November 22, 2016

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Tuesday 22nd November 2016

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BIRD REPORTS

DEARNE VALLEYAdwick Washlands (SE4602) – 3 Little Egret, 4 Goosander, 1 Curlew S @ 10.15; 3 Redshank, 5 Dunlin, 12 Snipe, 3 WHOOPER SWAN W, 2 Grey Partridge, 1 Little Owl (Ken Foundation per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEYBolton Ings (SE4302) –2 Mute Swan, 28 Tufted Duck, 9 Mallard, 4m+4f Goosander, 7 Pochard, 5 Wigeon, 4 Little Grebe, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Cormorant, 2 Common Gull, 119 Coot and 2 Moorhen. Also present were 3 Grey Heron, 100+ Lapwing over, 3 Snipe, 2 Jay and 1 Grey Wagtail (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEYBroomhill Flash (SE4102) – 2 Mute Swan, 76 Shoveler, 19 Gadwall, 19 Teal, 7 Tufted Duck, 4 Mallard, 1m Goldeneye, 5 Cormorant, 11 Moorhen, 10+ Snipe, 1 Dunlin and 7 BH Gull (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEYOld Moor (SE4302) – 1 Curlew, 2m PINTAIL, 9 Dunlin, 1 Shelduck, 1 Kingfisher (Chris Harris per Twitter and Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEYWombwell Ings (SE4102) – 142 Canada Geese, 87 Teal, 33 Wigeon, 5 Mallard, 2 Shoveler, 3 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 11 Moorhen, 43 Lapwing, 4 Golden Plover, 4 Snipe, 59 BH Gull, 1 Common Gull, 5 Skylark, 2 Pied Wagtail, 10+ Redwing, 1 Song Thrush, and 20+ Goldfinch (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DON VALLEYThrybergh CP (SK4795 and SK4796) – 15 Great Crested Grebe, 6 Little Grebe, 10+ Cormorant, 150 Canada Geese and g/white feral; 1 Wigeon, 6 Pochard, 66 Tufted Duck, 2 Water Rail, 100+ Black-headed Gull, 1 Herring Gull, 50+ Redwing, 44 Blackbird, 5 Goldcrest, 4 Tree Sparrow, 90+ Goldfinch, 1 Lesser Redpoll, 4 Bullfinch, 1 Grey Wagtail S, 17 Moorhen, c.70 Coot (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

POTTERIC CARR (SE5999, SE6099, SE5900 and SE6000) – 1 Barn Owl flew over Great Yorkshire Way at Iport and onto the reserve at 5.30pm (Stuart Churchill). Birding Abroad web ad landscape
WEATHER REPORTS

LOCALWeather: mainly overcast with some light rain. Visibility: mainly moderate/good, occasionally very good. Temperatures: +8.8° to +5.6°C. Wind: mainly very light, occasionally light during the afternoon; SSE/SE through the early hours; then variable but wholly from the SW quarter thereafter. Surface pressure at 0000UTC: 989hPa and rising through the day to end on 1010hPa. Fronts etc.: yesterday’s depression was still over the NE of the country moving slowly NE and an associated NNE/SSW occlusion was lying over the District for much of the day.

SURFACE PRESSURE CHART

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MOON PHASE – Third quarter
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