Saturday, 11 February 2017

Saturday 11th February 2017

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2nd Staffordshire Birders' Conference
Sunday March 5th 2017
Connecting Birders across Staffordshire
Oulton Village Hall, Kibblestone Road, Oulton, Stone, ST15 8ND

Tickets are just £6, or £3 for under-25s
The event is being facilitated by RSPB North Staffs Local Group:
Tickets available for purchase at the Group's indoor meetings in January and February 2017.

Tickets can also be ordered using BACS (direct bank transfer) for collection on the day – contact Geoff Sales on 01782-618152, 07397-169452, or

Uttoxeter Quarry
White-fronted Goose still, flew N with Greylags at 11:53, also 166x Snipe, 50x Golden Plover, Curlew, 6x Oystercatcher, 3x Shelduck, 4x Goosander, 108x Wigeon  (@rpintean)

3x Tundra Bean Geese this morning at Bent Lane (@WestMidsBirding)

Yellow-browed Warbler still along Windsor Holloway (@AllanLegge)

Silverdale CP
Iceland Gull at still at The Void this morning (RWR)

Gailey Res
Mediterranean Gull this morning on sailing lake, also 104x Greylag Geese & 25x Pochard (@TheSnapper1978)

Middleton Lakes RSPB
Great White Egret & Ringed Plover still on Jubilee Wetlands (@atkinson_steve)

 Radford Meadows SWT
421x Wigeon, 95x Teal, 2x Goosander, 2x Peregrine & 136x Lapwing (@RobSwift5)

2x Brambling 2x Redpoll 20x Siskin c150 Redwing, Willow Tit (TEy)

Churnet Valley
Little Grebe, 15x Teal, 2x Mandarin, 2x Goosander, Lapwing, 3x Snipe, Dipper, Grey Wagtail, 50x Fieldfare, Redpoll. Barn Owl & 3x Tawny Owl (DSc)