Sightings: 2019

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PVB on Wednesday, 13 November 2019
08:33 - 12:04

Highest water levels yet - no access to Baldwin, Walton, Carlton or TJ hides with wellies.

Highlights: Steetley Hide - Kingfisher;
Horsetail Glade - Goldcrest;
Wright Hide - Pintail, Goldeneye.
BILL HUNT on Monday, 11 November 2019
9/11 Highest water levels I’ve seen.Path to Baldwin Hide unpassable and river running through the marsh end of the meadow beyond Old Hare Covert
40 species before rain set in including a92; Goldeneye EMP, 1w, 2w and adult Common Gulls
PETER JONES on Monday, 11 November 2019
Monday, 11th Nov. Lower half of reserve flooded, no access. Upper half very quiet.
21 Cormorants on East Marsh Pool, with 5 Mute Swans, some Teal and Tufted. One Lesser Black Backed Gull.
Blue tits and Great tits on feeders, with two squirrels. Several Crows near the Visitor Centre.
PVB on Thursday, 07 November 2019
13:16 - 16:29

Highlights: East Marsh Pool - Pintail, Goldeneye, Cetti’s Warbler (John Walton Hide);
Carlton Hide - Green Sandpiper x2, Little Grebe, Starling murmuration.
JOHN COAKLEY/BOB LEE on Saturday, 02 November 2019
Today's Highlights

John Walton Hide
165 x Wigeon
19 x Cormorant
♀ Goldeneye
23 x Tufted Duck
1 x Pintail
Muntjac on Wigeon Bank
2 x Little Grebe

Carlton Hide
2 x Little Grebe
3 x juv Pheasant

Rear of VC
1 x Muntjac
JOHN COAKLEY on Friday, 01 November 2019
This Mornings Highlights 07:15 - 10:30

John Walton Hide
138 x Wigeon
5 x Pochard . 3 ♂ & 2 ♀
1 x ♀ Goldeneye
1 x Pintail
3 x Common Snipe
1 x Caspian Gull
1 x Yellow Legged Gull
1 x Great Black-backed Gull
5 x Common Gull

1 x Brambling on feeders

2 x Otter
1 x Muntjac
KEITH BARNSLEY on Friday, 01 November 2019
Caspian Gull still 1pm.
In addition to PVB sightings today.....GoldenEye. Pintail. 6 Common Gull. Lesser Black-backed Gull. Kingfisher. Jay.
PVB on Friday, 01 November 2019
08:14- 12:16

Highlights:
East Marsh pool - Caspian Gull x 1; Pintail; Pochard x 2.

From Carlton hide - Snipe x 1; Little Grebe x 3.

From Ted Jury hide - Kestrel; Stonechat x 2;

Feeders - Marsh Tit; Brambling.
ALAN BODDINGTON on Thursday, 31 October 2019
7.30am - 830am ;
10 species of duck on East Marsh Pool;
5 Pochard (4 drakes),
2 Goldeneye
Pintail
Shelduck
plus Teal, Shoveler, Gadwall, Mallard,
Tufted Duck & Wigeon.
Also one Otter.
JOHN COAKLEY on Wednesday, 30 October 2019
Today's Highlights 07:00 - 13:30

East Marsh Pool
1 x Goldeneye
2 x Pochard
2 x Water Rail
Black Headed Gull with silver ring but unreadable

Carlton Hide
2 x Little Grebe

Ted Jury Hide
1 x Willow Tit
2 x Stonechat ( pair )
2 x Green Woodpecker

Elsewhere
200 + Redwing
200 + Fieldfare over first thing
2 x Brambling

2 x Otter

1 x Common Darter