10 - 13 degrees with 8/8 cloud and a hardly noticeable south westerly.
It felt very quiet this morning, but with several birders out and about, the day list is very good. + with even more additions from this afternoon and evening.
Anglers CP Vis Mig (GJS) :
Golden Plover 10 south, BRAMBLING 5 east, Wood Pigeon 210 south
Fieldfare 103, Redwing 155, Starling 104, Skylark 6.
Anglers CP: Mediterranean Gull
2 x 1stW. Redshank 1
and then flew to WRes..
Goosander 18, Goldeneye 17, Little Egret 1, Little Grebe 7, Cormorant 26, Snipe 1.
A female STONECHAT was on the Sand Martin island.
Cold Hiendley Res: 7 Whooper Swans
flew over south at 11.30hrs + 1 adult left ACP SE at 14.55hrs. (CS)
Haw Park Wood:
Nuthatch 4 + 1 Pits Wood. Treecreeper 3. (CS)
Goldcrest 77 in area, Siskin10.
A group of 8 female/immature Common Scoter were on mid morning.
A Barn Owl
flew over the fields at dawn.
flew in at 07.30 A Blackcap was on the east bank. Cetti's Warbler 3. 1 male on west bank + one male on the fishing pog to the left of the bench being chased off by another coming in from the direction of the boathouse (IA).
A Chiffchaff was ringed + 1 near the boathouse. Water Rail 4. Mute Swan 28.
Gull Roost: (SD)
An adult Caspian Gull
was in from 14.50hrs. The usual adult Yellow-legged Gull
was in from 16.20hrs. Mediterranean Gull 1 1stW. Lesser Black-backed Gull 210, Herring Gull 195, Great Black-backed Gull 80.
|Whooper Swans over CHRes CSwaine|
| Spot the Snipe ACP CSwaine|
| Adult Caspian Gull ACP SDennny|
| Whooper Swan ACP SDenny|