Sightings for October 2014

Thursday 30th Oct 2014

2 x Spotted Redshank, Greenshank, Common Redshank (moving between Clifton & Tween Pond)

Wednesday 15th Oct 2014

3 Little Gull (adults, flew south through Clifton Pond 15.30), Bittern (Clifton Pit reedbed)

Tuesday 14th Oct 2014

 2 Whooper Swan, 5 Pintail (Clifton Pit)

Friday 10th Oct 2014

2 Dunlin (Clifton Pond), 16 Golden Plover (over, South of River), Greenshank, Barn Swallow (over)

Tuesday 7th Oct 2014

Dunlin. Goldeneye, 3 x Snipe, 2 Water rail

Sunday 5th Oct 2014

2 Bittern (flying together and landed in reedbed in front of Kingfisher Hide at 10.05am, also single bird seen flying on two occasions up to 10:30am), 2 Dunlin, Common Sandpiper, 2 Lesser Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, Cetti's Warbler (Clifton Pit, pm), 2 Stonechat (Wheatear Field, 11.15am), Jack Snipe (Church Pond, showing very well, pm).

Saturday 4th Oct 2014

Garganey, Jack Snipe (Clifton Pit, 14.00)

Thursday 2nd Oct 2014

2 Grey Wagtail (Coneries Pond near Nature Centre), Cetti's Warbler (calling throughout the site), 6 Common Snipe , 2 Dunlin ,Common Buzzard, 2 Common Gull, Garganey, Bittern [15:10] (Clifton Pond), Little Egret, Kingfisher, 3 Chiffchaff, Blackcap, Kestrel, 4 Common Buzzard (over Branshill Wood).  

Wednesday 1st Oct 2014

Bittern (seen from Delta reedbed and Clifton Pond reedbed - flew between the two locations early pm)

Nature Reserves in Nottinghamshire