Tuesday, 15 March 2016

Tuesday 15th March 2016

Hinksford-Wall Heath
Richards Pipit reported this afternoon in the quarry north of Enville Road but no further sign late afternoon. - Hoopoe still present

2x Long-eared Owl roosting (RT NDP) and present till 18:30hrs but no sign of the SHORT-EARED OWL. A Hare was seen near the scrape (DSc)

Doxey Marsh
Cetti's Warbler showing well, Little Egret, 3x Goosander, 4x Siskin, 2x Redpoll (BC LC)

Branston GP
11x Ringed Plover, 6x Redshank, 5x Snipe, 3x Curlew, 8x Shelduck, 9x Gadwall, Yellow-legged Gull, 9x GBBG (JW)

Westport Lake
2x Dunlin briefly at 13:00hrs (DEv). Also 4x Shoveler (SGi)

1x adult YLG in a roost of 2400+ large gulls (@CWG_sightings)