Sightings: 2009

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KEITH YATES on Tuesday, 01 December 2009
Beautiful frosty start today :-

Woodcock - 1 flew over Grebe Pool just before sunrise!
KEVIN AND SERI on Monday, 30 November 2009
Three Barn Owls sharing the box, as seen from the Carlton Hide
BOB LEE on Sunday, 29 November 2009
Bittern West marsh, flew off towards River Pool 10.30 hrs
KEITH BARNSLEY on Saturday, 28 November 2009
Barn Owl. From Carlton hide. 1st seen pering out box at 4.00pm. then quartering Newlands 4.15pm
JOHN BELSEY on Thursday, 26 November 2009
Spent 6 hours at Brandon till dark today. Water level risen by about a foot since last time I visited about 6 weeks ago.

Highlights:-
Shoveler -65
Wigeon - male
Gadwall - 6
Teal - 80+
Goldeneye - pair
Snipe - 12
Lapwing - 130
Common Gulls c25 on pool. After 3.30pm large numbers passed through flying east to Draycote (presumably) numbering 100's with one flock of 80 alone.
Water Rail - 2, Cettis Warbler 5 singing, Redpoll, Nuthatch, Grey Wagtail
Buzzard - 3,
Bird of the day was the Barn Owl that appeared on the ledge of one of the nest boxes at 4pm realised how cold and windy it was a jumped back inside
CAROLINE IRWIN on Thursday, 26 November 2009
Great tit, blue tit, chaffinch, mallard, wood pigeon, coot, cormorant, tufted duck, shoveler, great crested grebe, black headed gull, lapwing, grey heron, pheasant, siskin, lesser redpoll, blackbird, redwing, robin, greenfinch, mute swan, magpie, moorhen, bullfinch, tree creeper, long tailed tit and teal plus one rabbit and two fly agaric toadstools.
ADMIN on Wednesday, 25 November 2009
Tuesday 24th
Bittern, West Marsh Pool 14:00 (H.Scarsbrook)
KEITH YATES on Monday, 23 November 2009
Evening visit 3pm - 4.30pm

Big Hide - 2 Muntjac feeding in the open on Wigeon Bank plus 2 Goldeneye (1m~1F)on pool.
Carlton Hide - Barn Owl quartering Newlands plus Bittern flew right to left and dropped in behind Big Dead Tree @ 4.15pm.
BIRDGUIDES on Sunday, 22 November 2009
Bittern, from West Marsh Hide 11:00
ADMIN on Saturday, 21 November 2009
Great White Egret 2pm on East Marsh Pool (per G.Wootton)