1 Mute Swan, 2 Mandarins, 3 Teal, 60 Tufteds, a Little Egret in Chapel Bay – the first of many hopefully with up to twelve last year in late summer though 102 at Rutland Water over the last few days puts that into perspective, 3 Oystercatchers, 5 LRPlovers included an adult with the two large chicks & two ‘new in’ juveniles, 4 Common Sands, singles of Willow Tit & Grey Wagtail.
- Fri 23 October 2020
Probably the highlight of the autumn so far; Ogston’s third ever Woodlark flew down the reservoir at 1001 before flying east at 1004. Pretty quiet otherwise with a fem Pochard, imm drake Goosander and a fem Blackcap.
- Thurs 22 October 2020
Vis-mig at Highoredish produced 34 Pinkfeet E, 109 Redwings, 24 Chaffinches & 8 Crossbills (2+8).
- 27/12/19 News
MAM TOR The Snow Bunting still present on Dec 25th. CHURCH WILNE WATER SKI PIT The Black Necked Grebe still present on Dec 26th. On Dec 24th 2 Little Grebes, 5 Great Crested Grebes, 2 Cormorants, 8 Wigeon, 7 Gadwall, 20 Pochard, 104 Tufted Duck, 2 Goldeneye, 250 Coot and single Common and Herring Gulls. […]