Sightings: 2012

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JAMES WALSH on Wednesday, 23 May 2012
Common tern x6 (in teal pool), green woodpecker (by visitor centre), greylag goose, lapwing & chicks, 2x little ringed plover, oystercatcher, redshank (fairly certain), sedge warbler (in front of east marsh hide), tufted duck...

A mink also spotted in west marsh pool.
PVB on Monday, 21 May 2012
Monday evening 18:00 - 20:00

WOOD SANDPIPER, barn own, cuckoo and song thrush were the highlights on a beautiful sunny evening.

Also ringed plover, dunlin, tufted duck, cormorant, mallard, common tern, black headed gull, oystercatchers and chicks, lapwing, blackbird, Canada goose, greylag goose, pheasant, blue tit, swift.
COLIN POTTER on Monday, 21 May 2012
sunday 11.00 Little Egret flew down river
GARY HOBBS on Sunday, 20 May 2012
11.00-18.30 Birds of note- WOOD SANDPIPER, Dunlin, 3 Redshank, 5 LRP's and 1 Ringed Plover, 4 Oystercatchers + 2 chicks, Common Sandpiper, 2 shellduck,2 (pr) Red Crested Pochard, 14 Lesser Black-backed Gulls, 10 Black Headed Gulls and 8 Common Terns all East Marsh. Cuckoo on Central Marsh plus Hobby over top reed bed. Usual Warblers plus good numbers of hirundines.
KEITH BARNSLEY on Sunday, 20 May 2012
WOOD SANDPIPER still showing well at disabled hide 7.00pm Saturday evening. Also 2 Dunlin, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Redshank and 6 Common Terns, numerous swift, swallows. house and sand martins. - Keith Barnsley
AL HORSLEY on Saturday, 19 May 2012
sat.19th may
WOOD SANDPIPER on teal pool then later on east marsh. 2 red crested pochard, dunlin, ♀ yellow wagtail, 2 Little Ringed Plover, ringed plover, 4 oystercatcher, 2 shelduck, 2 shoveler, 9 common tern all on east marsh. cuckoo new hare covert and 2 more from newlands to new hare covert and back again.
ROBERT MARTIN on Saturday, 19 May 2012
3.30pm - 8.30pm
Saw lots including:

Barn Owl (from 7.05pm onwards showing extremely well from the Carlton Hide), Blackcap (♂), Cetti's Warbler, Common Sandpiper, Common Tern, Cuckoo (heard only), Gadwall, Lapwing with young, Little Ringed Plover, Mallard with ducklings, Oystercatcher, Red-crested Pochard, Redshank x 2, Swallow, Swift, WOOD SANDPIPER

Saw 2 x Muntjac Deer from the East Marsh Hide feeding on the land on the right hand side for a brief period. Plenty of Rabbits around also!

Footage of the Barn Owl hunting will be on my Twitter page shortly.
PVB on Saturday, 19 May 2012
Saturday 18:00 - 20:30

Blackcap, whitethroat, reed bunting, redshank, tufted duck, common tern, mute swan, mallard, lapwing, swift, swallow, Canada goose & chicks, blackbird, grey heron and great views of barn owl with prey.
ADMIN on Saturday, 19 May 2012
WOOD SANDPIPER on teal pool at 8:52. Also Dunlin on main island east marsh pool. (J.Spraggett)
R.HOPKINS on Thursday, 17 May 2012
Drake Garganey still on EMP this evening along with the Red Crested Pochard pair. Two Cuckoos over Newlands and the usual warblers all in good voice (especially the Blackcaps)