2 Mute Swans flew through, 2 Mandarins, drake Wigeon, 6 Goldeneye, 4 Goosander, 4 Oystercatchers, 5 Curlews late evening, 24 Common Snipe were flushed off the west bank by a Sparrowhawk hunting in low, quartering Harrier-like fashion, 2 Lesser Redpolls and the Twite still present with c130 Linnets. In the gull roost an ad Glaucous & juv/1stW Iceland Gulls.
- 20 July 2019
adult Mediterranean gull, adult Yellow-Legged Gull, Little Egret, Oystercatcher, 3 Mute Swan.
- 18 July 2019
Black-Tailed Godwit, 2 Little Egret, adult Yellow-Legged Gull, Peregrine, 3 Herring Gull. 22 Lesser Black-Backed Gull, 31 Black-Headed Gull, Oystercatcher, 2 Common Tern, 4 Little Grebe, female Gadwall+9 young, 7 Mandarin, 106 Coot, 65 Tufted Duck.
- News 11/7/19
ELTON COMMON Still up to 3 male Quail “singing” 4-10th July. OGSTON RESERVOIR An Osprey and 3 Avocets on 4th July with the Osprey again present on 6/7th July. Two drake Common Scoters on 10th July with a Goosander and a Hobby on 6th July. A Whimbrel on 9th July with a Black Tailed Godwit […]