Monthly Archives: March 2018

Saturday 31st March 2018

WWT Slimbridge     A PALE-BELLIED BRENT GOOSE on the Dumbles this morning, present until 3:10pm at least. (Scott Petrek/Nigel Warren/Neil Smart). Frampton pools     Three Swallows, 50 Sand Martins, five Chiffchaffs, a female  Red Crested Pochard, nine Pochards, 71 Tufted Ducks, … Continue reading

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Friday 30th March 2018

WWT Slimbridge     Two SANDWICH TERNS dropped into South Lake during heavy rain at 3pm but flew off quickly. (Barry Dursley). Lydney     The GLOSSY IBIS again today along the perimeter fence of the pumping station near Lydney station. (Francis … Continue reading

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Thursday 29th March 2018

Forest of Dean     A TREE PIPIT at Yew Tree Brake today. (Lewis Thomson). Frampton     This morning at 8:25am two CATTLE EGRETS flew S along the canal and looked to drop into the 100-Acre. Also a Green Sandpiper at … Continue reading

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Wednesday 28th March 2018

Cotswold Water Park West     The ICELAND GULL flew in to Pit 16 at 7:30pm again this evening. (Brian Piercey/Ian Hull/Roger Gillespie/MK). Also two female and one male Goosander. (Ian Hull). Pics by Mike. Lydney     The GLOSSY IBIS again … Continue reading

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Tuesday 27th March 2018

Blakeney     A Barn Owl by the A48 near Blakeney at 10:30 pm. (John & Viv Phillips). Cotswold Water Park West     The ICELAND GULL on Pit 16 again tonight at 7:35pm. (Graham Lawlor). At Shorncote Reedbeds birds included two Egyptian … Continue reading

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Monday 26th March 2018

Lydney     The GLOSSY IBIS seen again along the perimeter fence of the pumping station and flying across the field near Lydney harbour today at c3pm. (Ali McGuckin/Les Ditchburn/Paddy Doyle). Nailsworth     An OSPREY flying west at 1:40pm. (Terry Grant). … Continue reading

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Sunday 25th March 2018

Lydney     The GLOSSY IBIS seen around Lydney in three locations today at the following: Point 1 Point 2 & Point 3 switch to satellite view. (Derek Lightstone). Cotswold Water Park West     The ICELAND GULL on Pit 16 again tonight. (Graham Lawlor). WWT Slimbridge  … Continue reading

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