May 2016

Sunday 29th May – from Simon – 7 avocet, 3 cuckoo, 2 marsh harrier, short-reared owl east of hide. 2 terrapins car park pond

Friday 27th May – from Simon – 1 greenshank, 3 avocet, 1 snipe, 76 knot, 22 bar-tailed godwit, 4 wigeon

Saturday 21st May – from Paulosprey on mud opposite red lighthouse for 20mins before flying off south

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Distant osprey – Paul M

Friday 20th May – from Simon – 1 greenshank, 2 whimbrel, cuckoo, orange tip and red

Sunday 22nd May – whitethroat, long-tailed tit

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Whitethroat – PM

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Long-tailed tit – Peter M

Saturday 14th May – from Simon – 1 arctic tern, 13 common tern, 7 common sandpiper, 11 turnstone, cuckoo, peregrine

Friday 13th May – from Simon2 arctic skua, 6 arctic tern, 1 little stint, 1 ruff, 2 common sandpiper, 1 greenshank, 2 whimbrel, 3 turnstone, 2 cuckoo, 1 peregrine

Wednesday 11th May – from Paul – 10+ house martin, 2 chiffchaff and 2 common sandpiper on the Humber shore. Good numbers of grey and ringed plover, summer plumage knot and turnstone.

robin may 2016
Robin – Peter M

 

Dunnock - Paul M
Dunnock – Paul M

Sunday 8th May – 7 reed warbler, 2 sedge warbler, 1 willow warbler small numbers of swallow and swift, 10+ comic tern and 2 black tern from hide, 3 greenshank, whimbrel, grey plover, buzzard, cuckoo calling – Paul had spotted flycatcher in woods.

meadow pipit - Peter M
Meadow pipit – Peter M

 

Shelduck - Peter M
Shelduck – Peter M

Saturday 7th May – from Paul little owl

Little owl - Paul M
Little owl – Paul M

Friday 6th May – from Simon – 1 arctic tern, 1 greenshank, 8 knot, 23 bar-tailed godwit, 1 avocet, 13 swift, short-eared owl near hide, good numbers of whitethroat, reed warbler and sedge warblers

Sunday 1st May – from Paul – Redpoll over, sedge warbler, common whitethoats now present in good numbers as are blackcap and chiffchaffs.

 

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