Wednesday, 15 July 2020

Wednesday 15th July 2020

Redshank briefly before flying off north, (MFo)  -  3x Common Sandpiper, (JDu)

Middleton Lakes
Black-tailed Godwit, Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 2x LRP, Yellow Wagtail, (MSm)

Cattle Egret over the lake at 08:00, LRa)

LRP, Lesser Whitethroat, 2x Egyptian Geese, (DBa)

Branston GPs
6x Ringed Plover, Common Sandpiper, 2x Oystercatcher, 9x Little Egret, 15x Common Tern, Green Woodpecker, (CEc)  -  also drake Common Scoter, 15x Black-tailed Godwit, 9x Curlew, Redshank,  (BAS, AMS)  -  also Common Scoter still at 21:00, 24x Black-tailed Godwit, Greenshank, 8x Shoveler (one juv) = first breeding success here, (DSc)

Uttoxeter Quarry
13x Little Egret on main pit, 21x Curlew, (ABa)

Barton Gate
Red Kite over at 16:12, (KBi)

Brankley Pastures
Plenty of Gamekeepers and Small Skippers, (JWo)