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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
3 Mute Swans, 12 Gadwall, 8 Tufteds, 1 Goldeneye, Water Rail, 1 Redshank, 2 Ravens, 2 Willow Tits, 5 Redpolls.
6 Teal, drake Common Scoter, Little Egret, 5 Oystercatchers, 9 LRPlovers, 2 Common Sands, 1 Common Tern, 96 BH & 1 Common Gull.
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.
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
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.
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
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
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