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Thursday 17th May 2018

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As Chris is away until Saturday please could you leave your records via the comments box or email them to sj.furber@yahoo.co.uk or text 0774 205 7224 or Tweet @DonnyBirder1 thanks, Steve Furber

TODAYS BIRD REPORTS

DON VALLEY – Thrybergh CP – 3 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Cormorant, 22 Mute Swan, 6 Greylag Goose, 5 Canada Goose, 6 Tufted Duck, 1 Buzzard, 2 Pheasant, 2 Moorhen, 18 Coot, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 13 Swift, 1 Sand Martin, 2 Swallow, 3 Pied Wagtail, 17 Blackbird, 2 Reed Warbler, 8 Blackcap, 4 Whitethroat, 4 Willow Warbler, 1 Chiffchaff. (Per todays SBSG-RECENT NEWS)

DEARNE VALLEY – Old Moor – 1 GLOSSY IBIS, 1 HOBBY, 5 Avocet, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 MEDITERRANEAN GULL, 3 Common Tern. (Records via Twitter – @Barnsleybsg)

DEARNE VALLEY – Wombwell Ings – 22 Mute Swan, 37 Canada Geese, 33 Greylag, 2 Pink Footed Geese, 19 Gadwall, 15 Mallard, 10 Tufted Duck, 2 Pochard, 2 Shoveler, 1 male Goosander, 2 Red Legged Partridge, 2 Grey Heron, 9 Coot, 1 Moorhen, 8 Lapwing, 2 Redshank, 1 Oystercatcher, 1 Common Sandpiper, 28 BH Gull, 1 LBB Gull, 5+ Skylark, 5+ House Martin, 3 Pied Wagtail, 3 Reed Bunting and 1 Linnet. (Per todays BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEY – Broomhill Flash – 2 Mute Swan, 18 Canada Geese, 17 Greylag, 1 Pink Footed Goose, 10 Gadwall, 10 Mallard, 10 Tufted Duck, 2 Shoveler, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Red Legged Partridge, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Sparrowhawk, 10 Coot, 2 Moorhen, 6 Lapwing, c200 BH Gull and 1 Pied Wagtail. (Per todays BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEYBolton Ings – 2+8y Mute Swan, 4 Greylag, 2 Canada Geese, 19 Tufted Duck, 9 Gadwall, 8 Pochard, 4 Mallard, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 30+13y Coot, 300+ BH Gull and 1 Common Gull. (Per todays BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEY – Adwick Washland – 2 Little Egret, 2 GARGANEY, 27 Avocet, c20 Redshank, 2 Oystercatcher, Lapwing 11 chicks, 1 Pink footed Goose, 1 Shelduck, 2m Teal, 2 Buzzard. (Records via Twitter – @Barnsleybsg)

POTTERIC CARR – 8 Canada goose, 1 Shelduck, 6 Mallard – female with 5 young, 1 Shoveler, 1 Little egret, 4 BLACK-NECKED GREBE, 1 HOBBY, 4 Avocet, 1 Redshank, 22 Black-headed gull, 40 Swift, 5 CETTI’S WARBLER, 1 Pied wagtail, 1 Greenfinch, 1 Linnet. (Per todays POTTERIC CARR SIGHTINGS)

IPORT LAKES – 1 Little Ringed Plover, 1 Ringed Plover, 1 Redshank, 1 Yellow Wagtail (Gary Johnston)

SOUTH KIRKBY – Waste Plant Lagoon – 1 TEMMINCK’S STINT seen early morning before being flushed by a dog-walker (Paul Jackson per SESKUBIRDS via Twitter)

Temminck’s Stint at South Kirkby Waste Plant Lagoon this morning © Paul Jackson 2018

LOCAL WEATHER – overcast with sunny intervals, WIND – breezy N-NE, TEMP – 9-15c, VISIBILITY – good.

Crown copyright 2018, the met office


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