Sightings for October 2010

Saturday 30th Oct 2010
Bearded Tit (Clifton Pond Reedbed)

Monday 25th Oct 2010
Brambling (in trees near Tower Hide), Curlew (Clifton Pond)

Sunday 24th Oct 2010
350 Pink-Footed Geese (over in 3 skeins), Siskin, Goosander (Works Pond)

Friday 22nd Oct 2010
Bearded Tit (heard from calling in Clifton Pond reedbed), Curlew, 3 Goldeneye (2 female, 1 male), Cetti's Warbler, Kingfisher (all Clifton Pond), 4 Goosander (Works Pond)

Wednesday 20th Oct 2010
Common Scoter, 3 Goldeneye (Long Eaton Gravel Pits), 200 Pink-Footed Geese (Over), 30 Fieldfare, 4 Goosander (females on Works Pond), Goldcrest, Yellow-Legged Gull

Saturday 16th Oct 2010
Common Scoter, Curlew, Goldeneye (all Long Eaton Gravel Pits)

Friday 15th Oct 2010
Nuthatch (Delta Gate - a rare little bird to see on the Reserve)

Wednesday 13th Oct 2010
Curlew, Water Rail, 3 Common Snipe (All Clifton Pond), Redwing, Fieldfare (over)

Tuesday 12th Oct 2010
Bittern (Delta Reedbed),Merlin (Delta), c.20 Gadwall, c.25 Eurasian Wigeon, c.25 Northern Shoveler, c.50 Eurasian Teal, 4 Common Pochard, Common Snipe, 43 Northern Lapwing, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 6 Skylark (over), 6 Sand Martin (briefly over Clifton Pond), 2 Marsh Tit.

Monday 11th Oct 2010
Rock Pipit (Clifton Pond)

Sunday 10th Oct 2010
Curlew (Clifton Pond), Common Snipe

Saturday 9th Oct 2010
Ringed Plover,Black Tern (Tween Pond), Cetti's Warbler, 2 Barn Swallow, Curlew (Barton Flash), Redwing (over), Chiffchaff

Friday 8th Oct 2010
Black Tern (Tween Pond), Chiffchaff

Tuesday 5th Oct 2010
Pair of Stonechat (Wheatear Field)

Sunday 3rd Oct 2010
Black Tern


Nature Reserves in Nottinghamshire