June 6, 2018


Wednesday 6th June 2018

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DEARNE VALLEY – Adwick Washlands (SE4602) – 3 Little Egret; 1 GARGANEY; 8j Gadwall; 10j+8j+7j Shoveler; 4j Pochard; 22 AVOCET; 4 Ringed Plover; c.20 Redshank; 2 COMMON TERN; 2 Reed Warbler; 4 Whitethroat; 1 Blackcap (Nigel Smith per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Bolton Ings (SE4302) – 2a+8j Mute Swan; 4 Little Grebe; 3a+2j GC Grebe; 4 Mallard; 12+1p+11j Gadwall; 18 Tufted Duck; 7 (1f) Pochard; 1 Cormorant; 3 Chiffchaff; 2 Willow Warbler; 6 Blackcap; 3 Whitethroat; 1 Sedge Warbler; 1 Common Gull; 2 LBB Gull; 1 Buzzard; 1m STONECHAT; 1 Green Woodpecker; 1 Bullfinch; 1 Kingfisher; 1 Grey Wagtail (John Seevior per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Old Moor (SE4302) – 6j Mute Swan; 3a+8j Shelduck; 2m+1f Teal; 6+6j Pochard; 1 BITTERN; 1 Grey Heron; 1 AVOCET; 4a+1+j Oystercatcher; 1 LRP; 1 WOOD SANDPIPER; 5+ Redshank; 1 Snipe; 1a+2j MEDITERRANEAN GULL; 8 LBB Gull; 1 Herring Gull (Jeff Wragg per Twitter and today’s RSPB-DEARNE VALLEY-RECENT SIGHTINGS)

IPORT LAKES – 2a+9j Shelduck; 1 Little Egret; 3j+4j Coot; 4+2j Oystercatcher; 18j AVOCET (new brood of 3); 3 Ringed Plover; 4a+2j LRP; 2 COMMON TERN; 80 Swift; 3 Yellow Wagtail (1c/f); 3j+3j Pied Wagtail (Chris Robinson and Bob Usher)

WEATHER REPORTS (based on Scampton)

LOCALWeather: overcast but dry throughout. Visibility: good/very good throughout. Temperatures: +8.4°C to +6.9°C to +15.8°C to +13.1°C. Wind: very light, occasionally light; starting easterly then a mixture of NNE/NE thereafter. Surface pressure: 1018hPa-1016hPa-1018hPa. Fronts etc: an occlusion was lying over the District during the late morning/early afternoon.


MOON PHASE – Third quarter.
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