1 Mute Swan, 19 Mandarins, 3 Teal, 6 Gadwall, 6 Little Egrets, 3 Little Grebes, 3 different Ospreys this morning; the regular bird from 1005 onwards caught a fish & left west, a juvenile was present from late am and spent a lot of time perched up in a tree opposite the Public Hide ( where it was seen last night also) and a different adult-type flew SE at 1138, 4 Buzzards, 2+ Sparrowhawks, 2 Kestrels, 2 Greenshank briefly just before 1000, juv Common Tern through 1200, ad Yellow-l-Gull, 2 Ravens.
- 16 February 2018
54 Greylags with the Pinkfoot, 8 Gadwall, drake Wigeon, 8 Tufteds, fem Goldeneye, 9 Goosander ( 2 drakes) had increased to 13 (6 drakes) at dusk, 2 GC & 2 Little Grebes, ad Peregrine, Goshawk, two Red Kites over Ogston Hall/Lodge Plantation 1205-15, 2 Oystercatchers & a Willow Tit.
- 15 February 2018
1 Pinkfoot, 3 Gadwall, drake Wigeon, 2 Tufteds, fem Goldeneye, 7 Goosander, 3 GCGrebes, Oystercatcher, 373 Lapwings.
- News 12/2/2018
Thanks to Rod Key for the following:- NEWTON SOLNEY The 2 Cattle Egrets still their favourite Sheepfield on 11th Feb. viewed from the B5008, the Repton-Burton road. DRAKELOW DWT RESERVE The long staying female Long Tailed Duck still present on 11th Feb after going over the water to Branston GP during the last few days. […]