Sightings: 2019

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S C NICHOLS on Sunday, 16 June 2019
1300-1630h. Redshank 3, Little-ringed Plover 2, Swift 10+, Kestrel 2 (1 Juv), Little Grebe 6, Cuckoo 1, Lesser Whitethroat singing, Buzzard 2,.
KIM OLIVER on Saturday, 15 June 2019
Sat June 15th. Warming up. Overcast and at times Heavy Rain. 12.30 to 14.00. Today Brandon expands its reserve to the other side of Brandon Lane! Whitethroat. Cetti's. WW CC + Blackcap. Read Buntings. Cuckoo in distance. 12 Lesser Black-backed Gulls. and Red Kite being chased by the Oystercatchers. Song Thrush and Blackbirds singing.
JOHN COAKLEY on Saturday, 15 June 2019
Red Kite southwards over Grebe Pool at 13:10
JOHN COAKLEY on Tuesday, 11 June 2019
Morning Highlights 06:15 - 09:15

Teal Pool
1 x Little Egret

East Marsh Pool
2 x juv Grey Wagtail on Walton Island
7 x Oystercatcher + 3 chicks
4 x Shelduck
c 20 Gadwall
9/10 Little Ringed Plover . No chicks
1 x Redshank . No chicks
3 x Common Tern chicks seen
BOB LEE on Saturday, 08 June 2019
Today of note. 4 x Shelduck, 3 x Redshank, 6 x Oycs, 2 x Goosander (fems), 6 x LRP, 2 x Kingfisher, 3 x Cuckoo, Caspian Gull (juv), good numbers of Gadwal (with young), Swallow & SandMartin
JOHN COAKLEY on Monday, 03 June 2019
East Marsh Pool
1 x Avocet

On The Wing
1 x Hairy Dragonfly

1 x Wood White
7 x Common Blue

8 x Burnet Companion
3 x Cinnabar
KIM OLIVER on Sunday, 02 June 2019
Sunday June 2nd 18.00pm ish Weather Windy, Overcast and Wet but No Rain, Warm. Several Fledged GS Woodpeckers. 5 warblers. Cuckoo in distance. Oystercatchers feeding 3 chicks. Lapwing sitting on nest. Common Terns. 2 Shelduck. Sand Martins. Little Egret and a stunning Avocet feeding in front of the Wright hide. just 1 Little Ringed Plover. Other usual suspects.
JOHN COAKLEY on Saturday, 01 June 2019
East Marsh Pool . Early AM
2 x Avocet over due east
1 x Fox on Wigeon Bank

Butterflies & Moths
9 x Peacock
4 x Brimstone
1 x Speckled Wood
2 x Dingy Skipper
2 x Orange Tip
1 x Holly Blue
3 x Large Skipper
1 x Red Admiral
3 x Green Veined White
54 x Common Blue inc ♀ egg laying
7 x Small Copper inc ♀ egg laying
8 x Green Hairstreak
6 x Brown Argus inc ♀ egg laying
11 x Small Heath

Moths
6 x Burnet Companion
9 x Cinnabar
1 x Mother Shipton
20 x Chimney Sweeper
PVB on Saturday, 01 June 2019
31/5 12:09 - 15:01

Highlights: EMP - oystercatcher + young; common tern + young; Teal Pool - redshank (2).

Round the reserve - multiple views of cuckoo, whitethroat, Great Spotted Woodpecker + young
DAVID HILL on Tuesday, 28 May 2019
28/5/19 Cuckoo x 3 flying over Newlands early morning, later 1 emerged from reeds alongside Teal Pool, Grey Wagtail x 2 EM Pool, Kingfisher EM Pool