Thursday, 24 July 2014

24th July - Sightings

Ladywalk - 5 Green Sandpiper, Little Egret, 5 Teal, Willow Tit (imm), 2 Peregrine (Ad,imm) (P Lichfield)
RSPB - Clouded Yellow butterfly North Pit. 7 Raven over. Also 3 LRP, Redshank, Green Sandpiper (G Williams)

Wednesday, 23 July 2014

23rd July - Sightings

RSPB - 6 Black-tailed Godwit North Pit. Also Redshank, Dunlin, Common Sandpiper, 10 Ringed Plover, 6 Oystercatcher, Hobby, Wigeon, 2 Pochard, 8 Teal, 10 Little Egret around reserve. 3 Green Sandpiper Hall Lake (G Williams, Staffs Birding)

Tuesday, 22 July 2014

22nd July - Sightings

RSPB - 3 Black-tailed Godwit, Ringed Plover, Redshank Jubilee Wetlands.  Redshank, a family of 4 Oystercatcher, Greenshank, 5 Little Egret, Wigeon and 4 Teal North Pit. 2 Green Sandpiper Hall Lake (G Williams)
Shustoke - 3 Common Sandpiper, LRP (S Cawthray)

Monday, 21 July 2014

21st July - Sightings

RSPB - Wigeon, 6 broods of Tufted Duck (34 young) North Pit. Also Ringed Plover. Water Rail Silt Pool (G Williams)

Sunday, 20 July 2014

20th July - Sightings

RSPB - No sign of Great-White Egret today. Water levels up. Greenshank flew North 11.00am. Common Sandpiper, 2 Grasshopper Warbler Jubilee Wetlands. 9 Little Egret Hall Lake. LRP Bodymoor Pit (D Hutton, TP, K Thorpe)

Saturday, 19 July 2014

19th July - Sightings

RSPB - Great White Egret, 7 LRP, 2 Ringed Plover, 3 Dunlin, Common Sandpiper, 3 Snipe, 2 Redshank, Oystercatcher, 5 Little Egret, 1 reeling Grasshopper Warbler (Matt Hall) Whimbrel (per Birdguides)

Friday, 18 July 2014

18th July - Sightings

RSPB - Great-White Egret still 8.45pm at least Jubilee Wetlands. Also seen on New Reedbed Pit and Fisher's Mill (Many Obs) Also Ruff(ad m), Black-Tailed Godwit, 8 Dunlin, 11 LRP, Ringed Plover, 2 Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, 4 Little Egret, 6 Teal, 6 Shoveler, 3 broods Gadwall (2 new from last week), 2 Grasshopper Warbler (TP, J Allen, J Morgan, K Thorpe, J & P Hughes et al)