September 27, 2017

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Wednesday 27th September 2017

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BIRD REPORTS

DEARNE VALLEY – Old Moor (SE4302) –1 Shelduck, 7 Shoveler, 2 Pochard, 15 Little Egret, 9 Grey Heron, 1 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 2 PEREGRINE, 1 Water Rail, 11 Ringed Plover, 105 Golden Plover, 8 GREY PLOVER over, 5 Dunlin, 5 Green Sandpiper, 1 GREENSHANK, 4 Snipe, 29 RUFF, 1+ Kingfisher, 1 CETTI’S WARBLER, 1 Jay, 2+ BEARDED TIT (Ian Morris per Twitter and today’s RSPB-OLD MOOR-RECENT SIGHTINGS)

DON VALLEY – Firsby Res. (SK4995) – 3 Moorhen; 13 Mallard; 2 Teal; 1 Tawny Owl; 2 Jackdaw; 2 Magpie; 1 Jay; 6+ House Martin; 4+ Swallow; Goldfinch; 2 Linnet; 1 WILLOW TIT (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS). Being entered on Birdtrack by SBSG.

DON VALLEY – Silver Wood (SK4893) – 1 Golden Plover SE; 3 Jay; 2 Nuthatch; 2s Chiffchaff (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

DON VALLEY – Thrybergh CP (SK4795 and SK4796) – 1 GREENSHANK S @ 9.10am (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS). Being entered on Birdtrack by SBSG.

HARWORTH PIT TOP (Notts) – Vismig – 7.50-9.10am –  25 Swallow S;  42 Meadow Pipit (26in, 11S, 1NW, 4NE); 1 Greenfinch SSE; 7 Chaffinch (3S, 1 NE, 2E, 1W); 17 Linnet (10S, 7SW). Also 1 Kestrel, c.20 Woodpigeon, 8 Stock Dove, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Jay ().

HUMBERHEAD PEATLANDS – Hatfield Moors area (SE7106D & SE6905X) – 151+ Pink-footed Geese, 1 Little Egret, 2+ MARSH HARRIER, 1 Kestrel, 1 HOBBY, 1 PEREGRINE, 60+ Ringed Plover, 11 LITTLE STINT, 32 Dunlin, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 GREENSHANK, 1 Curlew, 1 Snipe, 1 RUFF, 3 Stonechat (Chip Rhodes, John Robinson, Colin Wall, Col Neale and Andy Marshall). For further detail see today’s HATFIELD MOORS BIRDING BLOG.

WEATHER REPORTS

LOCALWeather: overcast with some light rain until 7am; then mainly cloudy but bright until early evening; then overcast with heavy rain thereafter. Visibility: mainly poor until 5am; then moderate thereafter. Temperatures: +13.1°C to +13.5°C to 12.6°C to 18.1°C to 13.8°C. Wind: very light ESE until 10am; then light SE/ESE until 10pm; then very light S thereafter. Surface pressure: 1023hPa-1017hPa. Fronts etc: a NW/SE warm front moved E over the District during the evening.

SURFACE PRESSURE CHART

MOON PHASE – Waxing crescent.
Crown copyright 2017, the Met Office


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