Tuesday, 6 December 2016

05/12/16 Chasewater & Belvide


On a very cold misty morning at Chasewater I saw-
Red-breasted Merganser, Velvet Scoter, Great crested Grebe, Goldeneye, Mallard, Coot, Moorhen, Tufted Duck, Little Grebe, Cormorant, Mute Swan, Canada Geese, Black-headed Gull, Lesser black-backed Gull, Great black-backed Gull, Goosander, Grey Heron, Magpie, Crow, Robin and Pied Wagtail.

Belvide Reservoir

After lunch it was off to Belvide in search of the Smew, birds seen-
Redhead Smew, Goldeneye, Gadwall, Wigeon, Mallard, Coot, Moorhen, Pochard, Great crested Grebe, Tufted Duck, Goosander, Black-headed Gull, Wood Pigeon, Lesser black backed Gull, Redwing, Fieldfare, Crow, Blue Tit, Great Tit, Nuthatch, Dunnock, Robin, Pheasant, Wren, Buzzard, Magpie, Rook and Canada Geese. 

Saturday, 3 December 2016

28/11/16 Hatherton Reservoir

Mute Swan, Tufted Duck, Coot, Moorhen, Mallard, Great crested Grebe, Black-headed Gull, Blue Tit, Great Tit, Long-tailed Tit, Goldcrest, Robin, Blackbird, Wood Pigeon and Magpie.

Hatherton Reservoir 27/11/16

Mute Swan, Coot, Moorhen, Mallard, Black-headed Gull, Great crested Grebe (photos),Wood Pigeon, Crow, Blue Tit, Great Tit, Robin, Long-tailed Tit, Goldcrest, Magpie, Great spotted Woodpecker, Buzzard and Blackbird.

Saturday, 19 November 2016

19/11/2016 Hatherton Reservoir

On a very chilly mornings walk around the Raz I saw - Blackbird, Goldcrests, Long-tailed Tit, Blue Tit, Great Tit, Chaffinch, Mute Swan, Moorhen, Tufted Duck, Coot, Mallard, Kingfisher, Herring Gull, Black-headed Gull, Wood Pigeon, Goldfinch, Robin, Crow, Buzzard, Magpie, Jay and 1 female Shoveler. I also Heard a Great spotted Woodpecker. 


Sunday, 6 November 2016

05/11/2016 & 30/10/2016 Hatherton Reservoir

Hatherton Reservoir 30/10/2016

Great Tit, Dunnock, Mallard, Moorhen, Magpie, Black-headed Gull, Cetti’s Warbler, Mute Swan, Magpie, Wood Pigeon, Tufted Duck, Crow, Robin, 2 Buzzards, Wren, Starling, Blue Tit, Long-tailed Tit flock with a few Goldcrest with them.

Hatherton Reservoir 05/11/2016
House Sparrow, Blackbird, Coot, Moorhen, Black-headed Gull, Long-tailed Tit flock again with a few Goldcrests, Crow, Green Woodpecker, Wood Pigeon, Mallard, Mute Swan, Tufted Duck, Great Tit, Magpie, 3 Mistle Thrush, Robin and Blue Tit.

Thursday, 3 November 2016

31/10/2016 Belvide Reservoir & Blithfield Reservoir

Belvide Reservoir 

Black-necked Grebe, Blackbird, Coal Tit, Pheasant, Great crested Grebe, Tufted Duck, Mallard, Coot, Black-headed Gull, Lesser black-backed Gull, Goldeneye, Pochard, Gadwall, Shoveler, Little Stint, Canada Geese, Lapwing, Teal, Cormorant, Kingfisher, Green Sandpiper, Crow, Grey Heron, Golden Plover, Blue Tit, Wren, Wigeon, Purple Sandpiper, Buzzard, Great spotted Woodpecker, Wood Pigeon, Dunnock, Mute Swan, Crow, Rook & Moorhen.

Blithfield Reservoir

Greylag Geese, Lapwing, Cormorant, Grey Heron, Wood Sandpiper, Black-headed Gull, Lesser black-backed Gull, Snipe, Dunlin, Golden Plover, Teal, Shoveler, Great crested Grebe, Coot, Tufted Duck, Mallard, Crow, Starling, Pochard, Herring gull, Pied Wagtail, Pheasant, Rook, Jackdaw, Coal Tit, Chaffinch, Robin, Magpie, Blue Tit, Dunnock and Nuthatch. 

Saturday, 29 October 2016

29/10/2016 Hatherton Reservoir

On an early morning walk around the Raz I saw - Cetti’s Warbler, Long-tailed Tit, Moorhen, Black-headed Gull, Wood Pigeon, Mallard, Coot, Tufted Duck, Mute Swan, Robin, Herring Gull, Great Tit, Blackbird, Grey Heron, Magpie, Blue Tit, Wren, Goldcrest and Collared Dove.