Sightings: 2019

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GARY HOBBS on Sunday, 31 March 2019
Other notable missed off previous report was a Rook over Newlands, only my 2nd for this year, having not seen one for several years on the reserve
GARY HOBBS on Sunday, 31 March 2019
07.00-18.30 - 65 species highlights- Little Grebe, 3 Shelduck, 6 LRP, 3 Redshank, Bl-tailed Godwit, 2 Common Snipe, 5+ Oystercatcher, Common Gull, 11+ Herring Gull, 17+ LBBG, 8+ GBBG, 2+ Kingfisher, 5+ Cetti’s Warbler, 2+ Blackcap, 7+ Chiffchaff, Swallow & 50+ Sand-martin
ALAN BODDINGTON on Saturday, 30 March 2019
East Marsh;
Black Tailed Godwit, Redshank (2),
Little Ringed Plover (4),Oystercatcher (2),
Shelduck (3),Great Crested Grebe (3),
Sand Martin (12).
Teal Pool;
Common Snipe (5), Jack Snipe (F.Stokes)
Carlton Hide;
Common Snipe, Jack Snipe (J.Rushforth)
Six species of butterfly on the wing;
Green Veined White , Orange Tip,
Peacock , Small Tortoiseshell,
Brimstone & Comma.
ALAN BODDINGTON on Friday, 29 March 2019
11.30 - 15.00
East Marsh; Little Ringed Plover (4),
Redshank (2), Oystercatcher (2),
Shelduck (3 + 1 on River Pool)
Sand Martin (5).
Teal Pool; Common Snipe (2).
Also ; Blackcap ( New Hare Covert),
Chiffchaff (7).
Butterflies; Orange Tip (1), Comma (5),
Brimstone (9), Peacock (8).
JOHN COAKLEY on Wednesday, 27 March 2019
Quick Evening Visit
Red Kite over
2 x Willow Tit ( pair )
20 + Sand Martin
4 x Little Ringed Plover
2 x Redshank
4 x Shelduck
PVB on Wednesday, 27 March 2019
08:48 - 12:48

40+ species: Teal Pool - Little Egret (1), Redshank (2); East Marsh Pool - Little Ringed Plover (4), Wigeon (4), Kingfisher (1)
JOHN COAKLEY on Tuesday, 26 March 2019
Today's Highlights 06:15 - 13:00

East Marsh Pool
2 x Whooper Swan . Left early
4 x Little Ringed Plover
Sand Martins at nest structure
2 x Shelduck
4 x Oystercatcher
2 x Raven over
1x Kingfisher

Teal Pool
2 x Kingfisher
13 x Common Snipe
1 x Water Rail
2 x Redshank
1 x Green Sandpiper

River Pool
2 x Shelduck . Different birds from the EMP one's

Carlton Pool
2 x Little Grebe

Ted Jury Hide
1 x Common Snipe
2 x Kestrel ( pair )

Around The Reserve
3 x Bank Vole
2 x Small Tortoiseshell
3 x Peacock
2 x Pheasant ( pair )
JOHN COAKLEY on Sunday, 24 March 2019
Today's Highlights 13:00 - 16:30

East Marsh Pool
2 x Little Ringed Plover
3 x Shelduck
11 Sand Martin
14 Wigeon
2 x Great Crested Grebe
2 x Oystercatcher

Teal Pool
4 x Common Snipe
2 x Redshank
1 x Jack Snipe

River Pool
1 x Little Egret

New Hare Covert
1 x singing Blackcap
1 x singing Willow Warbler

On The Wing
11 Brimstone . 1 x ♀ + 10 ♂
5 x Small Tortoiseshell
6 x Peacock
2 x Comma

Of Note
2 x Bank Vole
BILL HUNT on Saturday, 23 March 2019
Saturday 23/3. 6.30-10.30
Greenshank, Redshank, Snipe, Oystercatcher 2, Lapwing 18, Shelduck 4, Redwing 10, at least 8 singing Chiffchaff, Sand Martin 4, at least 3 pairs of Great Spotted Woodpecker, Nuthatch 4, Cetti’s Warbler 4, Water Rail
JOHN COAKLEY/KEITH YATES on Wednesday, 20 March 2019
Today's Highlights 06:30 - 12:45

Teal Pool
2 x Redshank
3 x Common Snipe
1 x Little Egret

River Pool
1 x Green Sandpiper - K Yates

East Marsh Pool
2 x Whooper Swan . Away at 07:15
5 x Oystercatcher
2 x Sparrowhawk
2 x Shelduck
1 x Water Rail

Carlton Hide
2 x Little Grebe
1 x Common Snipe
2 x Willow tit . Carlton Ditch area

Ted Jury Hide
2 x Kestrel ( pair )
1 x Water Rail

Around The Reserve
Passage of Thrush sp . c 100
2 x Raven over . 1 + 1
3 x Common Snipe over
4 x Redwing
1 x Lesser Redpoll
5 x Buzzard
2 x Red Legged Partridge

Butterflies
6 x Brimstone . 5M + 1F
3 x Small Tortoiseshell