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Saturday 8th December 2018

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BIRD REPORTS

ARMTHORPE – Next Warehouse area – 1 Green Sandpiper (Neil Hinchliffe)

DEARNE VALLEY – Adwick Washlands (SE4602) – 1 Tufted Duck, 5 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 2 Mute Swan, 8 (1j) Whooper Swan, 265 Grey Lag Goose, 183 Canada Goose, 1 TUNDRA BEAN GOOSE, 5 Pink Footed Goose, 2 Shelduck, c.40 Mallard, c.40 Gadwall, 375+ Teal, 8 Shoveler, 150+ Wigeon, 40+ Lapwing, 4 Snipe, 4 Black Tailed Godwit, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kestrel, 1 Kingfisher, c.500 mixed Fieldfare/Redwing (Nigel Smith per Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Old Moor (SE4302) – 1 PEREGRINE (Gerald Lax per Twitter

DON VALLEY – Firsby Res.(SK4995) – 1 Coot; 2 Moorhen; 2 Fieldfare; 1 Mistle Thrush; 6 Blackbird; 2 Song Thrush; 1 Jay; 4 Bullfinch; 1m Chaffinch; 11 Goldfinch; 3c Siskin over; 1a Lesser Black-backed Gull W (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

DON VALLEY – Sprotbrough Flash (SE5300F) – 1 BITTERN, 2 Kingfishers, 3 Buzzards, 1 Kestrel, 1 Sparrowhawk, 5 Goldcrest (Martin Roper)

DON VALLEY – Sprotbrough – a garden – 1m Blackcap (Dave Carroll)

DON VALLEY – Thrybergh CP – 8 Great Crested Grebe; 1 Little Grebe; 8+ Cormorant; 1 Mute Swan; 47 Canada Goose; 2 Gadwall; 6 Pochard; 34 Tufted Duck; 3 Water Rail; 200+ Lapwing; 30+ Herring Gull; 16 Long-tailed Tit (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

FINNINGLEY GP/STW (S Yorks) –- 6 Mute Swan, c.130 Wigeon, 100+ Teal, 1 GC Grebe, 1 Redshank, 26 Curlew, 3 GBB Gull, c.10 Redwing, 1 Song Thrush, c.60 Fieldfare, 1 Meadow Pipit, 5 Pied Wagtail (Chris Robinson). Added to Birdtrack

HUMBERHEAD PEATLANDS – Hatfield Moors area (SE7106D & SE6905X) – 4 Little Egret, 1 GREAT WHITE EGRET, 1 WOODCOCK (Andy Bell). For further detail see today’s HATFIELD MOORS BIRDING BLOG Added to Birdtrack

IDLE VALLEY – Idlebank Road, Lincs (SK724971) – 4 BEWICK’S SWAN (Andy Bell)

IDLE VALLEY – Idle Bank Road – south of B1396 – large mixed flock of Meadow Pipit and Yellowhammer (Andy Bell)

POTTERIC CARR (SE5999, SE6099, SE5900 and SE6000) – 1f MARSH HARRIER, 1c Water Rail, 5 Coal Tit, 7 Bullfinch, 1 Siskin (Rob Burns). For further detail see today’s YWT-POTTERIC CARR-SIGHTINGS BLOG

WENT VALLEY – Southfield Res (SE6519) – 1 BRENT GOOSE (Adrian Scutt)

WEATHER REPORTS (based on Scampton)

LOCALWeather: mixture of cloudy and overcast skies with squally showers and occasional downpours. Visibility: mainly very good/excellent, occasionally good and moderate. Temperatures: +6.9°C to +10.6°C to +?.?°C. Wind: 29mph-18mph but gusting from 45mph-29mph wholly from the SW quarter mainly W/WSW. Surface pressure: 996hPa-995hPa-998hPa-9??hPa. Fronts etc:. an E/W occlusion moved N over the District during the late afternoon.

SURFACE PRESSURE CHART

MOON PHASE – New.
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