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The Pet encyclopedia

Friday 28th April 2023


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Middleton Lakes

Wood Sandpiper, 12x Dunlin, 2x Ringed Plover, 2x LRP and 2x Common Tern on JW north, (MSm)  –  2x Whimbrel dropped on JW north, 26x Dunlin thru, Greenshank flew west from north pit, 2x Common Sandpiper,  4x Yellow Wagtail, (SPA)  –  Arctic Tern, 5x Common Tern early evening, (TPe)


Whimbrel in paddock in south side of the Palletstacks track at 07:25, 6x Wheatear, (RTo)  –  Botteslow Flash 2x Common Sandpiper, LRP, Dunlin, (RTo)

Seisdon area

3x Whimbrel over dropping down towards Clive, Ring Ouzel off bridleway, Common Sandpiper,  Commic Tern heading towards Pool Hall, (GCl)


Lordship Lane – 18x Dunlin, 2x Shelduck, (RGi)

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Pendeford Mill Lane floods – Greenshank, 4x Common Sandpiper, Gadwall, (IMo)

Cuckoo Bank

10x Wheatear, Whinchat, Gropper, 

Blithfield Resv

3x Black Tern still Blithe Bay, (SE, HF)  –  17x Dunlin (9 thru), Whimbrel north, 3x Black Tern still,  Whooper Swan, White Wagtail, (MDJ)

                                                     Whooper Swan by Steve Edwards

                                                         Whooper Swan by GJ Mant

Radford Meadows

The White Stork again this am flew low out behind Windsor Road towards Silkmore (MnA)  –  Common Sandpiper, Cetti’s Warbler. (R)  –  9x Dunlin, Common Sandpiper, 2x LRP, 2x Wheatear, Cetti’s Warbler, 12x Shelduck, (RSw)

Rudyard Lake

8x Oystercatcher, 3x Common Sandpiper, LRP, Mandarin, Common Tern, (SSe)


Whinchat, Gropper, 3x Reed Warbler, 8x Whitethroat, Lesser Whitethroat, 4x Cetti’s Warbler, 3x Common Sandpiper, 4x Oystercatcher, 7x Common Tern, 3x Little Egret, Goosander, 2x Pochard, (BHa)


Common Sandpiper, Lesser Whitethroat, Garden Warbler, Whitethroat, Little Egret, (MSc)

Whitemoor Haye

Whimbrel, Dunlin, Common Sandpiper, 2x Ringed Plover, 12x LRP, Wheatear, (SCo)


2x Whinchat in horse fields near the canal, (LSt)