December 22, 2016

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Thursday 22nd December 2016

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BIRD REPORTS

COVE FARM GP (Lincs) – 2i/m SCAUP (Steve Furber)

The 2 Scaup at Cove Farm © Steve Furber 2016
The 2 Scaup at Cove Farm today © Steve Furber 2016

DEARNE VALLEYAdwick Washlands (SE4602) – 1 Little Egret, 1 WHITE-FRONTED GOOSE, 1 Pink Footed Goose, 120 Lapwing, 2 Snipe, 5 Shoveler, c.80 mixed Fieldfare + Redwing, 1 Buzzard (Gary Stones per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEYBolton Ings (SE4302) – 11 Goosander, 2m Goldeneye, 18 Shoveler, 20 Tufted Duck (John Seevior per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEYBroomhill Flash (SE4102) – 1 PEREGRINE, 2 Buzzard, 2 Sparrowhawk (John Seevior per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEYOld Moor (SE4302) – 1m PINTAIL, 38 Goosander, 1 Goldeneye, 1 Little Egret, 1 Pochard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Dunlin, 1 JACK SNIPE, 3 Herring Gull, 8 Common Gull, 4 Shelduck, 1 Green Woodpecker, 2 Stonechat, 5 Redpoll (Paul Gould per Twitter and today’s RSPB-DEARNE VALLEY-RECENT SIGHTINGS)

DON VALLEYSilver Wood (SK4893) – 3 Lesser Redpoll, 1 BRAMBLING, 4 Goldcrest, 2 Nuthatch, 1 Grey Heron (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

DON VALLEYSilverwood Lagoon (SK4793) – 1p Mute Swan, 11 Tufted Duck, 4 Gadwall, c.25 Coot, 1 Grey Partridge, 2 Snipe, 1 SHORT-EARED OWL, 1 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 15 Meadow Pipit, 30 Fieldfare, c.80 Black-headed Gull, 2 Common Gull, 1 Herring Gull N (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

IDLE VALLEYIdlestop (SK7195) – 1 a/m HEN HARRIER (Steve Furber)

POTTERIC CARR (SE5999, SE6099, SE5900 and SE6000) – 3-400 Greylag Geese, 5 Shelduck, 10 Wigeon, 10 Cormorant, 1cc+1j MARSH HARRIER, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Water Rail, 15 Snipe, 2 Kingfisher, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Jay, 2 Coal Tit, 3 WILLOW TIT, 1 MARSH TIT, 3 CETTI’S WARBLER, 4 Chiffchaff – 2 in a large mixed tit flock near Loversall Pool Hide may have included the Siberian; c.8000 Starling, 3 Redpoll, 1 Siskin (Sue Bird, Roger Bird, Janet Horncastle, JA, NN, Andy Dalton, Richard Scott). For further detail see today’s YWT-POTTERIC CARR-SIGHTINGS BLOG

THORNEBrook Street School – 30 WAXWING (Per Birdguides)

WENT VALLEYSouthfield Res (SE6519) – 11 Goosander, 1 Kingfisher, 1a/r MEDITERRANEAN GULL, 3i SCAUP, 2 Tawny Owl, 1 Water Rail (Adrian Scutt)

WENT VALLEYWent Ings (SE6519) – 1 Little Egret (Adrian Scutt)

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WEATHER REPORTS

LOCALWeather: clear skies and dry throughout with a heavy frost. Visibility: moderate until 5am; good until 7am; very good until 7pm; good until 9pm; very good thereafter. Temperatures: +0.0° to +7.2°C. Wind: mainly very light until 8am; light thereafter. Surface pressure at 0000UTC: 1021hPa-1027hPa. Fronts etc.: none.

SURFACE PRESSURE CHART

2212mapMOON PHASE – Third quarter
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