Friday, 18 April 2014

18th April - Sightings

RSPB - Glossy Ibis still Jubilee Wetlands. Red-Crested Pochard still on river (per Birdguides)
Kingsbury South - Curlew over Mill Field (TP)
Shustoke - Aythya Hybrid still but no signs of Black-Necked Grebes (TP)

Thursday, 17 April 2014

17th April - Sightings




Glossy Ibis and Grasshopper Warbler - Steve Pick

RSPB - Glossy Ibis, Sanderling, 9 Dunlin, 15 Ringed Plover, Black-Tailed Godwit, Wheatear, 2 White Wagtail, 2 House Martin, 50 Swallow Jubilee Wetlands. 4 Avocet , Mediterranean Gull(ad), 2 Goosander North Pit. Also 5+ Grasshopper Warbler, 2 Sedge Warbler around reserve (K Sargent, TP et al) The Ibis flew into Warwickshire this evening but returned (TP)
Shustoke - 2 Black-Necked Grebe (P Forbes)

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

16th April - Sightings

RSPB - Glossy Ibis Jubilee Wetlands 5.30pm at least (F Mosey, K Thorpe et al) Also Avocet, Black-Tailed Godwit, 13 Ringed Plover, Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, 5 Dunlin, Mediterranean Gull, Goosander, 3 Grasshopper Warbler, Sedge Warbler, Yellow Wagtail around reserve.  (F Mosey, K Thorpe et al) Cuckoo, Reed Warbler, Whitethroat, Lesser Whitethroat, Green Sandpiper Fisher's Mill (K Thorpe, A Anscomb et al) Garden Warbler heard between Car Park and Fisher's Mill (A Anscomb) Whimbrel over to North 7.40pm (J Allen)

Ladywalk - Whitethroat, Cuckoo, 2 Sedge Warbler, 12 Goosander, 2 Wigeon (P Sofley) 2 Avocet, Goldeneye reported on 13/4 (per P Sofley)

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

15th April - Sightings

Ladywalk - Green Sandpiper, 12 Goosander (P Casey)
RSPB - Redstart along entrance track. View hedge looking down towards farm near gate (S Cawthray) 3 Avocet, 2 Common Sandpiper, 12 Dunlin, White Wagtail Jubilee Wetlands. Mediterranean Gull, 3 Goosander, Greenshank, Snipe North Pit (M Pollock)
Shustoke - Red Kite (S Cawthray)
Kingsbury South - 8 Yellow Wagtail, 2 White Wagtail Mill Field. 3 Common Tern Bodymoor Heath Water (S Cawthray)
Alvecote - Mandarin, Common Sandpiper, 2 Yellow Wagtail, White Wagtail (A Archer)

Monday, 14 April 2014

14th April - Sightings

RSPB - Red-Crested Pochard(fem) still on river by Fisher's Mill. Grasshopper Warbler, Lesser Whitethroat Fisher's Mill. 5 Kingfisher along river. 32 Dunlin, 12 Ringed  Plover, White Wagtail Jubilee Wetlands (F Mosey et al) 3 Wheatear Fisher's Mill Meadow. Wheatear west side. Common Sandpiper Dosthill(Warks). 2+ Sedge Warbler (per Birdforum)
Kingsbury South - 8 Yellow Wagtail, 1+ White Wagtail Mill Field. 4 Common Tern Bodymoor Heath Water (TP, C Cook)

Sunday, 13 April 2014

13th April - Sightings

RSPB - Grasshopper Warbler Fisher's Mill. 26 Dunlin (+2 North Pit), Wheatear Jubilee Wetlands. 2 Goosander, Mediterranean Gull (S Pick)
Coton - Lesser Whitethroat (TP)
Alvecote - 2 Lesser Whitethroat - Mill Pool layby and east of Shuttington Bridge. Also Common Sandpiper Teal Pool. Little Egret Mill Pool (A Archer).

Saturday, 12 April 2014

12th April - Sightings

Coton - Whitethroat (D Hutton)
RSPB - 2 Mediterranean Gull (ad, 2nd Sum), 20 Dunlin, 3 Curlew, Common Tern, Yellow Wagtail, 2 White Wagtail, 24 Swallow. Lesser Whitethroat Fisher's Mill bridge (A Archer, J Allen et al) Red-Crested Pochard (fem) again on river by Fisher's Mill (TP et al) Grasshopper Warbler somewhere (per noticeboard)
Kingsbury South - 3 Yellow Wagtail, 2 White Wagtail, Lesser Whitethroat Mill Field (D Hutton, A Archer et al) 200+ Sand Martin, Lesser Whitethroat Hemlingford Water. 4 Goosander on river (TP)