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BIRD REPORTS 

BENTLEY COMMUNITY WOODLAND AND SHAFTHOLME – 1 Sparrowhawk; 6c Water Rail and c.10 Redwing (Chris Robinson)

DEARNE VALLEY – Adwick Washlands (SE4602) – 1 Pink-footed Geese; 120 Wigeon; 50 Teal; 20 Gadwall; 8 Shoveler; 6 Snipe; 1 Redshank; 80 Fieldfare; 20 Redwing (Barnsley BSG per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Broomhill Flash – 45 Skylark; 60 Linnet; 10 Meadow Pipit; 17 Grey Partridge (Barnsley BSG per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Broomhill Village – 1 HAWFINCH (Barnsley BSG per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Old Moor (SE4302) – 2 BEARDED TIT; 2 WILLOW TIT; 25 Greenfinch; 5 Snipe; 1 PEREGRINE; 22 Cormorant; 8 Snipe; 1 Common Gull; 6 Herring Gull; 2 LBB Gull (Barnsley BSG per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Warbler Way – 1 Chiffchaff; 1 CETTI’S WARBLER; 2 Goldcrest; 2 WILLOW TIT and 1 MARSH TIT (Barnsley BSG per Twitter) (Per today’s RSPB-OLD MOOR-RECENT SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEY – Wombwell Ings (SE4102) – 125 Wigeon; 17 Shoveler; 25 Teal; 70 Lapwing; 1 Stonechat (Alan Whitehouse per Twitter)

DON VALLEY – Aldwarke SF (SK4494) – 7 Gadwall; 8 Mallard; 2 Tufted Duck; 1 Little Grebe; 2 Moorhen; 6 Song Thrush; 6 Teal; 1 Grey Heron; 3p Shoveler; 2 Bullfinch; 9 Linnet; 1 WOODCOCK; 7 Goldfinch; 1 Buzzard; 1m Pheasant; 1 Pied Wagtail; 3 Long-tailed Tit (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

DON VALLEY – Aldwarke – Waddington Way – 2 Redwing; 6 Fieldfare; 1c RAVEN very low to SW, @ 1120hrs (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

DON VALLEY – Firsby Res. (SK4995) – 5 Goldfinch; 3 Wren; 2 Kestrel; 1c WILLOW TIT; 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker; 1 Sparrowhawk; 1 Mistle Thrush; 5+ Fieldfare; 3 Redwing; 6 Goldcrest; c.20 Long-tailed Tit; c.20 Black-headed Gull; 2 Grey Heron; 1 Grey Wagtail; 2 Mallard; 1 Teal; 1f/i Blackcap (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

HUMBERHEAD PEATLANDS – Hatfield Moors area (SE7106D & SE6905X) – 1 Pochard; 1 i/m MERLIN; 3 RUFF; 1 CETTI’s WARBLER; 3 Goldcrest and 1 Siskin (Andy Marshall, Col Neale and Rich Collis). For further detail see today’s HATFIELD MOORS BIRDING BLOG.

IDLE VALLEY – Misson – Slaynes Lane (SK6793, SK6794, SK6893, SK6894) – 2 Stonechat (Steve Furber) (Per today’s NOTTINGHAMSHIRE BIRDWATCHERS-RECENT SIGHTINGS).

POTTERIC CARR (SE5999, SE6099, SE5900 and SE6000) – 1 WHOOPER SWAN; 26 Pink-footed Geese W at 11.40am; 5 Shelduck; 1 Wigeon; 195 Teal; 59 Shoveler;
34 Pochard; 3 aythya hybrid (2m+1f); 2 BITTERN; 5 Little Egret; 3 Little Grebe; 4 Great Crested Grebe; 1 MARSH HARRIER; 1 Sparrowhawk; 2 Buzzard; 4 Kestrel;
1c Water Rail; 1 Green Woodpecker; 17 Fieldfare SW; 31 Redwing (14 SW); 2 Stonechat; c20 Siskin. BUFFER AREA – Low Ellers: Carrion crow eating a small rabbit (Richard Scott, Jenny Kingsland, CJS). For further detail see today’s YWT-POTTERIC CARR-SIGHTINGS BLOG.

WRANGBROOK – Sleep Hill Ponds – 1 WATER PIPIT flew towards Sewage Treatment Works (Jonny Holliday)

WEATHER REPORTS

LOCAL – Weather: mainly clear skies until 7am; then cloudy but bright until midday; then overcast until 2pm; then cloudy but bright with some sunny spells thereafter. Visibility: mainly very good, occasionally good and excellent. Temperatures: +1.4°C to +0.1°C to +6.3°C to +3.1°C to +5.0°C. Wind: mainly light, occasionally very light and moderate with gusts to 29mph; mainly W and WSW; occasionally SW. Surface Pressure: 1017hPa-1021hPa-1017hPa.. Fronts etc.: none.

SURFACE PRESSURE CHART

MOON PHASE – First quarter.
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