June 7, 2019


Friday 7th June 2019

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DEARNE VALLEY – Adwick Washlands (SE4602) – 3 Black-tailed Godwits and 4 Little Egrets (Russ Haywood via Twitter)

DEARNE VALLEY – Bolton Ings (SE4302) – 7+4y Mute Swan, 21 Greylag, 1 Canada Geese, 16 Tufted Duck, 11 Gadwall, 5m+3f Pochard, 5 Mallard, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 3+2y Little Grebe, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Cormorant, 69+10y Coot and 3 LBB Gull. Also present were 1 Little Egret over east at 11.30am, 1 Kestrel, 1 Grey Wagtail and 2 Linnet (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEY – TPT – Bolton Ings to Wombwell Ings – 7s Blackcap, 5s Chiffchaff, 5s Willow Warbler, 2s Whitethroat, 1s Garden Warbler, 1s Song Thrush and 1 ‘y’ Green Woodpecker (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEY – Broomhill Flash (SE4102) – 2 Mute Swan, 27+4j Canada Geese, 2 Greylag, 1 Shelduck, 13 Gadwall, 13 Tufted Duck, 9+7j Mallard, 1 female Pochard, 3 Little Grebe, 1 Little Egret, 2 Red Legged Partridge, 2 Kestrel, 44 Coot. 2 Moorhen, 4+1j Lapwing, 1 Little Ringed Plover, 3 LBB Gull and 5 Pied Wagtail (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEY – Wombwell Ings – 5 Mute Swan, 28 Canada Geese, 1 Greylag, 2 Shelduck, 21 Gadwall, 9 Mallard, 4 Shoveler, 2 Tufted Duck, 1 Little Egret, 1 Cormorant, 1 Coot, 9+ Lapwing, 3 Redshank, 2 AVOCET, 2 Little Ringed Plover, 1 Greenshank, 41 BH Gull and 2 Mistle Thrush (Alan Whitehouse per today’s BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DON VALLEY – Thrybergh CP (SK4795 and SK4796) – 1 Great Crested Grebe; 40 (6j) Mute Swan; 1m Tufted Duck; 2j Moorhen; 30+ (3p+6j+4j+4j Coot; 2 Oystercatcher; 1 (3cy) Herring Gull; 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull left W; 20+ Swift; 1p+3j Pied Wagtail; 4s Blackcap; 1s Reed Warbler; 4 (2s) Whitethroat; 1s Willow Warbler; 3s Chiffchaff; 6+ Great Tit fam.party; 30+ Blue Tit 4fams; 8 Long-tailed Tit fam party; 9 Reed Bunting inc fam 4+; 1s Yellowhammer (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

WENT VALLEY – Askern/Norton Common – 3-4 Curlew, 2-3 BARN OWL, 1 LITTLE OWL, 1 Red-legged Partridge, 2 Yellow Wagtail, 1s Reed Warbler, 1s Sedge Warbler (David Franklin)


LOCALWeather: mainly clear skies with occasional scattered cloud until 0500hrs; then overcast thereafter with light but persistent rain from early afternoon onwards. Visibility: very good/excellent until 1500hrs; then moderate/poor thereafter. Temperatures: +10°C to +8°C to +17°C to +13°C to +14°C to +??°C. Wind: 5mph-18mph mainly E, occasionally ESE, and very occasionally ENE and SE. Surface Pressure: 1011hPa-9??hPa. Fronts etc.: a SW/SE occlusion at the head of a small depression moved NNE over the District during the afternoon.


MOON PHASE – Waxing crescent.
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