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Saturday 27th April 2024


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Middleton Lakes

Whimbrel to 06:00 from the benches, also drake  Garganey still, 4x LRP, Ringed Plover, 2x Redshank, 2x Common Sandpiper, 5x Snipe, 2x Dunlin, 8x Swift, 2x Yellow Wagtail, (MSm)

Whitemoor Haye

4x Whimbrel, LRP, Common Sandpiper, 6x Oystercatcher, 2x Grasshopper Warbler, 3x Garden Warbler, 3x Sedge Warbler, 3x Lesser Whitethroat, Cetti’s Warbler, 5x Yellow Wagtail, 2x Swift, 5x Shelduck, Little Egret, (SCo)  –  7x Arctic Tern briefly on Back pit, 7x Whimbrel, White Wagtail, Yellow Wagtail (TPe, PAn)

Belvide Resv

Black Tern at 12:15, 


Red Kite over east at 09:35, LRP over calling, 2x Stonechat still, 2x Redpoll, Sedge Warbler, (RGi)

Doxey Marsh

2x LRP, 3x Reed Warbler, 3x Swift, 5x House Martin, Whitethroat, 7x Sedge Warbler, (GPr, RRa)

Cannock Chase

4x Cuckoo, 2x Redstart, 2x Garden Warbler, 2x Whitethroat, 5x Tree Pipit, 6x Stonechat, Curlew, (BHa)

Knypersley Resv

Common Sandpiper, 3x Oystercatcher, Mandarin, (GBr)

Wolseley Centre

2x Common Tern, Mandarin, Cetti’s Warbler, (STu)

Blithfield Resv

4x Swift, 7x Common Tern, Red Kite, 2x Oystercatcher, 2x Yellow Wagtail, House Martins, (MJa)  –  20x Arctic Tern, (TPe)

Norton Green

Red Kite over at 14:30, (DCo)

Tittesworth Water

Common Tern, 8x Oystercatcher, (SGi, IB)

Mosshouse – Foxley

Peregrine, Grasshopper Warbler, Lesser Whitethroat, Yellowhammer, 2x Yellow Wagtail, Wheatear, (JHu)


Cuckoo, (CBa)

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Lawn Lane / Pendeford Hall Lane Greenshank (Foz, KCl)

Branston GPs

7x Whimbrel thru north, (DSc), 3x Little Egret, (m) Scaup, 16x Shelduck, 14x Teal, 8x Pochard, 22x Gadwall, 8x Shoveler, 3x Mandarin, 5x Oystercatcher, 9x Ringed Plover, 3x Dunlin, Common Sandpiper, Snipe, 6x Common Gull, 30x Swift, 40x House Martin, 2x Yellow Wagtail, 3x Cetti’s Warbler, 3x Garden Warbler, 28x Little Grebe, Green Woodpecker, 5x Redpoll, 5x Linnet, (DSc, JWo)

                                                         Common Gull by Jon Woodcock

Westport Lake

2x Swift  this afternoon, (RGi)

Highgate Common

2x Cuckoo, (KBa)