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Thursday 11th January 2018

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BIRD REPORTS 

DEARNE VALLEY – Bolton Ings (SE4302) – 2 Mute Swan, 14 Tufted Duck, 13 Gadwall, 7 Pochard, 4 Mallard, 4 Shoveler, 4 Teal, 1m GOOSANDER, 340 Coot, 8 BH Gull, 7 Herring Gull and 4 Common Gull. Also present were 2 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron, 1 MARSH TIT and 1 Bullfinch (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)
(Per today’s RSPB-OLD MOOR-RECENT SIGHTINGS).

DEARNE VALLEY – Broomhill Flash – 43 Canada Geese, 23 Teal, 20 Gadwall, 11 Tufted Duck, 10 Shoveler, 5 Pochard, 2m+3f GOLDENEYE, 1 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 20 Coot, 2 Moorhen, 350+ Lapwing, 39 BH Gull, 7 Herring Gull, 3 Common Gull, 1 Little Owl, 25 Redwing, 1 HAWFINCH (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS, Michael Rushton per Twitter and today’s OLD MOOR-RECENT SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEY – Old Moor (SE4302) – 2 Shelduck; 2 GOLDENEYE; 2 GOOSANDER; 1 Kestrel; 1 PEREGRINE; 2 Green Sandpiper; 1 Redshank; 1 WILLOW TIT (Per today’s OLD MOOR-RECENT SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEY – Wombwell Ings (SE4102) – 10 Mute Swan, 191 Greylag, 56 Canada Geese, 1 Pink-footed Goose, 99 Wigeon, 18 Teal, 10 Gadwall, 8 Mallard, 2m+4f GOOSANDER. 1 Cormorant, 1 Little Egret, 1 Kestrel, 8 Moorhen, 1 Coot, c100 Golden Plover, 72 Lapwing, 61 BH Gull, 2 Common Gull, 2 Mistle Thrush, 1 Redwing, 2 Meadow Pipit and 2 Stonechat (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DON VALLEY – Silverwood Lagoon (SK4793) – 1 Barn Owl; 3 Pochard; 14 Gadwall; 25 Tufted Duck; 2 Common Gull; 60 Black-headed Gull; 4 Mute Swan; 1 Snipe; 12 Reed Bunting; 1s Skylark; 2 Buzzard; 1 Jay; 6 Meadow Pipit (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS).

DON VALLEY – Sprotbrough – Marlborough Ave/Melling Ave – 1 WAXWING (Per Tina Langford and Rich Collis via Birdguides and RBA respectively – Observer unknown)

DON VALLEY – Thrybergh CP (SK4795 and SK 4796) – 1 Wren; 13 Dunnock; 26 Robin; 17 Blackbird; 8 (2s) Great Tit; 8 Blue Tit; 8+ Long-tailed Tit; 4 Bullfinch; 8 Reed Bunting; 1 Yellowhammer; 4 Great Crested Grebe; 4 Little Grebe; 9 Greylag Goose; 68 Canada Goose; 9 Pochard; 27 Tufted Duck; 1 Buzzard; 3 Water Rail; 9 Moorhen; 100+ Coot; 300+ Lapwing; 60 Black-headed Gull; 3 Herring Gull; 1 Kingfisher; 2 Meadow Pipit (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS).

DON VALLEY – Thrybergh Tip (SK4596 and SK4696) – 2 Mute Swan; 10+ Blue Tit and 1 RAVEN (Per today’s SBSG-RECENT NEWS)

FRICKLEY CP (SE4609, SE4709, SE4610, SE4710) – 4 Gadwall; 1f Shoveler; 20 Siskin (Mark Spedding per SESKUBIRDS via Whatsapp)

HUMBERHEAD PEATLANDS – Hatfield Moors area (SE7106D & SE6905X) – 1f Stonechat and 2 Tree Sparrow (Colin Wall). For further detail see today’s HATFIELD MOORS BIRDING BLOG

POTTERIC CARR (SE5999, SE6099, SE5900 and SE6000) – 1 WHOOPER SWAN; 3 Shelduck; 9 Wigeon; 1 BITTERN; 2 Little Egret; 1 cc MARSH HARRIER; 2 Sparrowhawk; 1 PEREGRINE; 1 Water Rail; 22 Snipe; 1 Kingfisher; 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker; 2 Goldcrest; 1 MARSH TIT; 2s CETTI’S WARBLER; 2 Treecreeper; c20,000r Starling; 1 Pied Wagtail; 1p Stonechat; 5 Bullfinch; c.50 Siskin (Darren Wozencroft, Sue Bird, Roger Bird, NH, Chip Rhodes. For further detail see today’s YWT-POTTERIC CARR-SIGHTINGS BLOG.

SKELBROOKE QUARRY/HAMPOLE TIP AREA – 2 Wigeon; 4 Tufted Duck; 1 Little Grebe; 2 Grey Partridge; 1a CASPIAN GULL; 1 Green Woodpecker; c.150 Fieldfare; 1 Grey Wagtail (Jonny Holliday per SESKUBIRDS via Whatsapp)

WEATHER REPORTS (Scampton)

LOCALWeather: mainly overcast with some rain. Visibility: moderate/poor throughout. Temperatures: +5.3°C to +5.0°C to +6.4°C to +5.5°C. Wind: Very light/light throughout; NNW/NW/N until 9pm; then NNE/NE thereafter. Surface pressure: 1009hPa-1026hPa. Fronts etc.: none, though a changeable warm/occluded front was lying N/S to the east of the District throughout much of the day.

SURFACE PRESSURE CHART

MOON PHASE – Third quarter.
Crown copyright 2018, the Met Office


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