Monthly Archives: September 2020

Wednesday 30th September 2020

Cleeve Hill    33 Meadow Pipits, 6+ Skylarks, two Chiffchaffs, a female Yellowhammer, 13 House Martins and nine Swallows flew S, two Siskins over, three Stonechats (1m, 2f), 45 Goldfinches and three Ravens. (MK/Paul Masters). Netheridge Farm     A Whinchat … Continue reading

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Tuesday 29th September 2020

Awre     A LAPLAND BUNTING flew ESE over Awre and the Severn towards Slimbridge at 8:40am. Also this morning six Reed Buntings, seven Siskins, two Lesser Redpolls, three Stonechats, a Wheatear, eight Chiffchaffs, 43 Meadow Pipits, 11 Skylarks, 18 Swallows, … Continue reading

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Monday 28th September 2020

Stinchcombe Hill     A RING OUZEL by the 7th tee, two late White Wagtails in a large Pied Wagtail flock, Linnets on the move, but only single figures of Chiffchaffs and Blackcaps this morning. (James Robinson). WWT Slimbridge     A … Continue reading

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Sunday 27th September 2020

Witcombe Reservoirs     A Water Rail walking around the concrete edge today. (Jeremy Squire). Forest of Dean     At Soudley Ponds a male Mandarin, four Little Grebes, on birdseed on a tree trunk by the car park eight Coal Tits, … Continue reading

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Saturday 26th September 2020

Cleeve Hill     This morning a RING OUZEL, a Tree Pipit, 27 Chiffchaffs, two Siskins, a Swallow and a small movement of Skylark SW. (Ian Ralphs). Also a Wheatear on the Golf Course. (Dave Pearce). Halmore     Four Buzzards including … Continue reading

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Friday 25th September 2020

Saul Warth    This morning 79 Dunlins, two Ringed Plovers, six Bar-tailed Godwits, nine Grey Plovers, 55 Curlews, a Curlew Sandpiper, a Peregrine, a Marsh Harrier, a Wheatear, four Stonechats and a Muntjac. (Gordon Hodgson). Calcot Manor     Ten Stonechats … Continue reading

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Thursday 24th September 2020

WWT Slimbridge     At Mid Point two Whinchats, a Stonechat, a Wheatear and a female Marsh Harrier. A GREAT WHITE EGRET from Zeiss hide and a CATTLE EGRET from the Van de Bovenkamp hide. (Martin McGill/Slimbridge Sightings). Saul Warth    … Continue reading

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Wednesday 23rd September 2020

Saul Warth     A Curlew Sandpiper, six Bar-tailed Godwits, three Grey Plovers, three Knot, 43 Dunlins, 16 Ringed Plovers, 91 Curlews, 90 Shelducks, three Grey Herons, nine Little Egrets, 12 Swallows and two House Martins flew S, a Blackcap, three … Continue reading

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Tuesday 22nd September 2020

WWT Slimbridge     An OSPREY flew E past Mid Point at 12:15pm. (Eric Palmer). Two GREAT WHITE EGRETS on the Dumbles, a juvenile Little Stint, a juvenile Curlew Sandpiper, six Ringed Plovers, 20 Dunlin, eight Ruff and 302 Teal from … Continue reading

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Monday 21st September 2020

Saul Warth     This morning at high tide four Bar-tailed Godwits, four Grey Plovers, 30+ Curlews, 20+ Dunlins, four Ringed Plovers, six Little Egrets, 50+ Meadow Pipits, 20+ Swallows, two Teal, six Pintails, a Bar-headed Goose flew S with Canada … Continue reading

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