Monthly Archives: September 2021

Monday 20th September 2021

Saul Warth    At high tide this morning nine Grey Herons, eight Little Egrets, 30+ Shelducks, three Grey Plovers, 200+ Dunlins, 50+ Ringed Plovers, a Knot, two Bar-tailed Godwits, 58 Curlews, two Common Gulls, a Wheatear, a Meadow Pipit, two … Continue reading

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Sunday 19th September 2021

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 … Continue reading

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Saturday 18th September 2021

Berkeley shore/pill  Two Whinchats, two Stonechats, 12 Wheatears and a Yellow Wagtail over. Also a Bar-tailed Godwit and a Common Sandpiper. (Paul Taylor). Witcombe Reservoirs    This morning 50+ House Martins, then flew S, four Swallows, a Grey Wagtail, male … Continue reading

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Friday 17th September 2021

Saul Warth     This morning three Grey Herons, seven Little Egrets, 100+ Curlews, three new Wheatears, including a Greenland male, 70+ Goldfinches, seven Meadow Pipits, two Chiffchaffs, a male Blackcap, two Swallows, seven Ravens and a Small Copper. (MK). Greenland … Continue reading

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Thursday 16th September 2021

Frampton     At Splatt this morning ten Chiffchaffs, three Blackcaps, two Cetti’s Warblers, three Grey Wagtails, three Goldcrests, a Wheatear and a Willow Warbler. A Jay, a Tree Pipit and 43 Meadow Pipits S. A flock of waders flew to … Continue reading

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Wednesday 15th September 2021

Stinchcombe Hill     Four Wheatears, up to 75 Pied Wagtails, at least six Chiffchaffs singing and 10 Meadow Pipits. (James Robinson). Saul Warth     At high tide 28 Avocets, two Little Egrets, four Grey Herons, three House Martins, six Swallows, … Continue reading

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Tuesday 14th September 2021

WWT Slimbridge     A GREAT SKUA flew upriver at 7:35am, it flushed the SPOONBILL as it passed through and was lost to view over Hock Cliff. 45 Common/Arctic Terns, two BLACK TERNS and a SANDWICH TERN off Middle Point at … Continue reading

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Monday 13th September 2021

Saul Warth     The afternoon 18 Avocets, 25 Curlews, 40+ Ringed Plovers, 10+ Dunlins, four Grey Herons, ten Little Egrets, a Willow Warbler, two Chiffchaffs, a Reed Warbler and two Grey Wagtails. (MK). Later additional birds included 153 Curlews, two … Continue reading

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Sunday 12th September 2021

Edge Common     This morning, a male and two female Redstarts on the W side. Also a Tree Pipit, a Spotted Flycatcher, two Marsh Tits and a female Kestrel. (Sam Walker). Coombe Hill Meadows     This morning a Great White … Continue reading

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Saturday 11th September 2021

Cotswold Water Park East     At Pit 132 three Greenshanks, a Green Sandpiper and a Ruff. (Duncan Dine). WWT Slimbridge     An OSPREY perched at Zeiss hide at 10:30am. Also two SPOONBILLS and three Common Cranes. (Ollie Fournier). A Wheatear … Continue reading

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