7/6/19 News

MONYASH   A Common Crane flew NW at 10.00 a.m. on June 7th. The 1st record this year.

CARSINGTON WATER   A Turnstone on June 6th. On May 29th a Little Egret and 2 Dunlin: a drake Teal on May 31/June 6th with 4 Ringed Plover and a Little Egret on June 3rd, 6 Redshank on June 6th and a Little Egret again on June 7th. Up to 3 Yellow Legged Gulls noted during May 29-June 7th.

OGSTON RESERVOIR  2 Ringed Plover on May 29th, a Little Egret, 2 Little Ringed Plover and 2 Curlew on June 1st, a Dunlin, a Ringed Plover and a Common Sandpiper on June 2nd.  On June 3rd a Red Kite flew SW and a Dunlin and 2 Ringed Plovers noted with a Dunlin, a Ringed Plover and 3 Teal on June 4th. Up to 4 Oystercatcher and 2 Common Terns also noted during this period

CARR VALE DWT RESERVE  On June 1st a drake Mandarin and a Red Kite. Two Red Kites flew through on June 5th ,one having been seen earlier a Pools Brook CP. During the period up to 43 Gadwall, 2 Teal, 1 Pochard, 2 Oystercatchers and 3 Common Terns noted.

LONG EATOM GP   On May 30th 1 Goosander, 2 Little Egrets, 2 Dunlin and 3 Pochard with a Little Egret and a Sanderling on June 1st.

MIDDLETON MOOR   2 Shelduck, 2 Sanderling and  Dunlin on May 30th.

ALVASTON PARK   Still 4 Ring Necked Parakeets on June 4th

ASTON-ON-TRENT GRAVEL PITYS   A Red Kite on June 2nd, also 2 Little Ringed Plovers, a Shoveler and a Common Tern.

WHITWELL   A Quail singing on June 4th.

WILLINGTON GP   A Red Kite on June 5th with the drake Wigeon, 2 Oystercatchers, a Cuckoo and 9 Common Terns still present on June 6th.

DUFFIELD   A Red Kite on June 1st.


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