Tuesday, 28 September 2010
Diddington & Pumphouse Pit: 3 Little Egrets, Egyptian Goose, Ruddy Shelduck (seen in flight again -presumably this species and not one of the other similar exotic escapees!), c.50 Lapwing, Ringed Plover, 2 Redshank, 2+ Greenshank, 1+ Kingfishers.
Monday, 27 September 2010
Heron Trail: c6 Chiffchaffs, 3 Song Thrushes, 3 Redwings, quite a few Blackcaps on elderberries, Treecreeper, Spotted Flycatcher near classroom. Marsh Tit at the Hayden Hide, c 20 House Martins, 6 Swallows a few Sand Martins. LESSER SPOTTED WOODPECKER near Kingfisher hide (JAS).
Diddington Pit: 2 Little Egrets, c.20 Teal, 5 Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin, Redshank, Greenshank, Snipe, Kestrel, Kingfisher, 2 Swallows.
Sunday, 26 September 2010
Saturday, 25 September 2010
Friday, 24 September 2010
Wednesday, 22 September 2010
Island Pit: Cetti's Warbler.
Saturday, 18 September 2010
2 juvenile Pectoral Sandpipers, Diddington Pit, Paxton Pits © Neal Parkin.
1 of 2 Pectoral Sandpipers showing well on Diddington Pit today © Mark Hawkes.
Friday, 17 September 2010
Thursday, 16 September 2010
Wednesday, 15 September 2010
Tuesday, 14 September 2010
Please remember to only use car park at north end of Diddington village and then walk back south to view pit from public footpath at SE end of village.
Monday, 13 September 2010
Sunday, 12 September 2010
Farm Pit: Kingfisher.
Island Pit: Little Egret, Cetti's Warbler singing briefly.
Saturday, 11 September 2010
Island Pit: 13 Little Grebes, good numbers of Wigeon (many arriving from the north during morning).
Friday, 10 September 2010
Tuesday, 7 September 2010
Spotted Flycatcher, Pumphouse Pit.