Sightings: 2017

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KEITH YATES on Monday, 27 February 2017
Visit 10:00 ~ 14:00...........

Bittern (In flight from Carlton Hide 12:40)........ Also of note today: Shelduck (7), Pochard (5), Goosander (1M), Goldeneye (pair), GC Grebe (1), Water Rail (1), Snipe (5), Oystercatcher (4)..........Redpoll/Siskin (mixed flock circa 30 on the central path feeding in alder), Willow Tit (3 today! 2 at Carlton ditch & 1 later Nr River Pool Hide track), Cetti's Warbler (3 heard), Treecreeper (1), Skylark (1 over)....... Buzzard (5), Sparrowhawk (1), Kestrel (1)
ALAN & DEB BODDINGTON on Sunday, 26 February 2017
1.00 - 3.30. East marsh; Goosander (pair),Goldeneye (pair),Pochard (3),Wigeon (78), 6 Shelduck (2 on Riverpool), Oystercatcher (5), Snipe (7), G. C. Grebe. Also Treecreeper, Goldcrest & 4 Redpoll in alders on path to Carlton hide.
BOB LEE, ALAN BODDINGTON, KEITH YATES on Friday, 24 February 2017
Of Note today. Baldwin Hide 2 x Otter,(08.00),G C Grebe, Kingfisher,East Marsh Hide, 4 x Goosander(1 x fem), 4 x Shelduck( 1 in heaven!), 7 x Pochard, 8 x Mute Swan, 5 x Oycs, 8 x Common Snipe,Raven, 2 x Sparrowhawk( pair displaying), Steetley Hide, c20 x mix Redpol/Siskin,Carlton Hide, RIP Old Maple, now laid down to rest.
KEVIN AND SERI on Wednesday, 22 February 2017
Usual stuff + min 3 Kingfishers, possibly 4 and a pair of Great Crested Grebes, looking resplendant in their transitional colours, checking nest site on Baldwin Island.

Heard Otter calls, but not seen...
JOHN WOODWARD on Monday, 20 February 2017
From Carlton Hide, Bittern flying towards Ted Jury Hide, seen at about 16.00 hrs
STEVE NIKOLS on Sunday, 19 February 2017
Of note Sunday morning 8am-1pm: Otter from Baldwin hide briefly at 0835, 5 Oystercatchers, 6 Shelduck, 5 Pochard (4 drake), Goosander (drake), Goldeneye (drake), Ringed Plover, Yellow-legged Gull plus usual other suspects.
ADRIAN AND ELUNED on Saturday, 18 February 2017
Saturday 18 February
4.40 pm - 12 Waxwing from Ted Jury hide
BOB LEE on Friday, 17 February 2017
Of note today. Steetley Hide, Little Grebe, Water Rail, Wright Hide, c20,mixed flock, Repol/Siskin, Ringed Plover(JW), River Pool Hide, 37, Gadwal,East Marsh Hide, 4 x Shelduck, 5 x Oycs, Water Rail, Goosander(drk), 53 x Wigeon, 2 x Goldeneye(pair), G C Grebe, 2 x Common Snipe, 6 x Pochard,Ted Jury Hide, 2 x Buzzard, Kestrel, 2 x Mistle Thrush, 2 x GS Woodpecker, Green Woodpecker,
KEVIN AND SERI on Thursday, 16 February 2017
Usual stuff - + 3 Oystercatchers, 2 Ringed Plovers, 3 Goldeneye - 2 ♂ 1 ♀, Goosander ♂. Otter ♀ with 2 young.

All from Baldwin Hide.
KIM OLIVER on Thursday, 16 February 2017
Thurs Feb 16th. 2.00 -4.00pm. Weather- Cool. Grey Bit Windy and later heavy rain. Birds of note all on EMP. Yellow Legged Gull. 2 Oystercatchers. 30 Coot. 12 Pochard. 3 Goldeneye inc 2 ♂s. 2 Shelduck. 2 Gadwall. 30 Tufted Duck. 8 Shoveler. ♀ Goosander. 7 Cormorant. and lots of mixed gulls.