Sightings: 2018

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ALAN BODDINGTON on Thursday, 21 June 2018
Green Sandpiper on Teal Pool .
Redshank + 3 juveniles.
2 Little Egret .
JOHN COAKLEY on Wednesday, 20 June 2018
Todays Highlights 08:00 - 13:00

East Marsh Pool . Briefly
4 x Little Ringed Plover
2 x Oystercatchers + 1 juv
1 x Hobby - JW

Teal Pool . With JW
1 x Hobby
1 x Little Egret

Around The Reserve
Lots of Toadlets crossing path by Fishermans Pool / Primrose Bank
2 x Grass Snake

12 x Meadow Brown
4 x Common Blue
1 x Red Admiral
2 x Large Skipper
6 x Ringlet
2 x Five Spotted Burnet Moth
c 20 Chimney Sweeper Moth

5 x Southern Hawker
2 x Brown Hawker
20 + Black Tailed Skimmer
ALAN BODDINGTON & KEITH YATES on Tuesday, 19 June 2018
East Marsh; Common Sandpiper,
Little Egret,(2), Little Ringed Plover (6),
Common Tern (6 pairs with a total of 14 chicks). Teal (6).
Black Headed Gull with 3 chicks
Red Kite over Newlands
STEVE MCAUSLAND on Tuesday, 19 June 2018
Red Kite over Sheep field at 13:25pm
KEVIN AND SERI on Monday, 18 June 2018
Hobby putting on a great show skimming the water of East Marsh whilst hunting dragonfly.
Jewel Wasps a look on fence posts arond Carlton path.
Emperor and Black Tailed skimmer Dragonflys, amongst many others ovipositing on Grebe Pool behind wind pump.
JOHN COAKLEY on Monday, 18 June 2018
Todays Highlights 11:30 - 16:00

Tip & River Meadow
20 + Meadow Brown
30 + Chimney Sweeper Moth
4 x Common Blue
5 x Large Skipper
15 + Cinnabar Moth

East Marsh Pool
2 x Black Headed Gull chicks
11 Common Tern + 9 chicks seen
1 x Redshank + 2 juv
2 x Hobby
1 x Peregrine @ 13:25
2 x Little Ringed Plover
2 x Oystercatcher + juv

Ted Jury Hide
2 x Hobby . Probably the same ones from EMP earlier that scattered when the Peregrine came over
5 x Linnet ( family party )

Around The Reserve
5 x Grass Snake
50 + Black Tailed Skimmer
6 x Southern Hawkers
2 x Willow Tit
KEVIN AND SERI on Sunday, 17 June 2018
Lots of 1cm long froglets crossing the path by the wind pump - please watch where you step.
JOHN COAKLEY on Friday, 15 June 2018
Todays Highlights 13:30 - 17:30

The Tip & Bowl
12 x Speckled Wood
1 x Small Heath
1 x ♀ Common Blue
1 x Painted Lady


East Marsh Pool
8 x Common Tern + 6 chicks seen
4 x Little Ringed Plover
2 x Teal
1 x Kingfisher
2 x Oystercatcher + 1 juv
2 x juv Redshank


Teal Pool
2 x Cuckoo
1 x Little Egret
2 x Teal


Ted Jury Hide
2 x Hobby plus another over Albans


Elsewhere
1 x fledgling Buzzard
2 x Grass Snake
15 + Black Tailed Skimmer
3 x Brown Hawker
STEVEN NICHOLS on Thursday, 14 June 2018
Evening visit; Tufted Duck 4, Gadwall 6, Teal 6, Redshank 2, Oystercatcher pr+chick, Lapwing 39, Little-ringed Plover 4, Common Terns, Hobby 3 (dead tree Ted Jury- all 1st years), Kestrel (f), Sparrowhawk, Cuckoo (m &f), Sand Martins, Swallows, Swift 1, Cetti's Warbler 4+, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Reed Warbler, Kingfisher 1, Grey Heron, Little Egret, Linnet 4, Goldfinch 2, Treecreeper, Great-spotted Woodpecker, Starling (pre-roost group) 32
KEVIN AND SERI on Wednesday, 13 June 2018
Little Egret on East Marsh
Hobby In owlbox tree and Sprawk hunting Lapwings at Ted Jury.
Whitethroat, Grey Heron, Common Tern and Hobby at Steetly.