Saturday, 14 April 2018

Saturday 14th April 2018

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
8x Common Scoter (5 drakes), Black-necked Grebe, Ad Kittiwake thru east at 08:15, Hawfinch over east at 09:10, Osprey thru to NE at 15:45

Whitemoor Haye
6x Curlew over, 2x Common Sandpiper, Great White Egret and Corn Bunting still, 2x Egyptian Geese, 3x White Wagtail, Goldeneye, Peregrine, (@BirderAlrewas)

4x Curlew over, (RT, IBu) 7x Wheatear  (RT, NDP)

Whitmore Bent Lane
Greenshank, 2x Oystercatcher, Wheatear, Mandarin, Tree Sparrows, (@philjo61)  -  Also 2x White Wagtail (AEa, RNW)

Tittesworth Water
2x Common Scoter also Curlews (@stephengibson42)

Doxey Marsh
Whinchat still at Creswell Flash (DFo)  -  additionally Great White Egret, Black-tailed Godwit (@Chris23565)

Middleton Lakes
Osprey thru JW at 09:30 (@bins_on_a_stick)

15x Brambling at the feeding station (@AEa)

Uttoxeter Quarry
Green Sandpiper, 2x Goldeneye, 3x Goosander (@rpintean)

Redstart, Pied Flycatcher, Dipper. 2x Goosander (DSc)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
2x Common Scoter, (@ArthurBladon)  -  Also 18x White Wagtail, 5x Yellow Wagtail (@rpintean)

Lower Foxley
7x Wheatear, 6x White Wagtail, Yellow Wagtail, 2x Curlew (MBa)

Cannock Tip
Ring Ouzel in fields east of Cannock Tip, Redstart, Wheatear, (@CWG_sightings)

Branston GPs
Lesser Whitethroat, 10x Curlew, 8x Redshank, 6x LR Plover, 2x Green Sandpiper, 2x Ringed Plover, 2x ad Med Gull, Wheatear, Cetti's Warbler, Yellow Wagtail, White Wagtail, 10x GBB Gull (DSc)