Beddington Farmlands Bird Group

BFBG

April 2012 Sightings

 

30th

1 1s Iceland Gull 2 Ringed Plover 2 LRP 2 Common Sandpiper 1 Green Sandpiper 1 Cetti’s Warbler 12 Wheatear 6 Yellow Wagtail 1 Peregrine 2 Greylag 2 Egyptyian Goose 2 Shelduck

 

29th

1 Grey Plover 1 Redshank 1 Common Sandpiper 1 LRP 1 Cetti’s Warbler 6 Wheatear 1 m ‘White’ Wagtail 9 Yellow Wagtail c150 Swallow c50 House Martin 2 Sand Martin c30 Swift 1 Hobby 1 Peregrine 1 Great Crested Grebe 3 Shelduck

 

28th

1 Turnstone (JA) 1 Bar-tailed Godwit flew SE (PA) 5 Whimbrel (4 flew E 1 flew SE (RB/PA) 1 Grey Plover PA/GP) 1 Greenshank 6 Ringed Plover 5 LRP 1 Green Sandpiper 1 Common Sandpiper 1 1s Iceland Gull 1 2s Yellow-legged Gull 2 Common Tern flew N 1 Cetti’s Warbler 4 Wheatear 5 Yellow Wagtail c60 Swift c90 Swallow c50 House Martin 6 Sand Martin 1 Hobby 1 Peregrine 1 Great Crested Grebe 2 Egyptian Goose 3 Greylag 5 Shelduck  

 

27th

1 Oystercatcher heard flying around calling c11pm (PA) 1 Grey Plover flew S (RB) 3 Ringed Plover 1 Redshank 1 Common Sandpiper 1 1s or 2w Iceland Gull (JA)1 Cetti’s Warbler 3 Wheatear 1 Sedge Warbler 1 Reed Warbler 23 Swallow 8 House Martin 4 Sand Martin 2 Swift 2 Egyptian Goose 2 Greylag 2 Shelduck

 

26th

1 Corn Bunting (JA) 1 Cetti’s Warbler 13 Wheatear 1 Yellow Wagtail 12 Swift 15 Swallow 6 Sand Martin 3 House Martin 5 Whitethroat 1 Lesser Whitethroat 3 Reed Warbler 1 Arctic Tern flew W (RB) 3 Common Tern 1 Hobby 1 Common Sandpiper 2 Greylag 2 Shelduck

 

25th

19 Bar-tailed Godwit flew SE (PA) 8 Whimbrel ( 1 flew N 7 flew SE RB/GP) 1 Grey Plover flew E (PA) 1 Black Tern flew E (RB) 6 Arctic Tern flew SE (RB) 1 Hobby flew NW (1st for year) 1 Peregrine 1 1w Kumlien’s Iceland Gull 1 Cetti’s Warbler 7 Swift 2 House Martin 8 Swallow 6 Sand Martin 1 Great Crested Grebe 3 Shelduck

 

24th

1 Short-eared Owl  flew SE (GM) 1 Red Kite flew W (GM) 1 Common Buzzard 1 1w Kumlien’s Iceland Gull 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull 1 Cetti’s Warbler 7 Swift (1st for year) 6 m Wheatear 1 Lesser Whitethroat 1 whitethroat 1 Redpoll 1 Sedge Warbler 9 Swallow 8 Sand Martin 5 Snipe 1 Great Crested Grebe 2 Shelduck

 

23rd

1 1w Kumlien’s Iceland Gull 1 2w 1 3w Yellow-legged Gull 1 Cetti’s Warbler 2 Sedge Warbler 1 Whitethroat 15 Swallow 5 Sand Martin 1 Common Sandpiper 1 Snipe 1 Great Crested Grebe 1 Greylag

 

22nd

1 Cetti’s Warbler 1 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 1f Wheatear 3 Reed Warbler 1 Sedge Warbler 6 Whitethroat 6 Swallow 2 House Martin 1 Leser Whitethroat 2 Green Sandpiper 1 Snipe 2 Common Buzzard 1 Greylag 2 Egyptian Goose 2 Shelduck

 

21st

1 Brent Goose (PA) 2 Shelduck 1 Great Crested Grebe 1 Cetti’s Warbler 3m 2f Wheatear 5 Whitethroat 11 Swallow 2 Sand Martin 1 Yellow Wagtail 1 Sedge Warbler 1 LRP 1 Green Sandpiper 1 1w Kumlien’s Iceland Gull 2 Common Buzzard 1 Peregrine

 

20th

1 Cetti’s Warbler 1 Lesser Whitethroat (1st for year) 1 Water Pipit 2 Whitethroat 14 Swallow 3 House Martin 1 Sedge Warbler 1LRP 1 Great Crested Grebe 4 Shelduck

 

19th

1 1w Kumlien’s Iceland Gull 1 Common Sandpiper 2 Green Sandpiper 1 LRP 1 Cetti’s Warbler 1 Yellow Wagtail 12 Swallow 10 House Martin through 1 Whitethroat 1 Sedge Warbler 1 Little Egret 1 Great Crested Grebe

 

18th

1 Little Tern (RB) 1 Ringed Plover 1 LRP 2 Snipe 1 1w Kumlien’s Iceland Gull 1 m Wheatear 1 Water Pipit 16 Swallow 2 SandMartin 1 Peregrine 1 Great Crested Grebe 2 Shelduck

 

17th

1 Ring Ouzel (RB) 1 Commic Tern flew south 2 Green Sandpiper 1 Cetti’s Warbler 3 House Martin (1st for year) 19 Swallow through 1 Shelduck

 

16th

1 Woodcock (JA) 1 Green Sandpiper 2 Snipe 1 Cetti’s Warbler 2 Reed Warbler 1 Sedge Warbler 1 Whitethroat 2 Swallow c10 Common Buzzard over 2 Egyptian Goose 3 Shelduck

 

15th

1 Iceland Gull over 6 Wheatear 1 Cetti’s Warbler 1 Treecreeper 1 Yellow Wagtail 1 Sedge Warbler 1 Reed Warbler 1 Whitethroat 5 Swallow 1 LRP 3 Green Sandpiper 2 Snipe 1 Great Crested Grebe 2 Egyptian Goose 6 Shelduck

 

14th

1 Nightingale (JA) 1 Treecreeper 1 Cetti’s Warbler 1 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 1 Reed Warbler (1st of year) 4 Whitethroat (1st of Year) 1 Sedge Warbler 14 Wheatear 15 Yellow Wagtail c 27 Swallow 4 Sand Martin through 15 Blackcap 12 Chifchaff 2 Willow Warbler 5 Common Buzzard 1 m 1 f Garganey (PC/JA) 3 Green Sandpiper 1 Common Sandpiper 1 Snipe 1 Great Crested Grebe 4 Greylag 2 Egyptian Goose 5 Shelduck

 

13th

1 1w Kumlien’s Iceland Gull 1 Cetti’s Warbler 1 Treecreeper 1 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 1 Redpoll 1 Bullfinch 1 Yellow Wagtail 1 m Wheatear 16 Swallow 15 Sand Martin 78 Meadow Pipit 1 Common Sandpiper 2 Green Sandpiper 3 Snipe 1 Common Buzzard 2 Egyptian Goose 3 Shelduck

 

12th

1 1w Kumlien’s Iceland Gull 1 Cetti’s Warbler 4 m Wheatear 16 Swallow 9 Sand Martin through 1 Redshank 1 Common Sandpiper 2 Snipe 3 Common Tern flew S 5 Common Buzzard 1 Great Crested Grebe 2 Egyptian Goose 2 Shelduck

 

11th

8 Little Gull flew N (RB) 1 Great Crested Grebe 1 Cetti’s Warbler 12 Wheatear 8 Yellow Wagtail 2  Swallow 6 SandMartin

 

10th

1 Red Kite drifted W (FP) 3 Common Buzzard 1 Peregrine 1 1w Kumlien’s Iceland Gull 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull 1 Common Tern (1st for year) 1 Cetti’s Warbler 2 Swallow 2 Sand Martin 2 Willow Warbler 14 Chiffchaff 10 Blackcap 1 Common Sandpiper 9 Green Sandpiper 5 Snipe 2 Egyptian Goose 2 Shelduck

 

9th

1 1w Kumlien’s Iceland Gull 1 2w Yellow-legged Gull 1 Cetti’s Warbler 1 Treecreeper 1 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 3 Water Pipit 1 m Wheatear 1 Yellow Wagtail 2 Swallow 1 Common Sandpiper 8 Green Sandpiper 1 LRP 6 Snipe 1 Little Egret 2 Shelduck

 

8th

1 Grey Plover (GP) 1 LRP 1 Cetti’s Warbler 2 Treecreeper 1 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 6 Wheatear 1 m ‘White’ Wagtail 15 Sand Martin 2 Swallow c150 Meadow Pipit north 1 Iceland Gull

 

7th

1 1w Iceland Gull 1 Cetti’s Warbler 2 Treecreeper 1 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 4m 2f Wheatear 3 Yellow Wagtail over 1 Water Pipit 1 LRP 2 Snipe

 

6th

1 1w Kumlien’s Iceland Gull 1 Cetti’s Warbler 1 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 1 Water Pipit 1 Sedge Warbler 1 Yellow Wagtail c11 Common Buzzard 1 Peregrine 1 Greylag 2 Shelduck

 

5th

1 Black-tailed Godwit (RD) 2 Green Sandpiper 3 Snipe 3 (2 x 1w 1 x 1w Kumlien’s) Iceland Gull 1 Cetti’s Warbler 1 Water Pipit 1 Sedge Warbler (1st for year) 1 m Wheatear 8 Chiffchaff 6 Blackcap 1 Little Egret 3 Shelduck

 

4th

2 ( 1 x 1w 1 x 1w Kumlien’s) Iceland Gull 1 Cetti’s Warbler 1 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 4m 3f Wheatear 4 Sand Martin 1 Water Pipit 10 Chiffchaff 8 Blackcap 1 Kingfisher 3 Green Sandpiper 1 Snipe 1 Peregrine 1 Shelduck

 

3rd

1 Cetti’s Warbler 2 Water Pipit 12 Chiffchaff 8 Blackcap 1 Willow Warbler 1 Swallow 4 Sand Martin 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull 3 Green Sand Piper 3 Snipe 3 Little Egret 2 Shelduck

 

2nd

2 x 1w Iceland Gull (JA) 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull 1 Cetti’s Warbler 1 Yellow Wagtail (1st for year) 1 Willow Warbler 10 Chiffchaff 10 Blackcap 7 Green Sandpiper 4 Snipe 3 Common Buzzard 1 Little Egret 3 Greylag 2 Shelduck

 

1st

1 Cetti’s Warbler 15 Chiffchaff 2 Willow Warbler 10 Blackcap 2 Water Pipit 1 LRP 1 Dunlin 8 Green Sandpiper 2 Snipe 2 ad Med Gull 6+ Common Buzzard 3 Little Egret 2 Egyptian Goose 5 Greylag 2 Shelduck