Friday, 31 October 2014

Friday, 31 October

Adventurer's Fen - Stonechat, 5 Cetti's Warbler calling, 3 Bearded Tit (Andy Hannaford)

Fordham - 2 SNOW BUNTING (as per rarebirdalert.com)

Thursday, 30 October 2014

Thursday, 30 October

Ferry Meadows - RAVEN over west, Stonechat, 15 Redpoll, 150 Fieldfare & 400 Redwing over (Matt Webb)

Whittlesey - GLOSSY IBIS to the south over Benwick Road 13:10h (Steve Dudley)

Nene Washes - 20 Crane opposite the Chill Out Cafe 13:00h (Andy Bayes)

Burwell/Adventurer's Fens - 5 Whooper Swan, c.1000 Golden Plover (Dave Palmer)

Burwell Fen - ringtail Hen Harrier, Short-eared Owl, Merlin (Ian Dickerson)

Paxton Pits - Jack Snipe (Martin Davis)

Wednesday, 29 October 2014

Wednesday, 29 October

Grafham Water - male Scaup (Mark Hawkes); adult L. m. atlantis-type gull ("Azorean gull") in roost off Fishing Lodge from Mander car park (Andrew Tongue)

Nene Washes - 17 Crane from Chill Out Cafe layby, 15 Whopper Swan at March Farmers (John Sherwood)

Fordham - SNOW BUNTING http://cambsbirdclub.blogspot.co.uk/2014/10/snow-bunting_29.htm (Kieren Allinson)

Tuesday, 28 October 2014

Tuesday, 28 October

Grafham Water - Stonechat, 4 Green Sandpiper (Mark Hawkes); Black-necked Grebe, Scaup (John Hoppett)

Ouse Fen - 3000+ Golden Plover, Peregrine, GREAT WHITE EGRET, Short-eared Owl (Barry O'Dowd); a second GREAT WHITE EGRET (Mike Everett)

Eldernell - Restart reported (as per David Withrington)

Monday, 27 October 2014

Monday, 27 October

Grafham Water - GREAT WHITE EGRET, Black-necked Grebe, male Scaup (Mark Hawkes); LESSER SPOTTED WOODPECKER along Church Road (David Hollin)

Burwell Fen - rintail Hen Harrier, Short-eared Owl (Andy Hannaford); 2 more Short-eared Owl appeared 16:50h (Matt Mellor)

Newmarket - 9+ Brambling on Beech mast alongside the July Race Course (Kevin Wilson

Ouse Washes - 20 Whooper Swan, Grey Plover, c.900 Lapwing (Monica & Owen Marks)

Fordham - RICHARD'S PIPIT heard but not seen (James Hanlon)

Paxton Pits - Water Pipit (Martin Davis, Jamie Wells)

Beechwoods LNR - 3+ Brambling (Mike Foley)

Sunday, 26 October

Grafham Water - Scaup, BLACK-NECKED GREBE, GREAT WHITE EGRET (Mark Ward)

Burwell Fen - WAXWING over (James Hanlon)

Wilbraham Fen - Peregrine, Reev's Pheasant (Saiman Clark)

Woodwalton FEn - Hen Harrier, Merlin (Mike Weedon)

Fordham - RICHARDS PIPIT with Meadow Pipits in long grass between Fordham and Chippenham (David Collins)

Saturday, 25 October

Paxton Pits - Pink Footed Goose with 400 Greylag Geese, Water Rail, pair Stonechat, Peregrine (Martin Davis)

Grafham Water - GREAT WHITE EGRET (Richard Patient)

Ouse Washes - 94 Whooper Swan, c.2500 Golden Plover, 30+ Ruff, 4 Stonechat, also Water Pipit at Sutton Gault (Brendan Doe)

Ouse Fen - GLOSSY IBIS, 2 GREAT WHITE EGRET (Richard Thomas); Short-eared Owl (Richard Grimmett)

Woodwalton Fen - ad male Hen Harrier, ad male Merlin (Mike Weedon)

Stretham Farm Reservoir - fem Scaup, 500+ Golden Plover (Carl Howard)