hybrid Scaup has been identified as a (Greater) Scaup