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)

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)

2284x Meadow Pipits over south up to 11:00 also a Wheatear present (RTo)

1480x Meadow Pipits over south (NDP)