Saturday, 26 August 2017

Saturday 26th August 2017

Middleton Lakes
Great White Egret flew in after dawn, also 2x Black-tailed Godwit, 4x Redshank, Barn Owl(@atkinson_steve)

Titesworth Water
Common Scoter, Redshank, Little Egret, Hobby (SGi, IB. ST, JOa)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Marsh Harrier thru south at 08:55, 3x Tree Pipit thru south and one ringed, 3x Groppers ringed (@BelvideBirding) - also Med Gull, Ruff, Whinchat, Redstart (@RobSwift5)

Osprey fishing the lake to 09:20 (@jvphbirding)

Uttoxeter Quarry
9x Little Egret, Green Sandpiper, 7x Ringed Plover, Greenshank (ABa)

2x juv Marsh Harrier this morning (@Ian_m_grant)

10x Yellow Wagtail just north of Gailey Resv (@TheSnapper1978)

Blithfield Resv
Osprey low over Blithe Bay at 11:05, 3x YL Gull, 48x Common Tern, 15x Ringed Plover, 6x Dunlin, 2x Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Whinchat, Wheatear, 8x Spotted Flycatcher, 1st sum Caspian Gull Blithe Bay (@TheSnapper1978)

Whitemoor Haye
9x Little Egret, Goldeneye, Yellow Wagtail (@BirderAlrewas)

Croxall Lakes
2x Green Sandpiper, 2x Lesser Whitethroat, 3x Little Egret (@Ochruros)

Branston GPs
8x Green Sandpiper, 55x Little Grebe, 30x Gadwall, 60x Teal, 7x Yellow Wagtail, 4x Little Egret,  (DSc)