Sightings: 2011

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R.HOPKINS on Sunday, 08 May 2011
Common Sandpiper on East Marsh early morning.
R.HOPKINS on Thursday, 05 May 2011
19:00 to 21:00 - Usual warblers. Dunlin (1), Cuckoos (2), Common Terns (7) and the main star was a Hobby hunting over East Marsh.
STEVE MCAUSLAND on Thursday, 05 May 2011
Thursday Evening’s Visit

Hobby over East Marsh at 8.10pm, catching prey whilst flying between Terns & Lapwings.

A superb show for the five of us in the hide!
KEITH YATES on Thursday, 05 May 2011
Report from conservation Team @ 08:30

WOOD SANDPIPER on East Marsh Pool!
IAIN BROWN on Wednesday, 04 May 2011
Yellow wagtail east marsh
KEITH YATES on Sunday, 01 May 2011
Visit Highlights 06:00 – 11:30Hrs

Barn Owl (1), Cuckoo (1), Grasshopper Warbler (3), Garden Warbler (3), Lesser Whitethroat (2), Chiffchaff (4), Blackcap (numerous), Whitethroat (numerous), Reed Warbler (4), Sedge Warbler (6), Willow Warbler (numerous), Cetti’s Warbler (4), Buzzard (8), Kestrel (1), Sparrowhawk (1)

Pools

Common Tern (9), Snipe (2), Little Ringed Plover (6), Ringed Plover (1), Redshank (3), Oystercatcher (1), Ruff (2), Kingfisher (1), Sand Martin (numerous), Swallow (Numerous), House Martin (2), Swift (12 - good influx today!)

Butterflies

Sml Tortoiseshell (1), Brimstone (1), Red Admiral (2), Common Blue (1), Peacock (2), Speckled Wood (2), Green-vein White (6), Small White (2), Orange Tip (4)
JOY ATKINSON on Sunday, 01 May 2011
saw great tit,pheasants,swallows,blue tits,grey herons,whitethroats,chiff chaffs,cuckoo,oystercatchers,common terns,little ringed plovers,gadwalls,lapwings,cormorants,reed buntings,redshank,sand martins,great crested grebes,little grebe,buzzards dunnock and a deer.
IAIN BROWN on Saturday, 30 April 2011
late evening, 8.30pm. two ruff east marsh
JEREMY W on Saturday, 30 April 2011
Morning of 30th April.

Saw: LRP, Ruff, Common Tern, Chaffinch, Pheasant, Redshank, Tufted Duck, Sedge Warbler, Grasshopper Warbler, Whitethroat, Blue Tit, Long-Tailed Tit, Great Tit, Blackbird, Grey Heron, Blackcap, Woddpigeon, Carrion Crow, Willow Warbler, Mallard, Magpie, Robin, Canada Goose, Greylag Goose, Lapwing, Oystercatcher, Reed Bunting, Moorhen, Coot, Wren, Mute Swan, Great-Crested Grebe, Little Grebe, Cormorant, Dunnock

Heard: Green Woodpecker, Chiffchaff, Cetti's Warbler, Reed Warbler, Cuckoo, Jackdaw.
KEITH BARNSLEY on Saturday, 30 April 2011
Sat 6.00am: Weather Forecasters again demonstrated their fallibility as I was welcomed to the Marsh by rain. It proved brief however and I was soon treated to Cuckoo (dead tree)Ring Plover Little Ring Plover Redshanks.The Ruff (still). Whitethroats, Willow Warblers Chiffchaff, Reed Warbler Sedge Warbler and Lesser Whitethroat (still between New Hare Covert and the sheepfield). Finally, Song Thrush heralded the Blustery day and my exit from the reserve.