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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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Friday 10th September 2021

Walmore Common     This afternoon three very vocal Hobbies, 13 Snipe, a Green Sandpiper, two Little Egrets and nine Whinchats. (Andy Jayne). Lydney    From Lydney Harbour to Aylburton Warth an early female/immature MERLIN, 60 Teal, 20 Dunlins, five Common … Continue reading

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Thursday 9th September 2021

WWT Slimbridge     A BITTERN showed very well from Zeiss hide also an adult and a juvenile SPOONBILLS today. At least six Little Stints, two Curlew Sandpipers, three Sanderlings, three Ruff, two Greenshanks, two Spotted Redshanks and eight Snipe. (Jeremy … Continue reading

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Wednesday 8th September 2021

Frampton pools     Two Spotted Flycatchers, a Lesser Whitethroat, a Whitethroat, a Reed Warbler, two Cetti’s Warblers, 56 Chiffchaffs, 27 Blackcaps, 46 Robins, three Willow Warblers, four Reed Buntings, 38 Swallows, four Bullfinches, 20+ Linnets, 40+ Goldfinches and two Ravens. … Continue reading

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Tuesday 7th September 2021

WWT Slimbridge     The male BLUETHROAT showed well in the reedbed from the Shepherd’s Hut at Middle Point at 8:20am but only for a couple of minutes, but again no further sign later. (Paul Taylor/Dave Paynter/MK). Please note there will … Continue reading

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Monday 6th September 2021

WWT Slimbridge     A male BLUETHROAT at Middle Point this morning but no further sign later. Most likely the bird last seen on the 2nd of July, presumably it’s been in another part of the reserve unseen. (Martin McGill). Bluethroat … Continue reading

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