Sightings: 2015

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DEREK LANE on Saturday, 12 September 2015
Peregrine falcon taking small bird over main lake
BOB LEE on Friday, 11 September 2015
Of Note Today. East Marsh Hide, GC Grebe (juv), 8 x Mute Swan, 2 x Cormorant, Little Egret, 2 x Common Snipe, 5 x Wigeon, Herring Gull, 3 x Lesser Black-backed Gull, Teal Pool, Hobby,Green Sandpiper,Carlton Hide, Water Rail, Little Grebe, 4 x Blackcap (3 x fem/juv) Ted Jury Hide, Stonechat, 3 x Green, 2 x GS Woodpecker, Kingfisher, 2 x Buzzard.
GARY HOBBS on Thursday, 10 September 2015
Whinchat, Stonechat, Lesser Whitethroat (all Ted Jury hide- but distant), 2 Snipe along Wigeon Bank, 2 Hobby, Sparrowhawk, Kestrel and Buzzard. Note only Swallows and 1 House Martin over EM.
STEVEN NICHOLS on Monday, 07 September 2015
Monday pm. Green Sandpiper 2, Hobby 1, Sparrowhawk 1, Green woodpecker 3, Great spotted woodpecker 2, Chiffchaff 6+, Goldcrest 2+, Treecreeper 2, Long tailed tit - several flocks, Teal 60+, Shoveler 2, Water rail heard.
GEOFF HAYNES on Monday, 07 September 2015
Sun 6th 06:30 - 09:30
Steetly Hide.
Couple of juvenile Kingfishers showing well.
Sandpiper circled but didn't land.
Sparrowhawk possibly took a kingfisher defiantly prey being carried into hedge on right looked blue with long beak, one of the regular visiting juvenile Kingfishers wasn't seen again after this.
Two or three Otters photographed at distance left hand side of pool rolling in channel between island.
BOB LEE on Friday, 04 September 2015
Of Note Today.East Marsh Hide,Kingfisher, Little Grebe, Blue Morph SNOW GOOSE, 12 x Lesser Black-backed Gull, Water Rail, Pied Wagtail, 4 x Cormorant, Carlton Hide, Green Sandpiper, Common Snipe, over, Ted Jury Hide, Hobby, Kestrel, 3 x Sparrow Hawk ( 2 x poss juv), 57 x Linnet, Teal Pool Hide, 2 x Reed Warbler, Steetley Hide, Water Rail, Raven, over Central Marsh ( 08:45 hrs). Thanks to VCG for their hard work on the reserve.
KEITH YATES on Thursday, 03 September 2015
East Marsh Islands & hides now strimmed! First bird down on Willow Island is a Golden Plover!!
STEVE WEBB on Sunday, 30 August 2015
Sat Evening - Near car park - Hedge Hog. Steetley - Kingfisher, Otter (possibly 2), Tawny Owl in tree on West Marsh chased off by bird or prey (?).
BOB LEE on Friday, 28 August 2015
Of Note Today, East Marsh Hide,Little Egret, Ruff, Blue Morph SNOW GOOSE, Common Snipe, 3 x Green Sandpiper,4 x Cormorant, 2 x Lesser Black-backed Gull, Water Rail
Central Track,4 x Green, 3 x Great Spotted Woodpecker,Nuthatch
Carlton Hide, Spotted Flycatcher
River Pool Hide, 2 x Little Grebe, Cettis Warbler
Ted Jury Hide,2 x Buzzard, Kestrel, Hobby, Sparrowhawk, Pheasant (cock)
Steetley Kingfisher ( successfully fishing)
STEVE WEBB on Wednesday, 26 August 2015
Wed Afternoon - EM - Juv Shelduck, Ruff, Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, Little Egret.