Sightings: 2014

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STEVE WEBB on Sunday, 20 July 2014
Sunday Evening - Just a warning that the normal gate code was not working tonight, the gate remained closed. Maybe the code has changed !
NIGEL FULLER on Friday, 18 July 2014
Wednesday evening 4pm Red Kite seen at close quarters , low over the reed beds near main entrance.
ROBERT MARTIN on Thursday, 17 July 2014
Two Barn Owls on front of nest box from 9.05pm onwards.
KEVIN GROOCOCK on Wednesday, 16 July 2014
0730 - 1215 Of interest:

Kingfisher (West Marsh & East Marsh); Oystercatcher (2); Green Sandpiper (1) (Teal Pool); Little Ringed Plover (1) East Marsh); Common Sandpiper (1) East Marsh); Water Rail (1) (West Marsh); Nuthatch (1) (Horsetail); Common Tern (7); Reported by other Red Kite (1) over golf course.

Of particular interest a Grey Heron on Carlton Pool catching and attempting to devour a large juvenile Moorhen! Moorhen eventually escaped to reedbed despite being in beak and claws for several minutes!
GARY HOBBS on Wednesday, 09 July 2014
Juv LRP, juv Redshank, Green Sandpiper, 2 Oystercatcher, 3 Kestrel, Hobby, Sparrowhawk, 2 Buzzard, 4 Barn Owl, 250+ Black-headed Gulls, 25+ Lesser Black-backed Gulls, 5 adult plus 3 juv Common Tern, GS & Green Woodpeckers, 100+ Swift over Newlands at dusk, 30+ Sand Martin, Kingfisher, 20+ Linnet, also good number of both Reed & Sedge Warblers
ALAN BODDINGTON on Tuesday, 08 July 2014
East Marsh; Ruff (2 ♂ in partial summer plumage), L R Plover, Redshank, Oystercatcher (6). Teal pool; Green Sandpiper. Barn Owl on Newlamds @ 8.45am.
AL H on Monday, 07 July 2014
7th july. East marsh- 2 black tailed godwits, 1 Little Ringed Plover. Teal pool- 1 redshank. West marsh- 3 kingfishers at regular intervals. Newlands- 1 cuckoo in 'new' tree. Also treecreeper feeding fledgling near big hide, muntjac by top reed bed, young fox by horsetail glade bench.
KEITH YATES on Monday, 07 July 2014
Brief Visit: 6.20 - 7.30 pm: WOOD SANDPIPER (1 on Teal Pool @6.20pm), Snipe (1), Green Sandpiper (1), Common Sandpiper (1), LRP (1), Redshank (Juvenile on Teal Pool), Oystercatcher (1), Yellow Wagtail ( 2 Juveniles briefly on Willow Island EMP), Common Tern (5 Adults + 2 Juveniles)
GARETH BLOCKLEY on Sunday, 06 July 2014
1 Green Sandpiper - Teal Pool, 1 Common Sandpiper - East Marsh, 1 (2?) Redshank - East Marsh/Teal Pool, 4 (5?) Oystercatcher - East Marsh/Carlton Hide, 2 Little Ringed Plover - Carlton Hide, 1 Hobby - over East Marsh/Newlands Reedbed, Willow Tit - heard by Carlton Hide
PAUL CASHMORE on Friday, 04 July 2014
typo error Clearwing moths on central marsh wednesday 2nd were
Red-tipped Clearwing