Sightings: 2017

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JOHN OSBORNE on Tuesday, 07 March 2017
Bearded Tit (♂) from Ted Jury hide late morning, left across brook on reedmace
BEN HAYWARD on Saturday, 04 March 2017
2 x Goldcrest, Goosander, Goldeneye, Shoveler, 3 x Snipe, Oyster Catcher, 3 x Buzzard, Teal, 10 x Cormorant, Heron, Coot, Moorhen, 2 x Great Crested Grebe, Lapwing, B-H Gulls, 3 x Song Thrush, Greenfinch, Chaffinch, Reed Bunting, Blue Tits, L-T Tits and Great Tits.
BOB LEE on Friday, 03 March 2017
Of note today. East Marsh Hide, 5 x Shelduck, 2 x Goosander(pair), 4 x Oycs, 2 x Kingfisher, 2 x GC Grebe, 5 x Pochard, 7 x Common Snipe, 6 x GBB, 14 X LBB, 2 x Herring, 3 x Common Gull, Little Egret, Carlton Hide, 2 x Redwing, Ted Jury Hide, 2 x Kestrel, 17 x Gadwal, Horsetail Glade, Muntjac.
HUGH WOODLAND on Wednesday, 01 March 2017
1st March. Usual species on water. Many Siskin,and Redpoll near Wright Hide, and Bullfinch. Waxwing and ♀ Great Spotted Woodpecker in Wood near Top Pond
KEITH YATES on Monday, 27 February 2017
Visit 10:00 ~ 14:00...........

Bittern (In flight from Carlton Hide 12:40)........ Also of note today: Shelduck (7), Pochard (5), Goosander (1M), Goldeneye (pair), GC Grebe (1), Water Rail (1), Snipe (5), Oystercatcher (4)..........Redpoll/Siskin (mixed flock circa 30 on the central path feeding in alder), Willow Tit (3 today! 2 at Carlton ditch & 1 later Nr River Pool Hide track), Cetti's Warbler (3 heard), Treecreeper (1), Skylark (1 over)....... Buzzard (5), Sparrowhawk (1), Kestrel (1)
ALAN & DEB BODDINGTON on Sunday, 26 February 2017
1.00 - 3.30. East marsh; Goosander (pair),Goldeneye (pair),Pochard (3),Wigeon (78), 6 Shelduck (2 on Riverpool), Oystercatcher (5), Snipe (7), G. C. Grebe. Also Treecreeper, Goldcrest & 4 Redpoll in alders on path to Carlton hide.
BOB LEE, ALAN BODDINGTON, KEITH YATES on Friday, 24 February 2017
Of Note today. Baldwin Hide 2 x Otter,(08.00),G C Grebe, Kingfisher,East Marsh Hide, 4 x Goosander(1 x fem), 4 x Shelduck( 1 in heaven!), 7 x Pochard, 8 x Mute Swan, 5 x Oycs, 8 x Common Snipe,Raven, 2 x Sparrowhawk( pair displaying), Steetley Hide, c20 x mix Redpol/Siskin,Carlton Hide, RIP Old Maple, now laid down to rest.
KEVIN AND SERI on Wednesday, 22 February 2017
Usual stuff + min 3 Kingfishers, possibly 4 and a pair of Great Crested Grebes, looking resplendant in their transitional colours, checking nest site on Baldwin Island.

Heard Otter calls, but not seen...
JOHN WOODWARD on Monday, 20 February 2017
From Carlton Hide, Bittern flying towards Ted Jury Hide, seen at about 16.00 hrs
STEVE NIKOLS on Sunday, 19 February 2017
Of note Sunday morning 8am-1pm: Otter from Baldwin hide briefly at 0835, 5 Oystercatchers, 6 Shelduck, 5 Pochard (4 drake), Goosander (drake), Goldeneye (drake), Ringed Plover, Yellow-legged Gull plus usual other suspects.