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DEARNE VALLEY – Adwick Washlands (SE4602) – 15 AVOCET, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Snipe, 1 Oystercatcher, 2 Ringed Plover, 7 LRP, 1 Common Sandpiper, 155 Lapwing, 2 Buzzard, 2+3j Kestrel (Gary Stones per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Former Denaby Pit Tip – 2 RAVEN (Ken Foundation per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Old Moor (SE4302) – 1 BITTERN, 3 Little Egret, 5 (2j) MEDITERRANEAN GULL, 1 HOBBY, 3 Buzzard, 1 CETTI’S WARBLER (Barnsley BSG per Twitter and today’sRSPB-DEARNE VALLEY-RECENT SIGHTINGS)

DON VALLEY – Bentley Comm. Woodland and Shaftholme (SE5707) – 1+1j GC Grebe, 1f+5j Tufted Duck, 1c Water Rail, c.40 Swallow, 4+s Reed Warbler (Chris Robinson)

DON VALLEY – Kilnhurst Ings (SK4697) – 2 Kestrel (Paul Gould)

DON VALLEY – Thrybergh CP – 9 (1p+3j) Great Crested Grebe; 1 Cormorant; 51 (5j) Mute Swan; 6 (f+5j) Gadwall; 12 (4f) Tufted Duck; 3 GOOSANDER; 1+ Kestrel; 3 Moorhen; 79 (6p+8j+8j+6j+3j+2j+1j) Coot; 50+ Swift; 1s Blackcap; 1s Willow Warbler (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

HUMBERHEAD PEATLANDS – Hatfield Moors area (SE7106D & SE6905X) – 1 MARSH HARRIER, 80+ Lapwing, 2 Redshank, 16 Curlew, 1 Snipe, 2j Stonechat, 1 Yellow Wagtail (John Robinson) For further detail see today’s HATFIELD MOORS BIRDING BLOG

IDLE VALLEY – Misson – Slaynes Lane (SK6793, SK6794, SK6893, SK6894) – 1 LRP, 2 Ringed Plover, 5 RUFF, 1 BARN OWL (Bob Usher)

IPORT LAKES – 6 Little Egret, 5 AVOCET, 1 Ringed Plover, 20+ Lapwing, 1 Dunlin, 2 COMMON TERN (Gary Johnston)

POTTERIC CARR (SE5999, SE6099, SE5900 and SE6000) – 1 BITTERN, 3 Little Egret, 5 Grey Heron, 1f MARSH HARRIER, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Buzzard, 4 Lapwing,
1 Curlew N, 1 COMMON TERN, 1 Kingfisher (Mark Roberts, VB and Andy Dalton). For further detail see today’s YWT-POTTERIC CARR-SIGHTINGS BLOG

WEATHER REPORTS (based on Scampton)

LOCALWeather: mainly cloudy/overcast skies until 1400hrs; then clear skies thereafter; dry throughout. Visibility: mainly very good, occasionally good. Temperatures: +13.8°C to +12.2°C to +21.2°C to +12.5°C. Wind: very light and variable in direction but wholly from the NW quarter until 0900hrs; then , variable in direction from the SW quarter until 0600hrs; then light and variable in direction but wholly from within the NE quarter. Surface pressure: 1027hPa-1024hPa. Fronts etc:.none.


MOON PHASE – Waning crescent.
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