Monday, 23 January 2017

Monday, 23 January

Paxton Pits - fem RING-NECKED DUCK, Scaup, 3 Short-eared Owl (Martin Davis); 19 White fronted Geese (Ian Dawson)

Burwell Fen - 13 White fronted Geese, 3 Short-eared Owl (Dave Palmer)

Sunday, 22 January 2017

Sunday, 22 January

Grafham Water - 3 juv. Great Northern Divers, Red-necked Grebe (Mark Ward)

Paxton Pits - Scaup, RING-NECKED DUCK, 19 Russian White Fronted Geese on Island Pit (Martin Davis); Merlin, 2 Green Sandpipers, 2 Peregrines (Mark Ward)

Eldernell - CATTLE EGRET, 13 Common Cranes, Hen Harrier, Merlin (Steve Dudley); 4 Short Eared Owls (Duncan McNiven)

Prior's Fen - 2 Bean Geese (Duncan McNiven)

Stow Cum Quy Recreation Ground - 13 Waxwings (Donal McCarthy & Ellie Burke)

Burwell Fen - 5 Short-eared Owls, 5 Bearded Tits, 13 Eurasian White-fronted Geese, 7 Whooper Swans, 4 Marsh Harrier (Donal McCarthy & Ellie Burke)

Wicken Fen - GREAT GREY SHRIKE from Adventurer's Fen end of Harrison's Drove (as per Louise Bacon)

Woodwalton Fen - 2 Bittern, Woodcock (Mike Weedon)

Ouse Washes RSPB - 22 Eurasian White-fronted Geese, Scaup, 120+ Black-tailed Godwit; also Water Pipit, 30+ Dunlin at Chain Corner (Brendan Doe)

Ouse Fen - 2 Water Pipit, 2 Bearded Tit, 3+ Cetti's Warbler, 8+ Marsh harrier (Matt Mellor)

Eversdens - 3 Short-eared Owl from Mare Way (Louise Bacon)

Cambridge - 70 Golden Plover between Histon Road and old NIAB site (Ben Greig); 2 WAXWING reported at corner of Rustat and Greville Roads (Richard Thomas)

Saturday, 21 January

Grafham Water - 2 Great Northern Divers, Common Scoter, 2 Green Sandpipers, Red-necked Grebe (Mark Hawkes)

Cambridge Research Park - ICELAND GULL, juv  GLAUCOUS GULL (Jon Heath)

Dogsthorpe Tip - ICELAND GULL (Jonathan Taylor)

Amey waste management park, Cambridge - GLAUCOUS GULL (Brendan Doe)


March - Pink- footed Goose, 2 Eurasian White-fronted Geese (Alan Bull)

Paxton Pits - 18 White-fronted Geese, Scaup, 2 Short-eared Owl, 4 Goosander (Martin Davis, Jamie Wells)

Wimpole - Raven, Mandarin (Marcus Kohler)

Foxton - up to 5 Tree Saprrows in a private garden daily (Marcus Kohler)

Eversdens - 2 Short-eared Owl in the area (Geoff Barlow); 4 birds from Mare Way (Ed Gill)

Prior's Fen - 3 Tundra Bean Geese, Pink-footed Goose (Mike Weedon)

Friday, 20 January 2017

Friday, 20 January

Fen Drayton Lakes - 2nd c.y. GLAUCOUS GULL, 2 Scaup (Richard Allison, Luke Wake); 5 redhead Smew, Short-eared Owl (Geoff Barlow)

Cambridge Research Park - 3rd c.y. ICELAND GULL briefly until 16:12h, Bittern (Jon and David Heath)

Little Eversden - 4 Short-eared Owl nearby off Mare's Way (Stephen Lowe)

Thursday, 19 January 2017

Thursday, 19 January

3rd c.y. ICELAND GULL at Milton c.13:00h, then at Cottenham, Long Drove at 15:30h  (Steve & Ade Cooper) and to roost at Fen Drayton Lakes (Richard Patient)

juv GLAUCOUS GULL at Cambridge Research Park c.14:00h, then at Cottenham, Long Drove (Steve & Ade Cooper)

Wednesday, 18 January 2017

Wednesday, 18 January

Paxton - WAXWING at Park Way/Park Avenue junction (Garry Rawlins)

Paxton Pits - Scaup, 3 Short-eared Owl, Woodcock (Martin Davis)

Cam Washes - 2 Hen Harrier (Jon Heath)

Wicken Fen - Hen Harrier, 7 Marsh Harrier, Barn Owls, Bearded Tits (Richard Palmer)

Fen Drayton Lakes - Short-eared Owl (Luke Wake)

Tuesday, 17 January 2017

Tuesday, 17 January

Ferry meadows - 7 Whooper Swan briefly this morning (Don Gardener); c.60 Siskin around visitor centre car park (Matt Webb)

Nene Washes - 393 Bewick's Swan, 982 Whooper Swan, 4 Pink-footed Geese, 3 Bean Geese at Prior's Fen (Charlie Kitchin)