Sightings: 2017

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JOHN C on Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Todays Highlights 10:45 - 14:30

East Marsh Pool
5 x Snipe
2 x ♂ Pochard
Cetti's Warbler heard

Swallow Pool Where It Backs On To New Hare Covert
1 x Water Rail

Wind Pump Area
1 x Marsh Tit
c 30 Chaffinch dropped in

Carlton Hide
1 x Cetti's Warbler heard

Over The Reserve
1 x Snipe
3 x Rook
1 x Raven
KEITH YATES ~ ALAN BODDINGTON on Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Wednesday 10:00 ~ 14:30

East Marsh Hide: Snipe (5), Pochard (2 Drakes), Wigeon (120+), Swallow (2 seen by AB)

Ted Jury Hide: Stonechat (1 ♂)

Carlton Hide: Little Grebe (1), Willow Tit (1 by bench)

Other Areas: Meadow Pipit (2), Marsh Tit (1 by wind pump), Cetti's Warbler (1 heard), Goldcrest (4), Lesser Redpoll (7), Siskin (5), Redwing (8), Treecreeper (2), Nuthatch (1), Bullfinch (4)

JOHN C on Tuesday, 17 October 2017
Todays Highlights 08:15 - 13:45

East Marsh Track
3 x Siskin

River Pool
2 x Little Egret

East Marsh Pool
1 x Water Rail
1 x ♂ Pochard
1 x Snipe
3 x Pied Wagtail
4 x Rook over
4 x Buzzard over

By Bench Before Carlton Hide
2 x Willow Tit . Special Note . One was a ringed bird . RE a small silver ring

On The Path To Steetley Hide
4 x Redwing
2 x Song Thrush
2 x Blackbird . Blacked Billed continental type

New Hare Covert
4 x Marsh Tit . 2 + 1 + 1

On The Wing
11 x Red Admiral
1 x Speckled Wood
12 + Common Darter inc 2 that were ovipositing in west marsh/Steetley Hide

Over The Reserve
25 x Redwing 6 + 4 + 15

Under Refugia
1 x Common Shrew
KEITH YATES on Monday, 16 October 2017
Morning Visit: 10:30 ~ 13:30

Little Gull (One visiting East Marsh on several occasions before finally heading off!)

Also: Green Sandpiper, Snipe, 3 small flocks of Redwing (11 ~ 6 ~ 8), Redpoll (4), Brambling (4 over Ted Jury hide calling), Water Rail (1), Wigeon (75), Sparrowhawk (1)
JOHN C on Monday, 16 October 2017
Todays Highlights 11:00 - 14:00

River Pool Hide
1 x ♂ Muntjac on far bank

Over Head
6 x Redwing
1 x Raven

Teal Pool Hide
1 x Green Sandpiper
PAUL HUDDLESTON on Sunday, 15 October 2017
steetlyhide Marsh Harrier Otter 1 kingfisher 1
Baldwin Hide Peregrin afternoon
KEITH YATES on Saturday, 14 October 2017
Morning visit: 08:00 ~ 10:30

Marsh Harrier ( Cream-Head over Newlands reed bed for approx. 10mins before passing over EM Pool & heading west at 09:45)

Other Notables: (1) Green Sandpiper, (2) Snipe, Wigeon (didn't count!), (4) Siskin over, (3) Skylark over, (2) Meadow Pipit over, (4) Redpoll + Willow Tit (Teal Pool Hide)
ALAN BODDINGTON on Friday, 13 October 2017
East Marsh; Little Gull briefly around 11a.m.
Teal pool; Dunlin & Green Sandpiper
JOHN C on Tuesday, 10 October 2017
Todays Highlights 08:00 - 13:00

East Marsh Pool
1 x Little Egret
4 x Snipe
1 x GC Grebe . On grass in front of East Marsh Hide looking in poor condition and oiled up

Carlton Hide
1 x Little Grebe

Teal Pool
1 x Green Sandpiper

1 x Tawny Owl by the new wooden signs for the hides @ 08:30 getting mobbed by a Jay & 2 Carrion Crow

3 x Swallow passed through southbound
ALIX AND DAVE ALMOND on Tuesday, 10 October 2017
Water Rail from Steetley hide, 12:30pm 10th October
Willow Tit also heard from Steetley
Little Egret East Marsh @10:30am