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30 August 2014

Firsby Res: Spotted Flycatcher - 1 - Showing well in undergrowth next to road. Possibly two birds. ; View Picture, Spotted Flycatcher - 1 - Another photo. ; View Picture, Kestrel - 1 - Mobbed by crows over set aside field. ; Grey Wagtail - 1 - Feeding in sluice. ; Bullfinch - 8 - Family party inc juvs feeding along overgrown path. ; Reed Bunting - 1 ; Goldfinch - 40+ - Large flock of Juvs. ; Teal - 4 - On small Res. ; Heron - 1 - Feeding on large Res. ; Swallow - 8 ; Great Spotted Woodpecker - 1 ; Willow Warbler - 1
Kiveton: Bullfinch - 2 - Adult female feeding chick in garden ; View Picture
Orgreave Lakes: Pintail - 1 - Female with Gadwall ; Little Egret - 1 - In at 09.10, still present on small lake late morning ; Dunlin - 1 ; Ringed Plover - 3 ; Little Ringed Plover - 1 - Juv ; Yellow-legged Gull - 1 - Adult ; Peregrine - 2 - Over Treeton ; Yellow Wagtail - 1 ; Linnet - 120 - On landfill ; Wheatear - 2 - Female on landfill + 1 on 'plains' ; Common Tern - 1 - South
Redmires Middle Res: Yellow-legged Gull - 1 - 1 adult with lesser black backed gull roost. Record shot attached. ; View Picture, Cormorant - 1 - Seen flying over middle res
Redmires Top Res: Little Ringed Plover - 2 ; View Picture, Great Spotted Woodpecker - 1 - Over top res towards plantation.
Silverwood Lagoon: Peregrine - 1 - mobbed by corvids over fields to west at 09.35
Thrybergh CP: Great Crested Grebe - 13 - 2ad+3jv-8ads ; Little Grebe - 13 - 8ad-5jv ; Cormorant - 13 ; Canada Goose - 53 ; Tufted Duck - 59 ; Kestrel - 5 - 4-1 ; Common Tern - 2 - 1ad+1jv ; Great Spotted Woodpecker - 1 ; Yellow Wagtail - 2 - s ; Robin - 28 - 10sing ; Sedge Warbler - 1 ; Chiffchaff - 15 ; Mistle Thrush - 5 - w ; Spotted Flycatcher - 1 ; Little Egret - 2 - n at 0620 ; Peregrine - 1 - m drifted se 0913