Sightings: 2018

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ALAN BODDINGTON on Sunday, 07 October 2018
Ted Jury Hide; Fieldfare (5 in barrel tree),
Redwing (c40 over)
JOHN COAKLEY on Friday, 05 October 2018
Best Of Today 06:45 - 11:30

East Marsh Pool
c 350 Greylag . Away first light
3 x Little Egret
c 40 Wigeon
c 50 Lapwing

Ted Jury Hide
1 x ♂ Pheasant
1 x ♀ Kestrel

Also noted 1 x Muntjac
STEVEN NICHOLS on Thursday, 04 October 2018
1500h; Hobby x2 still busy feeding. Wigeon c40, Lapwing 105, Buzzard 3 over
BRANDON VOLUNTEERS TEAM on Thursday, 04 October 2018
Hobby x 2 hawking over work party at 13.20.
KEITH YATES on Wednesday, 03 October 2018
10:00hrs ~ 13:00hrs Very disappointing visit...

Only highlights:

Great White Egret (one flew over East Marsh Pool from Newlands but never dropped in), Hobby (1), Sparrowhawk (1), Buzzard (4), Wigeon (11), Snipe (1), Cetti's Warbler (3 heard), Meadow Pipit (constant passage over the reserve throughout the visit Circa 30), Skylark (2 over), Raven (1)
JOHN COAKLEY on Monday, 01 October 2018
Todays Highlights 08:00 - 13:30

Carlton Hide
1 x ♀ Sparrowhawk
4 x Linnet
1 x ♂ Stonechat
1 x Kingfisher

Carlton Ditch
1 x Willow Tit - JW

Around The Reserve
1 x Hobby
3 x Buzzard
1 x Little Egret

On The Wing
1 x Large White
4 x Common Blue inc 1 ♀
5 x Small Copper
1 x Comma
4 x Speckled Wood
3 x Brown Hawker
10 + Migrant Hawker
1 x Southern Hawker
20 + Common Darter
JOHN COAKLEY on Thursday, 27 September 2018
Todays Highlights 08:15 - 14:15

Goose Pool
1 x Grey Wagtail
Raven over

Ted Jury Hide
1 x ♂ Pheasant

Around The Reserve
4 x Comma
8 x Speckled Wood
2 x Red Admiral
9 x Common Blue
30 (thirty) x Small Copper inc 2 egg laying ♀s
2 x Large White
2 x Brimstone

30 + Common Darter
2 x Brown Hawker
6 x Migrant Hawker
1 x Southern Hawker

Also of note
2 x black cats between the VC & Top Reedbed
JOHN COAKLEY on Tuesday, 25 September 2018
Todays Highlights 08:15 - 15:00

East Marsh Pool
7 x Wigeon
1 x Little Ringed Plover
1 x GC Grebe

Carlton Hide
2 x Willow Tit
2 x Water Rail

Around The Reserve
Chiffchaff
6 x Blackcap . 4 x ♂ . 2 x ♀ or juv

On The Wing
2 x ♂ Brimstone
2 x Red Admiral
3 x Comma
10 x Small Copper
1 x Common Blue , ♂
14 x Speckled Wood
30 + Common Darter
1 x Brown Hawker
c 15 Migrant Hawker
1 x Southern Hawker
ALEC CUTHBERTSON on Sunday, 23 September 2018
Bittern - Sunday 2:18 from Carlton Hide, Far water walking along edge of weeds
JOHN COAKLEY on Sunday, 23 September 2018
Should read Great Crested Grebe