January 28, 2017


Friday 27th January 2017

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Various Field guides for sale mainly S. America, excell condition. Call or txt 07851412902 for details

Also, a different seller has a pair of Zeiss Victory 8 x 42 binoculars for sale, if interested please call or txt 07752323915


DEARNE VALLEY Adwick Washlands (SE4602) – 2 WHITE-FRONTED GEESE, 3 Pink-footed Geese, 180 Greylag Geese, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Stonechat, 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Kingfisher, Green Woodpecker, 4 Tufted Duck (Ken Foundation and Gary Stones per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEYBolton Ings (SE4302) – 2 Mute Swan, 15 Gadwall, 11 Tufted Duck, 8 Mallard, 6 Shoveler, 3 GOLDENEYE, 2 Teal, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 182 Coot, 1 Moorhen, 63 BH Gull and 8 Common Gull (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEYBroomhill Flash (SE4102) – 2 Mute Swan, 200+ Teal, 90+ Wigeon, 67 Shoveler, 31 Gadwall, 21 Pochard, 6 Tufted Duck, 4 Mallard, 2 Cormorant, 39 Coot, 76 Golden Plover, 50+ Lapwing, 2 Snipe, 87 BH Gull and 7 Common Gull (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEYOld Moor (SE4302) – 6 Shelduck, 1p PINTAIL, 1m Pochard, 12 Goosander, 1f Sparrowhawk, 1f Stonechat, 3 Fieldfare, 1c CETTI’S WARBLER, c.4000 Starling, 3+ BRAMBLING (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS and today’s RSPB DEARNE VALLEY-RECENT SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEYTPT (Wombwell Ings to Bolton Ings) – 1 Kingfisher, 5 Redpoll and 3 Bullfinch (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEYWombwell Ings (SE4102) – 180+ Wigeon, 84 Teal, 6 Mallard, 6 Gadwall, 2 Shoveler, 2 Cormorant, 1 Little Egret, 10 Moorhen, c60 Golden Plover S, 2 Lapwing, 59 BH Gull, 1 Green Woodpecker, 8 Pied Wagtail, c20 Linnet and 5 Reed Bunting (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DONCASTER LAKESIDE (SE5901) – 1 (3cy) MEDITERRANEAN GULL in roost (Col Neale)

DON VALLEYThrybergh CP (SK4795 and SK4796) – 13 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, 9 Mute Swan, 1m Gadwall, 3 Wigeon, 21 Pochard, 2i/m SCAUP, 123 Tufted Duck, 3+ Red-legged Partridge, 1 Water Rail, 150+ Black-headed Gull, 5 Herring Gull, 1 Tawny Owl, 1 ‘y’ Green Woodpecker, 32 Robin, 20 Blackbird, c.50 Lesser Redpoll, 11 Bullfinch, 4 Reed Bunting (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)


HUMBERHEAD PEATLANDSHatfield Moors area (SE7106D & SE6905X) – 23 Pink-footed Geese, 1 Shoveler, 1 Kestrel, c.14 Redpoll (Helen Kirk). For further detail see today’s HATFIELD MOORS BIRDING BLOG).

POTTERIC CARR (SE5999, SE6099, SE5900 and SE6000) – 4 Shelduck, 13 Cormorant, 6 Little Egret, 1i/m MARSH HARRIER, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kestrel, 3 Lapwing, 3 Snipe, 4 Common Gull, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Goldcrest, 2 WILLOW TIT, 1 Treecreeper, 12+ Blackbird, 1 Song Thrush, 15 Redwing, 1 Redpoll, 3 Siskin. BUFFER AREA – 110 ‘grey’ Geese on Rossington Carr Fields late afternoon (Roger Bird, Sue Bird, Janet Horncastle).. For further detail see today’s YWT-POTTERIC CARR-SIGHTINGS BLOG


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LOCALWeather: mainly overcast/misty and cold, with some rain and warming a little during the evening. Visibility: poor/moderate throughout. Temperatures:-0.3°C to +1.9°C to -0.7°C to +2.1°C. Wind: mainly very light, occasionally light; variable in direction but wholly from the SE quarter mainly SSE/SE. Surface pressure at 0000UTC: 1016hPa-1009hPa. Fronts etc.: none.


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