Monthly Archives: September 2016

Friday 30th September 2016

WWT Slimbridge     The SPOONBILL on the Bottom New Piece viewed from South Finger at 10:30am. (Geoff Moyser). 17 Golden Plovers over Dumbles at 1:15pm. (Rich Hearn). Frampton     At 7:10 a Barn Owl flew S just S of Splatt Bridge at … Continue reading

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Thursday 29th September 2016

Frampton    The ringtail HEN HARRIER still at the shore today view from the canal towpath at Splatt Bridge. Also a Marsh Harrier near the sea wall, a Kestrel, a Buzzard, a Sparrowhawk and a Cetti’s Warbler heard. (Bill Church/Nigel Cramp/Philip Roberts/Martin Greenish/John Fletcher). … Continue reading

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Wednesday 28th September 2016

Frampton     The ringtail HEN HARRIER again at the shore this afternoon view from the canal towpath at Splatt Bridge. (Roy Shilham/Paddy Doyle). WWT Slimbridge     The adult SPOONBILL on Severn estuary between the Dumbles and the spartina island this morning viewed from Holden Tower. … Continue reading

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Tuesday 27th September 2016

Frampton     The ringtail HEN HARRIER again this afternoon showing well from the canal towpath at Splatt Bridge. Also a two Hobbies, a Kestrel, a Buzzard and three Curlews.  (Nigel Cramp/Pete Wright/Paul Rich/Martin Greenish). WWT Slimbridge     The adult SPOONBILL on the Top New Piece … Continue reading

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Monday 26th September 2016

Rodley     In the Blueboys Farm area a Little Egret, 71 Curlews, an adult Mediterranean Gull, two Whinchats, five Stonechats and three Wheatears today. (Andy Jayne). Walmore Common     A Snipe, three Whinchats and three Wheatears today. (Andy Jayne). WWT Slimbridge     A SPOONBILL at Zeiss hide today, … Continue reading

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Sunday 25th September 2016

WWT Slimbridge     The SPOTTED CRAKE still from the Van den Bovencamp hide along South Finger on the Dragonfly pond this morning. (Slimbridge Sightings). A WOOD SANDPIPER from Zeiss hide today. (Rob Clipson). Frampton     The ringtail HEN HARRIER again this morning from 8:20-9:05am … Continue reading

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Saturday 24th September 2016

WWT Slimbridge     Today the SPOTTED CRAKE still from the Van den Bovencamp hide along South Finger on the Dragonfly pond. (Slimbridge Sightings). Pic by Richard Tyler. Frampton     Today the small ringtail HEN HARRIER again on and off throughout the day eventually … Continue reading

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