September 2014

28th September – Stonechat, little egret, Simon recorded 2 bearded tits in ditch along farmland.

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27th September – 1 grey wagtail, 50 + grey partridge, 8 little egret, 8 swallow, 32 pink feet geese, kingfisher, stonechat, 2 chiffchaff. 2 small copper, 2 comma butterflies.

21st September – lesser whitethroat, blackcap, grey wagtail, bull finch and chiff chaff calling near Fort Paull. 10 red admiral, 5 speckled wood and 3 migrant hawker.

20th September – 3 lesser whitethroat, 3 blackcap, marsh harrier, 2 grey wagtail, 2 coal tit, goldcrest, willow warbler, 12 siskin, 8 little egret, song thrush, 5 snipe, stonechat, reed warbler, widgeon, greenshank, large numbers of hirundines (300+) mix of swallow and house martin. From Simon – fieldfare and 11 mistle thrush at church. 

19th September – Simon – 1 fieldfare, lesser whitethroat, 3 blackcap, 12 mistle thrush, juv. marsh harrier, 2 grey wagtail, 2 brent geese, 3 ruff, 2 greenshank.

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15th September – Paul M – 2 bullfinch, coal tit, blackcap, lesser whitethroat, spotted flycatcher (dodgy picture below!), goldcrest, 3 grey wagtail, 1 curlew sandpiper, 4 little stint, ruff, kingfisher.

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14th September – Paul M – 3 curlew sandpiper, 2 little stint, 21 knot, 3 ruff, 4 tufted duck.

13th September – 2 brent goose flying W along estuary, little egret, little stint, 2 curlew sandpiper, grey wagtail, willow warbler, wheatear, kingfisher, yellow wagtail.

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9th September 2014 – Paul M – 1 short of our daily record total, 72 species recorded. Highlights were marsh harrier, peregrine, buzzard, 2 grey wagtail, 2 shoveller, 3 curlew sandpiper, green sandpiper, 3 avocet, ruff, lesser whitethroat, goldcrest.

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7th September 2014 – Paul M – Marsh harrier, willow warbler, lesser whitethroat, willow warbler, greenshank. Dragonfly records – 8+ migrant hawker, 2 ruddy darter, 5 common darter, 1 emperor dragonfly, 1 blue tailed damselfly. Butterfly records – speckled wood, comma.

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6th September 2014 – kingfisher at car park pond, 193 greylag, 200+ house martin & swallow, 3 swift, greenshank, bar & black-tailed godwit, sparrowhawk, whitethroat, yellow wagtail, 3 little egret, great spotted woodpecker –  Update from Simon 3 avocet, 4 knot, greenshank, 3 grey plover, 3 yellow wagtail. (spotted redshank at Cherry Cob)

5th September 2014 – Update from Simon osprey, hobby, sparrowhawk, 18 red-legged and 1 grey partridge, 6 little egret, whimbrel, 2 greenshank, common sandpiper, 2 avocet, 7 knot, 2 ruff, 9 snipe, 1 common and 3 sandwich tern, 2 wigeon, 3 yellow wagtail, 2 lesser whitethroat, whitethroat, 3 willow warbler, 7 blackcap. 4 porpoise

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4th September 2014 – Lesser whitethroat, willow warbler at Fort Paull, 8 little egrets on strays went to roost in nearby trees, 3 yellow wagtails, good numbers of swallows and a single swift.

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1st September 2014 – 7 greenshank, 5 curlew sandpiper from hide, 20+ grey plover, 500+ golden plover, lesser whitethroat, wheatear, 8 little egret, green sandpiper, common buzzard and 30+ grey partridge. Update from Roy L – 7 turnstone, 3 wigeon, 2 pintail, peregrine, merlin, 13 knot, 5 avocet, 130 black-tailed godwit.

 

 

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One Response to September 2014

  1. leo Lion says:

    Lovely read as always many thanks to all.

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