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The Pet encyclopedia

Saturday 2nd September 2023

Middleton Lakes

Garganey, 3x Snipe, Green Sandpiper, Greenshank, Dunlin, Common Sandpiper, (MSm)  –  Whinchat, 


4x Redstart (3 in grazed paddock) east of the Ind estate and one at Palletstacks, (RTo)  –  Whinchat off Mossfield Road, Wheatear near mast houses and barn, (RGi)

Uttoxeter Quarry

Greenshank, 4x Ringed Plover, 4x Common Sandpiper, 2x Curlew, Oystercatcher, 4x Little Egret, YL Gull, 2x Goosander, (RPo)

Doxey Marsh

Marsh Harrier (cream crowned), Hobby, Whinchat, Peregrine, Garden Warbler, Mandarin, (GPr, RRa, AHa, RST)

Blithfield Resv

5x Great Egret, 19x Ringed Plover, 7x LRP, 2x Dunlin, Redshank, 2x Common Sandpiper, 6x Ruff, Pintail, 10x Goosander, 6x YL Gull, 8x Common Tern, Wheatear, 3x Whinchat, Yellowhammer, several Yellow Wagtail, (SRi)  –  additional Green Sandpiper, 2x Curlew, GBB Gulls, 10x Little Egret, (PAn)

Belvide Resv

Black-necked Grebe, Garganey, Red Kite, Wheatear, Redstart, Whinchat, Stonechat, 


5x Spotted Flycatcher, Redstart Old Orchard, (ARa)


Marsh Harrier, (IGr)

Branston Water Park

2x Cetti’s Warbler, 3x Pochard, (BHa)

Trentham Estate

4x Little Egret, 10x Mandarin, Peregrine, (RGi)

Branston GPs (Alldayer total 101)

Whimbrel, 3x Greenshank, 2x Redshank, 3x Ruff, 130x Lapwing, Golden Plover, Ringed Plover, Dunlin, Green Sandpiper, 3x Common Sandpiper, 5x Snipe, ad YL Gull, ad GBB Gull, 20x Common Tern, Pintail, Mandarin, 3x Goosander, 2x Peregrine, Hobby, 10x Little Egret, Yellow Wagtail, Cetti’s Warbler, 3x Lesser Whitethroat, 3x Siskin, (DSc)