Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Sunday, 15 October 2017

Saturday, 14 October 2017

Bird News - Saturday 14th October 2017

Lagoon 4 - 1 Little Stint still

Lagoon 2 - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still

North Arm - 1 Greenshank still

Burley Fishponds - 8 Great White Egrets roosted this evening

Friday, 13 October 2017

Bird News - Friday 13th October 2017

Burley Fishponds - 8 Great White Egrets roosted this evening

North Arm - 1 Greenshank still

Thursday, 12 October 2017

Bird News - Thursday 12th October 2017

Lagoon 4 - 1 Little Stint

Lagoon 3 - 1 Marsh Harrier still

Lagoon 2 - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still

Manton Bay - 2 Little Stints still

North Arm - 1 Cattle Egret still mid afternoon on the wall of Burley Fishponds then flew to the sheep field behind also 1 Greenshank still

Wednesday, 11 October 2017

Bird News - Wednesday 11th October 2017

Lagoon 2 - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still

Manton Bay - 2 Little Stints still

Burley Fishponds - 1 Cattle Egret again flew to roost this evening

Tuesday, 10 October 2017

Bird News - Tuesday 10th October 2017

Lagoon 3 - 1 Marsh Harrier still

Lagoon 2 - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still

Lagoon 1 - 2 Stonechats (pair) from Mallard Hide

Heron Bay - 2 Great White Egrets still

Goldeneye Spit - 1 Great White Egret still

North Arm - 1 Greenshank

Manton Bay - 2 Little Stints, 9 Ruff, 1 Green Sandpiper and 1 Dunlin

Monday, 9 October 2017

Bird News - Monday 9th October 2017

Lagoon 3 - 1 Cattle Egret this afternoon and 1 American Wigeon (drake) still

Burley Fishponds - 8 Great White Egrets roosted this evening

Sunday, 8 October 2017

Bird News - Sunday 8th October 2017

Lagoon 3 - 1 Marsh Harrier still and 2 Great White Egrets still

Lagoon 2 - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still this morning

South Arm 3 - 1 Great White Egret still

Saturday, 7 October 2017

Bird News - Saturday 7th October 2017

Lagoon 3 - 1 Green Sandpiper1 Black-tailed Godwit and 1 Marsh Harrier still

Lagoon 2 - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still (now in full breeding plumage) also 1 Great White Egret still

Lagoon 1 - 1 Great White Egret still

North Arm - 1 Greenshank

Friday, 6 October 2017

Bird News - Friday 6th October 2017

Lagoon 4 - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still also 1 White-fronted Goose this afternoon

Lagoon 3 - 3 Bitterns now and 3 Great White Egrets still

Thursday, 5 October 2017

Bird News - Thursday 5th October 2017

Lagoon 4 - 1 Greenshank and 1 Ruff

Lagoon 2 - 1 Black-tailed Godwit

North Arm - 2 Little Stints still, 1 Greenshank and 1 Marsh Harrier

Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Bird News - Tuesday 3rd October 2017

Lagoon 4 - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still, 1 Ruff, 4 Dunlin, 1 Greenshank and 4 Little Stints this afternoon

Lagoon 3 - 1 Green Sandpiper still, 1 Garganey and 1 Marsh Harrier still

Lagoon 1 - 1 Whimbrel still

North Arm - 1 Great White Egret still, 1 Greenshank, 1 Dunlin also 1 Red-necked Grebe (from Fisherman’s Car Park)

Heron Bay - 3 Great White Egrets still

Monday, 2 October 2017

Bird News - Monday 2nd October 2017

Lagoon 4 - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still

Burley Fishponds - 7 Great White Egrets roosted again this evening

Saturday, 30 September 2017

Bird News - Saturday 30th September 2017

Lagoon 4 - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still

Lagoon 3 - 3 Green Sandpipers still, but no sign of Spotted Crake

North Arm - 1 Little Stint still

Burley Fishponds - 7 Great White Egrets roosted again this evening

Friday, 29 September 2017

Bird News - Friday 29th September 2017

Lagoon 4 - 1 American Wigeon (different to the long staying eclipse bird on Lagoon 2) also 1 Greenshank

Lagoon 3 - 1 Spotted Crake (juvenile) (from Shoveler Hide) also 3 Green Sandpipers, 2 Dunlin and 2 Marsh Harriers still

Lagoon 2 - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still

North Arm - 2 Little Stints still and 1 Little Gull (adult)

Burley Fishponds - 7 Great White Egrets roosted this evening

Thursday, 28 September 2017

Bird News - Thursday 28th September 2017

Lagoon 3 - 1 Bittern still this afternoon

Lagoon 2 - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still also 1 Great White Egret still

North Arm - 2 Little Stints, 3 Ruff, 6 Dunlin and 1 Great White Egret

Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Bird News - Tuesday 26th September 2017

Lagoon 4 - 3 Ruff and 3 Greenshanks

Lagoon 3 - 3 Green Sandpipers and 1 Marsh Harrier still

Lagoon 2 - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still

Burley Fishponds - 2 Great White Egrets this evening

Manton Bay - 2 Dunlin and 3 Ruff

North Arm - 1 Ruddy Duck (from Barnsdale), 1 Greenshank, 5 Dunlin, 3 Ruff and 1 Black-necked Grebe still

Monday, 25 September 2017

Bird News - Monday 25th September 2017

Lagoon 7 - 1 Ruff

Lagoon 4 - 2 Greenshank still

Lagoon 3 - 3 Green Sandpipers and 1 Ruff

Lagoon 2 - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still

Heron Bay - 1 Great White Egret

South Arm 3 - 6 Great White Egrets (Fieldfare Hide)

North Arm - 5 Ruff and 3 Dunlin

Sunday, 24 September 2017

Bird News - Sunday 24th September 2017

Lagoon 4 - 1 Greenshank still

Lagoon 3 - 4 Green Sandpipers still and 1 Marsh Harrier still

Lagoon 2 - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still

North Arm - 1 Little Stint still, 1 Red-necked Grebe still, 7 Dunlin and 1 Ruff

Saturday, 23 September 2017

Friday, 22 September 2017

Bird News - Friday 22nd September 2017

Lagoon 3 - 1 American Wigeon still

North Arm - 1 Little Stint still and 1 Red-necked Grebe still

Thursday, 21 September 2017

Bird News - Thursday 21st September 2017

Lagoon 4 - 2 Greenshanks, 1 Ruff and 1 Dunlin

Lagoon 3 - 4 Green Sandpipers, 1 Greenshank and 1 Marsh Harrier

Lagoon 1 - 1 Great White Egret still

South Arm 3 - 1 Black Tern, 2 Great White Egrets and 1 Marsh Harrier

North Arm - 1 Little Stint, 1 Greenshank, 2 Ruff and 4 Dunlin

Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Bird News - Tuesday 19th September 2017

Lagoon 4 - 2 Greenshanks, 3 Ruff and 9 Dunlin still

Lagoon 3 - 2 Bitterns still, 2 Marsh Harriers still, 4 Green Sandpipers and 1 Garganey

Lagoon 2 - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still also 1 Bar-tailed Godwit and 1 Red-crested Pochard

North Arm - 1 Black-necked Grebe still, 1 Black Tern, 1 Little Stint and 1 Curlew Sandpiper

South Arm - 1 Black Tern and 2 Common Sandpipers

South Arm 3 - 1 Common Sandpiper

Manton Bay - 1 Ruff

Monday, 18 September 2017

Bird News - Monday 18th September 2017

Lagoon 4 - 2 Greenshanks still, 1 Ruff still also 1 Great White Egret flew over