Wednesday, 31 October 2018

Tuesday, 30 October 2018

Bird News - Tuesday 30th October 2018

South Arm 3 - 1 Red-necked Grebe still (off Old Hall)

South Arm 2 - 1 Whooper Swan, 1 Rock Pipit and 1 Marsh Harrier (from Teal Hide)

Saturday, 27 October 2018

Bird News - Saturday 27th October 2018

Lagoon 3 - 3 Bearded Tits still

South Arm 3 - 7 Whooper Swans flew over the water low (from Lapwing Hide)

Friday, 26 October 2018

Bird News - Friday 26th October 2018

Lagoon 3 - 4 Bearded Tits (between Shoveler Hide and Buzzard Hide)

South Arm 2 - 2 Whooper Swans (from Teal Hide)

Monday, 22 October 2018

Sunday, 21 October 2018

Bird News - Sunday 21st October 2018

Lagoon 4 - 1 Rock Pipit

Lagoon 3 - 1 Scaup (female)

Goldeneye Spit - 4 Whooper Swans (then flew off early afternoon)

South Arm 2 - 23 Red-crested Pochards

Also a report of a ringtail harrier species over Egelton Lagoons this afternoon

Saturday, 20 October 2018

Bird News - Saturday 20th October 2018

Lagoon 3 - 1 Scaup (1st winter drake)

Manton Bay - 1 Hawfinch flew over with Redwings

Friday, 19 October 2018

Bird News - Friday 19th October 2018

Lagoon 4 - 3 Whooper Swans this afternoon

Lagoon 1 - 10 Great White Egrets this morning

Dam - 1 Rock Pipit

North Arm - 1 Rock Pipit

Thursday, 18 October 2018

Bird News - Thursday 18th October 2018

Lagoon 2 - 2 Marsh Harriers flew over this morning

Crake Hide - 1 Jack Snipe again

North Arm - 1 American Wigeon (drake) again

South Arm 1 - 1 Red-necked Grebe still from Teal Hide heading West

Monday, 15 October 2018

Bird News - Monday 15th October 2018

Lagoon 1 - 1 Glossy Ibis still

Normanton Church - 2 Great Skuas flew west past Normanton Church at 10:53 heading down the South Arm

South Arm 3 - 1 Jack Snipe again (right infront of Crake Hide)

Sunday, 14 October 2018

Bird News - Sunday 14th October 2018

Lagoon 1 - 1 Glossy Ibis still

Burley Fishponds - 1 Red-necked Grebe by the bund this morning

Also 19 Great White Egrets about

Friday, 12 October 2018

Bird News - Friday 12th October 2018

Lagoon 1 - 1 Glossy Ibis still

Also 10 Great White Egrets about the reserve today

Thursday, 11 October 2018

Bird News - Thursday 11th October 2018

Lagoon 1 - 1 Glossy Ibis still

South Arm 3 - 7 Great White Egrets (from Crake Hide)

Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

Bird News - Tuesday 9th October 2018

Lagoon 1 - 1 Glossy Ibis still also 2 Grey Plovers

Burley Fishponds - 2 Brambling flew over

Crake Hide - 1 Jack Snipe

Monday, 8 October 2018

Bird News - Monday 8th October 2018

Lagoon 1 - 1 Glossy Ibis still

Manton Bay - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still (from Waderscrape Hide)

Sunday, 7 October 2018

Bird News - Sunday 7th October 2018

Lagoon 1 - 1 Glossy Ibis now on here

Manton Bay - 1 American Wigeon (drake) still (from Waderscrape Hide)

Saturday, 6 October 2018

Bird News - Saturday 6th October 2018

Burley Fishpnds - 1 Glossy Ibis still

North Arm - 5 Whooper Swans now, 5 Rock Pipits and 2 Arctic Terns (juveniles) (this evening)

Friday, 5 October 2018

Bird News - Friday 5th October 2018

North Arm - 1 Glossy Ibis also 3 Whooper Swans

South Arm 3 - 3 Red-crested Pochards

Manton Bay - 1 American Wigeon (drake) again

Wednesday, 3 October 2018

Bird News - Wednesday 3rd October 2018

Dam - 2 Purple Sandpipers about half way along, then both flew off at about 18:15 and headed towards Hambelton Peninsular then in the direction of the North Arm. Then at 18:25 one flew back and landed half way along the Dam wall. Found by Chris Hubbard

Tuesday, 2 October 2018

Bird News - Tuesday 2nd October 2018

Manton Bay - 1 American Wigeon (eclipse drake) still this morning

North Arm - 4 Great White Egrets

South Arm 2 - 2 Great White Egrets

Monday, 1 October 2018

Bird News - Monday 1st October 2018

South Arm 3 - 7 Red-crested Pochards

South Arm 2 - 1 Green Sandpiper, 2 Red-crested Pochards (pair) and 1 Ringed Plover