Sunday, 27 November 2016

27th Nov '16 Sunday - Mediterranean Gull

Misty day with low light

Black Redstart and Woodcock along Severn estuary
Mediterranean Gull at Sea Mills
Great White Egret at Bristol Airport
Goosander at Newton St Loe

27-11-16 Redwing (Lee Gardiner)
Redwing in Bristol, and in a berry bush near you
Coombe Dingle Garden:
1 m Sparrowhawk having failed attack on feeder used by, Blue, Great and Coal Tit, Robin, Dunnock, 6 Chaffinch and 12 Goldfinch
Holy Trinity Stapleton:
1 Peregrine on the spire
Stoke Park, Duchess Pond:
1 Water Rail, 1 Snipe

27-11-16 Black Redstart at Sharpness (Lee Gardiner)
Sharpness Docks:
3 Black Redstarts on South side of  at Gate 1

Littleton Warth:
36 Canada Goose, 9 Oystercatcher, 150 Dunlin, 6 Curlew, 10 Redshank, 40 Redwing

Aust Sewage Treatment Works:
1 Woodcock, (flushed from hedge undergrowth by the entrance gate), 1 Green Woodpecker, 1 Raven,
1 Goldcrest, 8 Redwing, 1 Grey Wagtail, 2 Pied Wagtail, 4 Meadow Pipit, 1 Bullfinch

Pilning to Northwick, Orchard:
1 Little Owl

Sea Mills:
1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kestrel, 1 adult Mediterranean Gull, 1 Common Gull, 1 Common Sandpiper

27-11-16 Dipper (Dan White)
Eating anything it could find at Frome Valley Walkway
Frome Valley Walkway: 1 Dipper

Bristol Airport:
1 Great White Egret flying South East towards Chew

Sand Bay:
'Martin' , probably Sand, darting about over the sand for two hours
Old Town Quarry:
3 Redwing, 5 Mistle Thrush, all North
250 Redwing over in 30 mins

Newton St Loe:
2 Goosander, 3 Buzzard, 4 Jay, 2 Nuthatch, 1 Treecreeper, 50+ Redwing, 4 Mistle Thrush, 
1 Grey Wagtail

Barrow Gurney Tanks:
10 Lapwing, 1 Common Sandpiper, c.100 Common Gull, 1 Meadow Pipit, 1 Rock Pipit

Chew Valley Lake:
Chew Valley Ringing Station:
Ringed: 3 Teal and 1 ringed here a fortnight ago recaptured, 6 Goldcrest, 1 Chiffchaff
Heron's Green:
1-08-16 Spotted Flycatcher and Chiffchaff (Wayne Tucker)
From summer days at Newton St Loe
Reports: Des Bowring, Paul Bowyer, Alastair Fraser, David Gibbs, Higgy, Adrain Hockey, Andrew Jordan, Duncan McLaughlin, Richard Scantlebury, Tony Scott, Gary Thorburn, Mrs Trellis, Wayne Tucker, Dan White, blagdonlakebirds, CVRSnslbirdingopsbirding, severnsidebirds, TBOSG