Sightings: 2019

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KEITH BARNSLEY on Monday, 22 April 2019
Mon 05.50 to 07.50. Highlight: OTTER grebe pool. Took walk around “Meadows” at least 4 singing Willow warblers, 1 Garden Warbler, 2 Blackcaps. Other birds around the site: Cetti’s Warbler. 4 LRP, 21 Sand Martin. Cuckoo calling.
ROY WOOLLEY on Sunday, 21 April 2019
[Mid-Afternoon] Common Tern [6], Little Ringed Plover [2] [E.Marsh] ; Cuckoo [heard], Stockdove [2] [Ted Jury] ; Cetti's, Chiffchaff, [M]Blackcap, [F]Bullfinch, Green and G.S. Woodpecker [around the reserve] .
NAT AND DEE on Sunday, 21 April 2019
M+F Linnet, Song Thrush nest being raided by a crow. ST parents chased off but was too late, crow took at least 2 :-( 3 Nuthatch, all the is usual warblers (lots of Blackcaps this year) including a great sighting of the Cettis by the golf course
ALAN ANSCOMB on Saturday, 20 April 2019
17:45-20:30
Grasshopper Warbler (2) Newlands, (1) Ted Jury Hide, (1) Top Reedbed; Cuckoo (heard) over golf course; Little Ringed Plover (3), Common Tern (3) East Marsh; Whitethroat (1) Tip area; plenty of Reed Warblers, Sedge Warblers, Cetti’s Warblers around reserve
KEITH BARNSLEY on Saturday, 20 April 2019
Sat Morning 6.45 to 8.00Grasshopper Warbler reeling (Ted Jury Hide). 2 Redshank 3 Reed Warbler 2 Sedge W. At least 5 Cetti’s. 2 L TIt. 3 Song Thrush. Cuckoo calling distantly. 6 stock Dove.G.Spot W/pecker. 2 Bullfinch. 6 blackcap. 5 Common Tern. 5 S Martin. Kingfisher. LRP.
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JONATHAN BOWLEY on Thursday, 18 April 2019
April 17th (early afternoon) - 1 Reed Warbler singing (Central Marsh), also 2 Little Grebe (Newlands), 1 Water Rail (Carlton), 1 Oystercatcher, 2 Little Ringed Plover, 2 Redshank, 3 Common Tern, 50 Sand Martins, six Cetti's Warbler singing across reserve, 1 Sedge Warbler singing (Newlands).
PVB on Thursday, 18 April 2019
08:32 - 12:30

Highlights of a 40+ species visit:

Ted Jury Hide - Cuckoo heard
Mick Taylor Hide - Sedge Warbler
Farm Reedbed area - Common Whitethroat; Willow Warbler; Redwing (1)
East Marsh - Common Tern (4); Redshank (2); Little Egret (1);
ROY WOOLLEY on Wednesday, 17 April 2019
3 x Common Tern [Baldwin Hide, mid-afternoon].
LALAN BODDINGTON on Wednesday, 17 April 2019
Farm Reed Bed 10.30 a.m. ;
Common Redstart (♂)
PVB on Tuesday, 16 April 2019
08:18 - 11:28

Highlights of over 40 species (apart from birdsong everywhere):
East Marsh - Common Tern (1), Redshank (2), Sand Martin (lots), Little Ringed Plover (4);
Carlton - Little Grebe (1), Snipe (1);
Several spots around Reserve - Blackcap (♂ and ♀).