Thursday, 25 August 2016

Thursday, 25 August

Grafham Water -Red-necked Grebe off fishing lodge briefly, 2 Sandwich Tern over west (Richard Patient)

Burwell Fen - 5 Little Stint, 7 Garganey, 13 Greenshank, 12 Green Sandpiper, 4 Common Sandpiper, c.35 Ringed Plover, c.50 Snipe, c.70 Little Egret, 2 Bearded Tit, 4 Golden Plover over (Richard Jonhson)

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Wednesday, 24 August

Ferry meadows - Redstart, Whinchat (Don Gardener, Matt Webb)

Burwell Fen - 7 Little Stint, Grey Plover, 8 Greenshank, 6 Garganey, 86 Little Egret, Whinchat (Graeme Reed); 16 Green Sandpiper, 22 Ruff (Christoph Zöckler)

Quy Fen - fem-type PIED FLYCATCHER  in White Willow at south-east end of main ditch, TL514626, at 13:00h (Andrew Maddocks)

Grafham Water - Great White Egret, 2 juv Mediterranean Gull, 10+ Yellow-legged Gull, Curlew Sandpiper, 4 Green Sandpiper, 3 Common Sandpiper (Mark Hawkes)

Paxton Pits - Turnstone, 2 Greenshank, 9 Hobby (Jamie Wells)

Kingfishers Bridge - Greenshank, 6 Green Sandpiper (Christoph Zöckler)

Wicken Fen - 2 Greenshank, 4 Green Sandpiper (Christoph Zöckler)

Tuesday, 23 August 2016

Tuesday, 23 August

Fen Drayton Lakes - Great White Egret, Greenshank, Green Sandpiper, Hobby (Luke Wake)

Burwell Fen - 8 Greenshank, 30 Ringed Plover, 35 Ruff, 3 Garganey, 70 Little Egret, Bearded Tit (Richard Johnson); 17 Green Sandpiper (Mike Everett)

Ouse Washes -  2 Whinchat, 4 Wheatear on pilot project (Mike Burdekin)

Byall Fen, Coveney - 4 Whinchat, 6 Wheatear (Mike Burdekin)

Grafham Water - Great White Egret, juv Black Tern, Curlew Sandpiper (Mark Hawkes)

Paxton Pits - Great White Egret (Jamie Wells)

Monday, 22 August 2016

Monday, 22 August

Ouse Washes - 4 Curlew Sandpiper, Greenshank, 3 Green Sandpiper, 100+ Golden Plover (Mike Burdekin)

Burwell Fen - fem Wheatear, 3 Garganey, 3 Wood Sandpiper, 8 Green Sandpiper, 4 Greenshank (Andy Hannaford)

Paxton Pits - 2 Great White Egret (as per RBA)

Sunday, 21 August

Nene washes - 2 CATTLE EGRET which flew high south 07:15h (Mike Weedon, Will Bowell)

Grafham Water - Curlew Sandpiper, Turnstone, 7 Green Sandpiper (Mark Hawkes)

Ouse Washes - Whinchat (Mike Burdekin); 4 Greenshank, 2 ad & a juv Crane (Graeme Reed)

Fen Drayton Lakes - Great White Egret (Luke Wake)

Paxton Pits - Great White Egret, 2 Greenshank (Martin Davis)

Abbots Ripton - pair of Turtle Dove (Richard Broughton)

Mepal - Turtle Dove along A142 (David & Sallie Jones)

Burwell Fen - 14 Little Egret, 8 Greenshank, 9 Green Sandpiper, 27 Ruff, 15 Ringed Plover, 6 Little Ringed Plover (Christoph Zöckler)

Sunday, 21 August 2016

Saturday, 20 August

Grafham Water - Black Tern, 2 Green Sandpiper

Nene washes - 2 CATTLE EGRET still present, Wood Sandpiper, 4 Garganey, Whinchat (Hugh Wright)

Paxton Pits - Great White Egret (Mark Ward)

Friday, 19 August 2016

Friday, 19 August

Dogsthorpe Tip pit - Caspian Gull, Turnstone briefly (Hugh Wright)

Paxton Pits - juv Shag, Great White Egret (Martin Davis)

Grafham Water - 47+ Black Tern, 75+ Common Tern this evening (Richard Patient)

Nene washes - 2 CATTLE EGRET near Dog-in-a-Doublet sluice 06:00h, a mile west of Eldernell CP by 07:00h and then back on Low Wash (Mike Weedon)

Fen Drayton Lakes - 2 Great White Egret (Graeme Reed)