Saturday, 29 April 2017

Saturday 29th April 2017

Cannock Chase
Ring Ouzel at Haywood Park Warren (NDP) - Cuckoo, Tree Pipit (@Clive_Davies1)

Shoal Hill Common
10x Wheatear opposite car park (@TheSnapper 1978)

Silverdale CP
2x Garden Warbler, Lesser Whitethroat, Gropper at the Void (@philjo61). Also Cuckoo, Whinchat, Common Sandpiper (SMid)

Gailey Resv
Swift, Egyptian Goose, 5x Common Sandpiper, 6x Reed Warbler, 2x Sedge Warbler, Garden Warbler (TheSnapper1978)

7x Wheatear, Whinchat, 2x Common Sandpiper, 2x Water Rail, Mandarin, Snipe, 3x Sedge Warbler, 2x Green Woodpecker (@154foz)

Coombes Valley RSPB
Tree Pipit over, plus Pied Flycatcher and Redstart on reserve (The Warden)

Hanchurch Woods
4x Tree Pipit (BC, TRow)

Blithfield Res (WMBC members)

Osprey high NE at 0915 (DOul)

Burton Trent Washlands
Little Egret, Egyptian Goose, Garden Warbler, Lesser Whitethroat, 2x Cetti's Warbler (DSc)

11x Common Sandpiper, 2x Common Tern (@CWG_sightings)

Middleton Lakes
Arctic Tern, 5x Common Tern, 3x Garganey (JMath)

Cuckoo Bank
Black Redstart still, 2x Whinchat, 3x Redstart, 2x Yellow Wagtail (@CWG_sightings)

2x Lesser Whitethroat, Sedge & Reed Warbler, 6x Wheatear plus "usual suspects (?)" (@PLocker) - also Hobby, Yellow Wagtail (@grantprice20)

Porthill, Newcastle-u-Lyme
At least 17x Waxwing on Bradwell Lane (@Tsuyoikochan)

Branston Gravel Pits
Black-tailed Godwit, 7x Ringed Plover, 8x Little Ringed Plover, 6x Redshank, 2x Oystercatcher, 8x Teal, 16x Shelduck, 14x Gadwall, 5x Shoveler, Water Rail, 6x Wheatear, 2x Lesser Whitethroat, 3x Reed Warbler, Yellowhammer (DSc) also 2x Common Sandpiper, Dunlin, 12x Redshank, 19x Shelduck, 2x White Wagtail, 4x Sedge Warbler (JWo)