Sunday, 15 March 2020

15-03-20 Sunday - Ring-necked Duck

Temp 7 to 10°C. Very wet morning but rain stopped around lunch, a little sun late in the day

15-3-20 Jay, St Anne's (Gill Sapsed)

Ring-necked Duck
Little Ringed Plover, Bar-tailed Godwit
Laughing Gull
Short-eared Owl


St Anne's:
2 Jay, 2 Long-tailed Tit, 1f Blackcap, 5 Goldfinch

St Andrew's Park:
3 Redwing

St Werburgh's:
1 Sparrowhawk (Minto Road); 1 Kestrel, 1 Grey Wagtail (Boiling Wells Lane)


15-03-2020 Short-eared Owl Aust (Peter Mansfield)

Aust Warth:
16 Oystercatcher, 1 Curlew, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Short-eared Owl

15-3-20 Northwick Warth (Adam Cross)
New Passage/Pilning Wetland:
Little Ringed Plover, 12 Dunlin, 12 Snipe, 35 Redshank, 1 f Kestrel, 1 m Stonechat, 30 Pied Wagtail, 15 Meadow Pipit moving, 8 Linnet

Yate, Kingsgate Park, 14th:
4 Gadwall, 1 Redwing

15-3-20 Wheatear, Chipping Sodbury Common (Mark Coller)
Chipping Sodbury Common:
5 Cormorant, 300 Common Gull, 1 f Sparrowhawk, 1 Buzzard, 1 Green Woodpecker, 1 Kestrel, 2 Magpie, 4 Skylark, 4 Chiffchaff, 2 Redwing, 4 Stonechat, 1m  1f Wheatear, 5 Meadow Pipit


15-3-20 Sparrowhawk, Backwell (Robin Lambert)
Backwell garden:
1 Sparrowhawk
15-3-20 Sparrowhawk, Backwell (Robin Lambert)
Two and a half hours later
Uphill - Warlbourough AWT:
Grey Heron, Little Egret, Barn Owl hunting in afternoon sun, Raven, Skylark, Chiffchaff, Blackbird , Song Thrush, Robin, Stonechat, Dunnock, Meadow Pipit, Greenfinch, Goldfinch


Charlcombe, Bath:
1 Stock Dove, 1 Buzzard, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Coal Tit, 4 Skylark, 1 Nuthatch, 7 Blackbird, 40 Fieldfare, 1 Song Thrush, 1 Chaffinch, 10 Greenfinch, 4 Goldfinch


Barrow Gurney Tanks:
1 Long-tailed Duck, 1 Black-throated Diver, 1 Great Northern Diver, 103 Cormorant

Blagdon Lake:
4 Great White Egret
15-3-20 Great Crested Grebe, CVL (Lucy Masters)
Chew Valley Lake:
1 Tufted Duck - feeding in the grass at Parkland, 1 m Ring-necked Duck, 3 + Scaup, 63+ Goldeneye, 1 Goosander (f), 1 Marsh Harrier - 1st yr, 1 1st year Laughing Gull, 1 Barn Owl at Picnic 2, 2 Sand Martin, 1 Chiffchaff calling, Reed Bunting

15-03-2020 Reed Bunting & Chiffchaff CVL (Steve Mackie)

Out of Avon
Little Gull and Ring-billed Gull at Cheddar Reservoir

Reports: Peter Bryant, Ken Carruthers, Paul Chapman, Mark Coller, Chris Craig, Adam Cross, Alan Daniells, Sean Davies, Robert Hargreaves, Robin Lambert, Brian Lancastle, Rob Laughton, Steve Mackie, Peter Mansfield, Lucy Masters, Andy Mears, Nigel Milbourne, Phil Quinn, Carole Rushton, Adrian Sharp, Howard Taffs, Bri Thompson, Gary Thorburn, Keith Vinicombe,  blagdonlakebirds, BUPP, CVRS, nsl-birding, opsbirding, severnsidebirds