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Monday 30th July 2018

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BIRD REPORTS

DEARNE VALLEY – Adwick Washlands (SE4602) – 6 Teal, 2 LITTLE EGRET, 3 AVOCET, 1 Ringed Plover, 100 Lapwing, 6 Common Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper, 3 Black-tailed Godwit, 24 Snipe, 1j MEDITERRANEAN GULL, 1 LITTLE OWL, 1m REDSTART, 7 Yellow Wagtail (Ken Foundation and Gary Stones per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Bolton Ings (SE4302) – 1 Mute Swan, 115 Greylag, 75 Canada Geese, 14 Gadwall, 10 Pochard, 8+9j Tufted Duck, 5 Mallard, 5 Little Grebe, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Cormorant, 2 LITTLE EGRET, 2 Grey Heron, 139 Coot and 1 Moorhen. Also present were 1 MARSH HARRIER, 1 LBB Gull, 1 Green Woodpecker, 2 Lapwing, 1 Whitethroat, 30+ Goldfinch and 2 Linnet (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEY – Broomhill Flash – 2+4j Mute Swan, 25 Canada Geese, 1 Greylag, 44 Mallard, 14 Gadwall, 8+9j Tufted Duck, 1+10j Shoveler, 1 POCHARD, 24 Little Grebe, 13 Cormorant, 21 LITTLE EGRET, 178 Coot, 18 Moorhen, 2 Kestrel, 26 Lapwing, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Snipe, 23 BH Gull, 1 COMMON TERN and 1 Yellowhammer (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEY – Old Moor (SE4302) – 18 Mute Swan, 4 Shelduck, 1 GARGANEY, 9 Cormorant, 11 LITTLE EGRET, 1 MARSH HARRIER, 1 HOBBY, 1 Water Rail, 8 Little Grebe, 2 LRP, 50 Lapwing, 15 Common Sandpiper, 5 Green Sandpiper, 1 GREENSHANK, 3 COMMON TERN, 2 Kingfisher, 1 Green Woodpecker, 1 LESSER WHITETHROAT, 2 BEARDED TIT (Chris Harris per Twitter and today’s RSPB-OLD MOOR-RECENT SIGHTINGS per Andrew Leggett).

DEARNE VALLEY – Wombwell Ings (SE4102) – 26 Canada Geese, 7 Greylag, 21 Mallard, 7 Gadwall, 11 Grey Heron, 2 LITTLE EGRET, 1 Moorhen, 2 Kestrel, 21 Lapwing, 1 GREENSHANK, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 95 BH Gull, 1 COMMON TERN, 6+ Pied Wagtail, 1 Song Thrush, 2 Linnet, 2 Reed Bunting and 1 Yellowhammer (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DON VALLEY – Thrybergh CP – 7 (3j) Great Crested Grebe; 1a Little Grebe; 2 Cormorant; 58 (2j+3j) Mute Swan; 15 Canada Goose; 25 Tufted Duck; 1 Buzzard W; 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull W; 1 LITTLE OWL; 20 Swift; 4 Swallow (2S); 1s Song Thrush; 2 Blackcap alarming at owl; 4 Whitethroat; 4+ Reed Warbler; 8 Chiffchaff; 50+ Starling; 2 TREE SPARROW; 95+ Goldfinch lots of jvs; 4 Bullfinch; 3 Reed Bunting (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

FRICKLEY CP (SE4609, SE4709, SE4610, SE4710) – 1a+1j Buzzard (Colin Bradford per SESKUBIRDS via Whatsapp)

HUMBERHEAD PEATLANDS – Hatfield Moors area (SE7106D & SE6905X) – 2 LITTLE EGRET, 1a BLACK-NECKED GREBE; 2 Common Sandpiper, 9 Green Sandpiper, 1 COMMON TERN, 1 TURTLE DOVE, 1 Tawny Owl, 1j LONG-EARED OWL, 10 NIGHTJAR, 1 TREE PIPIT (John Robinson, Chip Rhodes, Col Neale, Paul Shawcroft, Lucy Mitchell and Tim Jones). For further detail see today’s HATFIELD MOORS BIRDING BLOG

IDLE VALLEY – Hagg Lane Flash (Notts SK6793) – 22 LITTLE EGRET (MSh per Twitter)

IPORT LAKES – 29 Cormorant, 20 LITTLE EGRET, 10 Grey Heron, 3 LRP, 2 Ringed Plover, c.80 Lapwing, 10 LITTLE STINT; 3 Dunlin, 3 Common Sandpiper, 2+3ch COMMON TERN, c.20 Flava Wagtail (Bob Usher, Chris Robinson, Andrew Leggett and Ian Morris). Added to Birdtrack

Little Stint at Doncaster Iport today © Chris Robinson 2018

POTTERIC CARR (SE5999, SE6099, SE5900 and SE6000) – 2 Shelduck; 24 Cormorant; 4 Little Egret; 2 MARSH HARRIER; 2 LRP; 2 Ringed Plover; 2 Common Sandpiper; 7 Green Sandpiper; 6 Snipe; Woodpigeon – a large movement was noted; 80 Swift (Sue Cullen, Darren Wozencroft). For further detail see today’s YWT-POTTERIC CARR-SIGHTINGS BLOG

WEATHER REPORTS (based on Scampton)

LOCALWeather: mainly clear skies until 0500hrs; then mainly overcast with some rain during the early morning until midday; then ??? Visibility: very good/excellent until 0700hrs, then moderate until 1000hrs; then very good, then very good until 1200hrs; then ???. . Temperatures: +17.0°C to +13.8°C to +20.0°C to ??.?°C. Wind: starting the day moderate/strong gusting to 32 mph SW until 0100hrs; then light/very light SW/SSW until 0500hrs; then very light SSE/SE until 1000hrs; then very light S/SSW until 1200hrs; then . Surface pressure: 1004hPa-1009hPa-????hPa. Fronts etc.: a N/SSW cld front moved E over the District during the early hours/early morning and a N/S mixed front did the same during the late afternoon/early evening.

SURFACE PRESSURE CHART

MOON PHASE – Full.
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