Friday, 29 July 2016

Friday 29th July 2016

Middleton Lakes
1x Curlew Sandpiper on Jubilee Wetlands (per @TameBirding)

Doxey Marshes
Immature Marsh Harrier and Hobby this morning (PBe)  -  also Redshank, Oystercatcher (PDe, JTa

Blithfield Resv
Great White Egret roosted in Newton Shallows this pm also 40+ juv Yellow Wagtails moving NW along the shoreline in Blithe Bay (GJM MPR)  -  Osprey, 9x Black-tailed Godwit, 5x Dunlin, 4x Common Sandpiper, 3x Green Sandpiper, Redshank, Little Grebe (RBe)

Branston GPs
Great White Egret, 11x Little Egret, Hobby, Peregrine, 2x Ruff, Common Sandpiper, 5x Curlew, Oystercatcher, 8x Ringed Plover (7 juveniles), 4x Common Tern, 18x Pochard, Shelduck (juvenile), 11x Gadwall (6 juveniles), 5x Shoveler, c30x Teal, 16x Little Grebe (one juvenile), 26x Tufted Ducklings, Raven (JWo)

7x Redstart early morning (RT NDP)

Belvide Res
2x Common Sandpiper, 2x Grey Wagtail & c30 Tree Sparrow (JDu)