Wednesday, 23 April 2014

Wednesday, 23 April

Fen Drayton Lakes - 2 Little Gull (Richard Thomas)

Paxton Pits - Whinchat, Grasshopper Warbler (Jamie Wells)

Ferry Meadows - Arctic Tern with Common Terns (Brian Stone)

Ouse Washes RSPB - CATTLE EGRET opposite Stockdales Hide,  6 Garganey, Peregrine (Gavin Paterson); fem type BLACK REDSTART by Oxlode pumping station (David Hopkins)

Berry Fen - Peregrine (Gavin Paterson)

Wicken Fen - Cuckoo, Hobby, male Garganey, Bearded Tit, 8 Cetti's Warbler  (Dave Palmer)

Nene Washes - Wood Sandpiper, 2 Whimbrel, 4 Wheatear on low washes (Jonathan Taylor)

Tuesday, 22 April 2014

Tuesday, 22 April

Ouse Washes RSPB - CATTLE EGRET seen in flight briefly from Stockdales Hide, ad Little Gull, 4 Garganey (David & Jon Heath); 3 calling SPOTTED CRAKE, Bittern, GREAT EGRET (Mike Burdekin)

Grafham Water - 3rd c.y. GLAUCOUS GULL, Whimbrel, 2 White Wagtail, ad Little Gull (Mark Ward); 2 Yellow Wagtail, GREAT NORTHERN DIVER (John Hoppett)

Wicken Fen - male Garganey, Cuckoo, 7 Grasshopper Warblers reeling, Lesser Whitethroat (Gavin Paterson)

Ferry Meadows - 5 Arctic Tern on Gunwade Lake (Peter Beesley); also Garden Warbler (Brian Stone); 3+ Brambling (Mike Weedon); Common Sandpiper (Andrew Gardener)

Soham - Cuckoo (Andy Hannaford)

Fen Drayton Lakes - Arctic Tern, 4 Black Tern, 2 Common Sandpiper, singing Nightingale, Grasshopper Warbler, 2 Garden warbler ((Mike Everett); Greenshank (Richard Grimmett); male RING OUZEL between car park and Ferry Lagoon (Rod & Jamie Wilson)

Marsh Lane GPs - 16 COMMON SCOTER (Mike Everett)

Little Wilbraham Fen - Cuckoo (Mat Wilson)

Tiptree Marina - fem Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail in tilled fields nearby (Mat Wilson)

Cambridge - Swift over Barnwell East LNR (Iain Webb)

Paxton Pits - male Wheatear, Garden Warbler, 6 Nightingale singing (John Hoppett)

Nene Washes - Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Greenshank, Green Sandpiper, Ruddy Shelduck with long-staying Ruddy Shelduck hybrid (Jonathan Taylor); RING-NECKED DUCK still downstream from march farmers (Steve Gann)

Monday, 21 April 2014

Monday, 21 April

Ouse Washes -  BAIKAL TEAL still present off Four Balls farm (Brendan Doe)

Grafham Water - 3 Little Gulls (Mark Ward)

Fen Drayton Lakes - GLAUCOUS GULL, 2 Little Gull, 6 Black Tern, 2+ Grasshopper Warblers, Cuckoo, 3 Common Sandpipers (Sarah Howlett)

Paxton Pits - Osprey, Cetti's Warbler, 5+ Nightingale singing, Lesser Whitethroat, Kingfisher (John Walsh)

Devil's Dyke - 2 Wheatear (Ken Hook)

Sunday, 20 April

Cam Washes - 2 RED-RUMPED SWALLOWS, RING OUZEL (Jon and David Heath); CATTLE EGRET (Richard Patient)

Wicken Fen - 2 Avocets over, Garganey, Cockoo, 4 Reeling Grasshopper Warblers (Gavin Paterson)

 Paxton Pits - 2 Wimbrel, Wheatear, 6 Arctic Terns (Martin Davis) 5 Bar-tailed Godwits (Mark Ward)

Saturday, 19 April 2014

Saturday, 19 April

Ouse Washes -  BAIKAL TEAL reported as flying south

Fowlmere - WIMBREL, Grasshopper Warbler (Ade Cooper)


Friday, 18 April

Grafham WAter - GLAUCOUS GULL (Richard Patient)

Barnwell Pit, Cambridge - Cettis Warbler (Rob Pople)

Thursday, 17 April

Fen Drayton - Nightingale singing east end of Ferry Lagoon (Richard Thomas)

Ouse Washes - CATTLE ERGET, Spotted Redshank and 35 Avocet on Stockdale pool (Mike Burdekin)

March Farmers -  RING-NECKED DUCK still present (Charlie Kitchen)

Paxton Pits - WHIMBEL on pump house pit, SANDWICH TERN, Little Gull, 2 White Wagtails (Martin Davis)

Milton - GLAUCOUS GULL (James Hanlon)

Cambridge Research Park - Sedge and Reed Warblers (Ian Burfield)

Four Balls Farm - 2 Crane (Ian Burfield)