Saturday, 22 September 2018

Saturday 22nd September 2018

Middleton Lakes
Great White Egret on North Pit, 4x Green Sandpiper, Ringed Plover east scrape, Tawny Owl Dosthill NR (SAt)

Chasewater
Grey Phalarope to this evening at least, 2x Black-tailed Godwit, 3x Common Sandpiper, Ringed Plover, Common Tern  -  2x Common Tern and a Arctic Tern roosted on island this evening


By Jon Woodcock

Tittesworth Water
2x Arctic Tern (per JOa, etal )

Gailey Resv
2x Stonechat on wires by entrance to Abbey Foods, Hobby, juv Common Tern (SEi)

Cannock Tip
4x Whinchat, 2x Stonechat

Radford Meadows
Green Sandpiper, Hobby, Wigeon, 43x Teal, 7x Shoveler (RSw)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Great White Egret, Turnstone, 5x Little Egret, 15x Ringed Plover, Dunlin, Black-tailed Godwit, Greenshank, Black Tern, Arctic Tern, Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail, YL Gull, (RCB)  -  Also Merlin Tad Bay (TJa)  -  Hobby late afternoon,(JAl)

Cuckoo Bank
5x Whinchat, Wheatear  -  also Whinchat No Man's Bank

Branston GPs
8x L.Egret, 6x Pintail, 14x Wigeon, 24x Gadwall, 58x Shoveler, 11x Curlew, 8x Ringed Plover, 2x Dunlin, 2x Ruff, 2x Greenshank, 5x Snipe, 15x GBBGull, Y.Leg Gull, Common Tern (DSc)

Friday, 21 September 2018

Friday 21st September 2018

Middleton Lakes
5x Pintail, Greenshank, Dunlin, Ringed Plover, Great White Egret (Mercian Birding)

Blithfield Resv  (WMBC members only)
Garganey Tad Bay (GJM)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Juv Arctic Tern from 11:35

Branston GPs
Osprey over south at 14:42 (JWo)

Penkridge STW
9x Yellow Wagtail, 100+ Pied Wagtail (Hoppy)

Branston GPs
Osprey, Hobby, Greenshank, 4x Ruff, 7x Ringed Plover, Dunlin, 3x Common Sandpiper, 2x Green Sandpiper, 6x Little Egret, 3x PIntail, 18x Gadwall, 51x Shoveler, 15x Wigeon, 22x Pochard, 86x Teal, 98x Little Grebe, 3x GBBG, Whinchat, c100x House Martin. (JWo)

Doxey Marsh
Whinchat and a Pochard (RRa)

Thursday, 20 September 2018

Thursday 20th September 2018

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Ringed-necked Parakeet briefly at 09:15

Middleton Lakes
Cattle Egret briefly on JW before flying off SW also  3x Ruff, 2x Dunlin, 2x Green Sandpiper, 3x Ringed Plover, 2x LR Plover, Pintail, Lesser Whitethroat, North Pit, Great White Egret, Green Sandpiper, Dosthill NR Peregrine (SAt)

Branston GPs
Turnstone still, 6x Ringed Plover, Greenshank, Ruff, 3x Little Egret, 2x Yellow Wagtail (DSc)

Wednesday, 19 September 2018

Wednesday 19th September 2018

Gailey Resv
Ist win Med Gull on sailing lake also  Hobby (IBut)

Whitemoor Haye
3x Grey Partridge, 27x Stock Dove (PFo)

Cannock
Wryneck Poplars Landfill this afternoon  (CCl)

Alrewas Arboretum
5x Goosander, Little Egret along the river, Little Egret on Junction Pit (JWo)

Alrewas GPs
2x Green Sandpiper, 2x Pochard (JWo)

Tuesday, 18 September 2018

Tuesday 18th September 2018

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Juv Arctic Tern this afternoon

Branston GPs
Turnstone, 4x Greenshank, 2x Ruff, 3x Ringed Plover, Green Sandpiper, 2x Common Sandpiper, 11x Curlew, 15x Snipe, 12x Pintail, 29x Pochard, 23x Wigeon, 52x Shoveler, Shelduck, 50x Gadwall, 122x Teal, 13x Little Egret, 2x Common Tern, 87x Little Grebe, GBB Gull,  Hobby, (JWo)

Greenshanks by Jon Woodcock

Middleton Lakes
2x Ruff, 10x Ringed Plover, 5x Dunlin, LR Plover (RSPB)


Monday, 17 September 2018

Monday 17th September 2018

Bobbington
3x Wheatear - Leaton Lane (DBa)

Uttoxeter Quarry
2x Hobby, Greenshank, Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper (NDP)

Whittington Farm  -  Whittigton Hall Lane
3x Wheatear, 2x Little Owl, Peregrine (CLi)

Sunday, 16 September 2018

Sunday 16th September 2018

Knypersley Resv
Black Tern still on main lake (GBr)

Whitemoor Haye
c100 Greenfinch around entrance to quarry, Great White Egret, Hobby, 13x Siskin, 8x Little Egret, Goldeneye, 3x Egyptian Geese,  (alrewas birder)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
2x Black Tern at deep end (MPR, GJM)

Gailey Resv
2x Common Tern, Common Sandpiper (SRi)

Berryhill
Wheatear, Whinchat (RTo)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Merlin, 7x Little Egret

Branston GPs
11x Pintail, Ruff, Turnstone, Greenshank, Dunlin, 2x Ringed Plover, Green Sandpiper (DSc)

Saturday, 15 September 2018

Saturday 15th September 2018

Middleton Lakes
Great White Egret, 3x Ruff, 2x LR Plover, Green Sandpiper, Ringed Plover, Peregrine, on JW, 2x Egyptian Geese Dosthill NR  (SAt)  -  Also 2x Hobby, 3x Ringed Plover (JJH)

Knypersley Resv
Juv Black Tern also a Hobby (GBr)


Black Tern by Steve Seal

Gailey Resv 
Black-necked Grebe on sailing lake, Cetti's Warbler on side of sailing lake, 3x Common Tern, (SRi)

Westport Lake
Whinchat on sewage works (CWa)

Uttoxeter Quarry
Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 3x Snipe, Little Egret, 18x Goosander, 2x Willow Tit (RPo)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
4x Spotted Flycatcher, 9x Curlew, 6x Ringed Plover, Curlew, 2x Common Tern (DOu, LOu)

Branston GPs
Turnstone, 9x Snipe, Green Sandpiper, Greenshank, 10x Dunlin, 2x Ringed Plover, Common Sandpiper, 6x Pintail, 14x Wigeon, 48x Shoveler, Common Tern, Yellow Wagtail, 3x Whinchat. (DSc)



Friday, 14 September 2018

Friday 14th September 2018

Middleton Lakes
3x Ruff, 2x Ringed Plover, Green Sandpiper, 6x Snipe, 3x Pintail, 2x Egyptian Geese, Peregrine (ABl)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Red Kite to 13:15 to 13:20

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Great White Egret, 8x Greenshank, 2x Ruff, 2x LR Plover, 4x Little Egret, Yellow Wagtail, 2x Egyptian Geese (CVa)

Branston GPs
Turnstone, Greenshank, 17x Curlew, 4x Ringed Plover, 4x Common Sandpiper, 6x Snipe, 11x Pintail, 12x Pochard, 12x Wigeon, 40x Shoveler, 60x Gadwall, 132x Teal, 86x Little Grebe, 2x Water Rail, 2x Common Tern, 10x Little Egret, Hobby, 2x Whinchat, (JWo)


Thursday, 13 September 2018

Thursday 13th September 2018

Essington Quarry Pool
Whinchat and a Wheatear (JJO)  - Also 2x Yellowhammer (DBa)

Middleton Lakes
Cattle Egret from east screen (ABl)  -  Flew south from JW at 14:33 (SAt) - 3x Green Sandpiper, Ruff, 2x LR Plover, 2x Ringed Plover, 5x Snipe, 2x Egyptian Geese, Hobby, on JW and a Peregrine Dosthill NR (SAt)

Doxey Marsh
Great White Egret, Little Egret, Jack Snipe, 6x Snipe, Ringed Plover, (GPr, MBo, RRa)

Branston GPs
 Green Sandpiper, 2x Ringed Plover, Dunlin, Greenshank, Ruff, LR Plover, Pintail, Little Egret (CMa, DGl,)

Wednesday, 12 September 2018

Wednesday 12th September 2018

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only
Spotted Redshank still, 3x Greenshank, 2x Ruff, 2x Curlew, Great White Egret, 5x Little Egret, 2x Whinchat, Wheatear, 3x Yellow Wagtail, Hobby, (RBe)

Middleton Lakes
Great White Egret, 4x Little Egret, 4x Ruff (2ad, 2juv), Dunlin, 2x Green Sandpiper, 2x Common Sandpiper, 5x Snipe, 230x Lapwing, 3x Pintail, 65x Wigeon, 4x Egyptian Geese, 5x Cetti's Warbler, Hobby, Kingfisher. (JWo)

Ruff by Jon Woodcock

River Sow Meadows
Hobby, 2x Snipe (Abar)

Tuesday, 11 September 2018

Tuesday 11th September 2018

Alvecote
2x Whinchat, 5x Little Egret (MSc)

Doxey Marsh
Great White Egret still (PDe, JTa)

Elkstones
Spotted Flycatcher, Redstart (DGH)

Branston GPs
2x Greenshank, 9x Ringed Plover, 2x Dunlin, 2x Green Sandpiper, 3x Common Sandpiper, 7x Snipe, Curlew, 7x Pintail, 32x Wigeon, 22x Pochard, 33x Shoveler, 100x Teal, 64x Gadwall, 14x Little Egret, 82x Little Grebe, 2x Common Tern, YL Gull, GBB Gull, 2x Whinchat, Hobby, Peregrine, c150 Meadow Pipit (JWo)

Greenshank by Jon Woodcock

Monday, 10 September 2018

Monday 10th September 2018

Gailey Resv
1w Med Gull on sailing lake, Ruddy Shelduck, Common Sandpiper (SRi)

Middleton Lakes
3x Ruff, Redshank, Green Sandpiper, 2x Snipe, 8x Wigeon, 2x Hobby, (MSc)  -  Also Greenshank, 2x LR Plover, 

Doxey Marsh
Great White Egret still

Berryhill
3x Whinchat still, Spotted Flycatcher (CSi)

Sunday, 9 September 2018

Sunday 9th September 2018

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Juv Pectoral Sandpiper dropped on north shore at 08:20 and showed on and off to 11:07 when it flew off north

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Spotted Redshank and Osprey still in Tad Bay (RPo)

Aqualate
Black-necked Grebe still (IGr)

Berryhill
6x Whinchat and a Spotted Flycatcher (RT)

Branston GPs
Spotted Redshank still on Ashy Pit, 6x Ringed Plover, 2x Dunlin, 5x Pintail (TPe)  -  Also  Whimbrel dropped in at 19:34, 11x Curlew, 7x Snipe, 7x Pintail, 48x Gadwall, 45x Shoveler, 28x Wigeon, 22x Yellow Wagtail flew off south, Hobby thru, Tawny Owl (DSc)

Doxey Marsh
Spotted Crake on Doxey Flash (PDy, DTo)  also Great White Egret, Greenshank, Green Sandpiper, Ringed Plover, 2x Pintail, 2x Little Egret, 2x Hobby Mandarin (MBo, et al.) Peregrine, Common Sandpiper (GPr)

Middleton Lakes
Curlew Sandpiper on west scrape (MPo)  -  Cattle Egret east scrape before flying south (Mercian Birding)

Alrewas Arboretum
2x Little Egret, 2x Green Sandpiper, 3x Yellow Wagtail on Junction Pit (JWo)

Saturday, 8 September 2018

Saturday 8th September 2018

                Well done to all those that took part in the rain in the 'All Dayer'  
                                      especially those at sites without hides.

Branston GPs  -  All Dayer 92 species
Whimbrel thru south, Spotted Redshank, 7x Ringed Plover, 2x Dunlin, Greenshank, Black-tailed Godwit, Swift, Hobby, Common Tern, Mandarin, (DSc)

Whitemoor Haye  -  All Dayer 66 species
Great White Egret, Goldeneye, 150+ Cormorant flying upstream of R Tame, YL Gull, Hobby, Peregrine, Green Sandpiper, (alrewas birder) - Merlin (TPe)

Ford Green 
Pintail still (JHu)

Chasewater  -  All Dayer 79 species
2x Curlew Sandpiper (JAl)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)  - All Dayer 90 species
3x Knot briefly on north shore at 14:55

Middleton Lakes  - All Dayer 91 species  (Staffs/Warks)
3x Ruff, 3x Dunlin, Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, LR Plover, Ringed Plover, Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Pintail, Hobby, Barn Owl,  (Mercian Birding)

Alvecote
Spotted Flycatcher, 4x Little Egret (MSc)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Spotted Redshank, 2x Great White Egret, 18x Little Egret, 3x Greenshank, 2x Ruff, 6x Curlew, 10x Dunlin, 20x Ringed Plover, Snipe, Whinchat, 20x Yellow Wagtail, 16x Wigeon (RCB)

Friday, 7 September 2018

Friday 7th September 2018

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Spotted Redshank still, 2x Great White Egret, 6x Whinchat (HF,SE, ABl)  -  Little Gull in Blithe Bay (RCB)

Ford Green NR
Pintail still (GAl)

Uttoxeter Quarry
4x Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 8x Curlew, 11x Goosander, Mandarin, 143x Teal, Peregrine (ABa)

Doxey Marsh
Barn Owl, 2x Green Sandpiper, Great White Egret, 2x Little Egret (MPe)  -  fem Merlin, 2x Hobby, Peregrine, 2x Spotted Flycatcher (MBo)

Branston GPs
Spotted Redshank, 7x Ringed Plover, 2x Dunlin, Green Sandpiper, 11x Snipe, 17x Little Egret, 9x Pintail, 20x Pochard, 32x Gadwall, 24x Wigeon, 36x Shoveler, 130x Teal, 83x Little Grebe, 2x Common Tern, 3x YL Gull, Whinchat, 4x Yellow Wagtail (JWo)

Thursday, 6 September 2018

Thursday 6th September 2018

Doxey Marsh
Great White Egret still, 3x Pintail, (RRa)

Middleton Lakes
Great White Egret, Ruff, Ringed Plover on JW,  Pintail, on Canal scrape 6x Snipe, LR Plover on West scrape, 4x Egyptian Geese,  (SAt)

Bobbington
2x Green Sandpiper still, DBa)

Ford Green NR
Pintail (JJo)

Alvecote
10x Little Grebe (MSc)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Spotted Redshank still, 10x Dunlin, 12x Ringed Plover, Ruff, Common Sandpiper, Osprey, Whinchat, Wheatear, 13x Yellow Wagtail (CVa)

Burston
Barn Owl, Dunlin, 7x Snipe, Yellow Wagtail (DCo)

Branston GPs
Spotted Redshank still, 3x Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, 4x Ringed Plover, 12x Snipe, Curlew, 9x Pintail, 20x Wigeon, 19x Pochard, 62x Gadwall, 26x Shoveler, 180x Teal, 79x Little Grebe, 18x Little Egret, Whinchat, 6x Yellow Wagtail, Common Tern (JWo)  -  Also Greenshank, Dunlin (DSc)

Pintail by Jon Woodcock

Doxey Marsh
Pectoral Sandpiper on Creswell Flash before being flushed by a GWE, later seen once from the main hide (MBo)

Wednesday, 5 September 2018

Wednesday 5th September 2018

Essington Quarry Pool
2x Wheatear, Redstart (JJO)

Berryhill
3x Whinchat, 3x Spotted Flycatcher, 2x Wheatear, 2x Willow Tit,  (RT, DW)

Westport Lake
Eclipse drake Pintail (CWa)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
2x juv Black Tern, Little Egret, (CVa)

Uttoxeter Quarry
Little Egret, 7x Curlew, 2x Green Sandpiper, 2x Common Sandpiper, 12x Goosander, 68x Teal (RPo)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
 Spotted Redshank, Great White Egret, Osprey, Turnstone, 30x Ringed Plover, 12x Greenshank, 4x Ruff, 6x Curlew, 20x Snipe, 6x Dunlin, Pintail, 18x Wigeon, 8x Wheatear, 2x Whinchat, 2x Spotted Flycatcher, (ABl, RPo) - Whinchat, Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail dam end (SB)

Gunstone
Yellow Wagtail (CVa)

Ford Green
2x Spotted Flycatcher, 3x Wigeon, 2x Shoveler, 7x Teal (JJo)

Dimmingsdale
25x Siskin (TEy)

Doxey Marsh
Great White Egret still (RRa, HGi)

Middleton Lakes
3x Whinchat, 3x Ruff, Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, LR Plover, Ringed Plover, 2x Egyptian Geese (Mercian Birding)  -  2x Spotted Redshank on JW (MPa via Facebook)

Essington Hall Farm
7x Spotted Flycatcher, 6x Wheatear, Redstart, (DBa)

Dimmingsdale
Whinchat near Spring Cottage (ABa)

Tuesday, 4 September 2018

Tuesday 4th September 2018

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Spotted Redshank still (RWa)  -  also over 50x Yellow Wagtail (GJM)  -  2x Great White Egret, 9x Little Egret, 8x Ruff, 7x Greenshank, 4x Dunlin, 12x Ringed Plover, 20x Snipe, Black-tailed Godwit, Green Sandpiper, Spotted Flycatcher (DBa)   -  Osprey, Turnstone, 10x Dunlin, Caspian Gull, 28x Ringed Plover, 2x YL Gull (RCB)

Berryhill
2x Whinchat, Wheatear, 2x Tree Pipit, Redstart, Spotted Flycatcher, Hobby, Lesser Whitethroat (RT)

Doxey Marsh
Great White Egret still, 2x Little Egret (RRa)

Penkridge
40x Yellow Wagtail, Hobby (Hoppy)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Juv Little Gull off the dam

i54
2x Wheatear, Yellow Wgatail (JDu)

Alvecote
5x Little Egret, (MSc)

Monday, 3 September 2018

Monday 3rd September 2018

Bobbington
Greenshank, Green Sandpiper still at The Mere (LAl, KBa)

Croxall GPs
12x Little Egret, Green Sandpiper (GSt)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
7x Pintail, 9x Wigeon, 2x Little Egret, 5x Spotted Flycatcher (PSm)

Middleton Lakes
Great White Egret on JW (RBa)

Branston GPs
Spotted Redshank still, 8x Green Sandpiper, 6x Curlew, 4x Common Sandpiper, 11x Snipe, Dunlin, Black-tailed Godwit, 19x Little Egret, 19x Pochard, 12x Wigeon, 60x Gadwall, 46x Shoveler, 124x Teal, 361x Tufted Duck, 75x Little Grebe, Common Tern, (JWo)

Doxey Marsh
Great White Egret, Little Egret, 2x Redstart, Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 5x Snipe, Pintail, 10x Gadwall, 40x Shoveler, Mandarin, Hobby, (MBo)

Sunday, 2 September 2018

Sunday 2nd September 2018

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Cattle Egret northwest  shore to 07:00 when it flew east

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Spotted Redshank still, 6x Ruff, Black-tailed Godwit, 4x Greenshank, 2x Ringed Plover, Snipe, Red Kite, 2x Little Egret, Common Tern, Peregrine,  (MJa)  -  5x Black Tern off Beech Tree Point at 12:45, Also Admaston to Blithe Bay Turnstone, 35x Ringed Plover, 8x Dunlin, 4x YL Gull,   Wheatear, Tad Bay 2x Great White Egret, Osprey (SRi)

Whitemoor Haye
Grey Partridge, 3x Yellow Wagtail, 30x Tree Sparrow, Common Tern (alrewasbirder)

Gailey Resv
Red Kite at 09:45 perched in front of Fullmoor wood, Whinchat, Ruddy Shelduck, Hobby, Lesser Whitethroat, (SRi)

Endon SWT
2x Grey Partridge, Hobby, Willow Tit (GBr)

Hatherton Resv
Common Sandpiper, Cetti's Warbler (SB)

Aqualate
Black-necked Grebe, 3x Pintail (IGr)

Branston GPs
Juv Spotted Redshank and juv Knot still on Ashy Pit, 8x Curlew, 3x Green Sandpiper, Dunlin, 3x Common Sandpiper, 9x Snipe, Black-tailed Godwit, 20x Little Egret, 3x Common Tern, Hobby, 5x Yellow Wagtail, Redstart, 12x Pochard, 32x Shoveler, 40x Gadwall, 170x Teal, 5x Wigeon, 54x Little Grebe, (DSc, JWo)

Spotted Redshank By Jon Woodcock

Uttoxeter Quarry
Great White Egret still, Little Egret, Greenshank, Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 11x Wigeon, 60x Teal (RPo)

River Sow Meadows
Wheatear, (RSw)

Radford Meadows
2x Peregrine, 3x Hobby (RSw)

Middletpn Lakes
LR Plover, Hobby, Water Rail (SNi)

Saturday, 1 September 2018

Saturday 1st September 2018

Middleton Lakes
Great White Egret on JW, Marsh Harrier over JW, 2x Dunlin, Ruff, Greenshank, Common Sandpiper, LR Plover, Ringed Plover, 5x Snipe, (SAt)

i54
Whinchat

Gailey Resv
Tree Pipit over, Ruddy Shelduck, 2x Yellow Wagtail, 6x Shoveler, Wheatear, (SRi)

Bobbington
Greenshank still, (IMo)

Branston GPs
18x Little Egret, juv Spotted Redshank, Knot, Ruff, Dunlin, 3x Green Sandpiper, Ringed Plover, Black-tailed Godwit, Common Sandpiper, 8x Curlew, 8x Snipe, 14x Yellow Wagtail, Hobby, (DSc)

Uttoxeter Quarry
Great White Egret still, Little Egret, 3x Common Sandpiper, Greenshank,  (IBu)

Tittesworth Water
3x Common Tern 3x Snipe, 5x Goosander (per JOa)

Friday, 31 August 2018

Friday 31st August 2018

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Black Tern, 6x Spotted Flycatcher, 3x Redstart

Alvecote
6x Spotted Flycatcher, 2x Redstart, Hobby, Lesser Whitethroat (TPe)

Middleton Lakes
3x Hobby, Great White Egret, (RSPB)

Bobbington
Greenshank, Green Sandpiper at The Mere (DBa)

Branston GPs
Knot, 14x Green Sandpiper, Black-tailed Godwit, 3x Snipe, Common Sandpiper, 19x Little Egret, Pintail, Wigeon, 14x Pochard, 39x Gadwall, 190x Teal, 45x Shoveler, YL Gull, 76x Little Grebe,  5x Common Tern,  Peregrine, 2x Water Rail (JWo)

Pintail by Jon Woodcock

Staffs

Thursday, 30 August 2018

Thursday 30th August 2018

Cannock Chase
Sherbrook to Freda's Grave - 2x Whinchat, 3x Redstart, 4x Spotted Flycatcher, 4x Stonechat (ABl)

Berryhill
7x Redstart still, 2x Spotted Flycatcher, 2x Willow Tit (RT, DW)

Branston GPs
14x Little Egret, Knot, 2x Black-tailed Godwit, 9x Curlew, Green Sandpiper, Snipe, 5x Common Tern (DSc)

Doxey Marsh
Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Redstart (RSt) - 2x Green Sandpiper, Mandarin (MBo)

Middleton Lakes
3x Dunlin, Wheatear, 2x Green Sandpiper, Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Egyptian Geese, 4x Common Tern, 3x Snipe (Mercian Birding)

Wednesday, 29 August 2018

Wednesday 29th August 2018

Burston
Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Ringed Plover, 26x Snipe (AEa)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
43x Ringed Plover, 14x Dunlin, 7x Curlew, 10x Greenshank, 6x Ruff, 2x Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 2x Great White Egret, 11x Little Egret, 16x Goosander, 3x Wheatear, 2x Whinchat, 15x Yellow Wagtail, Peregrine,  2x Snipe, 4x Egyptian Geese, (DBa, GWi)

Berryhill
5x Redstart still (DWa)

Tuesday, 28 August 2018

Tuesday 28th August 2018

Radford Meadows
Hobby, 10x Teal (CDa)

Burston
Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Ringed Plover, 23x Snipe, 28x Teal (AEa)

Berryhill
5x Redstart, Lesser Whitethroat (DWa)  -  Spotted Flycatcher

Middleton Lakes
Garganey, 2x Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Greenshank, 2x Dunlin, 2x Green Sandpiper, Ruff, , LR Plover, Ringed Plover, 5x Egyptian Geese, 2x Hobby, (SAt) - 3x Garganey (MercianBirding)

i54
2x Redstart (JDu)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Admaston Reach - 86x Ringed Plover, 20x Dunlin, 4x Ruff, 2x Greenshank, 2x Common Sandpiper, Wheatear, Deep end Whinchat, 3x Common Sandpiper, Yellow Wagtails, from the causeway Great White Egret (ABl)

Newborough
2x Hobby over Thorney Lakes (JWo)

Doxey Marsh
2x Green Sandpiper, Little Egret, Spotted Flycatcher, 2x Snipe, Garden Warbler, Cetti's Warbler (MBo)

Croxden Quarry
Hobby (ABa)

Monday, 27 August 2018

Monday 27th August 2018

Middleton Lakes
2x Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Green Sandpiper, 2x Dunlin, Greenshank, LR Plover, Ringed Plover, Great White Egret, Whinchat, 3x Yellow Wagtail,  (RSt)

Uttoxeter Quarry
Great White Egret still, 5x Green Sandpiper, Greenshank, 2x Common Sandpiper, Little Egret (NDP)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
4x Turnstone thru, 3x Common Sandpiper

Branston GPs
2x juv Knot Ashy Pit, Ringed Plover, 3x Yellow Wagtail, (DSc)

Tittesworth Water

Hobby, 2x Ringed Plover, (SG, KH)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Admaston to Blithe Bay  -  55x Ringed Plover, 12x Dunlin, 3x Greenshank, 3x Ruff, 5x Curlew, 3x Common Sandpiper, 4x YL Gull, 10x Yellow Wagtail, 3x Wheatear, 8x Swift, Hobby, (SRi) - Also 2x Great White Egret, 16x Little Egret, Whinchat, Peregrine, Egyptian Goose, 6x Snipe (JJH)

Gailey Resv
Ruddy Shelduck, Hobby, Common Sandpiper, Yellow Wagtails, Pochard (IMo)

Burston
Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Ringed Plover (AEa)

Branston GPs
22x Little Egret, 7x Black-tailed Godwit, 3x Green Sandpiper, 2x Knot, 2x Dunlin, 2x Curlew, 2x Common Sandpiper, Snipe, 28x Yellow Wagtail, 5x Common Tern, 40x Shoveler, Hobby (DSc)

Sunday, 26 August 2018

Sunday 26th August 2018

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
2x Juv Arctic Tern, 2x Black Tern,  fem Common Scoter,  (MPR, GJM)  -  Also 10x Greenshank, Spotted Redshank, 2x Ruff, Great White Egret, Wigeon (TPe, JAl)  -  Osprey

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Ad Black Tern, 3x Ringed Plover, Golden Plover 

Branston GPs
12x Little Egret, 7x Black-tailed Godwit, Knot, 2x Green Sandpiper, 3x Ringed Plover, 3x Snipe, 5x Common Tern, 3x Yellow Wagtail (DSc)

Gailey Resv
2x Hobby, Ruddy Shelduck, 2x Common Sandpiper, Yellow Wagtail (SRi)

Berryhill
Hobby at 19:00, (IBu)

Middleton Lakes
2x Dunlin, 2x Black-tailed Godwit, 3x Green Sandpiper, Greenshank, Ringed Plover, LR Plover, 3x Egyptian Geese, Water Rail (Mercian Birding)

Saturday, 25 August 2018

Saturday 25th August 2018

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Juv Garganey, Merlin thru, 6x Ringed Plover, 4x Dunlin, Golden Plover thru, 13x Wigeon

Uttoxeter Quarry
Great White Egret still, 3x Little Egret, Greenshank, (RPo)

Gailey Resv
Ruddy Shelduck, 2x Common Sandpiper, 4x Yellow Wagtail, Swift, also at Otherton a Whinchat, (SRi)

Berryhill
10x Redstart, Whinchat, Wheatear (RT, NDP, DW)

Chasewater
Marsh Harrier thru near Cannock Tip, also 5x Redstart, Pied Flycatcher, 3x Whinchat and Tree Pipit over, 2cy Caspian Gull, juv Med Gull, Ringed Plover, Little Egret, Yellow Wagtail, 10x Swift,  -  Cuckoo Bank, Corn Bunting, 100x Greenfinch

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Whinchat, 2x Garden Warbler, (MFo)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Tad Bay juv Spotted Redshank still, 9x Greenshank, Ruff, 6x Curlew, 8x Snipe. Osprey, 2x Great White Egret, 10x Little Egret, (RPo)

Branston GPs
10x Little Egret, 4x Black-tailed Godwit, Knot, 3x Green Sandpiper, 7x Curlew, 2x Snipe, 70x Gadwall, 25x Shoveler, 10x Common Tern, Wheatear, Redstart, 4x Yellow Wagtail, Lesser Whitethroat, Swift (DSc)

Tittesworth Water
2x Dunlin, 4x LR Plover (SGi)

Middleton Lakes
2x Garganey, 5x Black-tailed Godwit, 7x Ringed Plover, 2x Dunlin, Greenshank, Ruff, LR Plover, 6x Snipe (Mercian Birding)

Knypersley Resv
2x Spotted Flycatcher, Garden Warbler by the Osier beds (GBr)

Cannock Chase (Sherbrook Valley
Whinchat, 4x Stonechat,  Common Lizard (JWo)

Friday, 24 August 2018

Friday 24th August2018

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Spotted Redshank in Tad Bay (MPR)

Whitemoor Haye
20x Tree Sparrow, 2x Pochard, Peregrine, (alrewas birder)

Middleton Lakes
Great White Egret still  -  This evening 2x Garganey on JW, 10x Ringed Plover, LR Plover, West scrape, Ruff, Greenshank, 4x Black-tailed Godwit, 7x Snipe, 3x Egyptian Geese East scrape, Hobby over (Mercian Birding)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Imm/fem Marsh Harrier thru at 13:05

Uttoxeter Quarry
Great White Egret on main pit, (ABa)  -  Also 2x Little Egret, Ringed Plover, Green Sandpiper, 3x Common Sandpiper,  (RPo)

By Andy Barker

Barlaston
Juv Cuckoo in a garden (per NDP)

Branston GPs
8x Little Egret, 4x Black-tailed Godwit, 10x Curlew, 4x Green Sandpiper, 3x Dunlin. Ringed Plover, 3x Snipe, 6x Common Tern, 9x Yellow Wagtail, 3x Swift (DSc)

Thursday, 23 August 2018

Thursday 23rd August 2018

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Juv Spotted Redshank on north shore to 14:55 only,  Green Sandpiper, 4x Dunlin, 2x Ringed Plover, 

Cannock Chase
2x Redstart, Spotted Flycatcher Oldacre Valley (CDa)

Whitemoor Haye
2x Common Tern, Little Egret, 7x Yellow Wagtail (alrewas birder)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
2x Great White Egret Tad Bay, 3x Greenshank, Redshank, (alrewas birder)  -  4x Wheatear, Sanderling, Common Sandpiper, (MPi)

Berryhill
13x Redstart, 7x Whinchat, 8x Wheatear, 3x Lesser Whitethroat, 2x Willow Tit (RT, NDP,)

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2x Redstart, 2x Whinchat, 5x Wheatear (JDu)

Branston GPs
Knot, 5x Black-tailed Godwit, 10x Green Sandpiper, 7x Curlew, 15x Snipe, 5x Dunlin, 2x Ringed Plover, 11x Pochard, 32x Shoveler, 83x Gadwall, 133x Teal, Wigeon, 19x Common Tern, 19x Little Egret, 60x Little Grebe, 20x Swift (JWo)

Dunlin by Jon Woodcock

Wednesday, 22 August 2018

Wednesday 22nd August 2018

Whitemoor Haye
30x Tree Sparrow, Goldeneye (alrewas birder)

Bobbington
3x Little Egret, Greenshank on Mere Lane pools (DJJ)

Whittington
Redstart (DBa)

Tucklesholme
12x Ringed Plover, 3x Green Sandpiper, Dunlin, 26x Little Egret, 10x Teal, 2x Shelduck (JWo)

Doxey Marsh
Wood Sandpiper, 3x Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, Redshank, Hobby, 5x Water Rail plus young (MBo)

Branston GPs
3x Dunlin, 7x Curlew, 30x Swift, Tawny Owl (birder alrewas)

Tuesday, 21 August 2018

Tuesday 21st August 2018

Berryhill
3x Redstart, Wheatear, Tree  Pipit, Lesser Whitethroat (NDP)

Cannock Chase
Oldacre Valley,  Redstart, 6x Yellowhammer, Spotted Flycatcher, (CDa)

Middleton Lakes
7x Black-tailed Godwit, Greenshank, Ringed Plover east scrape, Ruff, 3x Egyptian Geese, 5x Snipe on JW, 2x Hobby over Dosthill NR, Black-tailed Godwit on Canal scrape, male Stonechat North Pit (SAt)  -  Great White Egret (Moocher)

Bobbington/Highgate
2x Little Egret, 2x Green Sandpiper, Snipe at The Mere (DBa)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
2x Whinchat in the west marsh

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Great White Egret, 11x Little Egret, 6x Curlew, 3x Greenshank, 6x Goosander, Osprey (RCB)

Gailey Resv
Juv YL Gull, Ruddy Shelduck, Mandarin (SRi)

Stockton Brook
Hobby hunting at 16:45 (ICT)

Branston GPs
Knot,  4x Dunlin, 3x Green Sandpiper, 8x Curlew, 3x Snipe, 91x Gadwall, 85x Teal, 15x Pochard, 12x Shoveler, 22x Little Egret, 30x Common Tern, 53x Cormorant over, 77x Little Grebe, Lesser Whitethroat, (JWo)

Monday, 20 August 2018

Monday 20th August 2018

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Juv Black Tern still

Middleton Lakes
Wood Sandpiper, 12x Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Ruff, 7x Ringed Plover, 4x Dunlin, (RSPB)  -  Great White Egret (Mercian Birding)  -  Greenshank, Green Sandpiper, LR Plover, Little Egret, Common Tern, (RBa)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Osprey, Great White Egret, Black-tailed Godwit, Little Egret (SB)  -  Also Turnstone, 35x Ringed Plover, 24x Dunlin, 8x Common Sandpiper, 2x Black-tailed Godwit, Greenshank, 2x Curlew, 3x Snipe, 10x Little Egret, 20x Common Tern (RCB)

Doxey Marsh
Drake eclipse Garganey, 2x Green Sandpiper, 4x Water Rail plus young (MBo)

Iverley
Wheatear at Sugar Loaf Eq centre, Spotted Flycatcher at Park farm (Stourbridge Birding)

Marchington Cliff
Marsh Tit (JWo)

Sunday, 19 August 2018

Sunday 19th August 2018

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Juv Black Tern still, Great White Egret to 11:50 only, 2w Med Gull

Uttoxeter Quarry
5x Green Sandpiper, 3x Common Sandpiper, Greenshank, Ringed Plover, 2x Little Egret, 4x Yellow Wagtail, 6x Gadwall, 31x Teal (ABa)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Tad Bay Osprey, Great White Egret, 7x Greenshank, 5x Curlew, Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Dunlin, Peregrine, Admaston Reach Knot, 35x Ringed Plover, 21x Dunlin, 4x Common Sandpiper, 3x YL Gull, 18x Yellow Wagtail, Hobby, (RPo, SRi)  -  Also Sanderling, 6x Little Egret, 2x Ruff, 6x Goosander (MJa) -

Tucklesholme
16x Ringed Plover, 6x Green Sandpiper, 6x Common Sandpiper, 15x Little Egret, 20x Yellow Wagtail (MYa)

Branston GPs
8x Little Egret, 7x Dunlin, 3x Green Sandpiper, 2x Snipe, 10x Common Tern, 12x Swift, Tree Pipit, juv Redstart (DSc)

Middleton Lakes
17x Black-tailed Godwit, Garganey, 5x Ringed Plover, 3x LR Plover, Dunlin, 11x Snipe

Saturday, 18 August 2018

Saturday 18th August 2018

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
3x juv Black Tern from 09:25

Essington
Hobby at the Pig Farm (JJO)

Gailey Resv
Greenshank briefly also Ruddy Shelduck, Common Tern, 2x Yellow Wagtail, 3x Swift (SRi)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Imm Marsh Harrier over Blithe Bay at 13:10 at least, Great White Egret Tad Bay also along Admaston Reach Sanderling, 24x Dunlin, 15x Ringed Plover, 5x Common Sandpiper,  (SRi)  -  Knot in Blithe Bay (JAl)

Knypersley Resv
Juv Redstart, 2x Hobby, Red Kite over, Lesser Whitethroat (GBr)

Middleton Lakes
Wood Sandpiper, 5x Black-tailed Godwit, 4x Hobby, Garganey,

Uttoxeter Quarry
Hobby, Greenshank, Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 9x Goosander (RPo)

Tucklesholme
Greenshank, 3x Dunlin, 7x Green Sandpiper, 3x Common Sandpiper, 4x Ringed Plover, 4x Yellow Wagtail, 9x Little Egret, 4x Egyptian Geese (Kay)

Whitemoor Haye
2x Common Tern, Common Sandpiper, Little Egret, Peregrine, Yellow Wagtail (alrewas birder)

Branston GPs
4x Dunlin, 2x Green Sandpiper, Curlew, Snipe, 12x Common Tern, 14x Swift, 10x Little Egret, 12x Pochard, Goosander, Hobby, (DSc)

Friday, 17 August 2018

Friday 17th August 2018

Cannock Chase
Male Redstart Oldacre Valley (CDa)

Radial Park/South Hanford farm
2x Redstart, Grasshopper Warbler (RGi)

Middleton Lakes
Wood Sandpiper still on east scrape, 4x Black-tailed Godwit, Greenshank, Dunlin, 8x Snipe, 3x Ringed Plover, 2x LR Plover, 5x Green Sandpiper, 2x Common Sandpiper, Stonechat, (SAt)

Berryhill
3x Tree Pipit, Whinchat, Wheatear, 2x Redstart (RT, NDP)  -  Botteslow Flash 8x Goosander, Common Sandpiper

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
20x Dunlin, 20x Ringed Plover, 10x Common Sandpiper, 7x Greenshank, 2x Black-tailed Godwit, Green Sandpiper, 2x Snipe, Great White Egret, 20x Common Tern, Osprey, 5x Little Egret, 3x YL Gull, (RCB)

Tittesworth Water
3x LR Plover, 2x Common Sandpiper, 9x Mandarin, 2x Dipper, 2x Willow Tit (SG, CT)

Thursday, 16 August 2018

Thursday 16th August 2018

Berryhill
3x Whinchat, 2x Wheatear, 3x Redstart, 2x Snipe (NDP, RT,)

Middleton Lakes
Wood Sandpiper, 3x Black-tailed Godwit, Greenshank, 4x Avocet, 3x LR Plover, Ringed Plover, Common Sandpiper, 4x Common Tern, Hobby, 4x Egyptian Geese (ABl)

Bignall End
Hobby over Boon Hill (MJW)

Uttoxeter Quarry
2x Greenshank, 7x Green Sandpiper, 2x Common Sandpiper, Curlew, LR Plover, 3x Little Egret, Hobby, 47x Goosander - all juvs (ABa)

Branston GPs
Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Green Sandpiper, 4x Dunlin, Common Sandpiper, 309x Tufted Duck on south pit, 14x Pochard, Wigeon, 84x Gadwall, 9x Shoveler, 68x Teal, 86x Little Grebe, 30x Common Tern, 11x Little Egret, Hobby, 20x Swift (JWo)

Wednesday, 15 August 2018

Wednesday 15th August 2018

Middleton Lakes
Wood Sandpiper, Black-tailed Godwits, Dunlin, Ringed Plover, LR Plover, Avocets, Hobby, (SWo)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Great White Egret, 9x Little Egret, 25x Dunlin, 20x Ringed Plover, 3x Common Sandpiper, 3x Black-tailed Godwit, 5x Curlew, 10x Snipe, 2x Ruff, 3x Greenshank, 2x Egyptian Geese, 25x Barnacle Geese, Spotted Flycatcher, (DBa)

Tuesday, 14 August 2018

Tuesday 14th August 2018

Bobbington/Highgate
4x Green Sandpiper (DBa)

Brankley Pastures
4x Spotted Flycatcher (JWo)

Whitemoor Haye
12x Yellow Wagtail, 3x Common Tern, Little Egret, (DAb)

Monday, 13 August 2018

Monday 13th August 2018

Middleton Lakes
Spotted Crake on East scrape but typically elusive (DHu)  -  2x Wood Sandpiper still, 5x Black-tailed Godwit, 5x Green Sandpiper, 4x Avocet, 4x Dunlin, Barn Owl  (RSPB)also 4x Ringed Plover, Common Sandpiper, 2x LR Plover, Hobby, Water Rail (ABl)  -  Garganey, Whinchat, Peregrine, (TPe)

Cannock Chase
2x Redstart near the glacial boulder (CDa)

Berryhill
5x Tree Pipit, 3x Wheatear, Whinchat, Redstart, First two Autumn Meadow Pipit over (NDP. RT.)

Branston GPs
Eclipse male Garganey still on Sandy Pit, 6x Dunlin, 3x Green Sandpiper, 2x Snipe, Curlew, 29x Little Egret, Wigeon, 104x Teal, 20x Shoveler, 77x Gadwall, 12x Pochard, 2x Mandarin, 68x Little Grebe, 20x Common Tern, (JWo)

Garganey by Jon Woodcock

Astonfields Balance Lakes
2x Peregrine over (SPe)

Sunday, 12 August 2018

Sunday 12th August 2018

Whitemoor Haye
80x Tree Sparrow along rough track, 2x Common Sandpiper, Snipe, Black-tailed Godwit thru, Goldeneye, Yellow Wagtail, Peregrine (alrewas birder)

Uttoxeter Quarry
Greenshank, 9x Ringed Plover, 7x Common Sandpiper, 6x Green Sandpiper, 2x Dunlin, 2x LR Plover, 2x Snipe, 20x Yellow Wagtail, Mandarin, 3x Little Egret, 7x Goosander, Hobby, (RPo, ABa)

Middleton Lakes
2x Wood Sandpiper still, 5x Black-tailed Godwit, 4x Common Sandpiper, 3x LR Plover, Dunlin, 3x Snipe (MPo)  -  Also 2x Whinchat, 4x Dunlin, 4x Avocet, Ringed Plover, Godwit species thru (Mercian Birding)

Berryhill
Tree Pipit, Wheatear, 3x Redstart, (RT, NDP)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Red Kite Blithe Bay at 15:20 (JAl)  -  Marsh Harrier, 7x Greenshank, 7x Black-tailed Godwit, 3x Ruff, 2x Green Sandpiper, Curlew, 10x Snipe, 13x Little Egret, 40x Common Tern, Egyptian Goose, (ABa)  -  Also 26x Ringed Plover, 10x Dunlin, 4x LR Plover, YL Gull, 7x Yellow Wagtail (PCa, TKe)

Tucklesholme
Garganey still at 16:15 (RPo)

Croxden Quarry
4x LR Plover on old lagoon (ABa)

Penkridge
30x Yellow Wagtail 

Doxey Marsh
Great White Egret, Wood Sandpiper, 2x Green Sandpiper, 2x Common Sandpiper, Little Egret, 8x Yellow Wagtail, Peregrine, Cetti's Warbler, 16x Swift (MBo)

Branston GPs
21x Little Egret, 5x Black-tailed Godwit, Curlew, 20x Common Tern, (DSc)

Saturday, 11 August 2018

Saturday 11th August 2018

Knypersley Resv
5x Bar-tailed Godwit over flying north, fem Scaup, 5x Spotted Flycatcher, Hobby (GBr)

Whitemoor Haye
2x Common Tern, 2x Yellow Wagtail, 3x Common Sandpiper,  Snipe, Goldeneye, (alrewas birder)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Sum plum Knot, 4x Greenshank, Wood Sandpiper, 4x Black-tailed Godwit, 3x Dunlin, 2x Common Sandpiper, 3x Ringed Plover, Green Sandpiper, 8x Snipe, Ruff,  4x Little Egret, 10x Goosander, Common Terns  (MJa)  -  Imm Marsh Harrier 14:30 (JAl)  - 2x Marsh Harrier over Duckleys plantation, (RPo)  -  From Admaston Reach 32x Dunlin, 19x Ringed Plover, 8x LR Plover, 5x Black-tailed Godwit, 3x Greenshank, 2x Common Sandpiper, Ruff, 5x Snipe, YL Gull, Wheatear (SRi)  -  Red Kite (ABa)

Gailey Resv
Ruddy Shelduck, 10x Goosander thru, Hobby, Common Sandpiper, 12x Yellow Wagtail, Swifts, Mandarin still, also just north at Otherton 2x Hobby (SRi)

Middleton Lakes
3x Wood Sandpiper, 5x Black-tailed Godwit, 4x Avocet, 3x Dunlin, 3x Green Sandpiper, 2x Common Sandpiper, Ringed Plover, LR Plover, Garganey, Yellow Wagtail, (TPe)

Tucklesholme
Garganey, Green Sandpiper, 2x Common Sandpiper, Whinchat, 3x Little Egret, Hobby, 4x Yellow Wagtail,  (Kay)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Crossbill over, Tree Pipit

Berryhill
Wheatear, 3x Redstart, Whinchat, c640 Goldfinch,  2x Willow Tit, (etal.)  -  Little Egret at Botteslow Flash

Uttoxeter Quarry
6x Little Egret, Greenshank, Bar-headed Goose (RPo)

Chasewater
2x Hobby, Peregrine, Redstart, 4x Tree Pipit

Alrewas
Wood Sandpiper on pit opp the Arboretum, Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, Dunlin, Hobby, Little Egret (Kay)

Cannock Chase
Crossbill near the stepping stones (JWo)

Branston GPs
24x Little Egret, eclipse male Garganey, Hobby, Peregrine, 3x Black-tailed Godwit, 6x Dunlin, 3x Green Sandpiper, Redshank, Curlew, Common Sandpiper, 28x Common Tern, Wheatear (DSc)

Friday, 10 August 2018

Friday 10th August 2018

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Drake Common Scoter, Sanderling, 2x Black-tailed Godwit, Dunlin, 5x Common Sandpiper, Ringed Plover, 2x Little Egret, Corn Bunting, Hobby

Berryhill
Wheatear, Whinchat, Redstart, 2x Willow Tit, (NDP. RT.)  -  Botteslow Flash Goosander (RT)

Middleton Lakes
2x Wood Sandpiper still, 4x Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Dunlin, 2x Common Sandpiper, 2x Snipe, Ringed Plover, LR Plover (PFor)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
3x Great White Egret still, Wood Sandpiper, 2x Sanderling, 3x Turnstone (HF. SE.)  -  Also 11x Common Sandpiper, 9x Dunlin, 5x Ruff, 12x Snipe, 2x Greenshank, 3x Ringed Plover, Curlew (alrewas birder, TSl)

Branston GPs
Sum plum Knot on Ashy Pit, 3x Black-tailed Godwit, 4x Green Sandpiper, 4x Dunlin, 2x Common Sandpiper, 3x Snipe,  27x Little Egret, 30x Common Tern, 59x Little Grebe, 12x Pochard, 15x Shoveler, 62x Gadwall, 96x Teal, 50x Swift, (JWo)

Knot by Jon Woodcock

Uttoxeter Quarry
4x Green Sandpiper, Greenshank, Redshank, 3x Common Sandpiper, LR Plover, 8x Goosander (ABa)

Thursday, 9 August 2018

Thursday 9th August 2018

Berryhill
Whinchat and Redstart off the Palletstacks track (RT, NDP)  -  also fem Redstart near the new scrape (CSi)

Knypersley Resv
Adult Cuckoo at top of Judgefield Lane in dead tree then flew west. Also Common Sandpiper (GBr)

Middleton Lakes
2x Wood Sandpiper, 2x Garganey, 5x Black-tailed Godwit, 3x Green Sandpiper, 3x Common Sandpiper, Dunlin, 16x Snipe, Hobby, Egyptian Goose,  (Mercian Birding) -  Bittern flew into reeds at west scrape

Cannock Chase
Hobby in Abrahams Valley this morning (DNe)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
2x Great White Egret, 2x Sanderling, Turnstone, 8x Dunlin, 11x Ringed Plover, 2x Greenshank, Ruff, 6x Curlew, 6x Snipe, 8x Common Tern, Wheatear, 7x Little Egret, (RBe)

Wednesday, 8 August 2018

Wednesday 8th August 2018

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
2x Red-crested Pochard, 19x Black-tailed Godwit

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
3x Great White Egret still, Whimbrel, 2x Black-tailed Godwit, 7x Dunlin, 4x Curlew, 2x Greenshank, Redshank, Green Sandpiper, 4x Ringed Plover, 11x Little Egret (MJa)

Croxden Quarry
2-3 Spotted Flycatchers near the Goldfish pool (ABa)

Uttoxeter Quarry
3x Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, Dunlin, Little Egret, 8x Goosander (ABa)

Branston GPs
7x Black-tailed Godwit, 5x Green Sandpiper, 3x Dunlin, Curlew, 20x Little Egret, 50x Common Tern, 12x Pochard, 29x Shoveler, 75x Teal, 50x Gadwall, 62x Little Grebe, 30x Swift, Water Rail,  (JWo)

Black-tailed Godwits by Jon Woodcock

Gailey Resv
Ruddy Shelduck still, 2x Common Tern (SRi)

Middleton Lakes
2x Garganey JW south, 2x Wood Sandpiper still east scrape, 6x Black-tailed Godwit, Dunlin, 22x Snipe, (Mercian Birding)

Tuesday, 7 August 2018

Tuesday 7th August 2018

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
4x drake Common Scoter at deep end, Whinchat, and a Whimbrel thru (GJM)  -  also 20x Yellow Wagtail, Hobby, 14x Ringed Plover, 3x LR Plover, 2x Dunlin (ABl)  -  3x Great White Egret, 20x Little Egret,  5x Ruff, 3x Greenshank, 4x Dunlin, 7x Snipe, 5x Curlew,  2x Green Sandpiper, 2x Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Common Sandpiper, 10x Snipe, Goldeneye,  (RWa, DBa)

Botteslow Flash
2x Little Egret, Common Sandpiper, 3x Kingfisher, 2x Swift (RT)

Knypersley Resv
Green Sandpiper (GBr)

Middleton Lakes
Wood Sandpiper still east scrape

Gailey Resv
3x Common Tern, 2x Common Sandpiper, Ruddy Shelduck (ABl)

Tucklesholme
12x Little Egret, 2x LR Plover, Common Sandpiper, 3x Egyptian Geese (JAl)

Branston GPs
Black-tailed Godwit, 8x Green Sandpiper, 3x Dunlin, 9x Curlew, 11x LR Plover, Common Sandpiper, Snipe, 14x Little Egret, 55x Common Tern, 16x Pochard, 105x Teal, 23x Shoveler, 43x Gadwall, 74x Little Grebe,  (JWo)

Monday, 6 August 2018

Monday 6th August 2018

Trentham Gardens
Common Tern flew thru (PFo)

Middleton Lakes
Wood Sandpiper still, Common Sandpiper, 4x Avocet east scrape, Dunlin, LR Plover west scrape, Red Kite over at 15:35(HKi)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Wood Sandpiper, 3x Great White Egret, Sanderling, Wheatear (HF, SE)  -  also 20x Little Egret, 3x Greenshank, 4x Green Sandpiper, 2x Ruff, 6x Dunlin, 2x Snipe, 6x LR Plover, 9x Yellow Wagtail, 3x Spotted Flycatcher, (DBa)

Gailey Resv
Ruddy Shelduck still, Mandarin, 2x Common Sandpiper, 5x Common Tern, 3x Yellow Wagtail (SRi)

Sunday, 5 August 2018

Sunday 5th August 2018

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
2x Great White Egret flew into Tad Bay (MJa)  -  3x Great White Egret in Blithe Bay (GJM)  -  Wood Sandpiper still on far side of Tad Bay (IGr)  -  Also 4x Greenshank, Green Sandpiper, 2x Common Sandpiper, 3x Dunlin, 6x Snipe, 3x Redshank, 3x Curlew, 8x Ringed Plover, 3x LR Plover, 6x Little Egret, Common Terns, 13x Yellow Wagtail,  (MJa)  -  Sanderling Admaston Reach (JAl)  -  3x Ruff, 6x Dunlin, 5x Curlew, YL Gull (SRi)

Whitemoor Haye
Great White Egret on new workings briefly, fem Wheatear, 2x Common Sandpiper, 2x Common Tern,  Yellow Wagtail, (Alrewas birder)

Middleton Lakes
Wood Sandpiper still east screen at 08:00 (SNi)  -  2x Wood Sandpiper still East Scrape, Marsh Harrier North Pit,  (Mercian Birding)

Alrewas GPs
Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, Little Egret, 2x Common Tern (Birder alrewas)

Knypersley Resv
Pair of Tufted Duck with 7 chicks, the first breeding record for at least 40 years (GBr)

Branston GPs
Great White Egret, 16x Little Egret, 11x Curlew, 7x Green Sandpiper, 6x Snipe, Dunlin, 40x Common Tern, YL Gull, 30x Gadwall, 60x Teal, 15x Pochard, escaped Bufflehead (DSc)

Saturday, 4 August 2018

Saturday 4th August 2018

Tucklesholme
Great White Egret again, 24x Little Egret, 5x Common Sandpiper, 3x LR Plover, 4x Egyptian Geese, (Kay)

Gailey Resv
Ruddy Shelduck still, 2x Marsh Tit below the dam, Peregrine, 4x Common Sandpiper, 5x Common Tern,  (SRi)

Middleton Lakes
2x Wood Sandpiper east scrape, 5x Green Sandpiper, 3x Common Sandpiper, 5x LR Plover, 4x Avocet, Dunlin, 10x Snipe, 3x Egyptian Geese, (TPe, Mercian Birding)

Tittesworth Water
Hobby, Green Sandpiper, 5x Common Sandpiper, 3x LR Plover, 2x Dunlin, 3x Snipe, 4x Little Egret, (SG,WLH, IB)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Wood Sandpiper Tad Bay (GJM), also Great White Egret, (RPo)

Doxey Marsh
Black-tailed Godwit, Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, Ringed Plover, 6x Snipe, 3x Little Egret (MJa)

Branston GPs
Marsh Harrier flew over (MYa)    -   21x Little Egret, 17x Pochard, 9x Green Sandpiper, 12x Curlew, Common Sandpiper, 36x Common Tern, Cetti's Warbler, (DSc)

Knypersley Resv
2x Hobby, Common Sandpiper, Swift (GBr)

Winkhill
2x Red Kite (Darren)

Friday, 3 August 2018

Friday 3rd August 2018

Bateswood Lake
Imm Mandarin to 08:45 only (JHu)

Cannock Chase
Male Redstart Oldacre Valley (CDa)

Middleton Lakes
Wood Sandpiper North Pit (Rob)  -  2x Wood Sandpiper, 2x Greenshank, 10x Black-tailed Godwit, 4x Green Sandpiper, 3x Common Sandpiper, 4x LR Plover, 15x Snipe, 5x Avocet, (MercianBirding)

Doxey Marsh
3x Little Egret, 2x Green Sandpiper, 2x Common Sandpiper, 3x LR Plover, 6x Snipe, Mandarin, Peregrine, 8x Water Rail + juvs (MBo)

Branston GPs
34x Little Egret, 8x Green Sandpiper, 4x Common Sandpiper, 7x Curlew, 3x Snipe, 3x LR Plover, 50x Common Tern, 55x + 24 juv Little Grebe, Wigeon, 10x Pochard, 28x Shoveler, 75x Teal, 24x Gadwall, Mandarin, Water Rail + 5 juvs, 10x Reed Warbler, escaped Bufflehead, Hobby, 2x Yellow Wagtail, (JWo)

Thursday, 2 August 2018

Thursday 2nd August 2018

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Great White Egret feeding along the Blithe, 17x Little Egret, 3x Black-tailed Godwit, Ruff, 7x Snipe, Green Sandpiper, Curlew, LR Plover, 21x Common Tern, 6x YL Gull (ABa)  -  23x Little Egret counted which is a site record (GJM)

Belvide Resv (WMNC members only)
Bittern flew along reed bed in front of Scott hide, 6x Little Egret, 5x Black-tailed Godwit

Doxey Marsh
2x Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, 4x Little Egret, Common Gull, 2x Water Rail (PDe, JTa)

Berryhill
Male Redstart and Willow Tit still (NDP)

Middleton Lakes
2x Greenshank, 5x Avocet, Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 5x Black-tailed Godwit

i54
Grasshopper Warbler (JDu)

Branston GPs
2x Presumed American Wigeon still, 35x Little Egret, 2x Common Sandpiper, 3x Green Sandpiper, 13x Curlew, 2x Snipe, LR Plover, 17x Goosander, 2x Mandarin, 36x Gadwall, 22x Shoveler, 51x Teal, 54x Little Grebe, 44x Common Tern, YL Gull, escaped Bufflehead still,  (JWo)

Presumed American Wigeon by Jon Woodcock

Bobbington
Green Sandpiper and Common Sandpiper still at The Mere (ALl)

Wednesday, 1 August 2018

Wednesday 1st August 2018

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Great  White Egret briefly at Admaston Reach (GJM)  -  3x Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Ruff, 2x Green Sandpiper, Curlew, Snipe, 8x Little Egret, 22x Common Tern, 6x YL Gull (ABa)

Bobbington/Highgate
Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper (DBa)

Middleton Lakes
Greenshank, 3x Green Sandpiper, 2x Common Sandpiper, LR Plover, 2x Avocet +3 juvs, 2x Peregrine, c40 Swift (MJa)

Doxey Marsh
2x Little Egret, 2x Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper (MPa)

Gailey Resv
Ruddy Shelduck, 3x Common Sandpiper, 6x Common Tern,  (SRi)

Branston GPs
38x Little Egret, 62x Little Grebe. 65x Teal, 7x Green Sandpiper, 3x Common Sandpiper, 24x Common Tern - no further sign of the American Wigeon. Escape Bufflehead still (DSc)

Tuesday, 31 July 2018

Tuesday 31st July 2018

Berryhill
Male Redstart at the bottom of Palletstacks paddocks, Willow Tit, (NDP)  - Botteslow Flash Common Sandpiper, also c105 House Sparrow (RT)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Whimbrel thru Blithe Bay, Turnstone at the deep end (GJM)

Tucklesholme
4x Little Egret, 2x Common Sandpiper, LR Plover, 2ad+2juv Egyptian Geese (JJH)

Whitemoor Haye
5x Common Sandpiper, 2x Ringed Plover, Common Tern, Snipe, Goldeneye (alrewasbirder)

Uttoxeter Quarry
11x Black-tailed Godwit to 18:30 only, 3x Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, LR Plover, Little Egret, 3x Mandarin (ABa)

Monday, 30 July 2018

Monday 30th July 2018

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Admaston Reach, Curlew Sandpiper still, 5x Dunlin, 9x Ringed Plover (PFo)

Trentham Gardens
Great White Egret still (DEm)

Gailey Resv
Juv Med Gull on sailing lake, Ruddy Shelduck still, 4x Common Sandpiper, 9x Common Tern, Mandarin (SRi)

Branston GPs
2x Presumed American Wigeon on Ashy Pit, Black-tailed Godwit, 3x Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, 2x Curlew, 5x LR Plover, 3x Snipe, 35x Little Egret, 35x Common Tern +18 juvs, 16x Pochard, 23x Gadwall, 46x Teal, 5x Shoveler, Mandarin, 39x Little Grebe + 17 juvs, YL Gull, escaped Bufflehead  South Pit, (JWo)

American Wigeon by Jon Woodcock

Bobbington
Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, LR Plover at The Mere (LAl)

Sunday, 29 July 2018

Sunday 29th July 2018

Tucklesholme
19x Whimbrel, Black-tailed Godwit, Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, Peregrine (@Ochuros)

Bateswood
Hobby at the plateau (TJa)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Curlew Sandpiper in Tad Bay (MPR, GJM)  -  also 3x Dunlin, 3x Common Sandpiper, 5x Curlew, 4x YL Gull, GBB Gull, 30x Common Tern (JWo)

Whitemoor Haye
5x Common Tern, 2x Common Sandpiper, Goldeneye, (@BirderAlrewas)

Middleton Lakes
3x Black-tailed Godwit, Greenshank, 4x LR Plover, 2x Green Sandpiper, 4x Common Sandpiper, Ringed Plover, 5x Snipe, 2+2 Egyptian Geese (@TameBirding)

Whittington Farm
Red Kite this afternoon also Peregrine (JLi)

Burston
Greenshank, 7x Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper (AEa)

Branston GPs
Pair of presumed American Wigeon on south pit, 34x Little Egret, 36x Common Tern, 7x Curlew, 4x LR Plover, 2x Common Sandpiper, Peregrine, also the escape fem Bufflehead (DSc, JWo)

Saturday, 28 July 2018

Saturday 28th July 2018

Whitemoor Haye
5x Common Tern, Common Sandpiper, Goldeneye, 2x Snipe, (@BirderAlrewas)

Bobbington/Highgate
2x Green Sandpiper, LR Plover at The Mere (DBa)

Middleton Lakes
3x Black-tailed Godwit, 2x LR Plover, Common Sandpiper, Avocet 2x + 3juvs, Ringed Plover, (@atkinson_steve)

Tittesworth Water
Hobby, Common Tern, 3x Little Egret, 7x Common Sandpiper, 6x LR Plover (SG, WLH, IB, CT)

Belvide Resv
Whimbrel thru at 13:00, Dunlin, 4x LR Plover, 7x Common Sandpiper

Gailey Resv
3x Common Sandpiper, 5x Common Tern (@TheSnapper1978)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
13x Dunlin, 4x Curlew, 3x LR Plover, Greenshank, 9x Little Egret, Yellow Wagtail, Common Terns, Swifts, 2x Egyptian Geese, (@MarkJac97355469)

River Sow Meadows
32x Whimbrel in two migrating flocks of 24 and 8 heading south east (@RobSwift5)

Burston
3x Green Sandpiper (AEa)

Friday, 27 July 2018

Friday 27th July 2018

Bobbington/Highgate
LR Plover at The Mere (DBa)

Trentham Gardens
Great White Egret still, 3x Common Sandpiper, Willow Tit, 5x Mandarin (HF,SE,)

Blithfield Resv
Black Tern, 6x Black-tailed Godwit, 3x Green Sandpiper, 2x Common Sandpiper, 2x Dunlin, 10x Little Egret, Peregrine, Hobby, @MarkJac97355469)

Bateswood
Wheatear this evening (PJo)

Thursday, 26 July 2018

Thursday 26th July 2018

Middleton Lakes
Common Sandpiper, 4x Snipe, Ringed Plover, LR Plover, 2+2 Avocet (@atkinson_steve)

Botteslow Flash
Common Sandpiper, LR Plover, 6x Swift (RT)

Bobbington/Highgate
2x Green Sandpiper at The Mere (DBa)

Gailey Resv
3x Common Sandpiper, 5x Common Tern, Ruddy Shelduck, (HughieKing)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
6x Black Tern in Blithe Bay this afternoon (@DKelsall3)

Trentham Gardens
Great White Egret still at 14:20 (JHu)

Branston GPs
6x Curlew, 2x Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, 4x Snipe, 2x Ringed Plover, 8x LR Plover, 10x Pochard, 43x Teal, 14x Gadwall, 7x Shoveler, Wigeon, 25x Little Egret, 32x Common Tern +17 juvs, 42x Little Grebe + 25 juvs, YL Gull, (JWo)

YL Gull by Jon Woodcock

Uttoxeter Quarry
Black-tailed Godwit, Common Sandpiper, 6x Curlew, LR Plover, 2x Common Tern (ABa)

Wednesday, 25 July 2018

Wednesday 25th July 2018

Bobbington/Highgate
LR Plover at The Mere (DBa)

Berryhill
Juv Redstart just east of Tiddlers Pool (RT)

Baddeley Green 
Red Kite over at 11:25 (JOa)

Doxey Marsh
2x Green Sandpiper (DVi)

Gailey Resv
Ruddy Shelduck still (@reeve_timothy)

Burston Wetlands
Common Sandpiper (MPa)

Middleton Lakes
5x Black-tailed Godwit, 3x LR Plover, Snipe, 2 + 3 juv Avocets


Black-tailed Godwits by Richard Eyres

Tuesday, 24 July 2018

Tuesday 24th July 2018

Middleton Lakes
Black-tailed Godwit, 3x LR Plover, 2x Dunlin, Snipe (@rbstring)

Tucklesholme
Great White Egret (@MRPittaway) - Also 17x Little Egret, 15x LR Plover, 4x Common Sandpiper, Ruff, Black-tailed Godwit, 3x Dunlin and nearby in Catton Park 4x Little Egret(@julianallen2009)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
14x Black-tailed Godwit to 13:40 then flew off south, Corn Bunting in corn field at west end

Stafford
3x Peregrine circling over the Tesco car park at 13:15 (DNe)

Bilbrook
Red Kite over north (@philcollins54)

Gailey Resv
Ruddy Shelduck, 5x Common Tern, Mandarin (@TheSnapper1978)

Branston GPs
Little Owl, 5x Green Sandpiper, 2x Common Sandpiper, 3x Curlew, 2x Snipe, Dunlin, LR Plover, 25x Little Egret, 32x+ 10juv Common Tern, 36x+18juv Little Grebe, 7x Pochard, 26x Gadwall, 12x Teal, 5x Shoveler (JWo)

By Jon Woodcock

Monday, 23 July 2018

Monday 23rd July 2018

Trentham Gardens
Great White Egret still (@DKelsall3)

Sunday, 22 July 2018

Sunday 22nd July 2018

Knypersley Resv
Male Goshawk over, also Common Sandpiper (GBr)

Whitemoor Haye
Wigeon, Peregrine, also 12x Grey Partridge reported along the rough track (@BirderAlrewas)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Female Common Scoter, 2x Dunlin, Green Sandpiper

Newcastle
Tree Pipit briefly in trees around St Mark's church Basford (@SteveJTurner76)

Doxey Marsh
4x Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 2x LR Plover, Snipe, Mandarin, 4x Little Egret, Peregrine, Water Rail (@andm62)

Trentham Gardens
Great White Egret still on first (north) Island (PBi)

By Phil Jones

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Juv Med Gull still (GJM)

Gailey Resv
15x Common Tern, Common Sandpiper, Mandarin (@TheSnapper1978)

Harrisehead
Red Kite over Longlane at 16:35 (DTh)

Saturday, 21 July 2018

Saturday 21st July 2018

Middleton Lakes
Sum Plum Ruff North Pit, Avocets, Barn Owl, Yellow Wagtail, Common Sandpiper, 3x Snipe, 6x LR Plover, juv Common Terns, 2+2 Egyptian Geese, (@atkinson_steve) - Also 3x Green Sandpiper North Pit, 2x LR Plover, Green Sandpiper on JW, (@TameBirding)

Tucklesholme
Great White Egret, Ruff, 8x Curlew, Hobby, (@Ochruros)

Bobbington/Highgate
Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper at The Mere (DBa)

Knypersley Resv
Hobby also Common Sandpiper, (GBr)

Gailey Resv
6x Common Tern, Common Sandpiper, 3x Yellow Wagtail, 3x Spotted Flycatcher (@TheSnapper 1978)

i54
Fem Redstart (@i54jamie)

Trentham Gardens
Great White Egret in trees on first (north Island) near the Heron colony, (@Take_Ded_Aim)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Juv Med Gull Tad Bay, 4x Black-tailed Godwit, 3x Ruff, 3x Greenshank, 2x Snipe, 2x Green Sandpiper, 13x Little Egret, 15x Common Tern (@rpintean)

Gnosall
Redstart in flight this morning (@Staffordbirder)

Berryhill
Male Redstart this afternoon (@nutcracker1965)

Alrewas
7x Green Sandpiper on the Junction Pit (JWo)

Uttoxeter Quarry
5x Green Sandpiper, 4x Common Sandpiper, 8x Curlew, 4x Common Tern (ABa)

Branston GPs
26x Little Egret, 20x Common Tern, 3x Green Sandpiper, 2x Common Sandpiper, Ruff, Redshank, Curlew, 2x Snipe, (DSc)


Friday, 20 July 2018

Friday 20th July 2018

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Black-necked Grebe at west end, Osprey 11:25 to 11:40 before drifting off, Red Kite at the west end

Doxey Marsh
5x Little Egret, 4x Common Tern, Black-tailed Godwit, Green Sandpiper, Common, Sandpiper, Mandarin, (@richard_rafe)

Middleton Lakes
20x Little Egret, Greenshank, Redshank, 4x Snipe

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
14x Little Egret, 4x Black-tailed Godwit, 11x Dunlin, 8x Ringed Plover, 4x LR Plover, 3x Curlew, 7x Common Sandpiper, YL Gull, 3x Yellow Wagtail (PCa, THe)

Thursday, 19 July 2018

Thursday 19th July 2018

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
3x Black-tailed Godwit, 9x Dunlin, 3x Ruff, 4x Greenshank, Redshank, Green Sandpiper, 15x LR Plover, 5x Little Egret, 50x Common Tern (RCB, et al,)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
9x Common Sandpiper, 6x LR Plover, Ruff, Greenshank, Little Egret, Redshank, Hobby

Bobbington/Highgate
Common Sandpiper at the Mere (@broadwayeight)

Middleton Lakes
Greenshank, Common Sandpiper, 2x ad Avocet (@atkinson_steve)

Doxey Marsh
4x Little Egret, Black-tailed Godwit, Greenshank, 4x Snipe, 2x Green Sandpiper, 2x Common Sandpiper, 3x LR Plover, 2x Common Tern, 5x Water Rail broods, 2x Peregrine, Cetti's Warbler (MBo)

Branston GPs
24x Little Egret, 2x Green Sandpiper, 11x Curlew, 4x LR Plover, 2x Ringed Plover, Snipe, 7x Pochard, 22x Teal, 8x Shoveler, 33x Little Grebe, 25x Common Tern, 3x YL Gull, (JWo)