Sunday, 14 April 2019

Sunday 14th April 2019

Male Garganey still on Pretty Pigs pool, Common Sandpiper, 2x Green Sandpiper,  (ARa)

2x male Ring Ouzel still from track below the mast, 7x Wheatear (NDP)  -  Sand Martin (IBu)

Shoal Hill
3x Ring Ouzel from Mansty Lane (SRi, LCl)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
2x Black-necked Grebe, 2x Black-tailed Godwit, Little Gull, Dunlin, 2x LRP, 2x Yellow Wagtail, Med Gull

Redstart (TEy)

Brankley Pastures
5x Yellowhammer, Curlew, Brambling, 2x Mandarin (SCa)

18x Crossbill from upper track, 2x Brambling (TRo)

Ford Green
Red Kite over south (JJo)

Reed Warbler, 4x Goldeneye, Cetti's Warbler (RSw)

Hanford Park Farm
3x Wheatear, Redstart (LS)

Cannock Chase
2x Ring Ouzel, 2x Tree Pipit, 3x Brambling (JTi)  -  male Redstart just north of Penkridge Bank CP (GRu)

Whitemoor Haye
Female Merlin, Corn Bunting (JAl)  - Common Gull, 4x Egyptian Geese, Little Egret, Goldeneye, 250x Fieldfare,  (BirderAlrewas)

Uttoxeter Quarry
Redhead Smew, 8x Yellow Wagtail, 5x White Wagtail, 4x Green Sandpiper, 16x LRP, 6x Curlew, Ringed Plover (ABa)

Bignall Hill
One possibly two  Ring Ouzel below the monument around the quarry (PJo)

Beacon Hill Stafford
2x Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail, 40x Linnet (DCo)

Tittesworth Water
LRP, Common Sandpiper, 10x Goosander, 5x Barnacle Geese, 3x Lapwing (JOa)

Branston GPs
Red-crested Pochard, 3x Avocet, 2x Curlew, 4x Ringed Plover, 2x Green Sandpiper, Redstart, Lesser Whitethroat, 2x White Wagtail, 10x Willow Warbler, 2x Mandarin,  (DSc)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
Redshank, 3x LRP, ad YL Gull, 600x Sand Martin, 20x House Martin (JWo)