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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 … Continue reading

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27 November 2017

3 Mute Swans, 12 Gadwall, 8 Tufteds, 1 Goldeneye, Water Rail, 1 Redshank, 2 Ravens, 2 Willow Tits, 5 Redpolls.

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22 July 2017

6 Teal, drake Common Scoter, Little Egret, 5 Oystercatchers, 9 LRPlovers, 2 Common Sands, 1 Common Tern, 96 BH & 1 Common Gull.

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4 June 2017

An Osprey flew high west at 1040 without taking any notice of the reservoir. Quiet otherwise with the Blue Snow Goose and a Dunlin the only birds of note with a Dipper on the river below the dam wall.

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17th May 2017 Latest News

Thanks to Rod Key for the following:- FORRESTS PLANTATION NEAR CLOWNE   A report of a probable Iberian Chiffchaff singing early afternoon on May 17th found by an ecologist. It was looked for later by other birders but nothing was seen … Continue reading

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Open Hide Day May 1st

There will be an Open Hide Day event on Monday 1st May when non-members will have access to the hides from 10am to 4pm.

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2 April 2017

2 Mute Swans, 4 Gadwall, 1 Goldeneye, second Osprey of the spring at 1355, Goshawk chasing an Oyker!, 4 Oystercatchers, 9 Snipe, 7 Curlews, Green Woodpecker, Kingfisher, first House Martin with 45 Sand Martins & 15 Swallows and at least … Continue reading

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19 February 2017

4 Gadwall, 3 Tufted Ducks, 5 Goldeneye, 13 Goosander, 23 GCGrebes, 9 C. Buzzards, 589 Lapwings, 2 Oystercatchers, the first Curlew of the year, 9 Snipe, 2 Tawny Owls calling, 2 Peregrines, male Kestrel, 2 Ravens, 66 Linnets & 5 … Continue reading

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5 July 2016

2 Mute Swans, 96 Canada & 46 Greylag Geese, 1 Mandarin, 40 Tufted Ducks, 4 Little Egrets, single G.B.B, L.B.B. & B.H.Gulls, 6 Common Terns (including three chicks), 2 Oystercatchers and a young Tawny Owl calling. Two Ospreys showed in the afternoon, … Continue reading

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22 June 2016

A Little Egret on the west bank was joined by a second at 1045, only the third record this year. Also 102 Canada & 68 Greylag Geese (inc. two broods of young), Single GBB & BH Gulls and a pair of Common … Continue reading

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