Sightings: 2011

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KEITH YATES on Sunday, 18 December 2011
This Mornings Highlights:

Bittern (Good views across from Wright Hide of 1 on front edge of reeds in front of Big Hide)
Peregrine ( 1 harassing the Lapwing flock @ around 08:45)
R.HOPKINS on Saturday, 17 December 2011
1 Blacktailed Godwit amongst the Lapwing today
ROBERT WAKELAM on Saturday, 17 December 2011
Saturday 17th December
Notables:-
East Marsh - Water Rail, Snipe, Black-tailed godwit
Woods - Redwing, Nuthatch, Gr. Sp. Woodpecker, Bullfinch, Fieldfare
STEVE MCAUSLAND on Saturday, 17 December 2011
Saturday late afternoon visit

Bittern from Carlton hide at 4.15pm flew in from East Marsh and dropped in to the reeds behind the dead trees.

Solitary Black Tailed Godwit on Willow Island - East Marsh.
GARY HOBBS on Thursday, 15 December 2011
Birds of note- 33 Golden Plover, 9 Snipe, Kingfisher, Sparrowhawk, Kestral, 2 pair Goldeneye, Pochard, Redwing, Fieldfare, 2 Song Thrush, Nuthatch, 4+ Goldcrest 3 Lesser Black-backed Gulls, 4 Common Gulls, 1 Herring Gull, 2 Canada Geese on East Marsh with around 70 Greylag's (first I've seen for over a month on the reserve). Duck numbers seem to be down from previous visits? New Zealand Scaup (escapee) on Swallow Pool.
ROBERT WAKELAM on Saturday, 10 December 2011
Saturday 10th December
Notables:-
Bittern in channel to L. of EM hide at midday.
Goldcrest from path between EM and Teal Pool hides.
Snipe (2) @ water edge in front hide
AL HORSLEY on Saturday, 10 December 2011
sat.10th dec.
Bittern flew onto carlton pool, stayed 2 minutes then flew back towards east marsh at 13.40 hrs.
Siskins feeding on path near wright hide
GARY HOBBS on Sunday, 04 December 2011
Birds of note - East Marsh - Dunlin, 160+ Golden Plover, 8 Snipe,3 Lesser Black-backed Gulls,12 Common Gulls, 1 Herring Gull, 2 ♂ plus 2 ♀ Goldeneye, Sparrowhawk, Willow Tit and Kingfisher. Carlton Hide - Redwing, Fieldfare, Kestral. West Marsh - New Zealand Scaup (escapee).
KEITH YATES on Sunday, 04 December 2011
Bittern ( seen briefly in flight from Olive Wood bench @ 8am), Jack Snipe ( 1 from Carlton Hide at rear of Island)
MATT HUNTER on Saturday, 03 December 2011
03/12
1st visit to excellent reserve
18 golden plover east marsh pool 11.00
great views of redwing and fieldfare from carlton hide 12.00
1 willow tit on main path west of streetly hide 12.30