September 2016

Friday 30th September – from Simongreat white egret, 573 pink footed goose, 3 pintail, 1 shoveler, 1 gadwall, 4 stonechat, 1 whinchat, 2 wheatear, 6 tree sparrow

Sunday 25th September – from Simongreat white egret still present, 1 pale phase arctic skua, 1 common sandpiper, 1 greenshank, 1 whimbrel. Osprey south over river from Hedon Haven

Saturday 24th Septembergreat white egret – distant views from lighthouse at area in front of hide

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Strays – Paul M

 

Friday 23rd September –  from Simon – 3 stonechat, 4 siskin, 1 hobby, 3 pink-footed goose, tawny owl, grey partridge, kingfisher, 2 tree sparrow, 1 curlew sandpiper

Sunday 18th September – reed warbler, 3 common sandpiper, little stint, several flocks of wigeon (150+), brent goose, lesser whitethroat, 2 ruff, 2 common buzzard, kingfisher.

Saturday 17th September – 3 sand martin, yellow wagtails, 19 knot, 2 common sandpiper. Feeding porpoise off lighthouse.

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Ringed plover – Paul M

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Turnstone – Paul M

Friday 16th September – 2 sanderling, greenshank. Update from Simon – 7 gannet, 3 common tern, 10 pintail, 8 shoveler, 432 wigeon,, 247 teal, 23 common scoter, 1 curlew sandpiper, 1 spotted redshank, 1 ruff, 1 common sandpiper, 1 whimbrel, 5 greenshank, 77 knot, 263 black-tailed godwit, 57 snipe, juv peregrine

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Knot – Paul M

Wednesday 14th SeptemberMediterranean gull, 6 greenshank, 3 ruff, green sandpiper and a juvenile gannet West.

Sunday 11th September Common redstart near church, common sandpiper, 2 common buzzard, bullfinch, peregrine.

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Peter M

Friday 9th SeptemberSpotted flycatcher feeding juvenile near church, sanderling, 9 gadwall, distant hobby.

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Spotted flycatcher – Paul M

Sunday 4th September – 2 greenshank, 3 peregrine.

Saturday 3rd SeptemberSpotted flycatcher and tawny owl near church, 5 little egret, garden warbler.

Friday 2nd September – Little stint, green sandpiper, 2 avocet, 3 pintail. Update from Simonbrent goose on strays, 1 tree pipit, 1 curlew sandpiper, 1 spotted redshank, 1 ruff, 2 avocet, 63 knott, 1 black-tailed godwit, 30 bar-tailed godwit.

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