Sightings for September 2011

Monday 26th Sep 2011
Green Sandpiper, 2 x blacktailed Godwits (Tween pond), 2 x Kingfishers (Clifton pond)

Sunday 25th Sep 2011
2 Black-Tailed Godwit, Dunlin, c.8 Redpoll (The Bund)

Saturday 24th Sep 2011
4 Curlew Sandpiper, Ringed Plover (Clifton Pond) 2 Black-Tailed Godwit (Tween Pond), Green Sandpiper (Works Pond), Cetti's Warbler (The Bund), Kingfisher, Treecreeper, c.7 Chiffchaff (throughout Reserve)

Friday 23rd Sep 2011
Northern Pintail, Green Sandpiper (Clifton Pond), 2 Black-Tailed Godwit (Tween Pond), Tawny Owl (Delta)

Thursday 22nd Sep 2011
2 Goosander (female - Main Pond), Green Sandpiper (Clifton Pond)

Sunday 18th Sep 2011
Black Tern (juv - Tween Pond), Yellow Wagtail (over Coneries Pond), 2 Black-tailed Godwit on Clifton Pit (later moved to Wet Marsh in the afternoon), Greenshank also on Clifton pit. Of interest - 2 Kingfishers on Clifton Pit and a single in front of the Delta hide + Cettis Warbler by Wet Marsh

Friday 16th Sep 2011
Green Sandpiper, Little Egret, Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin (Clifton Pond)

Thursday 15th Sep 2011
Arctic Tern (Tween Pond), Kingfisher, Marsh Harrier (Delta Pond), Northern Pintail (Clifton Pond), Northern Wheatear (Barton in Fabis)

Wednesday 14th Sep 2011
Arctic Tern, Common Tern, Common Snipe, Kingfisher, Barnacle Goose (Presumed Escaped), Hobby, Common Buzzard

Tuesday 13th Sep 2011
5 Arctic Tern, 4 Common Tern, Hobby, Yellow Legged Gull, Green Sandpiper, Black-Tailed Godwit

Monday 12th Sep 2011
2 Dunlin, Black-Tailed Godwit, Little Ringed Plover, 2 Common Sandpiper, Hobby, Arctic Tern (2 on Tween Pond, 1 on Church Pond), 2 Common Snipe, Yellow Legged Gull, 4 Little Egret, 25+ Sand Martin, 4 Common Tern

Sunday 11th Sep 2011
1 Curlew Sandpiper (juvenile), 6 Ruff (1 male, 5 female), 6 Little Egret, 2 Common Snipe, Kingfisher (Clifton Pond), Black-Tailed Godwit, Green Sandpiper, 2 Common Snipe, Yellow-Legged Gull, c.200 Lapwing (Tween Pond)

Friday 9th Sep 2011
15+ Tree Sparrow, House Sparrow, 4 Great Tit, Blue Tit, 2 Pheasant, Sparrowhawk, Greenfinch, 6 Chaffinch

Friday 9th Sep 2011
Barnacle Goose (presumed escaped), Common Sandpiper (Clifton Pond), Chiffchaff (in song - throughout Reserve), Red Admiral Butterfly (Willow Peninsula)

Thursday 8th Sep 2011
Bats - Common Pipistrelle, Nathusius Pipistrelle, Soprano Pipistrelle, Daubenton's, Noctule, Leisler's (The Bund - first confirmed sighting on the Reserve), Whiskered/Brandt's (first confirmed sighting on the Reserve)

Tuesday 6th Sep 2011
Wood Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, Northern Wheatear (Female), Little Egret

Sunday 4th Sep 2011
Yellow-Legged Gull, Herring Gull (juvenile), 34 individual sightings of Kingfisher (seen from cafe balcony during Opticron demo - Coneries Pond)

Saturday 3rd Sep 2011
Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher, Green Sandpiper, Hobby, Common Buzzard (Clifton Pond), Northern Wheatear (Wheatear Field), Yellow-Legged Gull (Coneries Pond), Chiffchaff, 4 Common Swift, Yellow Wagtail

Friday 2nd Sep 2011
2 Common Sandpiper, Hobby, Common Kingfisher, Common Snipe, 3 Little Egret.

Thursday 1st Sep 2011
Juvenile water rail, (Clifton Pond reedbeds), Juvenile Black Tern, (Tween Pond)


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