Sightings: 2018

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KEITH YATES (ADMIN) on Wednesday, 14 March 2018
Visit 10:30hrs ~ 13:45hrs

Water has receded and paths are clear!

East Marsh Pool ~ Red Kite (1 over), Sand Martin (2), Goosander (pair) Goldeneye (♂ and 2 ♀), Oystercatcher (5), Great Crested Grebe (2), Little Grebe (1), Water Rail (1), Snipe (4)

Other Areas ~ Marsh Tit (Horsetail Glade), Fieldfare (Constant passage today with several flocks totalling (48), Kestrel (2), Little Egret (1 on the river along Carlton/Jury hide track)

**Please note the volunteers will be preparing Sand Martin Structure & Islands on East Marsh Pool for forthcoming nesting season tomorrow (Thursday 15th) between 9am ~ 1pm!
ALAN BODDINGTON on Tuesday, 13 March 2018
East Marsh; Redshank, Oystercatcher (4),
Goldeneye (1 ♂,2 ♀), Shelduck,
Goosander (1♂,2 ♀), G.C.Grebe (2)
V.C. feeders; Marsh Tit.
JOHN COAKLEY on Monday, 12 March 2018
Missed from my earlier report
5 x Common Snipe over Emp . With Alan Boddington
JOHN COAKLEY on Monday, 12 March 2018
Todays Highlights 07:30 - 11:30
Central Marsh Track Flooded & Rising After Baldwin Hide

East Marsh Pool
2 x Great Crested Grebe
3 x Goosander . 2 x ♀ & 1 ♂
3 x Oystercatcher
Pair of Goldeneye

River Meadow
1 x ♂ Pheasant

Steetley Hide
1 x Little Grebe

East Marsh Track
8 x Lesser Redpoll

STEVE NIKOLS on Saturday, 10 March 2018
Afternoon visit, 10/3. Of note: East Marsh Pool - Three Goosander (one ♂, two ♀), four Oystercatcher, pair of Goldeneye. Also good numbers of Lapwing and Wigeon.
JOHN COAKLEY on Friday, 09 March 2018
Todays Highlights 07:30 - 11:30

New Hare Covert
1 x Muntjac

East Marsh Pool
3 x Oystercatcher
1 x Snipe
43 x Lapwing

East Marsh Track
7 x Siskin

Before Carlton Hide
1 x Muntjac

Ted Jury Hide
Pair of Kestrel . Mating

Around The Reserve
4 x Cetti's Warbler heard
1 x Marsh Tit
Primrose in flower
BOB LEE on Friday, 09 March 2018
HAWFINCH today right of large oak Sheep field 09.20
DAVID BENSON on Wednesday, 07 March 2018
If a pair of vari focal glasses in a black case were found in the Ted Jury hide could the finder please hand them in to the shop. Many thanks
JOHN COAKLEY on Wednesday, 07 March 2018
Todays Highlights 07:30 - 13:30

East Marsh Pool
♀ Goosander
♂ Shelduck
7 x Snipe
Muntjac on Wigeon Bank
1 x Oystercatcher on Walton Island

Steetley Hide
1 x Little Grebe

Ted Jury Hide
1 x ♀ Kestrel
Pair of Stonechat

Tip , Bowl , River Meadow & Old Hare Covert
4 x Mistle Thrush
2 x Marsh Tit
5 x Green Woodpecker
4 x Great Spotted Woodpecker
c 20 Jackdaw
130 + Redwing over heading north

East Marsh Track
1 x Muntjac
ALAN BODDINGTON on Tuesday, 06 March 2018
East Marsh; Curlew, Dunlin,
Goldeneye (pair), Wigeon (3),
Goosander (1 ♂, 2 ♀),
Oystercatcher (3), Shelduck (3),Snipe (6),
Water Rail, Raven & Buzzard (5)) over.