Category Archives: Sightings

Visit reports and updates

December 2017

  Monday 4th December – Paul – 12 siskin over woods, bullfinch calling and tree sparrow, 45 turnstone and 52 pink feet geese over Sunday 3rd December –  Paul – 41 turnstone, 3 mute swan, 7 rock pipit and 3 marsh … Continue reading

Posted in Sightings | Leave a comment

November 2017

Sunday 26th November – Paul – treecreeper and goldcrest near entrance to Fort Paull Friday 24th November – Simon – male merlin, 2 water rail, 17 sanderling, 7 knot, 478 bar-wit, 161 black-wit, 3 stonechat, 1 mistle thrush, 2 bullfinch … Continue reading

Posted in Sightings | Leave a comment

October 2017

Monday 30th October -Paul – Flocks totaling 150+ redwing and fieldfare, 3 bullfinch, 1 brambling, 1 siskin, 4 rock pipit, 7 immature gannet west, 5 tree sparrow, 1 red admiral. Sunday 29th October – Simon – slavonian grebe west, 1 shoveler … Continue reading

Posted in Sightings | Leave a comment

September 2017

Saturday 30th September – Paul & Pete – 5 siskin over, redpoll over, 20+ house martin, buzzard, marsh harrier, 120+ pink feet, 2 chiffchaff and a grey wagtail Monday 25th September – Paul – 7 ruff, 2 redpoll over, a total … Continue reading

Posted in Sightings | Leave a comment

August 2017

Thursday 31 August – Simon – juv hobby east, 11 common scoter, 2 ruff, 2 greenshank, 2 tree pipit, 2 wheatear, hornet gimmick hoverfly Sunday 27th August –Paul – 2 lesser whitethroat, green sandpiper, ruff, 7 tree sparrow, kingfisher, greenshank, … Continue reading

Posted in Sightings | Leave a comment

July 2017

Monday 31st July (Simon) – 1 juv med gull, 1 peregrine, 1 lesser whitethroat Wednesday 26th (Simon) 1 commic tern, 10 common scoter, 2 knot, 2 greenshank, 6 whimbrel Tuesday 25th July (Paul & Simon) – Several flocks of common … Continue reading

Posted in Sightings | Leave a comment

June 2017

Friday 30th June – Simon – 6 sandwich tern, 18 little gull, green sandpiper, greenshank, 9 avocet, whimbrel, 83 black-tailed godwit, 3 bar-tailed godwit, 3 common scoter, 6 teal, barn owl Saturday 24th June – Paul M – 5 distant … Continue reading

Posted in Sightings | Leave a comment