Sunday, 20 January 2019

Sunday 20th January 2019

100x Pink-footed Geese NW over (BBo)

Redhead Smew still JCB south lake (IBu)  -  12x Goosander (TEy) - also 150x Pink-footed Geese over (BCa

2x Whooper Swan circled then flew off west (MYa)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
32x Whooper Swan going west at 09:15 (GJM)

Uttoxeter Quarry
20x Whooper Swan over NW at 10:00 also 125x Golden Plover, 14x Goosander, 8x Shelduck, Peregrine (RPo)

220x Skylark, 40x Yellowhammer, 55x Reed Bunting, 11x Snipe (NDP)

Whitemoor Haye
Great White Egret, 6x Egyptian Geese, 120x Golden Plover, 3x Peregrine, 2x Brambling, 3x Tree Sparrow (JAl)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
31x Pink-footed Geese circled at 14:50, Red-necked Grebe and 3x Cattle Egret still

Gailey Resv
Cetti's Warbler still, Oystercatcher, 106x Golden Plover, (SRi)

Westport Lake
33x Goosander, Goldeneye, 26x Pochard, Willow Tit (BCa)

Ad Iceland Gull, 2x Caspian Gull, 6x YL Gull, ad Med Gull in the roost

Branston GPs
Long-tailed Duck still, 18x Shelduck, 25x Shoveler, 3x Goldeneye, 16x Curlew, 8x Ruff, Snipe, 20,000 Starling (DSc)

Doxey Marsh
6x Jack Snipe, 107x Common Snipe, 2x Cattle Egret, 2x Great White Egret, Little Egret, 4x Water Pipit, 18x Pink-footed Geese, 4x Stonechat, 25x Golden Plover, 800x Lapwing, 70x Teal, 3x Gadwall, 12x Goosander, 4x Shelduck, Water Rail (GPr, MBo)

A single Waxwing at Church Lane in Rowan by the flats (TRo)

River Sow Meadows
Green Sandpiper, 10x Wigeon, 4x Grey Wagtail, 2x Tawny Owl (RSw)