Monthly Archives: February 2022

Friday 18th February 2022

Sharpness    At high tide this morning an adult KITTIWAKE, a Common Sandpiper, a few Canada Geese and several small flocks of Dunlin. (Neil Smart). Saul Warth     Seven Oystercatchers flew downstream on the Awre side this morning. (Andy Jayne). … Continue reading

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Thursday 17th February 2022

WWT Slimbridge    Early morning from the Estuary Tower an adult KITTIWAKE flew S along the Dumbles, landing briefly at 8:43am, three Snow Geese with the Bewick’s Swans and the Ross’s Goose still. A drake Mandarin, an Avocet and the … Continue reading

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Wednesday 16th February 2022

Slimbridge     At Shepherds Patch the GLOSSY IBIS again by the Dutch barn next to the canal at SO 72740 04303. Please park sensibly roadside or in the free car park before the bridge SO 72895 04128. (Slimbridge Sightings). Forest … Continue reading

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Tuesday 15th February 2022

Saul    A Cattle Egret in the second field on the left along Passage Road this afternoon. (Jeremy Squire). WWT Slimbridge    A drake Goldeneye displaying to two females on South Lake. (Martin McGill). Two Little Stints and two Knot … Continue reading

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Monday 14th February 2022

Slimbridge     The GLOSSY IBIS again today by the Dutch barn next to the canal at SO 72740 04303. Please park sensibly roadside or in the free car park before the bridge SO 72895 04128. (Jeremy Holland). Cotswold Water Park … Continue reading

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Sunday 13th February 2022

WWT Slimbridge     A Great White Egret on the Canoe trail, a male Goldeneye displaying to a female on South Lake and three Oystercatchers displaying near the centre. (Mike Davis).

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Saturday 12th February 2022

Forest of Dean     2+ Crossbills from New Fancy View this afternoon and Goshawks displaying distantly. (Morag Hughes). Slimbridge     This afternoon at Shepherds Patch the GLOSSY IBIS again by the Dutch barn next to the canal at SO 72740 … Continue reading

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Friday 11th February 2022

WWT Slimbridge     An adult MEDITERRANEAN GULL, six Avocets, 12 Dunlin, three Common Gulls and five Cattle Egrets on South Lake and the GLOSSY IBIS flew over. (Ian Hull/Jonathan Bull/Dot Jones). From Estuary Hide two PINK-FOOTED GEESE, the Ross’s Goose, … Continue reading

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Thursday 10th February 2022

Gloucester     A Red Kite NW over Abbeymead at 9am. (Sam Walker). Forest of Dean     A Red Kite over Blakeney Hill at midday. (Owen Follis). Cheltenham     Two Red Kites this afternoon at the Evesham Road entrance to Bishop’s … Continue reading

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Wednesday 9th February 2022

Slimbridge     At Shepherds Patch the GLOSSY IBIS again by the Dutch barn next to the canal at SO 72740 04303. Please park sensibly roadside or in the free car park before the bridge SO 72895 04128. (Slimbridge Sightings). WWT … Continue reading

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