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Friday 26th January 2018

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BIRD REPORTS

DEARNE VALLEY – Adwick Washlands (SE4602) – 1 SMEW, 2 Little Egret, 3 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 3 Shelduck, 85 Teal, 85 Wigeon, 95 Gadwall, 32 Mallard, 2 Tufted Duck, 8 Shoveler, 1 Little Grebe, 4 Pink footed Goose, 4 Greylag, 1 Kingfisher, 95 Lapwing. 7 Snipe (Gary Stones per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Bolton Ings (SE4302) – 3 Mute Swan, 18 Pochard, 14 Tufted Duck, 11 Gadwall, 4m+3f GOOSANDER, 4 Mallard, 3 Shoveler, 1m+1f GOLDENEYE, 7 Cormorant, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 303 Coot, 3 BH Gull and 3 Common Gull. Also present were 7 Canada Geese, 1 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Redshank, 1 Snipe, 1 Greater Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Jay, 1 Song Thrush and 1 MARSH TIT (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEY – Broomhill Flash – 7 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese, 43 Gadwall, 22 Teal, 19 Wigeon, 14 Pochard, 9 Mallard, 6 Tufted Duck, 3 Shoveler, 4 Cormorant, 6 Red Legged Partridge, 24 Coot, 1 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 31 Lapwing, 34 BH Gull, 4 Common Gull, 3 Herring Gull, 1 LBB Gull and c30 Redwing. A Barn Owl and a HAWFINCH were seen early morning (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS and Chris Harris per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Wombwell Ings (SE4102) – 1 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese, 1 Greylag, 2 Shelduck, 151 Wigeon, 39 Teal, 13 Mallard, 6 Gadwall, 6 Shoveler, 1 Tufted Duck, 1f GOOSANDER, 15 Grey Partridge, 7 Coot, 1 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 155 Lapwing, 35 Golden Plover, 29 BH Gull, 2 Common Gull, 8+ Skylark and 2 Stonechat (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DONCASTER GOLF CLUB – 1 ‘dr’ Great Spotted Woodpecker in wood on course (David Horncastle)

DON VALLEY – Kilnhurst – a garden – 1f BRAMBLING; 8 Lesser Redpoll; 2 Bullfinch; 1 Treecreeper (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

DON VALLEY – Silver Wood (SK4893) – 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker; 3 Nuthatch; 1 Treecreeper; 2 Jay; 1 Buzzard; c.15 (2s) Skylark; 10+ Meadow Pipit(Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

DON VALLEY – Silverwood Lagoon (SK4793) – 1m Shoveler; 10 Tufted Duck; 4 Gadwall; 90 Black-headed Gull; 3 Common Gull; 1 Buzzard; 1 Sparrowhawk; 1 Kestrel; 5 (1s) Skylark; 10 Rook; 1 Snipe; 3 Jay; 1 Stock Dove; 5 Meadow Pipit; c.20 Goldfinch; 8 Reed Bunting; c.20 Long-tailed Tit; 1s Song Thrush (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

DON VALLEY – Thrybergh CP (SK4795 and SK 4796) – 3 Yellowhammer; 3 Great Crested Grebe; 5 Little Grebe; 17 Mute Swan; 2 Greylag Goose; 1 BARNACLE GOOSE came in with 41 Canadas; 72 Canada Goose; 7 Gadwall; 2m Shoveler; 10 Pochard; 36 Tufted Duck 2 Buzzard E; 2 Water Rail; 10 Moorhen; 80 Coot; 300 Lapwing; 80 Black-headed Gull; 2 Herring Gull; 1 Grey Wagtail; 13 Dunnock; 24 (13s) Robin; 1s Song Thrush; 50+ Fieldfare; 6+ Redwing all left to E; 18 Blackbird; 13 (4s) Great Tit; 10 Blue Tit; 7 Long-tailed Tit; 1 Rook N; 13 Chaffinch; 20 Goldfinch; 9 Greenfinch; 20 Bullfinch; 6 Reed Bunting (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

HARWORTH PIT TOP (Notts) – 1 Buzzard; 1 Sparrowhawk; 3 Kestrel; 4 Grey Partridge; c.50 Lapwing NW; 2 JACK SNIPE, 50+ Skylark (many singing); 50+ Meadow Pipit; 15 Linnet; c.15 Reed Bunting (Chris Robinson & Tina Langford)

HUMBERHEAD PEATLANDS – Hatfield Moors area (SE7106D & SE6905X) – 23 Mute Swan; 1 BEWICK’S SWAN; 120 WHOOPER SWAN and 6 WHITE-FRONTED GEESE with c.300 Pink-footed Geese, 50 Lapwing, 5 Stonechat, 4 Fieldfare (Derick Evans and Colin Wall). For further detail see today’s HATFIELD MOORS BIRDING BLOG

POTTERIC CARR (SE5999, SE6099, SE5900 and SE6000) – 2 BITTERN; 70 Lapwing; 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker; 1 Goldcrest; 3 CETTI’S WARBLER;
1 Nuthatch; 1 Treecreeper; c.50 Siskin (Dave Carroll, Andy Dalton, visitor reports). For further detail see today’s YWT-POTTERIC CARR-SIGHTINGS BLOG

SOUTH KIRKBY CAMP – c.20 Redwing and Tree Sparrows (Paul Jackson via SESKUBIRDS via Whatsapp)

UPTON – 1 Green Sandpiper on flood by A638 (Colin Bradford and Paul Jackson per SESKUBIRDS via Whatsapp)

WEATHER REPORTS (based on Scampton)

LOCALWeather: mainly clear skies with scattered cloud and warm sunshine until late afternoon; then overcast thereafter; dry throughout. Visibility: good/very good throughout. Temperatures: +1.5°C to -0.6°C to +7.4°C to +0.9°C to +2.0°C. Wind: mainly very light but light from 11am-2pm; SW/SSW/WSW until 4am; then variable in direction but wholly from within the NW quarter until 6pm; then SW/SSW thereafter. Surface pressure: 1008hPa-1025hPa. Fronts etc.:none.

SURFACE PRESSURE CHART

MOON PHASE – First quarter.

Crown copyright 2018, the Met Office


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