Sightings: 2015

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STEVE NICHOLS on Saturday, 05 December 2015
Friday pm. East marsh - Goldeneye 2 (m, f), Shoveler 30+, Teal c10, Pochard 2, Tufted Duck 7, Grey-lag Goose c300, Kingfisher, Fieldfare, c15, Reed Bunting, Buzzard, Lapwing c100, Grey Heron, Little Egret (reported by others).
NEIL NASH on Thursday, 03 December 2015
Peregrine Falcon (Ted Jury) Goosander (Baldwin)
SIMON ELLIOTT on Monday, 30 November 2015
Morning visit - big flock of mixed redpoll, Siskin and bullfinch but amazingly, at about 09:30 I saw, for the first time at Brandon, 3 otters fishing on swallow pool. Watched them for 15/20 minutes. All 3 were of equal size and to my inexpert eyes, probably young adults.
KEITH YATES on Friday, 27 November 2015
Bearded Tit ( heard but not seen from Carlton Hide), Woodcock (1 inadvertently flushed from path down to Farm Field area!) Also of note: EMP male and female Goldeneye, (11) Wigeon, male Pintail - 3/4000 Starling dispersal 7.30am Alban's (formerly Newlands) reedbed!
BRANDON VOLUNTEER CONSEVATION TEAM on Thursday, 26 November 2015
3 Bearded Tit from Carlton hide. Also 4 Goldeneye (2 ♂, 2 ♀) on East Marsh.


KEVIN AND SERI on Wednesday, 25 November 2015
♂ Goldeneye from Baldwin. Kingfisher perched at, and Kestrel hunting around Carlton.

Murmuration seriously disrupted by predators. Splt to several smaller groups....
ALAN BODDINGTON on Tuesday, 24 November 2015
Short-Eared Owl over Newlands from Alban's bench at 3.45pm.
MARTIN DURKIN on Tuesday, 24 November 2015
Bittern at west marsh 2 otters at east marsh pool from midday
KEVIN AND SERI on Monday, 23 November 2015
2 Kingfishers, ♀ Goldeneye and a pair of mating Mallard from Baldwin. Snipe from East Marsh.

Superb murmuration still 3-4k birds hit simultaneously, after my colleagues departure, by 3 Sparrowhawks.... Bedlam in the sky :-)
KEN L on Monday, 23 November 2015
Very good day for variety - of note, superb murmuration about 1600 hrs, Bittern at Steetly at 1200, Marsh/Willow Tit near golf course and 5 Siskin at back of Wright hide.