Thursday, 24 November 2016

Thursday 24th November 2016

Community Noticeboard
Some of you may be aware that there is a proposal to build a massive rail freight hub in the vicinty of Gailey Resvs. We've been contacted by the group fighting the proposals and more will be posted on here soon. For starters, here is a link to their website here

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
2x Slavonian Grebe from Scott hide (@BelvideBirding) - Redhead Smew still in SE corner (RCB)

Upper Longdon
5x Hawfinch in beeches (@RegDavies5) - 7x Hawfinch later 12:30  flew north from orange coloured field.

Hanchurch Woods
9x Crossbill near top track (GSa)

Middleton Lakes
3x drake Pintail on North Pit (@RSPBMiddleton)

Adult and 1w Caspian Gull, 2x adult YL Gull and adult Med Gull in the roost

Branston GP
5x Redshank, 15x Curlew, 2x Water Rail, 42x Gadwall, 23x Pochard, 21x Shoveler, 40x Wigeon (JW)