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8 Gadwall, 6 Shoveler, 1stW Common Scoter still, Water Rail calling right of the main hide, ad Yellow-l-Gull & a Willow Tit.
10 Gadwall, 4 Shoveler, 1stW drake Goldeneye, 1stW Common Scoter, 6 Snipe, ad Yellow-l-Gull, 2 Fieldfares, 2 Willow Tits & 4 Bramblings.
Not much in the foggy conditions this morning; a few Fieldfares, 60-70 Linnets, 10 Yellowhammers, a couple of Meadow Pipits and a Pied Wagtail – all on the ploughed field behind the west bank.
2 Mandarins, at least 5 Shoveler, a Common Snipe, ad Yellow-l-Gull, 2 Ravens, 2 Swallows lingering, 2 Chiffchaffs and a Brambling in the car park. A flurry of vis-mig activity when the rain stopped around 1000hrs with 1530 Redwings W, … Continue reading
Juv Mute Swans, drake Pochard, Common Sand on the dam wall still, ad Yellow-l-Gull, 10 Swallows, 2 Chiffchaffs.
4 Mute Swans, 4 Shelduck, 28 Mandarins, 12 Gadwall, 120+ Tufteds, Little Egret, Osprey from 0900-10 at least (for its sixth day), ad Yellow-l-Gull, 63 BHGulls through, c30 Swifts, c110 House Martins & c80 Goldfinches.
22 GCGrebes, 42 Cormorants, 2 Little Egrets, 21 Gadwall, 2 Teal, 90 Tufteds, 3 different Red Kites, one tatty bird S and two probable juvs E, Sparrowhawk, 1/2 Hobbies, juv f. Peregrine, a juv Dunlin circled 1050 without landing, ad … Continue reading
Redshank, Common Tern, 4 Mute Swan.
Osprey, 2 Little Egret, 1 colour ringed at Wlathamstow Reservoir, 4 Mandarin, 25 Cormorants, 4 Mute Swan, fem Gadwall+4 young, Common Sandpiper, 2 Little Ringed Plover, 2 Common Tern, 10+Sand Martin, 50+Swift.
Curlew, Little Egret, 2 Sedge Warbler, 2 Oystercatcher, Tree Sparrow (at feeders).