Friday, 25 March 2016

Friday 25th March 2016

Chasewater Res
Ring-necked Duck on Slurry Pool this morning (HKi) - still at 17:30 (ARu)

Keith Whitehouse

Blithfield Res (Permits Only)
Osprey at 09.05 (@birdnational) also 6x Barnacle Geese (GMa) - Pair of Garganey below dam (MCh)

Belvide Res
Black-tailed Godwit dropped in at 11.10, also 3x Redshank & drake Scaup (BB)

2x Whooper Swan with Mute Swans south of Rocester & East of Combridge, east of B5030 (RPo)

National Arboretum
Cetti's Warbler on junction Pit this morning (SCo)

Cannock Chase
2x Brambling at Kingsley Wood Road east of Cadet Hut (SWo)

3x Chiffchaff, Green Woodpecker, 12x Skylark, 11x Teal (Foz)

Gailey Res
2x Sand Martin, c6 Chiffchaff, 5x Shoveler, 15x Pochard, Tawny Owl, Redpoll (SRi)

Doxey Marsh
Cetti's Warbler, Little Egret, Water Rail, 3x Goosander, Raven,  Brimstone, 3x Small Tortoishell (BC LC)

Uttoxeter Quarry
15x Sand Martin, 5x Oystercatcher, 3x Green Sandpiper, 4x Curlew, 2x Mandarin, 4x Shelduck, 7x Goldeneye, 6x Goosander, 2x Chiffchaff (NDP)

Branston GPs
11x Sand Martin, 9x Ruff, 4x LR Plover, 2x Ringed Plover, 10x Redshank, c70x Lapwing, 8x Shelduck, 2x Shoveler, 2x Mandarin, 2x Gadwall, 2x Chiffchaff singing, (JWo) Plus juv Peregrine (DSc)

Middleton Lakes RSPB
Adult Med Gull, PF Goose, 6x LR Plover, 3x Ringed Plover, 8x Redshank, 3x Black-tailed Godwit, 8x Golden Plover, (@ArchieRaven)
3x Green Sandpiper, 5x Shelduck, 14x Wigeon, 10x Snipe, 2x Mandarin, Raven, 4x Sand Martin (DCo)

Trentham Gardens
4x Mandarin, 2x Little Egret, 2x Oystercatcher, Kingfisher, Reed Bunting (MJP)

Swallow over north (NDP)

Goosander on the R Churnet (KK)