Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Wednesday 15th February 2017

Community Noticeboard

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

2x Glaucous Gulls (2w and juv) in roost but 2w flew NE at 1645hrs, 2x Caspian Gulls (3w and adult), 5x YLG, 1w Med (@CWG_sightings)

Middleton Lakes RSPB
Greenland White-fronted Goose again Middleton Lakes RSPB in field opposite north pit with Greylag & Canada Geese at 8.50am also 2x Great White Egret north pit and a male Stonechat, 2x Little Egret, Ringed Plover, Chiffchaff  (@wizz15, JW)

Bent Lane, Whitmore
2x Iceland Gull (adult and imm) and in nearby fields before heading off prior to 2pm (to roost at Copmere maybe??), 3x Tundra Bean Geese, 1w YLG (DK)

Radford Meadows
c900x Lapwing, c450x Wigeon, 1x Little Egret (CDa) 

Updated 1900hrs 15/2/17