Saturday, 6 January 2018

Saturday 6th January 2018

32x Pink-footed Geese over NW at 08:35, further 100x over NW at 10:47 (@nutcracker1965)

Great Northern Diver still off the dam (@ArthurBladon) - Ad Med Gull, 4x YL Gull in the roost

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
170x  Pink-footed Geese over north at 09:50, a further 120x over N at 11:10, 86x over N at 14:30, Hawfinch still at 14:20

Uttoxeter Quarry
400x Pink-footed Geese over in two skeins, a further 60x over NW at 11:00, 70x more NW  at 11:09, Whooper Swan NW at 10:30 (@rpintean)

Gailey Resv
4x Gadwall, 3x Goldeneye, Peregrine thru (@TheSnapper1978)

Radford Meadows
Pintail, 3x Goosander, 416x Wigeon, 300x Teal, 9x Shoveler, (@Clive_Davies1)

160x Pink-footed Geese thru (@154foz)

90x Pink-footed Geese over NW at 10:15 (AHa)

200x Pink-footed Geese over west  (DEm) - 300x Pinkfeet over west this afternoon (GSa)

260x Pink-footed Geese over SW at 11:26 (DSc)

Stoke on Trent
300x Pink-footed Geese over Sandford Hill west at 10:30 and a further 200x at 10:40 (CSi)

500x Pink-footed Geese in three skeins between 11:00 and 12:00, 2x Hawfinch still around the church(@keelebirder)

Audley - Mill End
2x Pink-footed Geese next to Mill pool at 11:30 (JHu)

Ford Green NR
100x Pink-footed Geese over NW (JJo)

7x Hawfinch still at St Werburgh's church (@rpintean)

Silverdale CP
2x ad YL Gull on the Void (@philjo61)

Branston GPs
17x Curlew, 8x Ruff, 2x Redshank, Dunlin, 2x Green Sandpiper, 4x Little Egret, 11x Pochard, 200x Teal, (DSc) - c35,000 Starling in the roost

Whitemoor Haye
800x Lapwing, 36x Pochard, Goldeneye, 88x Wigeon, 3x Goosander, Green Sandpiper, Peregrine, 12x Yellowhammer, 4x Tree Sparrow (@BirderAlrewas)