Wednesday, 30 April 2008
Hobby and 2 Buzzards over Stewartby Lake, Common Sandpiper near Gullwatch in afternoon
c.10 Common Terns on Stewartby Lake, 21+ Pied Wagtails on Sailing Club lawn
Common Sandpiper nearby
Tuesday, 29 April 2008
Monday, 28 April 2008
2 Common terns on Stewartby Lake
Pair of Bullfinches at Pillinge
Several Common Whitethroats at Marston Corner
2 Ruddy Duck and 3 Teal on Wetland 3
3+ Hobbies and 2+ Buzzards over Rookery
Common Whitethroat singing at Marston Corner of Stewartby Lake
Common Buzzard near Pillinge.Mute Swan by Visitor's Centre
Sunday, 27 April 2008
Saturday, 26 April 2008
Just missed Little Tern, Sandwich Tern and Bar-tailed Godwit seen by Andy Plumb at first light..
Turtle Dove, Garden Warbler, Lesser Whitethroat and Green Woodpecker - Marston Corner
Pochard and Buzzard over the Pillinge
Weasel and Cuckoo - Wetland 9 corner of Pillinge
Male and female Wheatear - Long Meadow
Willow Warbler - near Visitor's Centre
Gullwatch - 7.10-8.40pm
c.8 Common Terns and 40-50 mixed Herring Gulls and Lesser Black-backed Gulls
Weasel - Wetland 9 corner of Pillinge
Garden Warbler - Marston Corner of Stewartby Lake
Pair of Wheatears - Long MeadowJackdaw - Long MeadowWillow Warbler - near Visitor's Centre
Friday, 25 April 2008
2-3 Buzzards over Rookery and c.6 Common Terns
Visitors Centre (3.30pm) - Pillinge - Gullwatch (6.30-8pm)
Cuckoo over centre
No sign of yesterdays Wood Warbler
2 Common Gulls and c6 Common Terns on Stewartby Lake in evening, Green Woodpecker heard and Great Spotted Woodpecker seen.
Thursday, 24 April 2008
Wood Warbler near Pillinge hide.. again..
Sandwich Tern - two very poor distant records shots..
Male Whinchat - Long Meadow.
Wednesday, 23 April 2008
Tuesday, 22 April 2008
Grasshopper Warbler heard near visitors centre
Pochard over Pillinge, also Green Woodpecker and 1 Redshank there
female Blackcap at gullwatch
2-3 Buzzards over Rookery and Kestrel
Short-eared Owl and Barn Owl (Wetland 1)
2+ Chinese Water Deer and 3 brief views of an apparently dark and small looking heron.. (also Wetland 1).
Female Blackcap at gullwatch.
Coot by visitors centre.
Reed Bunting near boardwalk.
Monday, 21 April 2008
1 Ad Little Gull (6.30-6.40am)
Short-eared Owl (in field near sewage works) on ground for over at hour at a range of about 300-400m), also Meadow Pipit in field.
1 Common Sandpiper on Pillinge and male Pheasant.
2 Bullfinch (sewage works)
Imm Glaucous Gull on Stewartby Lake again
Sparrowhawk over visitors centre
2+ Buzzards over Rookery from gullwatch.
Very distant photos of Short-eared Owl near Sewage works.
Swallow and Sand Martin at Sewage Works
Unusually tame Rabbit at Pillinge.
Sunday, 20 April 2008
Saturday, 19 April 2008
2 Shelduck flew over the sailing clubhouse
1 Common Tern on Stewartby Lake
Male Wheatear at back of lawn in-front of visitors centre
1 Snipe on Pillinge and I Male Shoveler flew over
Immature Glaucous Gull on Stewartby Lake (11.20am)
1 Yellow Wagtail at sewage works at noon and again at 2pm with all 3 hirundines
Same Imm Glaucous Gull in roost and 5 Common Terns on Stewartby Lake
Male Wheatear on lawn near visitors centre.
Immature Glaucous Gull on Stewartby Lake (11.20am and later in roost)
Yellow Wagtail at Sewage works (12 noon and 2pm)
Monday, 14 April 2008
5 Swallows and a Sand Martin by the sewage works between rain showers..
Rainclouds over the clubhouse in the early evening.