Pair of Pintail still, drake Pochard, 10 Tufteds, 2 Goldeneye, 4 Goosander, a Red Kite reported to me to the north of the recording area, 5 Oystercatchers, single Raven and the Twite still with the Linnet flock ranging up & down the west bank, best looked for by scanning through them when they perch up. In the gull roost 2ndW Caspian & 1stW Yellow-l-Gull with a juv Glaucous Gull that was constantly harassed by two Herring Gulls and may not have stayed. No sign of yesterday’s Iceland Gull.
- 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 […]