Saturday, 17 February 2018

17-02-18 Saturday - 4 SEO

Temp 4 to 11℃. Bright again, shower in morning, but fine fairly windless day

Long-tailed Duck
Great White Egret
Grey Plover, Jack Snipe
Short-eared Owl
Marsh Tit
Brambling, Hawfinch

17-2-18 singing Robins very plentiful everywhere (Martin Tayler)

Green Woodpecker (for the 2nd day)
Green Woodpecker 17th Feb 2018 Redland - (Jed Barrett)
Eastville Park, WeBS:
1 juv Grey Heron, 1 Cormorant, 1 Kingfisher,  6 Long-tailed Tit, 8 Robin, 1 Grey Wagtail

Sea Mills, WeBS:
19 Mallard, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Dunlin, 15 Snipe, 6 Common Sandpiper, 80 Redshank, 160 BH Gull, 2 Herring Gull

Hoar Gout (VOSA Pool)
1 Little Grebe, 4 Coot
17-2-18 Song Thrush, Eastville Park (Martin Tayler)
Stoke Park:
1 Song Thrush, 1 m Stonechat


Oldbury Power Station, 14th:
1 Greylag Goose, 3 Great Spotted Woodpecker

17-2-18 Wigeon, Littleton (John Martin)
Littleton WeBS:
105 Wigeon, 45 Teal, 1 Mallard, 31 Shelduck back, 1 Jack Snipe, 210 Dunlin, 118 Curlew, 45 Redshank

17-2-18 Short-eared Owl, Aust (Lee Gardiner)
4 Short-eared Owl, 1 unknown selfish photographer way out on warth

17-2-18 Stonechat, Severn Beach (Rob Emery)
narrowly escaping a Sparrowhawk shortly after

17-2-18 Great White and Little Egret, Backwell Lake (Higgy)
Backwell Lake:
2 Little Egret, 2 Cormorant, 1 Water Rail
Roost time: Great White Egret, 26 Little Egret, 7 Cormorant, 50 Starling, 8 Fieldfare, 8 Grey Wagtail

1000s Dunlin, 10 Knot, Sprawk, Legret, 300 mixed winter Thrush, 14 Greenfinch
Kingston Seymour seawall:
5 Shoveler, 200 Wigeon, 80 Teal, 18 Little Egret, 20 Oystercatcher, 400 Lapwing, 30 Grey Plover, 100 Curlew, 20 Turnstone, 20 Knot, 600 Dunlin, 1 Snipe, 100 Redshank, 2 Peregrine, 30 Skylark

Kenn Moor:
30 Mute Swan, 5 Grey Heron (both Claverham Grove), 4 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel (night, Old Pumping Station), 6 Stonechat


Marshfield, town:
1  Marsh Tit, 1 Hawfinch

17-2-18 Peregrine, Bath (BUPP)
More than two soon
Prior Park:  9 Hawfinch
Weston: 1st Goldcrest in local garden

17-2-18 Sparrowhawk, Caledonian Rd (David Hughes)
4 Greenfinch
17-2-18 Marsh Tit, Compton Martin (Chris Craig)
Compton Martin:
1 Marsh Tit ringed


Barrow Tanks, WeBS:
1 Greylag Goose, 1 Mute Swan, 19 Shoveler, 3 Gadwall, 12 Mallard, 18 Teal, 9 Pochard, 87 Tufted Duck, 1 Long-tailed Duck, 3 Goldeneye, 9 Little Grebe, 11 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 32 Cormorant, 57 Coot, 5 Snipe, 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Kingfisher

Chew Valley Lake:
17-2-18 Scaup, Villice (Bob Brewer)
2 f Scaup

4th Blackcap of the winter ringed, 1 Brambling

17-2-18 Shelduck, Herriotts (Bob Brewer)
Eastville Park
Bristol City Council has just completed a consultation regarding the funding of the Parks within the City. With a view to seeking external funding, the Friends of Eastville Park have produced this consultation. While we have asked you some questions regarding age, ethnicity, etc, this is necessary for grant applications and you will remain anonymous

Reports: Jed Barrett, Bob Brewer, Karle Burford, Paul Chapman, Peter Coslett, Chris Craig, Sean Davies, Rob Emery, Lee Gardiner, Patrick Hancock, Peter Hazelwood, Adrian Hockey, David Hughes, Iris Langson, Glen Maddison, John Martin, Tony Scott, Ian Stapp, Martin Tayler, Dan White, Sean White, Denise Whittle, BUPP, blagdonlakebirds, CVRS, nslbirding, opsbirding, severnsidebirds, TBOSG