Sightings: 2009

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ALAN ANSCOMB on Tuesday, 25 August 2009
18:30 - 20:15
42 species including 2 Greenshank (Teal Pool), Green Sandpiper (from Carlton Hide), 2 Snipe (East Marsh Pool), juv Water Rail (from Carlton Hide), 2 Sand Martin (still using artificial nest bank)
BIRDGUIDES on Tuesday, 25 August 2009
Little Egret, on East Marsh Pool. Greenshank on Teal Pool
KEITH YATES on Saturday, 22 August 2009
Morning Highlights 6.30am-11am

Dunlin (1), Snipe (10), Green Sandpiper (1), Greenshank (1), Sparrowhawk (2), Nuthatch (1), Water Rail (1)
A few butterflies - Small Copper, Small Tortoiseshell, Speckled Wood, Small & Large White!
No sign of yesterdays Marsh Harrier!
SID & NICOLA HAYNES on Friday, 21 August 2009
Good sightings from the Carlton Hide of juv Water Rail, Snipe, Greenshank,Grey Heron, Coot & Moorhen. Large groups of Swallow and Sand Martin over the visitors centre.
ADMIN on Friday, 21 August 2009
Marsh Harrier this morning over Newlands, no sign by mid afternoon (per J.Rankin)
KEITH YATES on Tuesday, 18 August 2009
Visit Highlights 6.00am-2.00pm.
12 Black tailed Godwit on EMP until 8.30am - Plus
Snipe (6), Water Rail (1), Greenshank (1), Green Sandpiper (1), Common Sandpiper (1), Hobby (2), Little Grebe (1), Kingfisher(1)
KEITH YATES on Sunday, 16 August 2009
Greenshank still showing well, 4 moving between Carlton & Teal Pool.
Plus : Green Sandpiper (1), Snipe (5), Oystercatcher (1), Hobby (1), Kestrel (3), Sparrowhawk (2), Water Rail (juv).
Butterflies : Greenvein, Small & Large White, Small Tortoiseshell, Peacock, Painted Lady, Gatekeeper, Small Copper, Small Skipper, Common Blue, Meadow Brown, Speckled Wood & Comma
**Juv Cuckoo on Teal Pool!! Unfortunately I'd left the hide 10 minutes before!!
DAVE MCINTOSH on Saturday, 15 August 2009
Saturday 15 August

Little Grebe 1:Great Crested Grebe 1: Cormorant 6:Grey Heron 8: Mute Swan 5: Greylag 17: Canada 75:Teal 27: Mallard 36: Tufted 15:Moorhen 8: Coot 44 :Lapwing 121+:Greenshank 3:Green Sandpiper 3:Common Sandpiper 1: Kingfisher 1:Green Woodpecker 1: Swallow 6: Long Tailed Tit 24: Blue Tit 3:Chaffinch 1:Greenfinch 6:Bullfinch1:
JEFF on Saturday, 15 August 2009
Greenshank (3), Green Sandpiper (1), Water Rail (1), Kestrel (1), Buzzard (1)

Small Copper (4), Common Blue (12), Gatekeeper

Brown Hawker (1), Common Darter (4), Emperor Dragonfly (1)
KEVIN G on Friday, 14 August 2009
1420/1800 42 bird species

Greenshank (5); Green Sandpiper (2); Buzzard (1); Cettis Warbler (1); Shoveler (2f); Jay (1); Teal; Gadwall; Snipe (2); Redshank (1); Oystercatcher (1); Kingfisher (2);