Monday 28th November 2016

BIRD REPORTS

DEARNE VALLEYAdwick Washlands (SE4602) – 1 Stonechat, 1 Little Egret, 3 Shelduck, 10 Shoveler, 1f PINTAIL, c.150 Wigeon, c.90 Teal, 2 Kingfisher, 1 Buzzard, 12 Lesser Redpoll and 2 Little Owl (Gary Stones and Ken Foundation per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEYBolton Ings (SE4302) – 4 Mute Swan, 66 Tufted Duck, 9 Goosander, 8 Pochard, 6 Mallard, 1f Goldeneye, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, 126 Coot, 71 BH Gull and 13 Common Gull. Also present were 5 Grey Heron, 4 Cormorant, 2 Green Woodpecker and 2 Jay (Alan Whitehouse today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEYBroomhill Flash (SE4102) – 2+3j WHOOPER SWAN which came in at 8.20 and left east at 8.40am. Also present were 2 Mute Swan, 60+ Shoveler, c50 Teal, 45 Wigeon, 30+ Gadwall, 10 Tufted Duck, 2 Pochard, 6 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 1 Buzzard, 38 BH Gull and 4 Snipe (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEYDenaby Ings (SE4900, SE4901, SE5000 A and SK5199E) – 4 Goosander, 3 Shelduck, 1 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 60+ Redwing on the Ings, 5 Little Grebe on River Dearne (Paul & Barbara Shepherd)

DEARNE VALLEYOld Moor (SE4302) – 1p BEARDED TIT, 2 Stonechat, 5 Dunlin, 40 Golden Plover, 10 Snipe, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Goldeneye, 12 Goosander, 3 Herring Gull, 1 Redshank, 2 Bullfinch, 1+ WILLOW TIT, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 PEREGRINE, 1 Green Woodpecker, 1 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 1 Sparrowhawk and several Redwing (Chris Harris per Twitter and today’s RSPB-DEARNE VALLEY-RECENT SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEYTPT (Wombwell Ings to Bolton Ings) – 1 Goldcrest and 1 Little Egret (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEYWombwell Ings (SE4102) – 2 Mute Swan, 235 Canada Geese, skein of c40 Greylag NW at 8.40am, 101 Wigeon, 46 Teal, 7 Tufted Duck, 1 Shoveler, 1 Grey Heron, 7 Moorhen, 19 Lapwing, 1 Snipe, 83 BH Gull, 1 Common Gull and 100+ Redwing. K. Fisher had a Kingfisher and c.20 Fieldfare along the R.Dove and a JACK SNIPE on the Corner Pond (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DON VALLEYThrybergh CP (SK4795 and SK4796) – 17 Great Crested Grebe, 8 Little Grebe, 10 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron, 8 Mute Swan, 2 Pink-footed Goose S, c.40 Canada Goose, 1m Shoveler, 3 Pochard, 53+ Tufted Duck, 100+ Black-headed Gull, 2 Water Rail, 11 Skylark, 1 Grey Wagtail N, 25 Dunnock, 20 Robin, 40 Redwing, 2 Fieldfare, 34 Blackbird, 1 Rook N, 4+ Tree Sparrow, 6 Lesser Redpoll, 40+ Goldfinch, 8 Bullfinch (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

HUMBERHEAD PEATLANDSHatfield Moors area (SE7106D & SE6905X) – 1 a/m HEN HARRIER, 3 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kestrel, 1p Stonechat, 1 BRAMBLING, 1 COMMON (MEALY) REDPOLL, 70+ Lesser Redpoll (For further detail see today’s HATFIELD MOORS BIRDING BLOG.

POTTERIC CARR (SE5999, SE6099, SE5900 and SE6000) – 1 MERLIN, 1 PEREGRINE, c.20,000 Starling (Sue and Roger Bird). For further detail see today’s YWT-POTTERIC CARR-SIGHTINGS BLOG

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WEATHER REPORTS

LOCALWeather: mainly cloudy with occasional clear spells until mid-morning giving way to a mainly bright and sunny late morning and evening, dry throughout. Visibility: mainly very good, occasionally good and excellent. Temperatures: +0.8° to +8.7°C. Wind: very light throughout; mainly NNE/NE until 9.00am; then variable from within SE quarter thereafter. Surface pressure at 0000UTC: 1029hPa and rising through much of the day to end on 1035hPa. Fronts etc.: none.

SURFACE PRESSURE CHART

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