Monthly Archives: September 2020

Thursday 10th September 2020

Stinchcombe Hill     This morning birds included a Grey Wagtail over, two Spotted Flycatchers by the 12th tee, 50 Pied Wagtails, ten Chiffchaffs and a Marsh Tit singing. This evening a Goshawk floating over towards Dursley. (James Robinson). Frampton    … Continue reading

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Wednesday 9th September 2020

Tarlton     A ringtail HEN HARRIER in low flight due W across open country and was obviously passing through at ST955999 at 2pm today. (Martin Wright). Frampton     A GREAT WHITE EGRET on the pond on Rosamund’s Green by the … Continue reading

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Tuesday 8th September 2020

Frampton     A GREAT WHITE EGRET on the pond on Rosamund’s Green by the Three Horseshoes until 3:30pm at least. (Paul Davies). Frampton pools     A Whimbrel with nine Curlews over, two Hobbies, two Reed Warblers, a Shoveler, 12 Tufted … Continue reading

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Monday 7th September 2020

WWT Slimbridge     A WOODLARK in the approach fields with 24 Yellow Wagtails, three female Wheatears and Meadow Pipits. All the birds were flushed by a Marsh Harrier and it was not relocated. (Alan Baxter). Saul Warth     At high … Continue reading

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Sunday 6th September 2020

Frampton pools     Five Crossbills, a Wheatear, four Whinchats, three Willow Warblers, a Lesser Whitethroat, five Whitethroats, two Cetti’s Warblers, 39 Chiffchaffs, 23 Blackcaps, six Siskins, 45 Goldfinches, 145 Starlings, 61 Robins, a Peregrine and a Yellow-legged Gull. (Nick Goatman). … Continue reading

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Saturday 5th September 2020

Tewkesbury     The GREAT WHITE EGRET this morning along the River Avon near the Sailing Club. (Sarah Loaring). Saul Warth     At high tide this morning 80+ Curlews, a Bar-tailed Godwit, 19 Dunlins, three Sanderlings, two Common Sandpipers, six Pintails, … Continue reading

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Friday 4th September 2020

Cotswold Water Park East     At 10:45am a GLOSSY IBIS flew from the SE over Pit 126 then Pit 125, then it circled around and disappeared back to the SE. Not found on Pi 127, but could have gone to … Continue reading

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Thursday 3rd September 2020

WWT Slimbridge     Two CATTLE EGRETS on the Rushy today. (Roberta Goodall). 3+ Wheatears at the end of the summer walkway. (Paul Clark). Nailsworth     A Swift and a juvenile Hobby S this evening amidst a small passage of House … Continue reading

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Wednesday 2nd September 2020

Nailsworth     This morning three GREAT WHITE EGRETS flew high SW, two Spotted Flycatchers and 190 Swallows flew S. (Francis Steuck). Saul Warth     Early morning three GREAT WHITE EGRETS and a Whinchat. (Paul Rich). At 8:40am the egrets flew … Continue reading

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Tuesday 1st September 2020

Gloucester     A MELODIOUS WARBLER reported in St Lawrence Churchyard, Barnwood at 8am, in the area of large oak trees backing onto Barnwood Avenue, seen briefly on and off for 10 minutes. (Rob Crofton). No sign in subsequent searches or … Continue reading

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