Tuesday, 6 September 2022

Tuesday 6th September 2022

Middleton Lakes

Ruff, 2x Greenshank, possible 3x Curlew Sandpiper, 3x Garganey, 


5x Whinchat from the Palletstacks, and a Spotted Flycatcher Fenton Park east of the sunken garden, (IBu)

Rudyard Lake

Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 3x LRP, 2x Snipe, 2x Yellow Wagtail, Goosander, (SGi)

Tittesworth Water

Green Sandpiper, 2x Common Sandpiper, 83x Lapwing, Snipe, 9x Goosander, (SGi)


2x Redstart, 2x Whinchat, Great Egret, (MSc)


Barn Owl, (SGi)

Branston GPs

21x Dunlin, 19x Curlew, 2x Black-tailed Godwit, 2x Ruff, 2x Greenshank, 5x Ringed Plover, 2x LRP, 10x Green Sandpiper, 17x Snipe, 2x Black-necked Grebe, Great Egret, 9x Little Egret, Pintail, 154x Pochard, 8x Wigeon, 73x Little Grebe, Water Rail, Common Gull, 3x YL Gull, Peregrine, 2x Green Woodpecker, Lesser Whitethroat, Cetti's Warbler, 4x Greenfinch, Yellow Wagtail, (JWo)

                                                 Lesser Whitethroat by Jon Woodcock       

Ebstree Smestow Valley

Greenshank, Green Sandpiper, Snipe, (CVa, IMo)

Tixall Heath

Red Kite over at  13:30, (RCB)