April 2015

26th Aprilfrom Paul – 1 lesser whitethroat near pond car park, short-eared owl

25th April – short-eared owl, marsh harrier, buzzard, wheatear, whitethroat, swallow. Green-veined white

Green-veined White - Apr 2015 - PeterM

Green-veined White – Apr 2015 – PeterM

24th Aprilfrom Simon – 1 snow bunting, 1 tree pipit east, 2 short-eared owl, barn owl, 1 pink-footed goose,2 yellow wagtail, 2 reed warbler, willlow warbler, whitethroat, cuckoo, house martin, 4 wheatear, greenshank, 8 whimbrel, 3 knot, 2 black-tailed godwit

23rd April – short-eared owl, 2 whimbrel

Photographs during April from Paul at Paull!

shelduck red legged partridge reed bunt wheatear

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18th April – 2 coot on car park pond, chiffchaff, willow warbler, sedge warbler, 5 blackcap, 3 swallow, little egret, whimbrel, brambling over, cuckoo calling at Paull Farm, 2 snipe, good numbers of grey plover on river, wheatear, kestrel, sparrowhawk, barn owl. Tortoiseshell, peacock butterflies. And the stars of the show….the two short-eared owls pictured below performing in front of the hide!

1017 short eared owl 18'04'15 1018 short eared owl 18'04'15 1019 short eared owl 18'04'15 1021 short eared owl 18'04'15 1022 short eared owl 18'04'15 1023 short eared owl 18'04'15 1024 short eared owl 18'04'15 1025 short eared owl 18'04'15 1026 short eared owl 18'04'15 1027 short eared owl 18'04'15 1015 short eared owl 18'04'15

1016 short eared owl 18'04'15

12th April – from Paul – chiffchaff, 19 fieldfare, barn owl, rook

11th April 2 swallow, redwing

Tug Apr 2015 - PeterM

Tug – Apr 2015 – PeterM

Great tit - Apr 2015 - PeterM

Great tit – Apr 2015 – PeterM

Great tit - Apr 2015 - PeterM

Great tit – Apr 2015 – PeterM

10th April From Simon – blackcap, chiffchaff, 2 swallow, brambling, whimbrel, avocet, short-eared owl, marsh harrier, 40 fieldfare

toads

6th Aprilfrom Paul –  2 barn owl, goldcrest. From – Simon – goosander flying east along the river, spawing toads, 5 fielfare, 5 redwing

5th Aprilfrom Paul – Singing chiffchaff, tawny owl, barn owl, short eared owl, 10+ redwing, 2 grey partridge. From Simon – 2 short-eared owl, barn owl, merlin, 7 yellowhammer, chiffchaff, song thrush, 7 redwing. Small tortoiseshell, peacock and spawing toads

short eared owl

4th April – wheatear, turnstone, short-eared owl, peregrine. From Simon – 6 twite west, 2 short-eared owl, barn owl, buzzard, 2 little egret

Wheatear - Apr 15 - PeterM

Wheatear – Apr 15 – PeterM

Wheatear - Apr 15 - PeterM

Wheatear – Apr 15 – PeterM

3rd Aprilfrom Paul2 wheatear, 2 short eared owls, 2 little egret

2nd April – from Simonguillemot, avocet, barn owl, short-eared owl, 4 grey partridge, 2 buzzard, peregrine, 3 little egret.

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