Sightings for July 2010

Thursday 29th Jul 2010
2 Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher, 5 Little Egret, c.200 lapwing (Clifton Pond)

Wednesday 28th Jul 2010
15 Black Tailed Godwit ssp Islandica, Knot, 7 Little Egret, Common Sandpiper, 3 Little Ringed Plover (All Clifton Pond), Teal, Wigeon

Tuesday 27th Jul 2010
14 Little Egret, Ruff (Clifton Pond)

Sunday 25th Jul 2010
9 Little Egret, 3 Green Sandpiper, 2 Little Ringed Plover (juv) Common Sandpiper (all Clifton Pond)

Saturday 24th Jul 2010
3 Black-Tailed Godwit, 3 Green Sandpiper, 4 Little Egret, 1 Common Sandpiper, 4 Little Ringed Plover (juv) (all Clifton Pond), Grasshopper Warbler (Wheatear Field), Yellow-Legged Gull (Tween Pond)

Friday 23rd Jul 2010
Black Tern, 2 Green Sandpiper, Dunlin, Common Snipe, 3 Little Egret (All Clifton Pond), Yellow-Legged Gull (Coneries Pond)

Thursday 22nd Jul 2010
Common Sandpiper, Yellow-Legged Gull (Coneries Pond), Little Egret, Green Sandpiper, Little Ringed Plover (Clifton Pond), 200 Lapwing (Tween & Clifton Pond), Grasshopper Warbler, Northern Wheatear (Wheatear Field)

Wednesday 21st Jul 2010
2 Green Sandpiper, 4 Little Ringed Plover, Common Redshank, Dunlin, 2 Little Egret (all Clifton Pond), Common Shelduck (Coneries Pond), Grasshopper Warbler (Wheatear Field)

Tuesday 20th Jul 2010
Yellow-Legged Gull, Oystercatcher, Kingfisher (Coneries Pond), 4 Little Egret , Dunlin, Black-Tailed Godwit(Clifton Pond)

Monday 19th Jul 2010
Curlew (flew over - early evening), Grasshopper Warbler (Wheatear Field)

Saturday 17th Jul 2010
6 Little Ringed Plover, 2 Little Egret (Clifton Pond), Grasshopper Warbler (reeling - Wheatear Field), Essex Skipper butterfly (Glebe Field), Goosander (Early female - Long Eaton Pits)

Friday 16th Jul 2010
2 x Redshank (Clifton Pond)

Wednesday 14th Jul 2010
1 Green Sandpiper, 2 grasshopper warbler (calling) 14 mute swans, 60+ Greylag geese and young, 40+ Canada geese and young. I Barn Owl

Sunday 11th Jul 2010
Crane (flying over)

Saturday 10th Jul 2010
3 Little Egret, Black-Tailed Godwit (Clifton Pond)

Friday 9th Jul 2010
7 Black-Tailed Godwit, 4 Little Egret, 2 Little Ringed Plover (all Clifton Pond), Yellow-Legged Gull (Coneries Pond)

Thursday 8th Jul 2010
Little Egret (Clifton Pond), Black Tailed Godwit (Clifton Pond), Kingfisher (seen regularly from the Cafe balcony overlooking Coneries Pond - presumably feeding young)

Wednesday 7th Jul 2010
Little Egret (Clifton Pond), Black Tailed Godwit (Clifton Pond)

Tuesday 6th Jul 2010
Little Egret (Clifton Pond), Black Tailed Godwit (Clifton Pond)

Monday 5th Jul 2010
Little Egret (Clifton Pond)


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