13 Gadwall, 6 Shoveler, 4 Goldeneye, 17 Goosander roosted, 9 GCGrebes, an Oystercatcher, a Woodcock, singing Willow Tit, 70 Redwings, c50 Pied Wagtails roosted. In the gull roost an adult Glaucous-type gull that may have been the real deal but looked like the bird present early last year with a fractionally too dark (Herring Gull shade) mantle and some grey in the folded primaries. Worth checking-out anyway.
- Mon 23 March 2020
7 Shoveler, 2 Water Rails, 12 Curlews late afternoon, 3 Snipe, 4+ Sand Martins.
- Sun 22 March 2020
10 Mandarins, 3 Shoveler, 6 Goldeneye, 3 Goosander, two pair of Sparrowhawks displaying, 4 Oystercatchers, 4 Curlews , 61 Snipe ( again, flushed by a Sparrowhawk), 60 Common Gulls through including a leucistic 1stW, single Brambling.
- 27/12/19 News
MAM TOR The Snow Bunting still present on Dec 25th. CHURCH WILNE WATER SKI PIT The Black Necked Grebe still present on Dec 26th. On Dec 24th 2 Little Grebes, 5 Great Crested Grebes, 2 Cormorants, 8 Wigeon, 7 Gadwall, 20 Pochard, 104 Tufted Duck, 2 Goldeneye, 250 Coot and single Common and Herring Gulls. […]