Sunday, 18 April 2021

18-04-21 Sunday - Fulmar

Temp 3 to 16°C. Just like yesterday, but slightly warmer

Fulmar
Hen Harrier
Cuckoo
Grasshopper Warbler
Lesser Redpoll
Whinchat

18-4-21 Cattle Egret, Moreton, CVL (Ian Stapp)
BRISTOL


Blaise:
1 Buzzard, 1 Green Woodpecker, I Great Spotted Woodpecker, 3 Jay, 9 Blue Tit, 5 Great Tit, 4 Chiffchaff, 3 Blackcap, 5 Wren, 7 Nuthatch, 9 Blackbird, 3 Song Thrush, 3 Robin

Downs:
2 Wheatear

St Andrews:
1 Red Kite 18:00

St George, Troopers Hill:
Pair Sparrowhawk

SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE

Littleton:
2 Snipe, 1 Cuckoo, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Swallow, 1 Willow Warbler, 10 Chiffchaff, 2 Sedge Warbler, 4 Reed Warbler, 5 Blackcap, 4 Fieldfare, 2 Redwing, 1 Lesser Redpoll

18-4-21 Whinchat Itchington (Heather England)
Itchington/Tytherington:
Whinchat

New Passage:
Grasshopper Warbler

Chittening Pools:
1 Cetti's Warbler, 1 Whitethroat, 1 Siskin

Coalpit Heath:
Lesser Redpoll

Yate:
1 f Sparrowhawk
18-4-21 Buzzard, Codrington (Chris Teague)
NORTH SOMERSET

Portbury Wharf:
4 Gadwall, 15 Tufted Duck, 2 Little Grebe, 4 Oystercatcher, 7 Curlew, 2 Common  Sandpiper, 6 Swallow, 5 Cetti's, 5 Willow, 6 Chiffchaff, 4 Reed Warbler, 1 Grasshopper, 1 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 1 Bullfinch, 4 Linnet

Pill:
1 Red Kite

Clevedon:
2 Red Kite

Clevedon-Yeo
1 Egyptian Goose, 40 Shelduck, 4 Shoveler, 12 Teal, 4 Tufted Duck, 4 Avocet, 6 Oystercatcher, 4 Lapwing, 1 Little Ringed Plover, 24 Whimbrel, 4 Curlew, 39 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Common Sandpiper, 55 Redshank, 1 Spotted Redshank, 11 BH Gull, 3 Little Egret, 1 Raven, 3 Cetti's Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Sedge Warbler, 1 Whitethroat, 0 Wheatear

Wraxall, Watercress Farm, Nats field trip:
2 Mallard, 1 Stock Dove, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Buzzard, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Green Woodpecker, 1 Kestrel, 3 Magpie, 2 Raven, 5 Blue Tit, 6 Great Tit, 4 Skylark, 1 LT Tit, 3 Chiffchaff, 5 Blackcap, 12 Wren, 5 Blackbird, 14 Fieldfare, 1 Mistle Thrush, 5 Robin, 4 Dunnock, 1 Bullfinch, 20 Linnet, 8 Goldfinch, 10 Yellowhammer. 1 Brown Hare

Nailsea Moor:
28 Mute Swan, 3 Mallard, 1 Hen Harrier, 2 Raven, 1 Jay, 1 Swallow, 1 Sedge Warbler, 1 Whitethroat, 9 flock of Wheatear, 2 Greenfinch, 2 Redpoll, 5 Siskin

Nailsea, North Drove:
4 Buzzard, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 4 Skylark - singing, way up, 7 Wheatear, 8 Linnet, 1 Reed Bunting

Nailsea, Nowhere Wood:
1 Buzzard, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Raven, 1 Blackcap

Tickenham:
2 Buzzard, 3 Chiffchaff, 12 Blackcap, 2 Nuthatch 1 Treecreeper

Sand Point:
1 Whimbrel, 1 Fulmar, 3 Swallow, 2 Grasshopper Warbler, 1 Stonechat, 3 Siskin

BELOW M4 & BANES

Bathampton Mill:
8 Sand Martin, 1 Whitethroat (Batheaston)

RESERVOIRS

Barrow Tanks:
1 Garganey, 1 Long-tailed Duck

18-4-21 Gadwall, CVL (Ian Stapp)
Chew Valley Lake


Herons Green:
4 Little Grebe, 4 Grey Heron, 4 Buzzard, 2 Raven, 1 Willow Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff,  3 Sedge Warbler, 3 Reed Warbler, 1 Whitethroat, 2 Reed Bunting

18-4-21 Cattle Egret, Moreton (Bri Thompson)
Moreton:
1 Egyptian Goose, 16 Cattle Egret, 3 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, Green and Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Willow Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 4 Reed Warbler, 2 Blackcap, 1 Garden Warbler, 1 Nuthatch

18-4-21 Garganey & Black-tailed Godwit, Herriotts (Ian Stapp)
Herriotts:

11 Shelduck, 2 Garganey, 1 m Pintail, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Common Sandpiper, 4 Grey Heron, 1 Osprey, 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Buzzard, 2 Cetti's Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 1 Sedge Warbler, 3 Reed Warbler, 1 Grey Wagtail, 2 Reed Bunting

Reports: Diana Bunniss, Karle Burford, Chris Craig, Sean Davies, Heather England, Trevor Ford, Thomas Garden Birder, Paul Gregory, Annie & Nick Hawkridge, Julian Head, Dave Horlick, David Hughes, Mike Jackson, Simon Lamont, Paul Milo, Michael Moxon, Nailsea Nature, David Newman, Rowan Parker, Sue & John Prince, Mathew Rogers, Harvey Rose, Tony Scott, Ian Stapp, Howard Taffs, Chris Teague, Mike Thomas, Bri Thompson, Jason Williams, blagdonlakebirds, nslbirding, opsbirding, severnsidebirds, TBOSG

Saturday, 17 April 2021

17-04-21 Saturday - Ruddy Shelduck

Temp 7 to 16°C. Frosty start, cold wind, then sunny, and Sunny, warmest day of the year. 

Ruddy Shelduck
Avocet
White Stork
Hen Harrier
Grasshopper Warbler


17-4-21 Avocet, The Dam (Raoul Chandrasakera)
BRISTOL


Accolade Wines Lake:
1 Mute Swan, 1 Mallard, 3 Tufted Duck, 2 Reed Warbler

Hoar Gout:
2 Coot, 2 Gadwall, 1 Little Grebe, 2 Cetti's Warbler, 2 Reed Warbler, 1 Sedge Warbler

Purdown Gun Battery:
1 Whitethroat, 1 m Redstart, 1 Meadow Pipit, 1 Linnet

Sea Mills:
1 Common Sandpiper, 8 Redshank, 1 Buzzard

SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE

17-4-21 White Stork, Aust (Paul Bowerman)
White Stork GB1B:
Oldbury Power Station, Littleton Warth, and then Aust at 10:00

Oldbury Power Station:
1 Little Ringed Plover
17-4-21 Mallard, Severnside (Rob Emery)
New Passage/Severnside:

2 Gadwall
 
Filton Park garden:
2 Collared Dove, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Green Woodpecker, 1 Coal Tit, 2 Starling, 12 House Sparrow, 2 Greenfinch (f&m) , 5 Goldfinch

NORTH SOMERSET

17-4-21 Ruddy Shelduck, Portbury Wharf (Chris Stone)
Portbury Wharf:
Ruddy Shelduck 1st since 2005

Clevedon-Wain's Hill:
1 f Sparrowhawk, 4 Willow Warbler  1 Chiffchaff, 3 Blackcap

Clevedon, Blind Yeo:
12 Teal, 4 Whimbrel (but no Curlews), 2 Snipe on Dowlais pool, 2 Little Egret, 1 Sand Martin, 3 Swallow, 2 Cetti's Warbler, singing Chiffchaffs, 2 Grey Wagtail

Ken Moor:
Hen Harrier

BBS Nailsea/Backwell:
1 Ring-necked Parakeet, 1 Yellowhammer

17-4-21 Wheatear, Sand Point (Dean Reeves)
Sand Point:

3 Ringed Plover, 1 Whimbrel, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 4 Dunlin, 8 Swallow, Warblers (10 Willow, 14 Chiffchaff, 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 3 Whitethroat), 3 Redstart, 4 Stonechat, 8 Wheatear, 2 Yellow Wagtail, 4 Tree Pipit, 1 Lesser Redpoll, 14 Linnet, 4 Siskin

Puxton Moor:
1 Grey Heron, 1 Buzzard, 1 Green Woodpecker, 1 Raven, 3 Skylark, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Reed Warbler, 4 Blackcap, 1 Song Thrush, 2 Stonechat, 6 Wheatear, 2 Greenfinch, 4 Linnet, 3 Goldfinch, 6 Reed Bunting

BELOW M4 & BANES

Chew Magna:
1 Red Kite, 11 Buzzard, 2 Raven, 1 Siskin

Newton St Loe:
1 Swallow, 1 Whitethroat

RESERVOIRS

Barrow Tanks:
1 Garganey, 1 Long-tailed Duck

Chew Valley Lake:

Dam:
Avocet
17-4-21 Sedge Warbler singing, Herons Green (Ian Stapp)
Herons Green:

4 Little Grebe, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Buzzard, 1 Raven, 3 Sand Martin, Warblers (1 Willow, 3 Chiffchaff,  1 Reed, 3 Sedge, 2 Whitethroat), 2 Reed Bunting

17-4-21 Egyptian Goose ,Herriotts (Ian Stapp)
Herriotts:

1 Egyptian Goose, 12 Shelduck, 40 Shoveler, 20 Gadwall, 4 Grey Heron, 1 Buzzard, 6 Sand Martin, 2 Cetti's Warbler, 1 Reed Warbler, 1 Sedge Warbler

Reports: Drew Archer, Liza & Andy Barker,  Raoul Chandrasakera, Stephen Curtis, Sean Davies, Andy Davis, Rob Emery, Paul Gregory, Martin Hayes, Peter Hazelwood, Karen Jayne, Nailsea Nature, Dean Reeves, Gareth Roberts, Tony Scott, Rosemary Setter, Ian Stapp, Chris Stone, Larry Sweetland, Thomas @garden birder1, blagdonlakebirds, CVRSnslbirding, opsbirding, severnsidebirds, TBOSG

Friday, 16 April 2021

16-04-21 Friday - Hen Harrier

 Dry but still cool with ENE breeze with early sunshine and light cloud later.  Temp 4 to 11°C.

Garganey
Long-tailed Duck
Red Breasted Merganser
Cuckoo
Little Ringed Plover
Bar-tailed Godwit
Whimbrel
Cattle Egret
Hen Harrier
Little Owl
Garden Warbler
Redstart
Tree Pipit
Yellow and White Wagtail
Redpoll and Siskin
Crossbill

16-04-21 Long-tailed Duck, Barrow Tanks ( Ian Stapp)
BRISTOL


16-04-21 Starling, Purdown ( Serena Sweeting)
Purdown:
1 Starling

Redland garden:
1 Woodpigeon, 10 Herring Gull, 2 Magpie, 2 Carrion Crow, 2 Coal Tit, 2 Blue Tit, 1 Great Tit, 2 Blackbird, 1 Robin, 12 Dunnock

Stoke Park:
1 Whitethroat, 1 Redstart-m

SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE

Oldbury Power Station:
11 Bar-Tailed Godwit, 12 Curlew, 1 Arctic/Pomarine Skua, 4 Sedge Warbler, 4 Reed Warbler, 44 Whitethroat, 2 Yellow Wagtail, 2 Redpoll

Shortwood Golf Course:
1 Redstart

NORTH SOMERSET

Portishead- Boating Lake:
10 Canada Goose, 2 Greylag Goose, 11 Mute Swan, 65 Mallard, 23 Tufted Duck, 2 Moorhen, 23 Herring  Gull, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull

Clevedon - Yeo:
14 Canada Goose, 2 Egyptian Goose, 185 Shelduck, 3 Shoveler, 8 Wigeon, 55 Teal, 2 Pochard, 3 Tufted Duck, 1 Red Breasted Merganser (Yeo), 6 Little Grebe, 4 Little Egret, 11 Cormorant, 1 Marsh Harrier,  1 Buzzard, 3 Coot, 7 Oystercatcher, 4 Avocet, 6 Lapwing, 1 Grey Plover, 6 Whimbrel, 125 Curlew, 3 Common Snipe, 65 Redshank, 10 Skylark, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 5 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 5 Cetti’s Warbler, 4 Willow Warbler, 20 Chiffchaff, 3 Reed Warbler (Blake’s Pools), 9 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 2 White Wagtail, 15 Meadow Pipit, 15 Greenfinch, 10 Linnet, 1 Crossbill (Yeo).

Nailsea Moor:
1 Hen Harrier- female/immature, 1 Redstart, 2 Stonechat, 5 Wheatear

Sand Point/Bay:
1 Cuckoo, 10 Whimbrel, 13 Curlew, 1 Buzzard, 3 Swallow, 2 Willow Warbler, 16 Chiffchaff,  11 Blackcap, 4 Whitethroat, 1 Redstart-f, 3 Wheatear, 2 Yellow Wagtail, 3 Tree Pipit, 5 Linnet,1 Redpoll, 3 Siskin 

Weston-super-Mare-old airfield:
4 Reed Warbler 

BELOW M4 & BANES

Marshfield:
1 Wheatear, 1 Tree Pipit

Keynsham-Brassmill Lane:
1 Willow Warbler, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Blackcap, 1 Garden Warbler- all in good song

Compton Dando:
1 Little Owl

Pensford Bridge:
4 Mallard-f, 11 Jackdaw, 2 Dipper, 2 Wren, 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Goldfinch

RESERVOIRS

16-04-21 Garganey, Barrow Tanks (Bri Thompson)
Barrow Tanks:
1 Garganey-m, 1 Long-Tailed Duck-m, Sand Martin

Chew Valley Lake
 
Dam:
30 mix  of Swallow, House and Sand Martin, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Blackcap

16-04-21 Reed Warbler, CVL ( George Stacey)
Picnic Site No.2:
1 Reed Warbler

Bittern Trail:
4 Blackcap

16-04-21 camouflaged  Sedge Warbler, CVL( G. Stacey)
Heron's Green:
4 Little Grebe, 13 Cattle Egret, 1 Little  Egret, 1Grey Heron,
1 Kestrel-f, 2 Raven,1 Mistle Thrush (singing) 1 Cetti's Warbler, 3 Sedge Warbler 1 Reed Warbler,        1 Whitethroat, 1 Mistle Thrush, 4 Reed Bunting

16-04-21 Cattle Egret, CVL ( Ian Stapp)
Moreton:

2 Stock Dove, 20 Woodpigeon,  2 Grey Heron, 1 Cattle Egret - separate to the 13, 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Green Woodpecker, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker,  2 Jay, 4 Raven, 4 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Nuthatch, 2 Cetti's Warbler, 5 Chiffchaff, 3 Blackcap, 1 Garden Warbler 

Herriott's inc Pool:
1 Egyptian Goose, 12 Shelduck, 4 Garganey-3m,1f, 40 Shoveler  18 Gadwall, 20 Teal, 1 Little Ringed Plover, 1 Common Sandpiper,3 Cormorant,1 Buzzard, 1 Peregrine - (m) imm, 1 Green Woodpecker, 100 Sand Martin, 2 Cetti's Warbler,1 Reed Warbler, 1 Sedge Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff , 1 Song Thrush     

Reports: John Barnett, Nancy Barrett, Ben Crabb, Andy Davis, Paul Gregory, Rob Hargreaves, Nick Hudson, Peter Hazelwood, Matt Hull, Dean Reeves, Steve Sanins, Marcus Smith, George Stacey,  Ian Stapp, Serena Sweeting, Larry Sweetland, Bri Thompson

Thursday, 15 April 2021

15-04-21 Thursday - Knot, Spotted Redshank, Hobby, Garden Warbler, Whinchat

Temp 2 to 13°C. Sunny start again, with a cool East wind, cloudy early afternoon, then a little sun.

Garganey, Long-tailed Duck
Whimbrel, Bar-tailed Godwit, Knot, Spotted Redshank
Cattle Egret
Osprey
Hobby
Ring Ouzel
Grasshopper and Garden Warbler
Redstart
Whinchat
Yellow Wagtail, Tree Pipit
Redpoll

15-4-21 Spotted Redshank, Dam (Ian Stapp)
BRISTOL

Bishopston - garden:
2 Siskin (f&m) 

Duchess Park:
2 Little Grebe, 1 Willow Warbler, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Blackcap

Shirehampton Park to Sea Mills station:
2 Shelduck, 2 Common Sandpiper, 7 Redshank, 2 Reed Bunting (pr)

St Andrew's:
1 Red Kite

SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE

Pilning Wetland, Northwick Warth:
2 Little Ringed Plover, 60 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Knot, 1 m Redstart, 1 m Yellow Wagtail

15-4-21 Redstart, CSC (Mark Coller)
Chipping Sodbury Common:

Redstart

Filton Park garden:
2 Collared Dove, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Coal Tit, 2 Starling, 12 House Sparrow, 3 Greenfinch, 6 Goldfinch

NORTH SOMERSET

Ashton School Rookery:
3 Mallard, 29 Feral Pigeon, 1 Yaffle, 2 Magpie, 38 Jackdaw, 45 Rook and 22 occupied nests, 5 Carrion Crow, 1 Redcap, house Sparrow and Greenfinch heard

15-4-21 Linnet, Dowlais (Nigel Kendall)
Clevedon, Dowlais to Yeo:

5 Shelduck, 8 Mallard, 6 Whimbrel, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 3 Redshank, 1 Kestrel, 1 Hobby, 2 Skylark, 2 Willow Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 5 Linnet, 2 Goldfinch

Kenn Moor:
3 m Wheatear

Sand Point and Middle Hope:
1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Swallow, 18 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler, 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 10 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 1 Ring Ouzel, 4 Redstart, 3 Wheatear, 1 Yellow Wagtail,  4 Tree Pipit, 5 Redpoll, 11 Siskin 

Uphill Marina to Bleadon STW:
2 Little Egret, 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Kestrel, displaying Skylarks, 5 Swallow, 3 Cetti's Warblers, 7 Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler, 4 Blackcap, 1 m Whinchat, displaying Meadow Pipits

BELOW M4 & BANES

Pensford Bridge:
 6 Mallard, 2 Collared Dove, 1 Buzzard, 2 Dipper, 3 Grey Wagtail, 8 Goldfinch

Woolard Bridge:
1 Kingfisher, 20 Swallow, 12 House Martin, 2 Grey Wagtail

Compton Dando:
3 Buzzard, 2 Little Owl, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Raven, 4 Skylark, 2 Song Thrush, 1 Mistle Thrush, 2 Green finch, 20+ Linnet, 3 Yellowhammer

Charlcombe BBS:
1 Stock Dove, 3 Buzzard, 2 Green Woodpecker, 7 Skylark, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Blackcap, 1 Nuthatch, 22 Fieldfare, 2 Stonechat, 13 Wheatear, 3 Pied Wagtail, 8 Greenfinch, 3 Goldfinch, 15 Yellowhammer

Newton St Loe:
2 Mute Swan, 20 Mallard, 2 m/f Tufted Duck, 3 Stock Dove, 5 Moorhen, 2 Coot, 2 Grey Heron (1 nest)

RESERVOIRS

15-4-21 Long-tailed Duck, Barrow Gurney (Mike Trew)
Barrow Tanks:
Garganey, 1 Long-tailed Duck

Blagdon Lake:
Hides closed till May 17th

Chew Valley Lake:
Hides closed till May 17th

15-4-21 Spotted Redshank, Dam (Mike Trew)
Dam:
2 Common Sandpiper, 1 Spotted Redshank, 40 hirundines, 1 Cetti's Warbler,  2 Chiffchaff, 1 Blackcap, 1 White Wagtail

Woodford:
2 Common Sandpiper, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Willow Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Treecreeper, 1 Song Thrush, 7 Chaffinch
15-4-21 Garganey, Nunnery (George Stacey)
Nunnery:
1 m Garganey

Herons Green Farm, above:
17 Cattle Egret
15-4-21 Reed Bunting, Herons Green (George Stacey)
Herons Green:
4 Little Grebe, 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 2 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 2 Raven, 1 Cetti's Warbler, 2 Sedge Warbler, 3 Reed Warbler, 1 Whitethroat, 5 House Sparrow, 1 Reed Bunting

15-4-21 Cattle Egret, Moreton (Simon Isgar)
Moreton:
3 Stock Dove, 2 Grey Heron, 18 Cattle Egret, 1 Osprey, 2 Green Woodpecker, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Jay, 4 Long-tailed Tit, 2 Cetti's Warbler, 1 Willow Warbler, 7 Chiffchaff,  4 Blackcap, 2 Garden Warbler 2 Nuthatch

Stratford:
Hide closed till May 17th!

Herriotts:
1 Egyptian Goose, 12 Shelduck, 2 m/f Garganey, 22 Shoveler, 18 Gadwall, 20 Teal, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Osprey, 3 Buzzard, 1 Green Woodpecker, 2 Cetti's Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 6 Sedge and Reed Warbler calling, 1 Song Thrush

Reports: Liza & Andy Barker, Bill Blake, Dru Brooke-Taylor, Mark Coller, Anthony Cook, Chris Craig, John Croxton, Sean Davies, Alastair Fraser, Paul Gregory, Geoff Hardman, Robert Hargreaves, Matt Hull, Simon Isgar, Nigel Kendall, Brian Lancastle, Lisegirl, John Rosetti, Carol Rushton, George Stacey, Ian Stapp, Dave Stoddard, Howard Taffs, Martin Tayler, Mike Trew, blagdonlakebirds, nslbirding, opsbirding, severnsidebirds, TBOSG

Wednesday, 14 April 2021

14-04-21 Wednesday - Cuckoo

Bright and sunny early, clouding over by noon.  Cool, dry.  Temp 13°C.  Light northerly wind perhaps causing the amazing dearth of hirundines after all the recent passage.

Garganey, Scaup, Osprey, Cattle Egret
Long-tailed Duck
Whimbrel, Bar-tailed Godwits, Merlin
Little Gull

Cuckoo
Penduline Tit
Garden Warbler
Grasshopper Warblers

A smart White Wagtail at Herons Green (Ian Stapp)
BRISTOL

Ashton Court:
3 Skylark, 2 Raven, Chiffchaff, 2 Song Thrush, 2 Bullfinch.

Eastville (vismig):
1 Swallow, 12 Chaffinch, 6 Linnet.

Greenbank Cemetery:
3 Swallow.

Perrett's Park, Knowle:
6 Woodpigeon, 1 Collared Dove, 1 H Gull, 2 LBB Gull, party of 6 Magpie, 2 C.Crow probably at nest, 2 Blue Tit, 2 Great Tit, 3 Wren, 5 Starling, 5 Blackbird, 2 Robin, 3 Dunnock, 11 House Sparrow, 3 Goldfinch.

Stoke Park, Duchess Pond:
3 Sand Martin, 1 Whitethroat, 1 Willow Warbler. 

Sparrowhawk on a kill in a Redland garden (Tony Scott)

SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE

New Passage/Northwick:
Little Ringed Plover, 45 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Wheatear

Pilning Wetland:
7 Canada Goose, 64 Shelduck, 19 Mallard, 9 Gadwall, 4 Shoveler, 4 Teal, 8 Tufted Duck, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Little Egret, 1 Grey Heron, 1 m. Kestrel, 1 f. Sparrowhawk, 4 Moorhen, 6 Coot, 49 Oystercatcher, Little Ringed Plover, 4 Lapwing, 1 Turnstone, 41 Redshank, 59 Black-tailed Godwit, 11 Curlew, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Snipe, 2 Herring Gull, 2 LBB Gull, 2 singing Skylark, 1 Sedge Warbler (singing in hedgerow), 2 m. Wheatear, 3 Meadow Pipit, 5 Pied Wagtail, 6 Goldfinch, 1 Reed Bunting.

Chipping Sodbury Common:
2 Kestrel, Skylarks, 3 Wheatear, Redstart, Linnet, 2 Reed Bunting (and 3 Hare).


NORTH SOMERSET

Leigh Woods garden:
Marsh Tit, pr. Siskin

Portishead:
first Orange Tip butterfly of the year in my garden

Clevedon - Yeo:
6 Canada Goose, 2 Egyptian Goose, 3 Mute Swan, 60+ Shelduck, (no Wigeon) 12 Teal, 6 Oystercatcher, 1 Ringed Plover, 1 Grey Plover, Lapwing, 3 Whimbrel, 45 Curlew, 6 Bar-tailed Godwit, 4 Turnstone, (no Dunlin) 2 Common Sandpiper, 70 Redshank, 2 GBB Gull, 2 Little Egret, 1 Kestrel, 1 Merlin (prob. imm. male). 4 Skylark, 16 Sand Martin, 18 Swallow, 4 Cetti's Warbler. 8 Willow Warbler, 7 Chiffchaff, Whitethroat, 3 Blackcap, 12 Wheatear, 1 White Wagtail, 50 Meadow PIpit, 12 Linnet, 2 Reed Bunting (and a Hare).

Nailsea Moor:
1 Lapwing, 1 Sedge Warbler, 3 Redstart, 14 Wheatear, pr. Stonechat
Nearby: 1 Whitethroat.

Sand Point/Bay:
6 Whimbrel, 15 Willow Warbler, 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 1 Wheatear, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 3 Tree Pipit, 1 Brambling, 1 Redpoll, 1 Siskin.

Wick St Lawrence:
Swallows, 4 Willow Warbler, 1 reeling Grasshopper Warbler, Chiffchaffs, Blackcaps.

Hutton Hill (W-s-M):
2-3 Redstart

Locking disused airfield:
Penduline Tit

Burrington Ham:
pr. Marsh Tit, 1 Redstart.


BELOW M4 & BANES

Marshfield:
5 Buzzard, Jay, 2 Raven, 5+ Skylark, Willow Warbler, 2 Blackcap, 4 Yellow Wagtail (still on Down Road), a few White Wagtail, 12 Pied Wagtail, 4 Corn Bunting, 6 Yellowhammer,
(Brimstone and Orange Tip butterflies).

Willsbridge Mill:
5 Chiffchaff, 2 Blackcap, 2 Goldcrest, Nuthatch, Grey Wagtail, 

Keynsham:
1 Cuckoo (calling and showing), 2 singing Skylark, 1 Willow Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Blackcap.

Pensford:
6 Mallard, 2 Moorhen, 2 Buzzard, 7 Jackdaw, 2 Dipper, 2 Grey Wagtail. 

Nuthatch at Blagdon (George Stacey)
RESERVOIRS

Barrow Tanks:
Garganey (nr. 3), Long-tailed Duck (nr. 1), 2 White Wagtail (nr. 3).

Blagdon Lake:
Osprey (probably the Chew bird which is thought to be visiting both reservoirs), 1 Green Woodpecker, lots of Chiffchaff and Blackcap, 2 Nuthatch.

Blackcap (George Stacey)
Chew Valley Lake
1 Curlew, 1 ad. Little Gull, 5 Red Kite.

Dam:
(no Egyptian Goose - see Herriotts)

Sutton Wick:
lots of Blackcap

Heron's Green:
4 Little Grebe, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Cattle Egret, 2 Little Egret, 1 f. Kestrel, 2 Raven, 5 Swallow, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Sedge Warbler (singing at the back of the pool), 2 singing Reed Warbler, 1 Whitethroat, 1 White Wagtail.

Moreton:
2 Stock Dove, 1 Little Egret, 3 Grey Heron, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Jay, 2 Coal Tit, 4 LT Tit, 2 Willow Warbler, 6 Chiffchaff, 4 Blackcap, 1 Garden Warbler, 3 Wren, 2 Nuthatch, 1 Reed Bunting.

Stratford:
4 f. Scaup, 2 Goldeneye, 1 Osprey

Herriott's Bridge:
1 Egyptian Goose, 13 Shelduck, 1 pr Garganey, 29 Shoveler, 20+ Gadwall, 20 Teal, 1 Common Sandpiper, 3 GBB Gull, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 1 Osprey, 4 Buzzard, 1 calling Green Woodpecker, 2 Cetti's Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 1 Sedge Warbler, 2 Reed Warbler, 1 Grasshopper Warbler (singing, early), 3 Pied Wagtail, 2 Reed Bunting.


Reports:  
Judy Copeland, Pete Coslett, Ben Crabb, Jane Cumming, Stephen Curtis & Carol Rushton, Mark Dadds, Sean Davies, Heather England, Paul Francis, David Gibbs, Paul Gregory, Matt Hull, MJ, Brian Lancastle, John Lewis, 'Nailsea Nature', Phil Quinn, Dean Reeves, Trevor Riddle, Harvey Rose, Sova, George Stacey, Ian Stapp, Larry Sweetland, Christopher Teague.

Tuesday, 13 April 2021

13-04-21 Tuesday - Little Bunting - White-tailed Eagle

 Nice day - 13°C - but it did feel warmer!

Little Bunting
White-tailed Eagle
Bar-tailed Godwit, Grey Plover, Spotted Redshank, Whimbrel
Garganey, Scaup, Osprey, Cattle Egret, Crane
Tawny Owl
Yellowhammer
Grasshopper Warbler, Tree Pipit
Redstart, Pied Flycatcher
Penduline Tit, Siberian Chiffchaff 

BRISTOL

Blaise Estate:
Tawny Owl calling, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Jay, Magpie, Crow, 3 Jackdaw, 5 Blue Tit, 11 Great Tit, 3 Chiffchaff, 4 Blackcap, 1 Goldcrest, 7 Wren, 7 Nuthatch, 1 Tree Creeper, 8 Blackbird, 5 Robin, 1 Bullfinch,

13-04--21 Kingfisher Snuff Mills (Craig Lewis)
Frenchay Bridge to Snuff Mills - Duchess Pond and back

Kingfisher one at Frenchay Bridge and one at Snuff Mills, Dipper, several Grey Wagtail, Redstart at Duchess Pond. (total 35 species)

Stockwood Open Spaces:
Moorhen, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Buzzard, 2 Great Spot and 2 Green Woodpecker, Long-tailed Tit, 5 Greenfinch, 6 Goldfinch, 

SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE

Oldbury Power Station:
1 Little Bunting 
19 Shelduck, 20 Teal, Moorhen - on a hedge!!, 2 Little Grebe, 1 Grey Plover, 16 Ringed Plover, 1 Whimbrel, 8 Curlew, 1 Knot, 10 Dunlin, Common Sandpiper 1 - my 1st of the year, 27 Redshank, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Cetti's Warbler, 8 Chiffchaff, 6 Blackcap, 2 Sedge Warbler, 1 Whitethroat, 2 Goldcrest, 1 Song Thrush, 5 Wheatear, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 

New Passage:
1 Swallow

Severn Beach - Western Distribution Park BTO (BBS):
Pheasant, 3 Mute Swan, 5 Mallard, 4 Gadwall, Moorhen, Coot, 2 Cormorant, 2 Great Spot     & Green  Woodpecker,  Raven, 5 Cetti's Warbler, 3 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Willow Warbler, 5 Chiffchaff, 
1 Reed Warbler, 5 Blackcap, 2 Song Thrush

Yate:
Ridge Wood: 4 Song Thrush - feeding in a small field, expected one!

13-4-21 Redstart CSC (Merv Carlyon)
Chipping Sodbury Common:

1 Redstart

NORTH SOMERSET

Portishead - Lake:
14 Canada Goose, 10 Mute Swan, 13 Common Shelduck, 5 Tufted Duck, 2 Moorhen, 1 Coot, 31 Herring Gull, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 1 Larus sp. -- Showing some classic Caspian features but suspect s hybrid argenteus x cachinanns, 1 Raven, 1 Chiffchaff, 2 Pied Wagtail, 1 Rock Pipit - saltmarsh, 1 Greenfinch - song flight, 1 Linnet, 7 Goldfinch

13-4-21 Treecreeper  Cl-Y (Paul Chapman)
Clevedon - Yeo:

6 Canada Goose, 2 Mute Swan, 4 Egyptian Goose, 180 Shelduck, 1 Shoveler, 3 Gadwall, c25 Wigeon, c70 Teal, 2 Pochard - pair on Blake's Pools, 4 Tufted Duck, 6 Little Grebe, 8 Oystercatcher,  8 Lapwing,  1 Grey Plover, c120 Curlew, 1 Whimbrel, 8 Bar-tailed Godwit, 7 Turnstone, 3 Dunlin 150 Redshank, 1 Spotted Redshank, 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Green Sandpiper, 6 Great Black-b Gull, 4 Cormorant, 6 Little Egret, 1 Buzzard, 1 Peregrine, 4 Raven, 16 Skylark, 12 Swallow, 3 House Martin, 5 Cetti's Warbler, 9 Willow Warbler, 26 Chiffchaff, 18 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 8 Wheatear, 2 Grey Wagtail - singing, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 2 White Wagtail, 45 Meadow Pipit, 15 Linnet, 5 Siskin - Wain's Hill, 2 Reed Bunting

Weston-s-Mare - Disused airfield:
Penduline Tit - "so close my bins could hardly focus", 1 Siberian Chiffchaff - "I think, but not certain"

Sand Point/Bay/R Banwell:
1 Grasshopper Warbler, 1 Pied Flycatcher, 2 Redstart, 3 Yellow Wagtail, 3 Tree Pipit

BELOW M4 & BANES

13-4-21 Yellow Wagtail MF (Peter Coslett)
Marshfield - Down Rd:
12 Herring Gull, 18 Lesser Black-b Gull, 1 Red Kite 8 Buzzard, 3 Raven, 6+ Skylark, 1 Wheatear, 4 Yellow Wagtail, 3 White Wagtail, 11 Pied Wagtail, 6 Yellowhammer, 2 Corn Bunting

Conham - BOC Walk:
1 Canada Goose, 2 Mute Swan, 18 Mallard (8 ducklings), 1 Stock Dove, 4 Moorhen, 16 Grey Heron (active heronry), 1 Cormorant, 4 Buzzard, 5 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Green Woodpecker, 17 Jay, 3 Magpie, 1 Jackdaw, 5 Carrion Crow, 1 Coal Tit, 6 Blue Tit, 5 Great Tit, 4 Long-tailed Tit, 2 Chiffchaff, 4 Blackcap, 8 Wren, 4 Nuthatch, 2 Treecreeper, 3 Starling, 5 Blackbird, 2 Song Thrush, 3 Robin, 2 House Sparrow, 1 Dunnock, 2 Grey Wagtail

Bath St John's Church:
2 Peregrine - incubation of the 4 eggs continues

Lansdown:
Pheasant, Buzzard, Herring Gull, LBB Gull, 2 Stock Dove, Woodpigeon, 1 Kestrel, Magpie, Jackdaw, Carrion Crow, Raven, Coal Tit, Blue Tit, Skylark, 1 Swallow, Chiffchaff, Wren, Nuthatch, Blackbird, 3 Fieldfare, Robin, 1 Stonechat (m), 7 Wheatear, Dunnock, Pied Wagtail, Chaffinch, Greenfinch, Goldfinch, 5 Yellowhammer.

Charlcombe:
2 Coal Tit, 1 Willow Warbler, 1 Blackcap, 15 Wheatear - in one field , 2 Pied Wagtail, 4 Chaffinch, 6 Greenfinch, 4 Goldfinch, 14 Yellowhammer

Marksbury - Stantenbury Hill :
5 Buzzard, 2 Raven

RESERVOIRS

13-4-21 Whitethroat BG (Raoul Chandrasakera)
Barrow Tanks:

1 Whitethroat    

13-4-21 Goldcrest BL (Raoul Chandrasakera)
Blagdon Lake:

1 Goldcrest, 

Chew Valley Lake
Scaup, 9 Common Sandpiper - around the lake, 

Dam:
1 Egyptian Goose, 1 Willow Warbler

Knowle Hill:
1 White-tailed Eagle - over and away

Sutton Wick:
1 Buzzard

Villice:
1 Reed Bunting 

13-04-21 Cattle Egret CVL (George Stacey)
Heron's Green & Pool:

4 Little Grebe, 1 Osprey - roosting in dead tree, 10 Cattle Egret, 2 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 2 Raven, 4 Swallow,  2 Chiffchaff, 2 Sedge Warbler and 2 Reed Warbler - singing, 1 Whitethroat, 3 Pied Wagtail, 

13-04-21  Osprey CVL (Ian Stapp)
Moreton:

1 Pochard (m), 4 Stock Dove, 3 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 1 Osprey - roosting in dead tree for 2 hours, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Green Woodpecker, 2 Jay, 2 Coal Tit - nest material gathering, 2 Long-tailed Tit - + nest, 4 Willow Warbler, 6 Chiffchaff, 4 Blackcap, 3 Wren, 2 Nuthatch, 4 Reed Bunting, 

Stratford:
2 Garganey (m), Scaup, - (4 f, 1 ad 3 first sum), 1 Redshank, 1 Green Sandpiper, 5 Crane - over headed N at 13:15, c120 Sand Martin, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Peregrine

Herriott's inc Pool:
12 Shelduck, 4 Garganey (f+3m), 30+ Shoveler, 20 Gadwall, 20 Teal, 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Osprey - over the pool, first thing, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 3 Great Black-b Gull, 1 Green Woodpecker - calling, 15+ Sand Martin, 3 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Cetti's Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 1 Sedge Warbler & 2 Reed Warbler - singing, 2 Song Thrush, 4 Pied Wagtail, 2 Reed Bunting

Reports: Derek Angell,  Dru Brook-Taylor, Di Bunniss, David Campbell, Paul Chapman, Merv Carlyon Raoul Chandrasakera, Tony Cook, Alan Daniells, Andy Davis, Heather England, Paul Gregg, Paul Gregory, Robert Hargreaves, Matt Hull, Colin Hunt, MJ, Craig Lewis, John Lewis, Andy Middleton, Jean Oliver, Steve Sanins, Rosemary Setter, George Stacey, Ian Stapp, Howard Taffs, Jason Williams

Monday, 12 April 2021

12-04-21 Monday - Whimbrels

Temperatures (in Bristol 2 - 10°C) and weather much the same as yesterday.  

Garganey, Scaup
Whimbrel
Cattle Egret
Osprey, Marsh Harrier
Short-eared Owl
House Martin
Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler, Whitethroat
Redstart, Black RedstartWheatear 
Yellow Wagtail, White Wagtail
Siskin

BRISTOL

Bedminster:
South Street Park - 2 Willow Warbler ( a first for this site)

Greenbank Cemetery:
1 Pied Flycatcher still

12-04-21 Great Tit constructing nest in apple tree, Henleaze (Gareth Ronson)
Henleaze:
Garden - Great Tit (nesting), Blackbird, Dunnock, Goldfinch, Greenfinch

12-04-21 Little Grebe + Swallow, Duchess Pond, Stoke Park,  Bristol (Steve Richardson)
Stoke Park, Duchess Pond:
2 Canada Goose, 2 Mute Swan, 20+ Mallard (plus 21 ducklings),1 pr Teal, 10 Stock Dove, 6 Moorhen, 6 Coot (plus 5 chicks), 1 Little Grebe, 1 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron, 4 Green Woodpecker, 4 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Carrion Crow, 1 Great Tit, 1 Swallow, 2 Long-tailed Tit, 8 Willow Warbler, 6 Chiffchaff, 1 Whitehroat, 8 Blackcap, 3 m Redstart, 1 Wren, 2 Blackbird, 3 Dunnock, 4 Greenfinch, 2 Goldfinch, 4 Linnet

Troopers Hill:
1 Kestrel (unusual here)

SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE

Oldbury Power Station:
First Whimbrel, WhitehroatReed Warbler of the year.
Also 18 Ringed Plover,  18 Curlew (inc. a 'Headstarter' and colour-ringed, Red (x2?) on L and Orange on R), 1 Knot, 17 Dunlin, 1 Sedge Warbler

New Passage/Northwick:
1 Whimbrel

Chipping Sodbury:
1 Red Kite  

Chipping Sodbury Common:
Jackdaw, Crow, Rook, Skylark, 10+Chiffchaff, 5+Redstart, 1 Black Redstart, 6 Wheatear, 1 Reed Bunting

Winterbourne:
Church Lane - 1 m Redstart still (western end of manure heap)

Emerson's Green:
Bristol Science Park - 1 Cattle Egret flying over, 1 m Redstart

Warmley Forest Park:
1 m Pied Flycatcher still 

NORTH SOMERSET

Gordano:
Gordano Valley NNR - 1 Snipe, 1 m Redstart

Clevedon - Yeo:
1 Egyptian Goose, 220 Shelduck, 1 Garganey (male, Blake’s Pools), 10 Wigeon, 30 Mallard, 65 Teal, 4 Tufted Duck, 6 Coot. 8 Little Grebe, 12 Oystercatcher, 10 Lapwing, 1 Grey Plover, 8 Ringed Plover, 175 Curlew, 5 Turnstone, 1 Knot, 3 Dunlin, 110 Redshank. 6 Little Egret, 4 Cormorant, 1 Marsh Harrier, 2 Buzzard, 1 Peregrine, 6 Raven, 15 Skylark, 40 Swallow, 5 House Martin, 6 Cetti’s Warbler, 9 Willow Warbler, 27 Chiffchaff, 1 Reed Warbler (Blake’s Pools), 12 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 4 Wheatear1 Yellow Wagtail, 2 White Wagtail, 15 Meadow Pipit, 5 Linnet 

Nailsea:
West End - 1 Whitethroat 

Woodspring Bay (R Yeo - R Banwell):
inc WeBS count: 10 Mute Swan, 30 Shelduck, 12 Teal, 12 Mallard, 1 Tufted Duck, 6 Coot, 2 Oystercatcher, 7 Whimbrel, 54  Redshank ,68  LBB Gull, 12 Herring Gull, 1 Short-eared Owl1 Swallow, 1 Wheatear 

Sand Point/Bay:
Whimbrel (Sand Bay), 40 Curlew, 2 Swallow, 1 Jay, Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler, 1 Song Thrush, 1 Stonechat, 1 Rock Pipit, 2 Chaffinch, 2 Linnet,1 Siskin
Middle Hope - 2 m Redstart (one in Priory Fields and a different one on Middle Hope)

12-04-21 Reed Bunting, Weston Airfield (Vera Carpenter)
Weston Airfield:
1 Cetti's Warbler, 1 Wren, 3 Reed Bunting

Uphill and Weston STW:
Webs count - 33 Mute Swan, 65 Shelduck,15 Mallard, 8 Teal, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Moorhen, 50 Oystercatcher, 1 Whimbrel, 45 Redshank, 5 Little Egret

BELOW M4 & BANES

Marshfield:
Rushmead Lane - 3 Wheatear
Shire Valley - 2 Mallard, Grey Heron, 3 Buzzard, 3 Green Woodpecker, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Raven, 2 Blackcap, Chiffchaff, 3 Nuthatch, 2 Treecreeper, 2 Mistle Thrush, 1 Wheatear, 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Pied Wagtail, Chaffinch, Goldfinch

Keynsham:
Garden - 2 Collared Dove, 14 Feral Pigeon, 2 Wood Pigeon, 3 Raven (fly over), 2 Carrion Crow, 2 Magpie, 5 Jackdaw,  3 Blue Tit, 1 Great Tit,  3 Chiffchaff,  1 Willow Warbler,  2 Wren, 3 Starling, 2 Blackbird, 6 House Sparrow, 4 Goldfinch 

RESERVOIRS

Barrow Tanks:
35 species reported today, inc 2 pr Teal, 1m Long-tailed Duck still, 1 Stock Dove, 10 Great Crested Grebe, 3 Common Sandpiper, 2 Raven, numerous parties of Swallow + Sand Martin, 3 White Wagtail


12-04-21 Pied Flycatcher pair, Blagdon 
[Male by Dave Hughes, female by Simon Isgar]
Blagdon Lake:
1 Garganey (Flower Corner), 2 Common Sandpiper, 1 Osprey, 1 pr Pied Flycatcher (Butcombe Bank), 40 House Martin

Chew Valley Lake
 
12-04-21 Count the Common Sandpipers, Dam, CVL (George Stacey)
Dam:
11 Common Sandpiper

Woodford:
'lots' Swallow + Martin over lake, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler, 1 Treecreeper 

Moreton:
2 Snipe

Heron's Green:
1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Sedge Warbler

Stratford:
5 Scaup, 1 pair Little Grebe, 1 pair Great Crested Grebe, 5 Cattle Egret, 1 Osprey, 1 f Peregrine

Herriott's inc Pool:
1 Egyptian Goose, 1 pr Garganey

Reports: Phil Barlow, John Barnett, Dru Brooke-Taylor, Peter Bryant, Vera Carpenter, Mark Coller, Peter Coslett,  Ben Crabb, William Earp,  Paul Gregory, Robert Hargreaves, Peter Hazelwood, Julian Head, Dave Horlick, David Hughes, MJ, Mike Jackson, John Lewis,  Lucy Masters, Steve Richardson, Gareth Ronson,  Steve Sanins, Richard Scantlebury, George Stacey,  R Swift, Ian Stapp, Larry Sweetland, Bri Thompson, opsbirding TBOSG

Sunday, 11 April 2021

11-04-21 Sunday - Good arrival of Redstarts and other migrants

A bright spring day which felt warmer when the sun came out.  Bristol temperatures  2 - 10°C. 

Garganey, Long-tailed Duck 
Whimbrel
Osprey, Red Kite
Marsh Tit
Wood Warbler, Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler, Grasshopper Warbler, Whitethroat
Pied Flycatcher
Black Redstart, Redstart, Wheatear
White Wagtail, Yellow Wagtail
Siskin

11-04-21 Redstart, Sand Point (Paul Cousins)
BRISTOL

Arnos Vale Cemetery:
1 Buzzard,  Green Woodpecker, 1 Raven, 1 Blackcap

Eastville Park:
2 Kingfisher

Greenbank Cemetery:
1m Pied Flycatcher still present

Sea Mills:
4 Linnet, 1 Reed Bunting

11-04-21 Kingfisher, Snuff Mills (Peter O'Byrne)
Snuff Mills + Oldbury Court:
Frome Valley Walkway - 29 species including 1 Stock Dove, 1 f Sparrowhawk, 2  Buzzard, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Green Woodpecker, 2 Long-tailed Tit, 3 Blackcap, 3 Nuthatch, 1 Dipper, 1 Song Thrush, 3 Grey Wagtail

Stoke Bishop:
1 Ring-necked Parakeet (present for last 2 days)

11-04-21 Redstart, Stoke Park, Bristol (Martin Tayler)
Stoke Park, Duchess Pond:
2 Little Grebe, 8 Willow Warbler, 1 Whitethroat, 1m Redstart, 1 Meadow Pipit, 1 pr Reed Bunting

SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE

Littleton Warth:
76 Curlew, 5 Swallow, 1 Yellow Wagtail

New Passage/Northwick:
Whimbrel, 1 Green Woodpecker, 1 Kestrel, 1 Kingfisher, 20 Swallow, 1 House Martin, 2 Willow Warbler, 1 Sedge Warbler, 3 m RedstartWheatear, 4 White Wagtail 

Yate:
Kingsgate Park - 1 Wood Warbler (not singing and high up in trees at south end of children's playground area), 20+ Willow Warbler, 10+ Chiffchaff, 4 Blackcap

Chipping Sodbury Common:
Red Kite, 5+Redstart, 1 Black Redstart, 7 Wheatear

Winterbourne
Church Lane - 1 m Redstart

11-04-21 Pied Flycatcher, Warmley Forest Park,(Chris Perry)
Warmley Forest Park:
1 m Pied Flycatcher, 1 Yellow Wagtail

Overscourt Woods:
20+ Chiffchaff, 10+ Willow Warbler, 4 Blackcap

NORTH SOMERSET

Leigh Woods:
Garden - 1 Marsh Tit, 1 pair Siskin

11-04-21 -'The Portishead Two' - juvenile Woodpigeons at The Marina (John Clark)
Clevedon - Yeo:
8 Canada Goose, 2 Egyptian Goose, 6 Mute Swan, 90 Shelduck, 4 Shoveler, 8 Wigeon, 40 Teal, 8 Mallard, 2 Pochard ( pair on Blake's Pools, unusual here), 10 Tufted Duck, 4 Coot, 8 Oystercatcher, 1 
Grey Plover, 3 Whimbrel, 85 Curlew, 8 Bar-tailed Godwit, 5 Turnstone, 3 Common Sandpiper, 90 Redshank, 1 Spotted Redshank, 4 LBB Gull, 4 Little Egret, 1 Grey Heron, 20+ Swallow, 2 Cetti's Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Whitethroat (Dowlais),  1 m Redstart, 1 Wheatear + 2 Otter (Blind Yeo)

11-03-21 Chiffchaff, Backwell Lake (Robin Martin)
Backwell Lake:
8 Canada Goose, c 20 Mute Swan, 2 Shoveler, Coot, 4 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2 Buzzard, 2 Cetti’s Warbler, Willow Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, Blackcap, 4 Wren

Nailsea:
Jacklands Fishing Ponds – 2 Canada Goose

Nailsea Moor:
Redstart, 4 Wheatear

Kenn Moor:
1 m Redstart

Sand Point + Middle Hope:
1 Grasshopper Warbler, 1 m Redstart still

Bleadon Levels/Weston STW:
1 Reed Warbler, 1 Sedge Warbler, 1 Whitethroat, 12 Willow Warbler, 14 Chiffchaff, 1 Wheatear, 2 Redstart 

BELOW M4 & BANES
Keynsham :
Memorial Park – 27 Mallard, 1 Herring Gull
Dapps Lane Mill – 4 Mallard, 1 Moorhen, 10 Jackdaw, 10 Rook

Chewton Place 
2 Mallard, 1 Buzzard, 1 Raven

Chewton Keynsham:
1 Kingfisher

11-04-21 white Pheasants, Compton Dando (Ian Stapp)
Compton Dando:
Lanes around village - 12+ Pheasant (inc 2 white birds), 2 Canada Goose (fly over), 3 Mallard, 30+ Woodpigeon, 5 Stock Dove, 15+ Feral Pigeon, 4 Collared Dove, 1 Moorhen2 Grey Heron, 7 Buzzard,  2 Green Woodpecker, 1 GS Woodpecker, 1 Kestrel, 4 Raven, 25+ Jackdaw, 40+ Carrion Crow, 8 Rook, 2 Jay, 4 Magpie, 6 Skylark, 5 Great Tit, 3 Blue Tit,  2 LTTit,  4 Swallow,  5+ Chiffchaff, 1 Blackcap, 3 Wren, 1 Nuthatch, 12+ Starling, 2 Mistle Thrush, 4 Song Thrush, 6 Blackbird, 3 Robin, 40+ House Sparrow, 5 Dunnock, 2 Pied Wagtail, 1 Grey Wagtail, 4 Chaffinch,  2 Greenfinch, 30+ Linnet, 20+ Goldfinch, 8 Yellowhammer 
11-04-21 Linnet, Compton Dando (Ian Stapp)

11-04-21 Rookery, Hallatrow (Patrick Hancock)
Hallatrow:
Rookeries - c30 nests spread across 3 Rookeries

RESERVOIRS

11-04-21 The long-staying Long-tailed Duck, Barrow Tanks (Dave Hughes)
Barrow Tanks:
inc WeBS count - 2 Canada Goose, 2 Gadwall, 24 Mallard, 19 Teal, 32 Tufted Duck, 1 Long-tailed Duck, 1 Little Grebe, 12 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Grey Heron, 23 Cormorant, 17 Coot, 5 Common Sandpiper, 'plenty' Sand Martin,  6 Willow Warbler, 1 Whitethroat, 2 Mistle Thrush, 1 m Pied Flycatcher (patch tick), 2 White Wagtail

11-04-21 Mistle Thrush + Sand Martins,  Barrow Tanks (Dave Hughes)
Blagdon Lake:
1 m Garganey, 4 Common Sandpiper, 2 Snipe,  1 Osprey 23 Chiffchaff, 14 Willow Warbler, 30 Blackcap,  2 Reed Warbler, 1 Cetti's Warbler, 35 Wren, 29 Robin, 2 m Pied Flycatcher (first for 5 years), 2 Siskin 
  
Chew Valley Lake
 
Heron's Green:
Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler, Whitethroat
 
Reports:  Phil Barlow, Paul Bowerman, John Clark,  Mark Coller, Ben Crabb,  Chris Craig, John Croxton, Sean Davies, Lee Gardiner,  Richard Giles + Fiona Neate, Patrick Hancock, Mark Hall, Pete Harrison, Merilyn Holme, Dave Hughes,  Matt Hull,Mike Jackson,  John Lewis +  Bryony Lewis +Peter O'Byrne, Lisegirl, Timothy Marks, Robin Martin, Nigel Milbourne, Dave Nevitt, Chris Perry, Matt Plenty, Aravind Ramesh, Harvey Rose, Sova, Ian Stapp,  Larry Sweetland,  Howard Taffs Jason Williams, blagdonlakebirdsCVRSnslbirdingopsbirdingsevernsidebirdsTBOSG