Sunday, 10 April 2016

Sunday 10th April 2016

Blithfield Res
Sum plum Black-throated Diver in Tad Bay (GJM) - Still early evening also Common Tern, LRP, Yellow Wagtail  (RCB)
Richard Powell

Whitemoor Haye
Corn Bunting, Yellow Wagtail, Wheatear, 2x Oystercatcher, 2x Shelduck, c2 Redshank, Raven & Blackcap (@BirderAlrewas)

Belvide Res
Redstart in boundary hedge (@NigelCarp2008) also 2x Common Tern & 57x Goldeneye (BB)

Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher (@CWG_sightings)

Cannock Chase
Whitethroat on path from cadet huts to trig point (HKi) - Cuckoo and Grasshopper Warbler (DEm)

Branston Gravel Pits
Black-necked Grebe on South pit this morning, also 4x Ruff, 10x Redshank, 4x Ringed Plover, 4x Little Ringed Plover, 24x Shelduck, 6x Gadwall, 5x Blackcap, 2x Cetti's Warbler & 4x Willow Warbler (DSc)

Middleton Lakes RSPB
2x Mediterranean Gull, 3x Avocet, 4x Little Ringed Plover, Ringed Plover, 2x Cetti's Warbler (JMa)

Junction Pit
Cetti's Warbler still present (SCo)

Trent Washlands
Cetti's Warbler singing by scrapes this morning (AJa)

Short-eared Owl, 12x Wheatear (RT NDP)

4x LR Plover, Water Rail, 2x Green Woodpecker (Foz)