Sightings: 2015

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BOB LEE on Friday, 10 April 2015
Birds of note today,East Marsh Hide,Little Ringed Plover x 2, Redshank x 4, Greensand Piper x 2, Shelduck x 2, Gulls, LBB x 6, Common x 4, Mute Swan x 8 ( 4 x juv), Sandmartin x 13, ( using structure) Barn Swallow x 4, OYCS x 4, Common Snipe, Cettis Warbler, Pied Wagtail, G C Grebe x 2,Teal Pool ,Common Snipe x 4, Little Egret, (12.20pm) numerous Blackcaps, Willow Warblers and Chiffchaff( one with silver leg ring) over reserve.
JOHN OSBORNE on Wednesday, 08 April 2015
Of note, 7pm visit onwards: swallow, from East Marsh Pool across Central Marsh and back; barn owl sitting on box for at least half an hour, Newlands.
STEVE WEBB on Wednesday, 08 April 2015
Rubbish Area - 1 x Tree Creeper, 2 x Nuthatch. EM - 3 x Grass Snakes on path bank in the sun, 2 x Redshank, 3 x Snipe, 1 x Kingfisher (sitting on post near first island), 2 x Oyster Catcher. Carlton Hide - 2 x Monkjac running across path near hide. Ted Jury - 1 x Barn Owl (showing about 7.40pm)
COLIN POTTER on Tuesday, 07 April 2015
Singing Blackcap nhc 5th april
TAYLOR KNOWLES on Monday, 06 April 2015
Several Squirrels, GS Woodpecker, Coal Tit, Blue Tit, Great Tit, Reed Bunting, House Sparrow and Pied Wagtail on the feeders by the Visitor Centre, plus a ♂ Pheasant seen and heard nearby. Many Chiffchaffs and a Blackcap heard around the reserve, and a Chaffinch, Buzzard, Kestrel and many Gulls were seen. At the Wright Hide, Oystercatchers, Grey Herons, Lapwings, a Redshank, Shovelers, Tufted Duck, Shelduck, Greylag + Canada Geese and Mute Swans were seen, with the same from Jon Baldwin and East Marsh Hides, with the addition of GC Grebe, Cormorant, Sparrowhawk and an unidentified hirundine (presumably Swallow). Teal and Gadwall were seen at Teal Pool Hide, and Gadwall, Shoveler, Kestrel, Stock Dove and Greylag Geese were sighted from Ted Jury Hide.
ALAN BODDINGTON on Saturday, 04 April 2015
Willow Warbler showing + singing back of Goose pool midday.
GARY HOBBS on Friday, 03 April 2015
Highlights - 5 Swallows, 3 Sand Martins, Water Rail, 4 Oystercatcher, 3 Redshank, 2 Snipe, Shelduck plus several Chiffchaff around reserve.
ALAN BODDINGTON on Friday, 03 April 2015
East Marsh; Goosander (♀) until 10.30, Redshank (3), Oystercatcher (4), Shelduck, G C Grebe (2), Snipe (4), Great Black Backed Gull (2nd summer). Many Chiffchaffs singing around reserve. Also Peacock butterfly in front of main hide.
KEN L on Tuesday, 31 March 2015
Very quiet around the reserve and v. windy! Only thing of note was a terrapin about 6-8 inches long in front of Steetly - don't know about them so can't i.d.it . Prominent yellow stripes on head.
DENIS JEFFERIES on Monday, 30 March 2015
Sunday 29th March

Water Rail on West Marsh Pool.