WWT Slimbridge A FIRECREST in the Willows by the Goose House at 10:10am. Also ten Common Terns resting on the river mud. (Roberta Goodall). An Arctic Tern flew downriver. (Neil Smart). The SPOONBILL was feeding at Middle Point at 2:30pm today. (Dawn Ballinger).
Saul Warth Early morning five Grey Herons, 14 Little Egrets, 46 Shelducks, three Grey Plovers, 100+ Dunlins, 25+ Ringed Plovers, a Greenshank heard, a Peregrine, a Wheatear, a Grey Wagtail, 18 Meadow Pipits, two Chiffchaffs, a Blackcap, ten Long-tailed Tits, 100+ Goldfinches and a Great Spotted Woodpecker. (MK). This evening 176 Curlew, ten Avocets, three Grey Plovers still, two Bar-tailed Godwits, two Knot, a Golden Plover, 300+ distant Dunlin/Ringed Plovers, a Great White Egret, ten Little Egrets, a Peregrine, a Mediterranean Gull, nine Chiffchaffs, a Redstart and five Grey Wagtails. (Gordon Hodgson).
Wheatear by Mike King
Frampton pools 12 Little Grebes, 14 Great Crested Grebes, 21 Wigeon, 18 Gadwalls, three Shovelers, a Teal, 22 Mallards, five Tufted Ducks, 164 Coots, 39 Moorhens, 92 Mute Swans, 152 Greylags, the adult Yellow-legged Gull, five Cetti’s Warbler, four Swallows, 19 Chiffchaffs and a Blackcap today. (Nick Goatman).
Cotswold Water Park East On Pit 132 this morning two Great White Egrets, four Little Egrets, 160+ Teal, five Wigeon, a Peregrine, two Hobbies, two Kestrels, six Buzzards, two Red Kites, a male Sparrowhawk, two Greenshanks, two Green Sandpipers, five Ringed Plovers, a Dunlin, 30+ Linnets and two Ravens. (Jon Mercer).
Coombe Hill Meadows A Spotted Redshank, a Green Sandpiper and two Snipe today. (Les Ditchburn).
Ashleworth Ham Two Kingfishers, a Little Egret and Grey Herons today. (Les Ditchburn).
Alvington A Red Kite and a Peregrine seen circling above Rodmore Lane mid morning. (Paul Woolams).
Cleeve Hill Between Prestbury Hill and Cleeve Hill this morning a pair of Stonechats, a Red Kite, four Buzzards and a Kestrel and a large flock of Long-tailed Tits and a Nuthatch in the woods. (Helen Bojaniwska).
Stonehouse Around the Ocean today a Little Grebe, a Little Egret, a Cormorant, a juvenile Whitethroat, a female Mandarin, two Buzzards, a Great Spotted Woodpecker and a Treecreeper. (Paul Sutton).