At least 5 Mandarins, 4 Gadwall (2 pairs), a Wigeon, two pairs of Shoveler (first for some time),11 Tufteds, 3 Goldeneye, 5 Goosander, 5+ C.Buzzards, 2 Sparrowhawks and the juvenile male Goshawk again causing mayhem amongst the local Wood Pigeons & Crows; often the first indication of it’s presence, 4 Oystercatchers, 1/2 Little Ringed Plovers, 2 Curlews, single Common Snipe and at least seven Chiffchaffs.
- Fri 27 November 2020
2 Pinkfeet with Greylags, 7 Gadwall, 17 Tufteds, 6 Goldeneye, 5 Goosander, 73 Cormorants, 2 ad Caspian Gulls in the roost, 853 Jackdaws SE to roost, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Grey Wagtail.
- Thurs 26 November 2020
2 Gadwall, 15 Tufteds, drake Goldeneye, pair of Goosander, 74 Cormorants, 5 Little Grebes, 32 GCGrebes, c270 Jackdaws to roost, Chiffchaff on the west bank. A Sparrowhawk took a Blackbird as it flew to roost in the Blackthorn patch, the bird escaping in the ensuing commotion.
- 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. […]