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3 Goosander (1m 2f), 25 Great Crested Grebe, 4 Goldeneye (2m 2f), 11 Lesser Redpoll, 1 Dunlin, 1 Grey Wagtail, 12 Wigeon, Little Egret
Great Spotted Woodpecker, Dunlin, Sparrowhawk, 4 Goosander (1 m, 3 female), 3 Goldeneye (1 m, 2 female), 30 Gadwall, 4 Wigeon
At the end of the day, 13 members said that they’d enjoyed the trip which surprised the leader a bit considering how quiet Blacktoft had been. We started at North Cave in glorious sunshine and between us, visited all the … Continue reading
For this months stroll we took in a full circuit of the reservoir on a dry, mainly overcast but still reasonably bright day. 8 soles were rewarded with a pleasant total of 42 species! Redwing, Cormorant, Long Tailed Tit, Goldcrest, … Continue reading
The walk was well attended by 14 people. We did the loop around the reservoir which took about three hours. Thirty three species were seen, the highlights being a large flock of Hirundines over the car park, mainly Sand Martin … Continue reading
174 Tufteds, Little Egret, ad Peregrine, Hobby, 100+ Swifts – some moving through, Kingfisher.
2 Egyptian Geese, 4 Mandarins, 12 Teal, Osprey 1550-1610, Peregrine, 5 LRPlovers (fem with 4 juvs), ad Ringed Plover, Common Sand, 2 ad Yellow-l-Gulls, ad Common Gull, 1 Swift, Raven heard, 2 Willow Tits, 14 Chiffchaffs, 5 Blackcaps, a Garden … Continue reading
2 Egyptian Geese, 4 Mandarins, pair of Common Scoters still, 4 Little Egrets, 7 Oystercatchers, 4 LRPlovers, a Dunlin, 4 Common Terns inc the two chicks, juv Peregrine, Grey Wagtail and a Lesser Whitethroat.
6 Mandarins, 13 Gadwall, 5 Shoveler, 6 Goldeneye, Water Rail still, 11 Little Grebes, a Red Kite NE 1523-28, 17 Common Buzzards, single Sparrowhawk & Kestrel, 4 Oystercatchers, 6 Curlews early morning, 40 Snipe flushed off the west bank by … Continue reading
47 Canada & 25 Greylag Geese, drake Mandarin, 9 Gadwall, 2 Shoveler, 5 Pochard, 6 Goldeneye, 2 Goosander, 20 Grey Herons with thirteen active nests, just 14 Coots, Water Rail, 3 Snipe