Sightings for October 2016

Thursday 20th Oct 2016

5 Whooper Swan (Conneries, from the dipping platform 15:45, then flew west 18:04). Also 5 Whooper Swan (flew over Conneries towards Long Eaton, 09:35), Jack Snipe (from Kingfisher Hide), 2 Ruff and Black-necked Grebe (still present on Clifton Pit).

Tuesday 18th Oct 2016

lack-necked Grebe (Adult, still on Clifton Pit, 12:30), Bittern (flew in to the reed bed directly opposite Delta Hide, 12:07). Also 2 Ruff, 2 Raven, Pintail and Goldeneye.

Sunday 16th Oct 2016

Black-necked Grebe (adult, still Clifton Pit, 13:00). Also Pintail and Ruff

Saturday 15th Oct 2016

Great White Egret (roosting on Coneries Pond from early evening), 10 Golden Plover, Black-necked Grebe, 3 Green Sandpiper, 2 Ruff and Pintail (all Clifton Pond). Also Jack Snipe (Church Pond Scrape)

Saturday 8th Oct 2016

Bittern, Black-necked Grebe, Chiffchaff, Common Snipe, 2 Ruff, Pintail, Kingfisher

Tuesday 4th Oct 2016

Knot, 2 Ruff, Black-necked Grebe, Dunlin, Pintail

Monday 3rd Oct 2016

Black-necked Grebe (Clifton Pond), Redwing (large flock over)


Nature Reserves in Nottinghamshire