Sightings: 2015

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KEITH YATES on Sunday, 04 October 2015
Morning visit 07:30 - 11-30.........

Pintail (♀ on EMP), Wigeon (117), Peregrine (1 over mid morning), Green Sandpiper (1 on Teal Pool), Stonechat (3 on Farm Field), Siskin (20+), Lesser Redpoll (3 over at 'Olive Bench'), Skylarks (12 over during visit) Also: Goldcrest (3),Treecreeper (2), Nuthatch (3), Blackcap (3), Green Woodpecker (5), Great Spotted Woodpecker (2)......

Butterflies: Small Heath (1), Small Copper (1), Speckled Wood (3), Green-vein White (2)
BOB LEE on Friday, 02 October 2015
Today of note. East Marsh Hide, 1 x pair Muntjac, 250 + Lapwing, 101 x Wigeon, Kingfisher, 17 x Cormorant, 8 x Common Snipe, Water Rail, Gulls, 4 x Common, 3 x LBB, Herring, 48 x Gadwal, Track to Carlton, 2 x Goldcrest, Blackcap (♂) ,Carlton Hide, Kingfisher, Water Rail, 4 x Bulfinch ( 2 ♂, 2 fem),Ted Jury Hide, 2 x Green, 2 x Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 x Buzzard, Kestrel,Chiffchaff, 4 x Linnet, Goose Pool, Grey Wagtail, Horsetail Glade, Nuthatch.
GARY HOBBS on Wednesday, 30 September 2015
2 Grey Partridge Newlands from Ted Jury hide right of barrel tree on soil spoil, also Stonechat. Wildfowl numbers on the increase 66+ Wigeon, 30+ Gadwall, only waders was a Snipe along Wigeon Bank along with 250+ Lapwing on Willow Island.
IAN HARRIS on Tuesday, 22 September 2015
shieldbug Corizus hyoscyami...at the end of the tip area nearest to the visitor center
KEVIN AND SERI on Monday, 21 September 2015
All too rare sighting of a Water Vole at Teal Pool. Unfortunatly it was being partially drowned and then consumed by a Grey Heron.
IAIN BROWN on Sunday, 20 September 2015
4 blackcaps. 10+ chiffchaff. 1cetties. 4 snipe. 1 grey wag.1 meadow pipit overhead.
KEITH YATES on Friday, 18 September 2015
Mid Morning / Afternoon visit................................

Hobby (1 with Swallow prey), Merlin (1 from Ted Jury Hide), Spotted Flycatcher (2), Chiffchaff (20+ with several singing), Blackcap (8), Siskin (11), Treecreeper (3), Nuthatch (4), Kingfisher (2), Snipe (3), Great-crested Grebe (1 juv), Green Sandpiper (1) Sparrowhawk (2), Buzzard (6)..............................

Lots of Odanata with many Migrant Hawker, Southern Hawker & Common Darter, also 2 Ruddy Darter..................................

Butterflies: (18) Speckled Wood, (1) Gatekeeper, (3) Comma, (4) Green-veined White
STEVE WEBB on Wednesday, 16 September 2015
Wed late afternoon - Steetley - 2 x Kingfishers, one feeding and hovering for an extended period. Probably Water Vole swimming from island to bank, I say probably because it was quick but one other person seemed sure it was a water vole.
ANDY HARRIS on Wednesday, 16 September 2015
Kingfisher x1 several visits, Buzzard x2, Jay, many Dragonflies, mostly Migrant Hawker and Common Darter
IAIN BROWN on Saturday, 12 September 2015
Saturday 12th. Rook being chased by lapwing all over east marsh, 2 water rail, 2 kingfisher, 2 stonechat plus 1 Whinchat at Jury hide. Spotted flycatcher between Jury and Carlton hide. 2 white throat at jury hide. 4/5 chiffchaff, Cetties calling at Carlton