Monthly Archives: September 2018

Monday 10th September 2018

Cotswold Water Park East     Today on Bowmoor Sailing Lake (Pit 125) SU17990999666 both the BLACK TERN, an adult in winter plumage and the juvenile LITTLE GULL still present. (Jonathan Angliss). Frampton pools     Six Pintails, a Greenshank, eight Green … Continue reading

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Sunday 9th September 2018

Cotswold Water Park East     This afternoon on Bowmoor Sailing Lake (Pit 125) SU17990999666 a BLACK TERN, an adult in winter plumage and a juvenile LITTLE GULL. Also two Common Sandpipers and a Hobby over. (Martine Fenn). Nailsworth     A … Continue reading

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Saturday 8th September 2018

Newent     A late Swift above Newent church spire at 4:30pm. (Gavin Black). Cotswold Water Park West     A Marsh Harrier at Shorncote Reedbeds this morning. (Graham Lawlor). Berkeley     A Greenshank at the Pill this morning. (Andy Jordan). Sharpness    … Continue reading

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Friday 7th September 2018

WWT Slimbridge     Five Whinchats, a Wheatear, a Lesser Whitethroat and a Whitethroat from Holden Tower. (Ian Hull). Coombe Hill Meadows     First WeBS count of the autumn, birds included 83 Greylags and 55 Canada Geese coming in to roost, … Continue reading

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Thursday 6th September 2018

Nailsworth     At 6pm this evening over Windsoredge, 100+ House Martins and a Sand Martin all chased off by a Hobby. (Roy Bircher). Quedgeley     A Hobby again low over Shelduck Road, present in the area for five days. Also … Continue reading

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Wednesday 5th September 2018

Cotswold Water Park East     Four TREE SPARROWS flew over Pit 132 at 6:25pm. (Graham Lawlor). Tresham     18 Buzzards, 12 Ravens and Red Kite thermalling today. (Dominic Godfrey). Netheridge Farm     2+ Spotted Flycatchers at the Barn Owl Centre … Continue reading

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Tuesday 4th September 2018

Symonds Yat     In the Yat Rock area today the Peregrine pair, four Buzzards, two Ravens, two Stock Doves, a Marsh Tit, two Grey Herons, a Great Spotted Woodpecker, Swallows, House Martins, three female Mandarins, two Jays, and a Treecreeper. … Continue reading

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Monday 3rd September 2018

Cleeve Hill     In the scrub at the head of the Sheepwash Valley three Whinchats, two Redstarts, a Lesser Whitethroat, a Whitethroat, a few Chiffchaffs and five Wheatears on the Golf course this morning. (Duncan Dine). c100 House Martins and a … Continue reading

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Sunday 2nd September 2018

Berkeley     Two Black-tailed Godwits at the mouth of the Pill, three Teal in Pill and three Wheatears in a ploughed field just N of the Pill early morning. (Andy Jordan). Also this morning a Greenshank in the Pill, seven … Continue reading

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Saturday 1st September 2018

Purton     An immature/female GOLDEN ORIOLE at the timber ponds at 8:25am calling and seen in flight. It flew into the Willows at the back of the ponds. Also c50 Blackcaps, a Spotted Flycatcher, 15 Chiffchaffs, six Lesser Whitethroat, three … Continue reading

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