Monthly Archives: November 2019

Saturday 23rd November 2019

WWT Slimbridge     A BITTERN from Zeiss hide again today. Eight Pink-footed Geese on the Dumbles, 21 Bewick’s Swans and 50 White-fronted Geese on the Tack Piece, two juvenile Greenland White-fronted Geese still on the Bottom New Piece. (Dot Jones/Dave … Continue reading

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Friday 22nd November 2019

WWT Slimbridge     Two BITTERNS showing very well from Zeiss hide again today. On South Lake 131 Knot, 473 Black-tailed Godwits and 13 Ruff, a Merlin flew S at the new tower this morning and five Egyptian Geese amongst the … Continue reading

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Thursday 21st November 2019

WWT Slimbridge     Two BITTERNS showing this morning from Zeiss hide, on and off from 10:30am until 1pm. (Jon Mercer). At least ten Ruff, 100+ Knot and Snipe on South Lake. Eight Pink-footed Geese a Peregrine on the Dumbles. (Martin Sage). Pic … Continue reading

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Wednesday 20th November 2019

Gloucester    Belated news of a male BLACK REDSTART on Gloucester Cathedral on Monday (18th), seen on the ground first then flew up onto the Cathedral. (Grove Sykes per Rob Curtis). WWT Slimbridge    A BITTERN showing very well out … Continue reading

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Tuesday 19th November 2019

WWT Slimbridge     Two BITTERNS today, one from the Zeiss hide and one from Van de Bovenkamp hide. From Kingfisher Hide on the Bottom New Piece 13 Bewick’s Swans, 37 White-fronted Geese and two juvenile Greenland White-fronted Geese. (Martin McGill). … Continue reading

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Monday 18th November 2019

Cirencester     Two Ring-necked Parakeets in the central Tesco car park in Farrell Close today at 4:20pm. They flew in together and sat in a tree in the main car park area. (Niki Oakley). Highnam Woods     This afternoon two Marsh Tits, three Nuthatches, … Continue reading

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Sunday 17th November 2019

Tewkesbury     Two Green Sandpipers in flooded stubble fields next to Walton Cardiff Lane this morning. (Pete Long). Bourton-on-the-Water     A Water Rail heard at Greystones Farm GWT reserve and a Kingfisher on the gravel pit next door. (Andy Lewis). Frampton … Continue reading

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