Monday, 16 July 2018

Monday, 16 July

Burwell Fen - 14 Green Sandpiper, 4 Little Ringed Plover, 3 Greenshank, 2 Common Sandpiper (Andy Hannaford)

Fen Drayton Lakes - Great White Egret, Garganey, Green Sandpiper (Hugh Venables)

Sunday, 15 July 2018

Sunday, 15 July

Wyton - 2 Wimbrel over village (Calum Urquhart)

Out Wood - 2 Nuthatch (Kevin Wilson)

Saturday, 14 July

Nene Washes - 2 CATTLE EGRETS (Steve Dudley); PURPLE HERON (c/o RBA)

Friday, 13 July 2018

Friday, 13 July

Burwell Fen - 4 Avocet, 2 Greenshank, 5 Green Sandpiper, 5 Little Ringed Plover (Andy Hannaford)

Thursday, 12 July 2018

Thursday, 12 July

Fen Drayton Lakes - 2 Great White Egret (Richard Palmer); 2 Turtle Dove (Tim Caldicott); Red-crested Pochard, 2 Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper (Hugh Venables)

Grafham Water - 3 Sandwich Tern, Crossbill over (Richard Patient)

Fulbourn Fen NR - 2 Marsh Tit, 2 Nuthatch, Hobby (Kevin Wilson)

Wednesday, 11 July

Burwell Fen - Greenshank, Curlew, Common Sandpiper, 9 Green Sandpiper, 3 Little Ringed Plover (Kevin Wilson)

 Devils Dyke - Little Owl TL606625 (Kevin Wilson)

Tuesday, 10 July

Dog-in-a-Doublet - White Stork of unknown origin (Alan Bull)

Ouse Washes - 11 Crane (Norman Sills)

Monday, 9 July 2018

Monday, 9 July

Burwell Fen - 2 Wood Sandpiper, 6 Green Sandpiper, 49 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Greenshank, 7 Little Ringed Plover, 67 Little Egret (Andy Hannaford)

Fen Drayton Lakes - 2 Great White Egret, 2 Green Sandpiper (Jon & David Heath)

Sunday, 8 July 2018

Sunday, 8 July

Burwell Fen - Wood Sandpaper, Dunlin, c.50 Black tailed Godwit, 5 Ruff, 3 Green Sandpipers, 2 Little Ringed Plovers, 2 Greenshank (John Raven)

Fen Drayton Lakes - 2 Great White Egret, pair of Raven over (Sarah Howlett)

Histon Road, Cambridge - 2 Hobby over (Ben Grieg)

Saturday, 7 July

March Farmers - 163 Little Egrets, juv SPOONBILL (Owen Marks)

Fen Drayton - Nuthatch, Great White Egret, Green Sandpiper (Hugh Venables)

Witcham - probable juv/fem. RED-FOOTED FALCON over c.14:30h (Chris Boness)

Friday, 6 July 2018

Friday, 6 July

RSPB Hope Farm, Knapwell - Quail singing (Derek Gruar)

Burwell Fen - 5 Little Ringed Plover, Green Sandpiper (Andy Hannaford)

Wednesday, 4 July 2018

Wednesday, 4 July

Burwell Fen - 3+ Greenshank, 5 Green Sandpiper, 52 Little Egret, 7 Black-tailed Godwit, juv Caspian Gull (Andy Hannaford)

Witcham - Turtle Dove (David Hopkins)

Fulbourn - Turtle Dove (Colin Kirtland)

Hare Park - ad and juv. Tawny Owl, pair Spotted Flycatcher (Kevin Wilson)

Tuesday, 3 July

Burwell Fen - 2 Greenshank, 55 Little Egret, 13 Black-tailed Godwit (Richard Palmer)

Monday, 2 July 2018

Monday, 2 July

Burwell Fen - Greenshank, 3 Little Ringed Plover, 23 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Green Sandpiper, Peregrine (Andy Hannaford)

Ditton Park Wood - 3+ Nuthatch (Kevin Wilson)

Fen Drayton Lakes - 2 Green Sandpiper, Greenshank (Mike Everett)

Sunday, 1 July

Fen Drayton Lakes - 2 Little Ringed Plover, 5 Ruff (Chris Rider); 4+ Green Sandpiper, 5 Black-tailed Godwit (Sarah Howlett)

Nene Washes - 3 Great White Egret, 172 Little Egret, Curlew, 3 Avocet, Green Sandpiper, Little Ringed Plover (Charlie Kitchin)

Teversham Fen - 3+ Bearded Tit, also Grasshopper Warbler at Little Wilbraham Fen (Carl Howard)

Friday, 29 June 2018

Friday, 29 June

Fordham - 2 Great White Egret over south-east from B1102 to Burwell (Gary Allport)

Burwell Fen - 2 Greenshank, 3 Green Sandpiper, Little Ringed Plover, 20 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Garganey, Hobby (Brendan Doe)

Peterborough - ROSE-COLOURED STARLING in a private garden (as per RBA)

Tuesday, 26 June 2018

Tuesday, 26 June

Fen Drayton Lakes - GREAT REED WARBLER still from south side of Elney (Ali Cooper, Holly Anderson);

Longstanton - Turtle Dove near the guided busway stop (Mike Everett)

Monday, 25 June

Fen Drayton Lakes - GREAT REED WARBLER still from south side of Elney (Gill Parrish)

Sunday, 24 June 2018

Sunday, 24 June

Fen Drayton Lakes - GREAT REED WARBLER singing constantly, occasionally showing well from picnic table on south side Elney (Richard Thomas)

Ten Wood (near Ditton Green) - 4+ Nuthatches (Kevin Wilson)

Swafham Bulbeck - Turtle Dove off Fen Road (Giles Merritt)

Saturday, 23 June

Fen Drayton Lakes - GREAT REED WARBLER singing along southern side of Elney still, Garganey (Mark Hawkes)

Marholm - Little Owl on edge of village (Keith Lievesley)

Ouse Washes - Great White Egret, Common Crane, 3 ad Eurasian White-fronted Geese,
48 Black-tailed Godwits, 38 Avocets, Whooper Swan (Brendan Doe)

Friday, 22 June 2018

Friday, 22 June

Molesworth - Turtle Dove in a private garden (Stewart Short)

Fen Drayton Lakes - GREAT REED WARBLER singing along southern side of Elney still (Hugh Venables)

Wednesday, 19 June

Fen Drayton Lakes - GREAT REED WARBLER singing in Elney reed bed still, but mobile, glimpsed twice in flight over 3h 45min (Josh Carter)

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

Tuesday, 19 June

Fen Drayton Lakes - GREAT REED WARBLER singing in Elney reed bed still and showed from the watchpoint c.09:15h, also BLACK KITE over (Mike Everett)

Monday, 18 June 2018

Monday, 18 June

Fen Drayton Lakes - GREAT REED WARBLER singing in Elney reed bed still, though distant (as per RBA); still present this evening, also 2 Bearded Tit (Josh Carter)

Sunday, 17 June

Fen Drayton Lakes - GREAT REED WARBLER singing from near isolated bushes in Elney reedbed (Josh Carter)

Ouse Washes - BLACK-WINGED STILT, 6 Great White Egret, 2 Garganey, 47 Black-tailed Godwit, 16 Avocet (Brendan Doe)

Saturday, 16 June

Fen Drayton Lakes - GREAT REED WARBLER singing and showing well 07:00-07:15h (Sarah Howlett, Chris Rider); singing from middle of Elney reedbed late morning (Jon & David Heath); still audible this evening (Jim Lawrence)

Friday, 15 June 2018

Friday, 15 June

Fen Drayton Lakes - GREAT REED WARBLER singing, western side Elney Lake near willow screen (as per Louise Bacon); present mid-way along south side, c.500m west of old car park/viewing area this evening (Jeremy Lindsell); 2 Turtle Dove, 3 Cuckoo, Hobby, Yellow Wagtail (Tim Caldicott)

Tuesday, 12 June 2018

Tuesday, 12 June

Earith - 2 CROSSBILL over (Graham Hirons)

March Farmers - PURPLE HERON to the west of the car park before being flushed by a vehicle (Ian Gordon); CATTLE EGRET, 2 Great White Egret (Steve Dudley); 5 Avocet (Mike Weedon)

New Shardleows Farm - Little Owl with juvenile (Kevin Wilson)

Monday 11 June

Wimpole Hall - Spotted Flycatcher (Audrey williams)

March Farmers - 2 CATTLE EGRET, Great White Egret west of the car park (Steve Dudley)

Monday, 11 June 2018

Sunday, 10 June

Paxton Pits - Hobby (Carole Baber)

Hare Park - Nuthatch (Kevin Wilson)

Kingfishers Bridge - Garganey (Kevin Wilson)

Sunday, 10 June 2018

Saturday, 9 June

Nene Washes - CATTLE EGRET feeding with Little Egrets  c400m west of trig point at March Farmers, Great White Egret (Mike Weedon)

Paxton Pits - Pink-footed Goose with Greylags on Pumphouse Pit West (Jamie Wells)

Cottenham Lode - Turtle Dove (Neil Howard)

Thursday, 7 June 2018

Thursday, 7 June

Ouse Washes - 3 Great White Egret, Grey Plover (Jonathan Taylor)

Wednesday, 6 June 2018

Wednesday, 6 June

Grafham Water - 3 Sanderling on dam, Osprey over (Colin Addington)

Paxton Pits - Pink-footed Goose with Greylags (Richard Patient)

Tuesday, 5 June 2018

Tuesday, 5 June

Hinxton - ROSE-COLOURED STARLING with Starlings on the Genome Campus early afternoon. The Starling flocks are in very close proximity to Hinxton village and are flying that way regularly and there's also a horse field very close to the site, next to the village (Brendan Doe). Please note that the Genome Campus is a private site with no public access, although efforts are being made to try and arrange access should the bird remain.

Sunday, 3 June 2018

Sunday, 3 June

Cromwell Golf Course- Turtle Dove (Frank James)

Saturday, 2 June

Paxton Pits - pr of Garganey along Pumphouse Pit, 3 singing Nightingales along Anglian Water Road (Neal Parkin/Jamie Wells)

Cambridge Research Park - 2 Grey Partridge, Cetti's Warbler ( Ian Burfield)

RAF Molesworth - Turtle Dove (Stewart Short)

March Farmers - Avocet, 2 Garganey (Mike Weedon)

Saturday, 2 June 2018

Friday, 1 June

St. Ives - Turtle Dove (Tony Lowe)

Fowlmere - 3 Hobby, Spotted Flycatcher reported (Doug Radford)

Molesworth - Spotted Flycatcher (Stewart Short)

Wednesday, 30 May 2018

Wednesday, 30 May

Nene washes - east of March Famers 2 Grey Plover, 2 Greenshank, 2 Turnstone, Garganey (Charlie Kitchin)

Tuesday, 29 May 2018

Tuesday, 29 May

Fen Drayton Lakes - 2 SPOONBILL (David Fisher, Dave Odell); a third SPOONBILL until 14:50h (Geoff Barlow)

Wilbraham Common - Turtle Dove, Hobby (John Roote)

Monday, 28 May 2018

Monday, 28 May

Nene Washes - 3 Grey plovers, 19 Ringed plovers, 3 Dunlin, 2 Turnstone, Greenshank, Wheatear (Charlie Kitchen)

Woodwalton Fen - Turnstone, Curlew, 50 Ringed Plovers, Dunlin (Mike Weedon)

Paxton Pite - Arctic Tern, Nightingale (Jamie Wells)

Wicken / Burwell Fen - Garganey  (Dave Spencer)


Sunday, 27 May

Paxton Pits - Black Tern, Sanderling, 3 Dunlin (Jamie Wells); Turnstone, 2 Greenshank (Martin Shadbolt)

Grafham Water - 2 Black Terns (Mark Hawkes); 9 Sanderling (Mark Ward)

Nene Washes - 2 Gray Plovers, 7 Greenshank, Turnstone (Steve Dudley); 2 Avocet, 3 Hobby, Gargaeny (Mark Hawkes)

Sutton North Fen - Common Scoter, Whooper Swan, Little Ringed Plover (Brendan Doe)

Fen Drayton Lakes - 5 Greenshank, 2 Turnstoen, Avocet (Sarah Howlett)

Saturday, 26th May

Witcham Gravel - CATTLE EGRET (David Hopkins)

Earith - Osprey over village (Graham Hirons)

Fen Drayton Lakes - Hobby, 3 Greenshank (John Raven); 2 Black Tern (Sarah Howlett)

Orton Brick Pit - Black Tern, 8 Hobbies (Howard Butler)

Colne Fen - 2 Turnstones (Nick Littlewood)

Maxey - Wood Sandpiper (Chris Lines)

Eldernell - BLACK-WINGED STILT (Andrew Gardener)

Nene Washes - 7 Sanderling, 2 Avocets (Peter Beckenham)

Cambridge, Nuttings Road - 3 Oysercatchers flying south (Iain Webb)





Friday, 25 May 2018

Friday, 25 May

New Shardlows Farm - HONEY BUZZARD over 11:15h (Kevin Wilson)

Fen Drayton Lakes -7 Black Tern, 3 Sanderling through, 4 Turnstone, Greenshank, Whimbrel, 2 Common Sandpiper (Hugh Venables); LITTLE TERN through, at least 2 further Black Tern (Jon & David Heath)

Grafham Water - LITTLE TERN, 10 Black Tern from Mander CP, 2 Sanderling on dam (Mark Hawkes)

Ouse Washes - Whimbrel through, Sanderling, Common Sandpiper (Jonathan Taylor); 6 Greenshank along the river, Bar-tailed Godwit at Earith (Graham Hirons)

Ferry Meadows - Black Tern, Common Sandpiper (Don Gardener)

Eldernell - BLACK-WINGED STILT, Grey Plover, Spotted Redshank,  Greenshank from car park (Steve Dudley)

Paxton Pits - Black Tern (Jamie Wells); 3 Hobby, 3 Common Sandpiper (Martin Davis)

Thursday, 24 May 2018

Thursday, 24 May

Grafham water - Sanderling on dam, 16 Black Tern (Richard Patient)

Paxton Pits - 3 Black Tern (Richard Patient)

Ouse Washes, Earith - 3 Wood Sandpiper over (Graham Hirons); Grey Plover (Jonathan Taylor)

Eldernell - BLACK-WINGED STILT from car park (Phil Hobson)

Roswell Pits, Ely - Black Tern (Duncan Poyser)

Burwell Fen - Greenshank (Brendan Doe)

Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Wednesday, 23 May

Ouse Fen RSPB - LITTLE CRAKE. From Chris Bowden of the RSPB: "Heard by Richard Bradbury and Chris Bowden at 10.45pm on Monday night but was distant and only called twice. News has been released so we hope it will be heard from the bridleway tonight, but the chances of seeing it are zero. RSPB will be in attendance to assist, etc." Further information here: Ouse Fen Little Crake

Elernell - BLACK-WINGED STILT reported (as per Ian Gordon)

Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Tuesday, 22 May

Burwell Fen - male Garganey, 2 Little Ringed Plover (Andy Hannaford)

Grafham Water - Sanderling on dam (Mark Hawkes); 3 further Sanderling on dam (Richard Patient)

Paxton Pits - Grey Plover (Jamie Wells)

Monday, 21 May 2018

Monday, 21 May

Paxton Pits - Sanderling, 10 Black Tern, Red-crested Pochard, Nightingale; also pair of Spotted Flycatcher in the village (Jamie Wells)

Bakers Fen - 2 male Garganey (Andy Hannaford)

Burwell Fen - 4 Black Tern, Great White Egret, Garganey (Tim Rea); also 3 Hobby (David Fotherby)

Grafham Water - 22 Black Tern (Richard Patient)

Fen Drayton Lakes - 6 Black Tern (Jim Lawrence); 3 more Black Tern (Hugh Venables)

Eldernell - ringed White Stork to east of car park (Ian Gordon)

Sunday, 20 May 2018

Sunday, 20 May

Sutton, North Fen - drake Common Scoter, Whooper Swan (Brendfan Dee)

Needongworth - SPOONBILL south along the Ouse (Richard Grimmett)

Ouse Fen RSPB - ad PURPLE HERON briefly before heading towards Needingworth Quarry Lakes (Richard Thomas)

Cambridge - BLACK KITE over Clarendon Street (Ed Bullmore)

Saturday, 19 May

Longstanton - Turtle Dove on wires along the busway, just north of the village (Martin Amos)

Eldernell - ringed White Stork (Mike Weedon)

Friday, 18 May 2018

Friday, 18 May

Wicken Fen - 7 Hobby (Nick Langley)

March Farmers - 2 fem Common Scoter, BLACK-NECKED GREBE, 3+ Garganey, Whooper Swan (Hugh Wright)

Fery Meadows - BLACK-WINGED STILT briefly (Matt Webb)

Cottenham - Hobby (Josh Carter)

Aldreth - Short-eared Owl nearby (Simon Stirrup)

March - Turtle Dove at the tip (Alan Bull)

Thursday, 17 May

Nene Washes - ringtail Hen Harrier at Eldernell, BLACK-NECKED GREBE at March Farmers (Charlie Kitchin)

Paxton Pits - Whimbrel (Jamie Wells)

Wicken Fen - Nightingale (David Wege)

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Tuesday, 15

March Farmers - BLACK-NECKED GREBE to the east (Mike Weedon)

Fowlmere - Spotted Flycatcher (Andy Symes)

Monday, 14 May 2018

Monday, 14 May

March Farmers - RED-NECKED GREBE, BLACK-NECKED GREBE, 2 Curlew over, Whimbrel, Greenshank (Charlie Kitchin)

Sunday, 13 May 2018

Sunday, May 13

Grafham Water - Osprey, 6 Black Terns (Dean Harlow)

Maxey Pits - 2 Turtle Doves (David Withrington)

Bainton Pits - 2 Turtle Doves (David Withrington)

March Farmers - Red-necked Grebe ½ mile to east of Eldernell, in the first flooded fields (Charlie Kitchin)

Cambridge Research Park - Grasshopper Warbler, Hobby, Cuckoo (Ian Burfield)

Wicken Fen - HONEY BUZZARD north over Sedge Fen early afternoon, 5+ Hobby (David Fotherby)

Saturday, 12 May

March Farmers - GREAT WHITE EGRET (Steve Dudley)

Friday, 11 May 2018

Friday, 11 May

Bar Hill golf course - BLACK KITE over low north-west 09:15h (Mike Clydesdale, Peter Houzego)

Grafham water - Turnstone (Ian Dawson)

Thursday, 10 May 2018

Thursday, 10 May

Grafham Water - Turnstone (Richard Patient)

New Shardlows Farm, Fulbourn - Little Owl (Kevin Wilson)

Wicken Fen - 2+ male Garganey, 2 Hobby, 5+ Grasshopper Warbler (Christoph Zöckler)

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Wednesday, 9 May

Grafham Water - Garganey (Dean Harlow)

Paxton Pits - 14 Hobby, fem Wheatear (Jamie Wells)

Fowlmere - 2 Turtle Dove near Drewers Hide (Bob Grice)

Tuesday, 8 May 2018

Tuesday, 8 May

Fowlmere - 3+ Turtle Dove (Doug Radford)

Burwell Fen - Short-eared Owl, 7 Hobby (Andy Hannaford)

Eldernell - BLACK-WINGED STILT still, Pink-footed Goose to west of Lords Holt (Ian Moore)

Grafham Water - Garganey (Colin Addington)

Ferry Meadows - ad Mediterranean Gull (Don Gardener)

Castor Hanglands - 17 Nightingale (Mike Weedon)

New Shardlows farm - 2 Hobby (Kevin Wilson)

Little Wilbraham Fen - Grasshopper Warbler, 2 Hobby, 2 Cetti's Warbler, Cuckoo (Carlos Davies)

Wicken Fen - 2 Spotted Redshank, Wood Sandpiper, 6 Hobby, 1+ Nightingale (Christoph Zöckler, Ian Barton, Kathleen Rosewarne)

Swifts reported widely across the county today

Monday, 7 May 2018

Monday, 7 May

Eldernell - BLACK-WINGED STILT, 2 LITTLE TERN, Garganey, 2 Little Gull, Greenshank, Peregrine, 23 Yellow Wagtail, Turtle Dove, Wheatear (Steve Dudley); GREAT WHITE EGRET right up against Decoy Wood viewable from east of Eldernell, Pink-footed Goose (Andrew Gardner)

Maxey Pits - 2 Turtle Dove (Chris Lines)

Ouse Washes, north end - Black Tern, 3 Arctic Tern, Little Gull, Garganey (Brendan Doe)

Paxton Pits - 2 Turnstone, Raven over, Nightingale, 8 Hobby (Martin Davis)

Fowlmere - 4 Wood Sandpiper (Ade Cooper)

Wicken Fen - 4 Grasshopper Warbler, 3 Cuckoo, 2 Hobby (Barbara York)

Marsh Lane GPs - 11 Nightingale at this private site (Mike Everett)

Sunday, 6 May 2018

Sunday 6 May

Paxton Pits - 4 Black Terns, Turtle Dove, 3+ Nightingale, 5 Hobby, Greenshank, Wheatear, Stonechat (Jamie Wells)

Grafham Water - Black Tern (David McCarthy)

Ouse Washes - Hobby, Little Gull, Garganey, Turtle Dove (Owen Marks); CATTLE EGRET on Byall Fen (Steve Cooper); 3 Black Tern, Wheatear (Mike Burdekin)

Sutton North Fen GP - Common Scoter (Steve Cooper)

Fowlmere - 7 Wheatear at Manor Farm (Steve Cooper)

Nene Washes - 2 Wood Sandpiper, Greenshank, Arctic Tern at March Farmers (Matt Webb); Water Pipit, 6 Graganey, Greenshank east of Eldernell, 7 Hobby, 2 Garganey west of Eldernell (Steve Dudley)

Fen Drayton Lakes - Black Tern, Greenshank (Richard Thomas)

Ouse Fen - 7 Black Tern briefly (Richard Thomas)



Saturday 5 May

Bradley Fen - Raven, Grasshopper Warbler (Phil Hobson)

Ouse Washes, Oxlode - 2 Garganey (David Ellis)

Ferry Meadows - Little Owl (Jason Hatch)

Wicken Fen - 4 Cuckoo, Grasshopper Warbler (Josh Carter)

Fowlmere - 6 Wheatear on the grass runway at Manor Farm, Turtle Dove on the reserve (Ed Gill)

Friday, 4 May 2018

Friday, 4 May

Ferry Meadows - Merlin (Matt Webb)

Eldernell - BLACK-WINGED STILT, Garganey, Hobby, Whimbrel, Greenshank, Wheatear (Steve Dudley)

Cam Washes, Waterbeach - Cuckoo, 2 Wheatear (Ian Burfield)

Ouse Washes - Wood Sandpiper (Jonathan Taylor)

Thursday, 3 May 2018

Thursday, 3 May

Eldernell - 7 Arctic Tern, Whimbrel over (Steve Dudley); BLACK-WINGED STILT, 2 Garganey, Water Pipit, Wheatear, Cuckoo (Ian Gordon)

Farcet Fen - 4 Wheatear, Grasshopper Warbler, Yellow Wagtail (Steve Dudley)

Blackbush - Whinchat, 7 Wheatear, 3 Yellow Wagtail (Steve Dudley)

Fowlmere Road, Foxton - 4 Wheatear, 3 Yellow Wagtail (Guy Manners)

Grafham Water - a few Arctic Tern, 8 Yellow Wagtail, 3 Common Sandpiper (Mark Brandon)

Waterbeach Fen - 5 Greenland Wheatear (Colin Kirtland)

Wednesday, 2 May 2018

Wednesday, 2 May

Burwell Fen - Whinchat, 3 Wheatear (Andy Hannford)

Tubney Fen - 2 Wheatear (Andy Hannaford)

Grafham Water - a peak of c.70 Arctic Tern from Mander (Dean Harlow)

Ferry Meadows - 5+ Arctic Tern (Hugh Wright)

Paxton Pits - 2 Arctic Tern, 2 Wheatear (Martin Davis); Bar-tailed Godwit, 22 Dunlin, Little Ringed Plover, 2 Hobby, 3 more Wheatear (Martin Shadbolt, Jamie Wells)

Fen Drayton Lakes - 2 Arctic Tern, Wheatear, Hobby over (Hugh Venables)

Stanground, Peterborough - 7 Wheatear (Peter Beckenham)

Nene Washes - Hobby, 2 Cetti's Warbler, Yellow Wagtail (John Wells)

Tuesday, 1 May 2018

Tuesday, 1 May

Paxton Pits - 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Common Sandpiper, 3 Yellow Wagtail (Jamie Wells); also Hobby (Martin Davis)

Trumpington Meadows - 13 Common Whitethroat, Wheatear (Peter Beckenham)

Fen Drayton Lakes - Bar-tailed Godwit, escape White Stork (Richard Thomas)

Manor Farm, Fowlmere - 25 Wheatear (Steve Cooper)

Foxton - 7 Wheatear (Steve Cooper)

Stilton to Conington - 21 Red Kite (Ian Seamrk)

Bury Lane Farm - 3 Wheatear (John Wells)

Monday, 30 April 2018

Monday, 30 April

Ouse Fen RSPB - SPOONBILL, White Stork with red ring on left leg (Richard Thomas)

Fen Drayton Lakes - 3 Bar-tailed Godwit (Richard Thomas); Arctic Tern, escape White Stork (Hugh Venables)

Isleham Washes - 3 Black-tailed Godwit, 41 Avocet, Common Sandpiper (Tony Weston)

Sunday, 29 April 2018

Sunday, 29 April

Nene Washes at Eldernell - BLACK WINGED STILT still (c/o BirdGuides)

Cam Washes - Whinchat, 8 Wheatear, 3 Yellow Wagtails, Corn Bunting (Jon and David Heath)

Trumpington Meadows nature reserve – Common Sandpiper along river (Iain Web)

Ouse Washes - 5 Bar-tailed Godwit over, 2 Avocet over, Great White Egret, Arctic Tern, Mediterranean Gull (Brendan Doe); Whinchat, Spotted Redshank, 7 Arctic Tern (Richard Grimmett)

Little Wilbraham Fen - Hobby (John Walsh)

Saturday, 28 April

Nene Washes at Eldernell - BLACK WINGED STILT in wet meadows east of car park (Mark Hawkes); also Spotted Redshank, Greenshank over (Hugh Venables)

Maxey Pits - 2 Wheatears, 2 Hobbies, Cuckoo (Chris Lines); 5 Wheatear this evening (Richard Astle)

Fen Drayton - 2 Barnacle Geese, 2 Arctic Terns (Chris Rider); Little Term (Hugh Venables)

Cam Washes - 3 Wheatear, 2 Yellow Wagtail (Saimon Clark); also Common Sandpiper (Jon & David Heath)

Ouse Washes - Garganey over, Cuckoo, 4 Arctic Tern; 5 Wheatear nearby at Oxlode TL497848 (Monica & Owen Marks); Ring-necked Parakeet (David Ellis); also Spotted Redshank, 2 Garganey, 3 Wheatear, 2 Avocets (Mark Hawkes)

Byall Fen - Whinchat, 6 Wheatear (Mike Burdekin)

Friday, 27 April 2018

Friday, 27 April

Paxton Pits - Hobby, Common Sandpiper, Little Ringed Plover (Jamie Wells)

Maxey Pits - 2 Wheatear, Little Ringed Plover (Hugh Wright); Cuckoo, Yellow Wagtail (Richard Astle)

Burwell Fen - 2 Whimbrel through, 3 Wheatear (Brendan Doe)

Thursday, 26 April 2018

Thursday, 26 April

Fen Drayton Lakes - soaring White Stork of unknown origin, 10 Arctic Tern, Cuckoo, c.20 Swift (Mike Everett)

Wicken Fen - Nightingale on Sedge Fen (Andy Hannaford)

Swaffham Bulbeck - Grasshopper Warbler on White Fen (Giles Merritt)

Wednesday, 25 April 2018

Wednesday, 25 April

Abbotsley - BLACK KITE over east (as per RBA)

Fen Drayton Lakes - White Stork of unknown origin (as per RBA)

Paxton Pits - Hobby, Wheatear, male Red-crested Pochard, Jack Snipe (James Hanlon)

Grafham Water - 25 Swift (James Hanlon)

Marsh Lane Gps - 9+ Swift over (Bill Simmonds)

Earith - male Red-crested Pochard on the river at the sluice (Mark Galloway)

Yaxley Fen - Wheatear (Andy Frost)

Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Tuesday, 24 April

Adventurer's Drove, Pymoor - 6 Wheatear (David Ellis)

Paxton Pits - Red-crested Pochard, Dunlin. 6 Swift (Martin Davis)

Monday, 23 April 2018

Monday, 23 April

Marsh Lane GP - 8 Nightingale, 3 Cetti's Warbler, PIED FLYCATCHER at this private site (Mike Everett)

Barlycraft - 4 Pink-footed Geese (Tony Plant)

Little Paxton - Great White Egret over south (Mark Brandon)

Wicken Fen - 2 Bittern, Hobby, Nightingale, Cuckoo (Kevin Wilson)

Ely - White Stork viewed from the southern rail bridge from 18:00h, not known if the bird was ringed (David Goulding)

Sunday, 22 April 2018

Sunday, 22 April

Paxton Pits - Little Gull (Martin Davis); Nightingale, Cuckoo, 7 Arctic Tern (Stuart & Jill Elsom)

Ferry Meadows - 3 Wheatear, Cuckoo (Don Gardener)

Ouse Washes - 2 Sandwich Terns, Arctic Tern, Bar-tailed Godwit (Owen & Monica Marks); Black-necked Grebe (Richard Patient)

Burwell Fen - Wheatear (David Wege)

Wicken Fen - Garganey, Hobby (Bob Grice)

Saturday, 21 April

Paxton Pits - Ring Ouzel by the active workings north of Heronry lake, 3 Little Gulls, Arctic Tern, 2 Nightingales (John Raven); male Hen Harrier circling high over village (Ian Dawson)

Fen Drayton - 2 Little Gulls, Greenshank, Garganey (Chris Rider and Daniel Osbourne)

Ferry Meadows - Wheatear, Garden Warbler, Yellow Wagtail (Matt Webb)

Eldernell - Wheatear, 40+ Yellow Wagtail (Ian Gordon)

Ouse Washes - 2 Black-necked Grebe (David Hopkins)

Saturday, 21 April 2018

Friday, 20 April

Paxton Pits - 2 Avocet (Neal Parkin); 4Black Tern, 2 Brambling,  Nightingale, Yellow Wagtail (Martin Davis); Arctic Tern, Wheatear (James Hanlon); Little Gull, Whimbrel over (Jamie Wells)

Woodwalton Fen - Cuckoo, Mandarin in flight, Curlew to the north (Duncan McNiven

Grafham Water - Black Tern from Mander (Colin Addington)

Maxey Pots - Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Little Ringed Plover (Richard Astle)

Ferry Meadows - Redstart, Little Owl, Yellow Wagtail (Don Gardener); 5 Arctic Tern (Mike Weedon)

Burwell Fen - Whimbrel over north, Grasshopper Warbler, 3 Yellow Wagtail (David Wege)

Fen Drayton Lakes - pair of Garganey, Greenshank, Little Gull briefly, Cuckoo, Lesser Whitethroat (Hugh Venables)

Marsh Lane GPs - 2 Nightingale (Chris Bowden)

Thursday, 19 April 2018

Thursday, 19 April

Paxton Pits - 2 Greenshank, Garden Warbler, Reed Warbler, Whitethroat (Jamie Wells); Spotted Redshank, 3 Little Gull, 2 Nightingale, 2 Cuckoo (Martin Davis)

Cottenham - Cuckoo (Bob Mansfield)

Burwell fen - pair of Garganey, Caspian Gull, 3 Egyptian Geese (Andy Hannaford)

Woodwalton Fen - 2 Curlew over, Reed Warbler, Grasshopper Warbler (Duncan McNiven)

Fen Drayton Lakes - 2 Avocet (Gill Parrish)

OuseWashes - Cuckoo, House Martin, 2 Sandwich Tern, 7 Ruff, Wheatear, pair of Garganey (Monica & Owen Marks); Greenshank, Sandwich Tern (Jonathan Taylor); 2 Arctic Tern, 2 Sandwich Tern at Fortrey's Hall (Richard Patient)

Earith - 4 Sandwich Tern north of industrial estate (Richard Patient)

Eltisley - Osprey over A428 (David Wege)

Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Wednesday, 18 April

Ferry Meadows - Little Tern on Gunwade Lake (Matt Webb)

Marsh Lane, Hemingford Grey - 2 Nightingale (Mike Everett)

Paxton Pits - 2 Cuckoo, Lesser Whitehtroat, Grasshopper Warbler, Wheatear (Martin Davis)

Fen Drayton Lakes - Cuckoo, Wheatear, Lesser Whitethroat (Bill Simmonds)

Burwell Fen - 2 Avocet, Whimbrel, Greenshank over (Malcolm Ausden)

Grafham Water - Whimbrel (Colin Addington)

Trumpington Meadows NR - Jack Snipe (Iain Webb)

Tuesday, 17 April 2018

Tuesday, 17 April

Paxton Pits - 4 Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat, Lesser Whitethroat (Martin Davis)

Reach - Wheatear nearby from split Drove (Stewart Feeney)

Grafham Water - 2 Avocet in lagoons (Carole Baber)

Fen Drayton Lakes - ad Little Gull briefly, 3 Arctic Tern, 5 Sedge Warbler, 2 Lesser Whitethroat (Mike Everett)

Burwell - 2 Swift over the village (Paul Craske)

Burwell Fen - male Garganey, 5 Green Sandpiper (Richard Johnson); House Martin (Andy Hannaford)

Wicken Fen - 2 Bittern, 2 Cuckoo, 2 Grashopper Warbler, 2 Avocet (Christoph Zöckler)

Ouse Washes - Sandwich Tern through south-west (David Hopkins)

Monday, 16 April 2018

Monday, 16 April

Fen Drayton Lakes - Lesser Whitethroat, Whitethroat, Reed Warbler (Hugh Venables); ad Little Gull (Duncan McNiven)

Middle Fen - 2 Garganey, 250 Black-tailed Godwit (Hugh Venables)

Grafham Water - 2 Sandwich Tern (Colin Addington)

Paxton Pits - RING OUZEL though elusive, 2+ Arctic Tern, Raven over, 2 Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat, Cuckoo (Martin Davis)

Cam Washes - Bar-tailed Godwit (Jon & David Heath)

Burwell Fen - Caspian Gull (Andy Hannaford); 3 Garganey (David Chandler)

Ferry Meadows - Whitethroat (Matt Webb)

Sunday, 15 April 2018

Sunday, 15 April

Paxton Pits - pair Garganey, Cuckoo, Curlew, Lesser Whitethroat (Jamie Wells); 2 Mediterranean Gull (Martin Davis); Little Gull over (Mark Ward)

Wicken Fen - Bittern (Chris Zöckler)

Burwell Fen - 2nd c.y. Caspian Gull, Green Sandpiper (Christoph Zöckler); 12 Little Gull (Andy Merryweather)

Eldernell - 2 Common Cranes, Water Pipit, Garganey (Ian Gordon)

Ferry Meadows - Great White Egrets (Don Gardener)

Trumpington Meadows - Hobby, Whitethroat (Peter Beckenham)

Swaffham Bulbeck - Ring-necked Parakeet (Giles Merritt)

Grafham Water - 2 Little Gull (Mark Ward)

Upware - Lesser Whitethroat (Kevin Wilson)

Fen Drayton Lakes - 11 Little Gull (Richard Thomas);

Sutton North Fen - Wheatear, Common Scoter (Steve Cooper)

Colne Fen - redhead Smew, Avocet briefly (Steve Cooper)

Litlington - 2 Yellow Wagtail (Ian Seamark)

Saturday, 14 April 2018

Saturday, 14 April

Ramesy - GOSHAWK over 08:45h (John Wells)

Little Shelford - Brambling, pair of Mandarin (Ade Cooper)

Fen Drayton Lakes - BONAPARTE'S GULL on Ferry Lagoon, Brent Goose, 3 Sedge Warbler , 1000 Black-tailed Godwit (Richard Grimmett); Little Gull (Nicholas Wilkinson)

Castor Hanglands NNR - 2 Hawfinches, Lesser Whitethroat, Brambling (Mike Weeden)

Ferry Meadows - male RING OUZEL, Lesser Whitethroat (Don Gardener); 3 RING OUZEL flew north 08:43h, Brambling , Woodcock (Matt Webb)

Nene Washes - 2 Bearded Tit near Lords Holt briefly, Raven over east, RING OUZEL (Don Gardener); 5 Common Scoter at March Farmers, male Garganey, 2 Crane; also 4 Short-eared Owl reported (Stuart Ball)

Grafham Water - 11 Common Scoter off Mander (Geoff Barlow)

Wicken Fen - male Redstart (Diana Leech); Bittern, 2 Sedge Warbler, 5 Lesser Redpoll (Kevin Wilson); Nightingale singing (Richard Nicol);  Woodcock (Peter Bircham)

Fowlmere - male Redstart, 3 Lesser Whitethroat, Brambling, Green Sandpiper (Ade Cooper)

Burwell Fen - 8 ad Little Gull, 2 Avocet, Garganey, 2 Yellow Wagtail (Kevin Wilson)

Witcham Gravel - pair of Mediterranean Gull, 2nd c.y. ICELAND GULL (David Hopkins)


Friday, 13 April 2018

Friday, 13 April

Burwell Fen - PURPLE HERON, 2 Yellow Wagtails near Upware (Josh Carter); the heron seen to fly north c.18:30h, 3 Garganey pn small pond near bridge (David Heath)

Grafham Water - fem Scaup off Mander (Richard Patient)

Paxton Pits - 2 Water Pipit, Avocet, Common Tern, a few House Martin (Jamie Wells)

Ferry Meadows - 7 Brent Geese on Gunwade, 2 Yellow Wagtail (Matt Webb)

Hare Park - Brambling (Kevin Wilson)

Thursday, 12 April 2018

Thursday, 12 April

Burwell Fen - 1st summer PURPLE HERON (Malcolm Ausden); pair of Garganey (Andy Hannford)

Upware - 10 Yellow Wagtails nearby at TL540675 (Mat Wilson)

Wimpole - BRENT GOOSE in flight near B1042 (Pete Cook)

Byall Fen - c.12 BRENT GEESE briefly, 3 RING OUZEL (Mike Burdekin)

Ferry Meadows - BRENT GOOSE on Gunwade Lake this morning (Mike Weedon); also House Martin, Common Tern (Ben Fraser)

Colne Fen - redhead Smew (Nick Littlewood)

Wednesday, 11 April 2018

Wednesday, 11 April

Burwell Fen - 1st summer PURPLE HERON (Matt Mellor); 11 Yellow Wagtails over (Brendan Doe)

Ouse Washes, Witcham Gravel - ad summer BONAPARTES GULL briefly (David Hopkins)

Fen Drayton Lakes - Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat (Mike Everett); 39 Goldeneye, 1000+ Black-tailed Godwit, Brambling (Hugh Venables)

Hare Park - Brambling (Kevin Wilson)

Comberton - male Hen Harrier (Nigel Butcher)

Tuesday, 10 April

Steeple Morden - male RING OUZEL nearby at TL287439 (Geoff Barlow)

St. Ives - Great White Egret at Houghton, just to the west (Jim Lawrence)

Perry - Swallow (Carole Barber)

Grafham Water - Sandwich Tern near Marlow CP (Mark Hawkes)

Wicken Fen - Bittern, Little Owl, 2 Swallow, 2 Sedge Warbler, 3 Egyptian Geese (Josh Carter)

Paxton Pits - Sandwich Tern, Red-crested Pochard, 2 Yellow Wagtail over (Jamie Wells)

Monday, 9 April 2018

Monday, 9 April

Woodston Ponds LNR - Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler, Cetti's Warbler, Willow Warbler (Ben Fraser)

Hemingford Grey - Osprey over north (Mike Everett)

Witcham Gravel - male RING OUSEL nearby (David Hopkins)

Grafham Water - 24 Common Scoter (Mark Ward)

Sunday, 8 April 2018

Sunday, 8 April

Grafham Water - 6 Common Scoter off fishing lodge (Richard Patient)

Paxton Pits - pair Common Scoter on Diddington Pit, Sandwich Turn, Jack Snipe, Little Ringed Plover,  2 Yellow Wagtail, 5 Red-crested Pochard(Jamie Wells)

Pondersbridge -BLACK REDSTART at the Collmart veg packing plant (Steve Dudley)

Wicken Fen - Bittern, Barn Owl, Grasshopper Warbler, 3 Sedge Warbler, 2 Brambling (Christoph Zöckler)

Fen Drayton Lakes - pair of Common Scoter, several Sedge Warbler (Sarah Howlett)

Colne Fen - redhead Smew (Nick Littlewood)

Hare Park - 2 Tawny Owl (Kevin Wilson)

Saturday, 7 April

Paxton Pits - Sandwich Tern on Pumphouse Pit, singing Willow Warbler (Martin Shadbolt); Sedge Warber (Ian Dawson); Mediterranean Gull (Jamie Wells)

Ferry Meadows - Peregrine, 3 White Wagtails (Matt Webb)

Fowlmere - Willow and Sedge Warbler singing on reserve (Ade Cooper)

Berry Fen - Whimbrel, 1500 Black-tailed Godwits (Philip Bubb)

March Farmers - juv GOSHAWK (Mike Weedon)

Ouse Washes - 2 ICELAND GULL to roost (David Hopkins)

Friday, 6 April 2018

Friday, 6 April

Ferry Meadows - 2 Sandwich Tern through east, Swallow (Matt Webb)

Witcham Gravel - ad ICELAND GULL to roost, Wheatear nearby (David Hopkins)

Cam Washes, Upware - pair of Garganey, Black-tailed Godwit (Jon & David Heath)

Trumpington Meadows NR - Marsh Harrier over north (Iain Webb)

Milton CP - 7 Swallow (Josh Carter)

Grafham Water - BLACK REDSTART between Marlow and dam briefly, 3 Yellow Wagtail (Ian Dawson)

Burwell Fen - RING OUZEL moving along the bank south of the lode (Andy Clements)

Wicken Fen - fem Hen Harrier (Norm Ratcliffe & Ian Swygart)

Thursday, 5 April 2018

Thursday, 5 April

West Cambridge site - Whooper Swan (Hugh Venables)

Ferry Meadows - 11 Crane over, House Martin, 2 Swallow (Matt Webb)

Cam Washes - Sawllow, Sand Martin, Wheatear (Jon & David Heath)

Wednesday, 4 April 2018

Wednesday, 4 April

Nene Washes - LittleTern at March Farmers this morning, 94 Ruff (Charlie Kitchin)

Ferry Meadows - Osprey over, Common Tern and Mandarin south along river (Matt Webb, Don Gardener); 4+ Swallow (Mike Weedon)

Grafham Water - 3 Swallow, Yellow Wagtail, Common Tern over east (Dean Harlow)

Guyhirn - Swallow (Alan Bull)

Nene Washes - 2 Crane, Cetti's Warbler at Eldernell, 2 Crane, 2 Cetti's Warbler at March Farmers (Ian Gordon); 51 Whooper Swan to east of March Farmers (David Withrington)

Burwell Fen - 5 Swallow (Norman Ratcliffe)

Witcham Gravel - 2nd c.y. ICELAND GULL (David Hopkins)

Tuesday, 3 April 2018

Tuesday, 3 April

West Cambridge site - Whooper Swan, Little Owl (Hugh Venables)

St. Ives - Hawfinch on garden feeder (Tony Plant)

March Farmers - Peregrine, 92 Ruff, 800 Black-tailed Godwit (Charlie Kitchin)

Ely Beet Pits - 3 ad Little Gull (Monica & Owen Marks, Duncan Poyser)

Burwell Fen - pair of Garganey (Brendan Doe)

Woodwalton Fen - Bitter, 5 Marsh Harrier, 2 Tawny Owl, Barn Owl (Colin Kirtland)

Monday, 2 April 2018

Monday, 2 April

Conington - RING OUZEL in paddock immediately south of the airfield near Holm (Chris Jones)

Great Fen - 2 Common Cranes  in fields New Long Drove (Chris Jones)

Paxton Pits -  4 Red-crested Pochard, 2 Little Gulls, 6 Sand Martin, Cetti's Warbler , Little Ringed Plover (Martin Davis, Jamie Wells)

Conington Airfield - RING OUZEL in paddock immediately to the south, near Holme (Chris Jones)

Great Fen - 2 Crane east of New Long Drove (Chris Jones)

Grafham Water - SLAVONIAN GREBE, Swallow (James Littlewood)

Fen Drayton Lakes - 200+ Sand Martin, 130+ Black-tailed Godwit over south-west, Brambling along guided bus away (Mark Hawkes); 200+ Black Tailed Godwit on Ferry Mere (Gill Parrish)

Eldernell - male Garganey at March Farmers, 80+ Pintail, 10+ Marsh harrier to roost (Brendan Doe)

Dog-in-a-Doublet - 10 Crane over (Charlie Kitchin)

Wicken Fen - male Hen Harrier, Bittern (Colin Kirtland)

Sunday, 1 April 2018

Sunday, 1 April

Grafham Water - 2 SLAVONIAN GREBES from Dudney Hide, 2nd c.y. ICELAND GULL showing characteristics of Kumlien's Gull (Richard Patient, Mark Ward)

Needingworth GPs -  4 Smew (Nick Littlewood)

Berry Fen - c.650 Black-tailed Godwits (Nick Littlewood)

Ouse Washes - ad ICELAND GULL (David Hopkins)

Saturday, 31 March 2018

Saturday, 31 March

Fen Drayton - 2 Scaup on Ferry Lagoon, 2 Scaup on Moore Lake (Josh Carter); 8 male and 6 female Common Scoter (David Chandler, Finn Holding)

Paxton Pits - Rock Pipit, Jack Snipe, Woodcock, 2 Little Gulls, 7 Red-crested Pochard (Martin Davis)

Wicken Fen - Swallow (Simon Gillings)

Buckden - Goosander at the valley (Gareth Rees)

Friday, 30 March

Grafham Water - Dunlin, 4 Avocets, Green Sandpiper (Chris Rider)

Paxton Pits -  7 Red-crested Pochard, 2 Little Gulls (Chris Rider)

Great Shelford - Ring-necked Parakeet at Scottsdales garden centre (Doug Radford)

Ouse Washes - male RING-NECKED DUCK at Chain Corne, 2 Water Pipits & Sand Martin at  at Sutton Gault (Brendan Doe); Ring-necked Parakeet (Simon Gillings)

Thursday, 29 March 2018

Thursday, 29 March

Grafham Water - fem Scaup, 2 Rock Pipit (Tim Rea); 3 Avocet (Colin Addington)

Ouse Washes - 3 Water Pipit, redhead Smew (James Hanlon)

Cam Washes - male Hen Harrier (Jon & David Heath)

Wednesday, 28 March

Ferry Meadows - 12+ Sand Martin (Matt Webb)

Witcham Gravel - small 2nd c.y. and large 3rd c.y. ICELAND GULL to the west this evening (David Hopkins)

Woodwalton Fen - pair of Garganey, 2+ Woodcock, 3 Cetti's Warbler 10+ Water Rail (Calum Urquhart)

Tuesday, 27 March 2018

Tuesday, 27 March

Grafham Water - BLACK-NECKED GREBE from Dudney Hide (Diana Leech)

Monday, 26 March 2018

Monday, 26 March

Paxton Pits - 2 Little Gull, 7 Red-crested Pochard (Neal Parkin)

Ferry Meadows - 2 Sand Martin at Lynch Lake (Paul Gallagher)

Grafham Water - BLACK-NECKED GREBE from Dudney Hide, fem Scaup, 4 Siskin (Ian Dawson)

Fowlmere - 7 Sand Martin, Raven over (Ade Cooper)

Wicken Fen - Bittern, also Lesser Redpoll and Siskin flock near visitor centre (Kevin Wilson)

Sunday, 25 March

Grafham Water - 20 Common Scoter off Mander (Richard Patient)

Wimpole Hall - 3 Hawfinch at the car park (Ade Cooper)

Paxton Pits - Rock Pipit over, 2 Little Gull, Raven, Woodcock, Green Sandpiper, Cetti's Warbler (Jamie Wells)

Beeby's BP - 4 Common Scoter (Josh Jones)

CEGB Pit - Common Scoter (Josh Jones)

Ely Beet Pits - 3 Common Scoter (Ben Green, Duncan Poyser)

Little Shelford - pair of Mandarin over (Ade Cooper)

Knarr Fen -18 Crane which headed towards the Nene Washes, 52 Whooper Swan (Ian Gordon)

Nene Washes - 3 Sand Martin, 18 Crane, 250 Whooper Swan, 2 Cetti's Warbler (Ian Gordon)

Woodwalton Fen - RING OUZEL along the approach road (Richard Patient)

Earith - fem type BLACK REDSTART at north end of industrial estate by washes (Richard Patient)

Ouse Washes - male RING-NECKED DUCK at Chain Corner (Richard Patient)

Fen Drayton Lakes - 3 male Common Scoter on Ferry Lagoon (Jon and David Heath)

Milton CP - Scaup, Woodcock (Nigel Butcher)

Barleycraft - ad Kittiwake (Richard Grimmett)

Saturday, 24 March

Cambridge Research Park - fem Scaup, imm Shag, Cetti's Warbler (Jon and David Heath)

Paxton Pits - 2 ad Little Gull, 7 Red-crested Pochard, 2 Egyptian Goose, Cetti's Warbler (Jamie Wells, Martin Davis)

Wicken Fen - Bittern, Cetti's Warbler 'singing everywhere' (Josh Carter)

Ouse Washes - male RING-NECKED DUCK, Great White Egret, 3 Water Pipit from west bank north of Earith industrial estate (Ade Cooper); 4th c.y. ICELAND GULL at Oxlode briefly (Brendan Doe)

St. Ives GPs - redhead Smew (Patrick Woods)

Kingfishers Bridge - Great White Egret, Epytian Goose (Simon Stirrup)

Orton BP - 8 Whooper Swan (Andy Frost)

Friday, 23 March 2018

Friday, 23 March

Ferry Meadows - Mandarin in flight (Don Gardener)

Grafham Water - Osprey, Rock Pipit, White Wagtail, 4 Brambling (Mark Ward)

Cambridge Research Park - Shag (Anthony Weston)

Milton CP - fem Scaup (Jon Heath)

Thursday, 22 March 2018

Thursday, 22 March

Bottisham - male Hen Harrier nearby (Sam Boden)

Ferry Meadows - Cetti's Warbler, Little Owl (Don Gardener)

Needingworth - 3 Smew (Mat Wilson)

Wednesday, 21 March 2018

Wednesday, 21 March

Ouse Washes - Water Pipit (Monica & Owen Marks)

Cambridge Research Park - Shag (Chris Rider)

Nene Washes - 21 Crane, 119 Ruff, 146 Dunlin, 639 Shoveler, 221 Gadwall, Whooper Swan 627, Wigeon 9201, Pintail 398, Teal 1193 (Charlei Kitchin)

Wimpole Hall - Hawfinch at the car park (Stephen Lowe)

Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Tuesday, 20 March

Barton - 4 Brambling and a Redpoll in a private garden (Annabel K)

St. Ives, waterski lake - pair of Smew (Tony Plant)

Needingworth - 5 Smew (Colin Kirtland)

Paxton Pits - pair of Red-crested Pochard (Steve Austin)

Monday, 19 March 2018

Monday, 19 March

Grafham Water - 3 fem Scaup, 2 Avocet, 2 Brambling (Tim Rea); Osprey this evening (David Hollin); RED-THROATED DIVER (Jenny Sherwen)

Cambridge Research Park - Shag on the second lake (Simon Stirrup)

Nene Washes - Bar-tailed Godwit, 3 Curlew, 39 Ruff (Charlie Kitchin)

Isleham Washes - 57 Avocet, Barn Owl (Tony Weston)

Kingfishers Bridge - pair gf Garganey, 4 Marsh Harrier, 10 Snipe (Colin Kirtland)

Little Raveley - Merlin nearby (Sue Wells)

Sunday, 18 March

Grafham Water - 3 Scaup, Little Ringed Plover (Richard Patient); 7 KITTIWAKE over east, Green Sandpiper, 4 Avocet, 154 Goldeneye (Mark Hawkes)

Paxton Pits - Knot, 3 Green Sandpiper (Jamie Wells, Martin Davis)

Ouse Washes - Sand Martins, 2 Water Pipit, 2 Curlew over (Louise Bacon, Vince Lea); male RING-NECKED DUCK at Chain Corner (Hugh Venables); also ad Mediterranean Gull (Simon Stirrup)

Fen Drayton Lakes - Sand Martin (Sarah Howlett)

Fulbourn Fen - Short-eared Owl nearby (Kevin Wilson)

Ouse Fen - 3 Pink-footed Geese, Great White Egret (Richard Grimmett)

Needingworth - 3 male, 3 fem Smew (Richard Grimmett)

St. Ives waterski lake - male Scaup, fem Smew (Tony Plant)

Saturday, 17 March

Grafham Water - 3 fem Scaup (Mark Ward)

Cambridge Research Park - Shag (Jon & David Heath)

Buckden - Goosanders still present (Mark Ward)

Littleport - male Hen Harrier nearby (Steve Mumford)

Ouse Washes - 5 Sand Martin, 2 Curlew, 2 Water Pipit, Caspian Gull, Mediterranean Gull (Brendan Doe); male RING-NECKED DUCK opposite Chain Corner (Richard Grimmett)

Fen Drayton Lakes - Goosander briefly (Richard Thomas)

Knigfishers Bridge - pair of Garganey, Spotted Redshank reported (as per rarebirdalert.com)

Friday, 16 March 2018

Friday, 16 March

Fen Drayton Lakes - ad KITTIWAKE in Ferry Lagoon roost but flew north 18:05h (Richard Thomas)

Milton CP - fem Scaup on Dickerson's Pit still (Jon Heath)

Thursday, 15 March 2018

Thursday, 15 March

Littleport - male Hen Harrier, ad Mediterranean Gull at a private site nearby (Steve Mumford, Stella Laughton, Petru Rednic)

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

Wednesday, 14 March

Waterbeach - Black Redstart in a private garden briefly this morning (Ian Burfield)

Tuesday, 13 March 2018

Tuesday, 13 March

Godmanchester NR - Wheatear (Pam Peacock)

Monday, 12 March 2018

Monday, 12 March

Ferry Meadows - RED-THROATED DIVER on Gunwade Lake (Mike Weedon)

Maxey Pits - Green Sandpiper, Whooper Swan, 60 Golden Plover; also 17 Goosander at Etton Pits (Hugh Wright)

Godmanchester GP - Avocet, Cetti's Warbler (Peter Beckenham)

Sunday, 11 March

Cambridge Research Park - Shag (Jon Heath)

Fen Drayton Lakes - Pink-footed Goose within Greylags (Sarah Howlett)

Saturday, 10 March

Ferry Meadows - RED-THROATED DIVER on Gunwade Lake (Mark Jackson)

Ouse Washes, Earith to Sutton - Great White Egret, 11 Water Pipit (Ade Cooper)

Needingworth - 4 ad Eurasian White-fronted Geese (Philip Bubb)

Friday, 9 March 2018

Friday, 9 March

Ferry Meadows - RED-THROATED DIVER still present (Howard Butler)

Cambridge Research Park - SHAG on first lake (James Hanlon)

Grafham Water - 3 fem Scaup, 9 Goosander, c.85 Goldeneye (Mark Ward)

Wimpole Hall - Hawfinch near tera rooms (Ron Harold)

Isleham Washes - Jack Snipe, 16 Avocet (Steve Cooper)

Thursday, 8 March 2018

Thursday, 8 March

Ferry Meadows - RED-THROATED DIVER from the water sports centre this morning (Hugh Wright)

Wednesday, 7 March 2018

Wednesday, 7 March

Ferry Meadows - RED-THROATED DIVER from the water sports centre this morning (Howard Butler)

Nene Washes - 19 Crane, Merlin at Eldernell, 2 Curlew, 700 Black-tailed Godwit, Peregrine at March Farmers (Charlie Kitchin)

Milton CP - fem Scaup, 20+ Siskin (Jon Heath)

Wicken Fen - White-fronted Goose towards Lode (David Ellis)

Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Tuesday, 6 March

Ferry Meadows - RED-THROATED DIVER on Gunwade Lake (Chris Park)

Wicken Fen area - White-fronted Goose alongside Burwell Lode, probable Mealy Redpoll with Redpoll flock, male Merlin, fem Hen Harrier, 2 Short-eared Owl (Monica & Owen Marks)

Monday, 5 March 2018

Monday, 5 March

Thorpe Meadows rowing lake, Peterborough - RED-THROATED DIVER (Don Gardener); not located at 16:30h (Mike Weedon)

Little Shelford - 2 displaying male and a female Goosander on the river by the bridge (Guy Belcher)

Sunday, 4 March

Ouse Washes - male RING-NECKED DUCK at Chain Corner, 5+ Water Pipit (Richard Grimmett); 2300 Black-tailed Godwit, 6 further Water Pipit, 4 White-fronted Geese, ad Mediterranean Gull, 1000+ Whooper Swan, 200 Pintail (Brendan Doe)

Little Paxton - Little Gull over (Jamie Wells)

Burwell Lode - Red-breasted Merganser (Kevin Wilson)

Needingworth - male & 4 fem Smew (Donal McCarthy, Eleanor Burke)

Hare Park - 2 Tawny Owl calling (Kevin Wilson)

Fowlmere village - Firecrest (Ian Dale)

Saturday, 3 March

Cottenham - male Hen Harrier (Neil Howard)

Whittlesford - Merlin (Guy Belcher)

Thorpe Meadows rowing lake, Peterborough - RED-THROATED DIVER (Don Gardener)

St. Ives - Woodcock nearby (Pete Wood)

Fery Meadows - 2 Woodcock, 5 Water Rail (Matt Webb)

Saturday, 3 March 2018

Friday, 2 March

Cottenham - 3rd c.y. ICELAND GULL (Brendan Doe)

Chesterton - KITTIWAKE over south (Simon Gillings)

Milton CP - fem Scaup, ad Caspian Gull (Jon Heath)

Waterbeach Fen road - Jack Snipe, Woodcock, Barn Owl (Colin Kirtland)

Coe Fen, Cambridge - Jack Snipe (Andy Symes)

Ouse Washes - Grey Plover over north (Jonathan Taylor)

Maxey Cut -2 Goosander (Hugh Wright)

Buckden - Water Pipit (Mark Ward)

Thursday, 1 March 2018

Thursday, 1 March

Milton CP - fem Scaup, 2 Water Rail, Dunlin (Jon Heath)

Wednesday, 28 February 2018

Wednesday, 28 February

Milton CP - 2 Caspian Gull, fem Scaup (Jon Heath)

Tuesday, 27 February 2018

Tuesday, 27 February

Wimpole Hall - Hawfinch at car park (Paul Craske)

Milton CP - fem Scaup still (Jon Heath, Richard Johnson)

Sunday, 25 February 2018

Sunday, 25 February

Ouse Washes - RING-NECKED DUCK still present at Chain Corner (Kathleen Rosewarne, Ian Barton); male Scaup north of Four Balls Farm (Brendan Doe)

Swaffham Prior Fen - White-fronted Goose (Kathleen Rosewarne, Ian Barton)

Cam Washes - White-Fronted Goose, 2 Green Sandpipers (Jon & David Heath)

Needingworth Quarry Lakes - 4 Smew (Patrick Woods)

St. Ives GPs - male & fem Smew (Philip Bubb)

Temple Farm, Redmere  - female GOSHAWK (Steve Mumford, Stella Laughton and Nick Laughton)

Grafham Water - 2nd c.y. Caspian Gull, Yellow-legged Gull in roost (Mark Ward); 209 Goldeneye, Brambling (Mark Hawkes)

Nene Washes - 5 Bean Geese, Pink-footed Goose, 24 Crane, Short-eared Owl at Eldernell; 1200 Black-tailed Godwit, 1000+ Lapwing at March Farmers (Steve Dudley) male AMERICAN WIGEON (Mike Weedon)

Melbourn - ad summer Mediterranean Gull with Common Gulls at plough on Muncey's Farm (Steve Cooper)

Saturday, 24 February

Ouse Washes - 4 White-Fronted Gees, 5 Water Pipits, 1500 Black-Tailed Godwits, 20 Ruff, 30 Corn Buntings (Ade Cooper); RING-NECKED DUCK still present (Chris Rider)

Milton CP - Scaup (Jon Heath)

Great Fen - Merlin, Peregrine (Howard Butler)

Eldernell - 21+ Crane, Short-eared Owl, 3+ Barn Owl (Matt Webb)


Friday, 23 February 2018

Friday, 23 February

Wimpole Hall - 5+ Hawfinch still in the car park area, also Brambling, 2 Raven and Little Owl (Matt Mellor)

St. Ives GPs - Scaup (Mark Ward)

Earith Washes - RING-NECKED DUCK, Water Pipit (Mark Ward)

Nene Washes - 20 Crane, c.1500 Black-tailed Godwit, c.140 Bewick's Swan (Mark Ward)

Milton CP - fem Scaup on Dickerson's Pit still (John Hoppett)

Thursday, 22 February 2018

Thursday, 22 February

Ouse Washes - male RING-NECKED DUCK north of Chain Corner (Mike Everett, Diana Leech)

Milton CP - fem Scaup on Dickerson's Pit (Jon Heath)

Wednesday, 21 February 2018

Wednesday, 21 February

Milton CP - fem Scaup on Dickerson's Pit (Jon Heath)

Ouse Washes - male RING-NECKED DUCK north of Chain Corner (Paz Harrington); also male Scaup north of railway line, 4 Water Pipit near Welches Dam hide (Bruce Martin)

Nene Washes - male AMERICAN WIGEON 300m east of March Farmers car park, 22 Crane, Short0eared Owl at Eldernell (Ian Gordon)

Barton - Merlin (Vince Lea)

Wicken Fen - 3 Hen Harrier to roost, 2 Barn Owl (Christoph Zöckler)

Monday, 19 February 2018

Monday, 19 February

Wimpole Hall  - 16 Hawfinch (Richard Johnson)

Nene Washes - male AMERICAN WIGEON at March Famers (John Wells, Martin Wightman, Stephen Heather); 111 Bewick's Swan, 1047 Pintail, 11414 Wigeon. 8177 Golden Plover, 12719 Lapwing, Bittern, 7 Crane, 6 Short-eared Owl (Charlie Kitchin)

Sunday, 18 February 2018

Sunday, 18 February

Six Mile Bottom - Raven over Hare Park (Kevin Wilson)

Wimpole Hall  - 3 Hawfinches, 2 Ravens, Brambling (Ade Cooper)

Nene Washes - drake AMERICAN WIGEON at March Farmers still, Great White Egret in flight nearby (Steve Dudley)

Stretham Marina - 5 Water Pipits (Graeme Reed)

Ouse Washes - male RING-NECKED DUCK at Chain Corner TL415779.  At Fortey's Hall area 1000+ Whooper Swan, 22 White-fronted Geese, Water Pipit, 3 c.y. ICELAND GULL briefly (Steve Cooper)

Colne Fen GP - Tundra Bean Goose, 4 White-fronted Geese at TL386774, redhead Smew, Green Sandpiper, Woodcock (Steve Cooper)

Wicken Fen - male & fem Hen Harrier to roost (Chris Boness)

Wennington & Holland Woods - 9 Woodcock (Richard Broughton)

Saturday, 17 February

Nene Washes - 24 Common Crane, Short-eared Owl (Norman Sills); 2000+ islandica Black-tailed Godwit, 2000+ Pintail, Jack Snipe, 9 Bewick's Swan, c.240 Whooper Swan, 5 Cetti's Warbler ROUGH-LEGGED BUZZARD (Mark Ward)

Linton - Water Rail near Stanton’s bridge at the Recreation Ground (Mark Thackstone)

Littleport - Hen Harrier nearby (Steve Mumford)

Wicken Fen - 2+ Hen Harrier, Merlin, 2 Bearded Tit near Boardwalk hide (Kevin Taylor)

Friday, 16 February 2018

Friday, 16 February

Cambridge Research Park - ICELAND GULL distantly (Jon Heath)

Stirtloe Sewage Works - SIBERIAN CHIFFCHAFF (Mark Hawkes)

Thursday, 15 February

Wicken Fen - 3 male & 2 female Hen Harrier (Ian Dickerson)

Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Wednesday, 14 February

Grafham Water - pair of Scaup, 14 Goosander, 2nd c.y. Mediterranean Gull, 3 Yellow-legged Gull, 2nd c.y. ICELAND GULL on the boom (Richard Patient)

Great Fen - 1000+ Linnet, 1000+ Stock Dove, Peregrine, Merlin, 10 Red Kite, 2 Short-eared Owl (Ron Harold)

Tuesday, 13 February

Wimpole - 4 Hawfinch, 7 Mandarin, 2 Raven (Barbara York)

Monday, 12 February 2018

Monday, 12 February

Needingworth - 2 redhead Smew, 3 Goldeneye (Patrick Woods)

Wicken Fen - 2 male & a ringtail Hen Harrier (Josh Carter)

Hare Park - Brambling (Kevin Wilson)

Sunday, 11 February 2018

Sunday, 11 February

Nene Washes - drake AMERICAN WIGEON, at March Farmers and 2nd c.y. ICELAND GULL to roost there. Elsewhere 19 Crane, 1000+ Pintail, 2000+ Black-tailed Godwit, 3000+ Golden Plover, 150 Bewick's Swan, (Steve Cooper)

Meadow Lane - 2 Smew on Long Reach Lake (Pete Cook)

Wicken Fen - 2 fem Hen Harrier, Merlin (Norman Ratcliffe)

Burwell Fen - male Hen Harrier (Brendan Doe)

Saturday, 10 February

Cottenham, Long Drove - 2cy Iceland Gull & adult Caspian Gull on the tip today (Steve Cooper)

Madingly Hall - 8 Hawfinch, 2 Nuthatch in the grounds (Mike Crosby)

Thorney - Rough-Legged Buzzard

Friday, 9 February 2018

Friday, 9 February

Histon - 2 Raven over towards Westwick (John Hoppett)

Thursday, 8 February

Grafham Water - 8 Goosander in Littless Creek (John Hoppett)

Stonea - 200 Linnet (Andy Bayes)

Wednesday, 7 February 2018

Wednesday, 7 February

Burwell Fen - 2 Barn Owl, 75 Yellowhammer, Stonechat (Tim Dee)

Eldernell - 11 Crane, 6 Short-eared Owl, 4 Barn Owl (Ian Gordon)

Wimpole - 10+ Hawfinch, Raven over, 4 Mandarin (Jon & David Heath)

Wicken Fen - Hen Harrier, Merlin, Peregrine (Jon & David Heath)

Tuesday, 6 February 2018

Tuesday, 6 February

Wimpole - 12 Hawfinch, Brambling at end of car park, 2 Raven over gardens (Jill & Jeremy Aldred)

Weston Colville - Raven nearby (Monica & Owen Marks)

Monday, 5 February

Burwell Fen - Goosander (Paul Craske)

Woodwalton Fen - 2 Crane over(Paul Pateman)

Ferry Meadows - Cetti's Warbler (Don Gardener)

Sunday, 4 February 2018

Sunday, 4 February

Eldernell - 12 Common Cranes, 2 Short-eared Owls (Mark Jackson)

Grafham Water - drake Scaup, 6 Goosander (Mark Ward); immature Iceland Gull (Richard Patient)

Fen Drayton Lakes - 24 White-fronted Geese still at Ferry Lagoon (Richard Thomas)

Needingworth - 12 Smew (Brendan Doe)

Ouse Washes - Water Pipit at Chain Corner (Brendan Doe)

Meadow Lane GPs, St. Ives - adult drake Scaup (Brendan Doe)

Stretham - 4 Water Pipit, Green Sandpiper on east side of Rover Cam c.TL536742 (Graeme Reed)

Kingfishers Bridge - Water Pipit, 7 Whooper Swan (Graeme Reed)


Saturday, 3 February

Fen Drayton Lakes - 24 White-fronted Geese still at Ferry Lagoon (Richard Thomas)

Meadow Lane GPs, St. Ives - adult drake Scaup and 3 redhead Smew (Mark Ward)

Eldernell - 12 Crane, 2 Short-eared Owl (Mark Jackson)

Friday, 2 February 2018

Friday, 2 February

Eldernell - 5 Short-eared Owl (Paul Pateman)

Thursday, 1 February 2018

Thursday, 1 February

Stirtloe Sewage Works - SIBERIAN CHIFFCHAFF (Dean Harlow)

Wimpole - up to 5 Hawfinch still, 2 Raven over (Monica & Owen Marks)

Wednesday, 31 January 2018

Wednesday, 31 January

Grafham Water - imm KITTIWAKE (Colin Addington)

Nene Washes March Farmers - 2400 Black-tailed Godwit (Charlie Kitchin)

Tuesday, 30 January 2018

Tuesday, 30 January

Wicken Fen - male & fem Hen Harrier, 8 Marsh Harrier, 4 Barn Owl, 3 Stonechat (Steve Cooper)

Grafham Water - 11 Goosander, 60+ Goldeneye, 3 Sacup (Mike Everett)

Burwell Fen - 2 Crane over towards Cam Washes (Andy Hannaford); pair of Stonechat, 1000 Lapwing (Paul Craske)

Wimpole - 2+ Hawfinch still (Matthew Wilson)

New Shardlows Farm - Little Owl (Kevin Wilson)


Sunday, 28 January 2018

Sunday, 28 January

Grafham Water - pair of Scaup still off Mander (Richard Patient)

Cambridge - Barn Owl Hunting between A14 and M11 just after roads split driving South

Melbourn - Water Pipit at Royston swage works (Steve Cooper)

Nene Washes March Farmers - 1000+ Black-tailed Godwit, 78 Ruff, 110+ Bewick's Swan, Peregrine (Steve Dudley)

Saturday, 27 January

St. Ives - 3 Smew at the water-ski centre (Tony Lowe)

Graham Water - Green Sandpiper, 4 Goosander, 2 Bewick Swans (Chris Rider and Dave McCarthy)

Saturday, 27 January 2018

Friday, 26 January

Littleport - Great White Egret at a private site nearby (Steve Mumford, Tony Martin)

Hare Park - Brambling (Kevin Wilson)

Thursday, 25 January 2018

Thursday, 25 January

Meadow Lane GPs, St.Ives - 5 Smew (Mike Everett)

Grafham Water - 2 Scaup in Valley Creek, 2 Bewick's Swan from Mander but distant (Richard Patient)

Prior's Fen - c.560 Whooper Swan, 4 Bewick's Swan

Nene Washes - 7+ Short-eared Owl, 4 Crane at  Eldernell (Ian Gordon); 15880 Wigeon, 5000 Golden Plover, 2400 Black-tailed Godwit, 168 Ruff, 2 Green Sandpiper, 7 Crane; also 1588 Whooper Swan and 216 Bewick's Swan in surrounding fields (Charlie Kithcin); ringtail Hen Harrier over east (Steve Dudley)

Tuesday, 23 January

Meadow Lane GPs, St. Ives - 9 Smew (Duncan McNiven)

Wimpole Hall - 5 Hawfinch (Mike Everett); also 2 Raven, Barn Owl present yesterday (Mike Wood)

Monday, 22 January 2018

Sunday, 21 January

Amey Cespa - 3rd c.y. ICELAND GULL visible from car park (Chris Rider)

Hare Park - Brambling with Chaffinches (Kevin Wilson)

Meadow Lane GPs, St. Ives - male & 4 fem Smew (Patrick Woods)

Saturday, 20 January 2018

Saturday, 20 January

Paxton Pits - Jack Snipe (Jamie Wells)

Cambridge Research Park -  3CY Iceland Gull (Jon Heath)

Eldernell - 7 Short-eared Owls, 15 Common Cranes (Keith Tinworth)

Wicken Fen - male 7 fem Hen Harrier (Nigel Butcher)

Friday, 19 January

Cambridge Research Park - Caspian Gull (Ian Burfield)

Needingworth - redhead Smew (Duncan McNiven)

Thursday, 18 January 2018

Thursday, 18 January

Eldernell - 3 Short-eared Owl in vicinity of car park (Paul Pateman)

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

Tuesday, 16 January

Tubney Fen - 35 Yellowhammer, 400 Lapwing, 70 Wigeon (Tim Dee)

Wimpole - 5 Hawfinch, 22 Mandarin (Colin Kirtland)

Monday, 15 January 2018

Monday, 15 January

Grafham Water - 3 Bewick's Swan in Valley Creek still (Colin Addington)

Bar Hill - Great White Egret by the B1050 nearby (Ben Stephen)

Sunday, 14 January 2018

Sunday, 14 January

Fen Dayton - SLAVONIAN GREBE on Holywell lake (Jenny and Pam Peacock)

Wimpole - 5 Hawfinches, FIRECREST (Matt Mellor); up to 18 Hawfinch, pair of Raven, 4 Mandarin (MarkWard)

Ouse Washes - ICELAND GULL, Mediterranean Gull (Brendan Doe)

Nene Washes - Bittern, 12 Common Cranes, 3 Short-eared Owls (Duncan McNiven); 5000 Golden Plover, 8000 Lapwing, 107 Ruff, 28 Bewick's Swan, 300 Black-tailed Godwit, Peregrine (Charlie Kitchin); Great White Egret and a further 6 Crane also reported

White Fen, Lode - Rough-Legged Buzzard (Ben Greig)

Burwell Fen - Rough-Legged Buzzard this afternoon (Paul Craske)

Littleport - fem Hen Harrier at a private site nearby (Steve Mumford, Tony Martin)

Manea - c.1200 Linnet in bird-seed mix crop 300m north of the rail station (Norman Sills)

Saturday, 13 January

Paxton Pits - pair of Stonechats, Green Sandpiper, Shelduck, Grey Wagtail (Jamie Wells)

Cherry Hinton - Grey Wagtail (Martin Leader)

Fen Dayton Lakes - pair of Goosander, 32 Black-tailed Godwits, Dunlin (Hugh Venables)

Eldernell - 1372 Black-tailed Godwit (Mike Weedon)

Friday, 12 January 2018

Friday, 12 January

Holme Crossing - ROUGH-LEGGED BUZZARD, 4 Bewick's Swan over (Bill Simmonds)

Cambridge Research Park, Waterbeach - 2nd winter ICELAND GULL (James Hanlon)

Milton - 2 1st winter Caspian Gull in field by Butt Lane/A10 intersection (James Hanlon)

Grafham Water - Great Northern Diver (Greg Belcher)

Wednesday, 10 January 2018

Wednesday, 10 January

Maxey Pits - 7 Goosander (Ian Gordon)

Grafham Water - 3 Bewick's Swan in Littless Creek (Colin Addington)

Tuesday, 9 January 2018

Tuesday, 9 January

Thorney - ROUGH-LEGGED BUZZARD 14:10-14:25h (Paul Bolton)

Woodwalton/Great Raveley - male ROUGH-LEGGED BUZZARD just north of the Raverley Road, TL226812,  c.12:00h  (Howard Butler)

Monday, 8 January 2018

Monday, 8 January

Stirtloe Sewage Works - SIBERIAN CHIFFCHAFF (David Ellis)

Sunday, 7 January 2018

Sunday, 7 January

Wimpole - HAWFINCH in the car park (Pete Holt)

Paxton Pits - 9 adult Whooper Swans on Diddington Pit today (Gary Rawlings/Martin Davis)

Stirtloe Sewage Works - SIBERIAN CHIFFCHAFF (Ade Cooper)

Wicken Fen -  2+ male Hen Harrier, Bittern, Woodcock, 2 Barn Owls (Erica Towner, John Roote)

Fen Drayton Lakes- redhead Smew, Peregrine (Duncan McNiven)

Saturday, 6 January

Mare Fen  -  3 Water Pipits (Richard Thomas)

Waterbeach, Amey Cespa site - 2 ICELAND GULLS, ad Caspian Gull, Yellow-legged Gull  (Brendan Doe)

Thorney - ROUGH-LEGGED BUZZARD (Ian Gordon)

Soham - 2 Woodcock flying around the old railway sidings (Andy Hannaford)

Paxton Pits  - Pair of Red-crested Pochards on Pumphouse Pit (Jamie Wells)

Fen Drayton - Smew, Perigrine (John Hoppett)

Upware - Short Eared Owl (Dave Barr)

Wicken Fen - Bittern, 16 Whopper Swan over (Kevin Wilson)

Saturday, 6 January 2018

Thursday, 4 January

Wryde Croft wind farm - ad fem. ROUGH-LEGGED BUZZARD in hedge to the east, viewed from Turf Fen Bridge on Black Drove (Hugh Wright)

Wimpole - 5 Hawfinch (David Ellis)

Eldernell - 3 Crane (Hugh Wright)

Wednesday, 3 January 2018

Wednesday, 3 January

Fen Drayton Lakes - Great White Egret in flight, 3 redhead Smew on Swavesey, 2 Yellow-lgged Gull and Caspian Gull on Ferry Lagoon (Richard Grimmett)

Tuesday, 2 January 2018

Tuesday, 2 January

Wimpole - 5 Hawfinch around car park, Raven between hall and lake, 7 Mandarin on Lake (Andy Massey)

Monday, 1 January 2018

Monday, 1 January

Wimpole - 4 Hawfinch showing well at the car park first thing, 8 Mandarin on the lake (Ade Cooper); 14 sightings of Hawfinch at various locations, max. of 5 birds together (Brendan Doe)

Stirtloe Sewage Works - SIBERIAN CHIFFCHAFF (Mark Ward)

Fen Drayton Lakes - 2 redhead Smew on Far Fen Lake, Bittern on Elney (Hugh Venables)

Eversden Wood - Woodcock (Chris Rider); Raven (Richard Gregory)

Grafham Water - Brambing, pair of Red-crested Pochard (Richard Patient)

Ferry Meadows - 2 Stonechat, Nuthatch (Don Gardener)

Godmanchester - Great White Egret along river (Peter Beckenham)

Nene Washes - Bittern, Woosdcock, Peregrine, Short-eared Owl (Peter Beckenham)

Maxey Pits - 2 Jack Snipe, Goosander (Mike Weedon et al.)