Category Archives: Ogston Daily Report
26 Gadwall, male Peregrine (with a broken leg), a Waxwing heard in the Sailing Club-possibly flushed by a Sparrowhawk and the Twite still present.
6 Pochard (4 drakes), 4 Goldeneye, 16 Goosander (8 drakes), a Little Egret and the Twite. In the roost 2 ad Yellow-l-Gulls.
2 Gadwall, 4 Goldeneye (2 drakes), 19 Goosander roosted.
6 Pochard (4 drakes), 3 Goldeneye (2 drakes), 8 Goosander (3 drakes), single Raven, c30 Fieldfares, Twite still with c85 Linnets. Behind the dam wall no Dippers but 3 Tree Sparrows on feeders, c45 Siskins, Kingfisher & Grey Wagtail. Later … Continue reading
7 Pochard, 2 Goldeneye, a Snipe and the Twite still present.
The Twite was still present and showing well from the car park with 51 Linnets. Also 6 Pochard (4 drakes) and a drake Goosander.
7 Pochard still, drake Goosander, 6+ Buzzards and the Twite lingering but generally elusive. In the gull roost 1st & 2ndW Caspian Gulls.
230 Teal, 168 Mallard, 7 Pochard (4 drakes), 3 drake Goosander. The Twite was heard but the flock only seen briefly.
4 Goosander (3 drakes), 43 GCGrebes, a male Peregrine killed a Coot on the north bank, single Chiffchaff and the Twite still present.
6 Pochard (4 drakes), 4 Goldeneye (3 drakes), drake Goosander, 45 GCGrebes (an excellent count for here), c200 Redwings, 52 Pied Wagtails roosted. In the gull roost an adult Caspian Gull and a probable hybrid Caspian, also adult.