Wednesday, 4 April 2018

Wednesday 4th April 2018

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Avocet Blithe Bay deep end, 2x White Wagtail on the causeway, MPR)  -  Yellow Wagtail on the causeway (GJM)  -  Osprey in Tad Bay, 5x Oystercatcher, Goosander (JWo)

By Jon Woodcock

Male Ring Ouzel still (et al) - 6x Wheatear (HFo, SEd)

By Steve Edwards

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
Black-necked Grebe, 2sum Med Gull, Blackcap

Whitemoor Haye
Corn Bunting still on bend above Sittles farm (@tighthead22) - 2x Wheatear near bend on rough road at 12:00 (DLu)

Bignall Hill
4x Ring Ouzel (3 fem, one male) at the monument (@JohnMathers1)

Branston GPs
Female Marsh Harrier seen to drop in the reed bed mid day (per DSc)

Middleton Lakes
Avocet, Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Redshank on JW also Bittern flying over JW, Yellow Wagtail, 2x Med Gull, Sand Martin, 2x Oystercatcher, (@Piccalilli123, @atkinson_steve))

Doxey Marsh (Wellingtons essential)
2x LR Plover, 2x Water Pipit, 2x Willow Warbler, 2x Cetti's Warbler, House Martin, 5x Swallow, 8x Sand Martin, Peregrine, (MBo)

11x Swallow in the evening