2019 Records

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January

January 20th

 

18+ Goosander and 92 Wigeon. In the roost adult Glaucous Gull. (T Clermont P Anastasi)

 

January 19th

 

14 Goosander. In the roost second winter Glaucous Gull and second winter Iceland Gull. (T Clermont J Judge T Marlow)

 

January 18th

 

7 Goosander, 3 Tree Sparrow, Grey Wagtail, 2 Raven and 100+ Teal. In the roost 2 second winter Glaucous Gull and 2 Caspian Gull (sub adult and second winter) (T Clermont B Hazell T Marlow)

 

Teal---Bob Hazell---

January 17th

 

Little Egret, 9 Goosander, Tree Sparrow, Kingfisher, Sparrowhawk and 54 Wigeon. In the roost juv Glaucous Gull, sub adult and first winter Caspian Gull and adult Med Gull. (T Clermont B Hazell T Marlow)

 

Mediterranean Gull---Theo de Clermont---

 

January 16th

 

No records for today.

 

January 15th

 

13 Goosander, 2 Pochard, 2 Tree Sparrow, 2 Grey Wagtail, Kingfisher, 2 Raven, Sparrowhawk and 26 Lapwing. In the roost 2 juv Glaucous Gull (one new bird) and first winter Caspian Gull. (T Crawford B Hazell T Marlow)

 

January 14th

 

2 Little Egret, 13 Goosander, 3 Pochard, Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff, c100 Lapwing and Sparrowhawk. In the roost adult and juv Glaucous Gull, second winter Iceland Gull and first winter Caspian Gull. (B Hazell J Judge T Marlow)

 

January 13th

 

21 Goosander. In the roost second winter Iceland Gull, first winter Caspian Gull and adult Med Gull. (T Clermont J Judge T Marlow)

 

Iceland Gull---Theo de Clermont---

 

January 12th

 

18+ Goosander, 6 Tree Sparrow, Pochard, 1+ Grey Wagtail and Peregrine. In the roost first and second winter Glaucous Gull. (T Clermont J Judge T Marlow A Marshall)

 

January 11th

 

14 Goosander, 3 Tree Sparrow, Pochard, c60 Wigeon, Raven and 580+ Lapwing. In the roost two first winter Caspian Gull, adult Med Gull and first winter Glaucous X Herring Gull hybrid. (M Brewer T Clermont B Hazell T Marlow C Matthews)

 

 

January 10th

 

15+ Goosander, 4 Pochard, 2 Tree Sparrow, Chifchaff and 7 Golden Plover. In the roost adult Glaucous Gull (new bird) and first winter Glaucous X Herring Gull hybrid. (B Hazell T Marlow)

 

January 9th

 

10 Goosander, Tree Sparrow, Grey Wagtail, Kingfisher, Coal Tit and Goldcrest. In the roost adult Glaucous Gull and two Med Gull (adult and first winter) (B Hazell I Martindale T Marlow)

 

January 8th

 

12 Goosander, Pochard, 72 Wigeon, 3 Tree Sparrow and Grey Wagtail. (B Hazell)

 

January 7th

 

Little Egret, 25+ Goosander, Pochard, 4 Tree Sparrow, 2 Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff, 13 Gadwall, 25 Wigeon, 80 Teal, Raven and c300 Lapwing. In the roost second winter Glaucous Gull and adult Med Gull. (T Clermont D Edwards S Haynes B Hazell T Marlow K Yates)

 

January 6th

 

Little Egret and 10 Redpoll. In the roost juv Iceland Gull and adult Med Gull. (D Cox D Warner)

 

January 5th

 

9 Goosander, 2 Pochard and 70 Wigeon. In the root adult Glaucous Gull, juv Iceland Gull and adult Med Gull. (K Barnsley P Cox J Judge)

 

January 4th

 

2 Little Egret and 6+ Goosander. In the roost adult and second winter Glaucous Gull, second winter Iceland Gull, first winter Caspian Gull, 2 adult Med Gull and 2+ Yellow-legged Gull. (T Clermont F Cooper J Judge S Valentine)

 

Mediterranean Gull---Theo de Clermont---

 

January 3rd

 

Red-breasted Merganser, Little Egret, Shelduck, 9 Goosander, Shoveler and 54 Wigeon. In the roost juv Glaucous Gull. (T Clermont D Edwards J Judge T Marlow R Pountney)

 

Red-breasted Merganser and Glaucous Gull---Theo de Clermont---

January 2nd

 

4 Red-crested Pochard, c14 Goosander, 10 Pochard and 59 Wigeon. In the roost second winter Iceland Gull, 1+ first winter Caspian Gull and adult Med Gull. (T Clermont F Cooper S Halbert J Judge S Kimpton T Marlow)

 

Iceland Gull---Theo de Clermont---

January 1st

 

4 Red-crested Pochard, 9+ Goosander, Pochard, 9 Gadwall and 35+ Wigeon. In the roost second winter Glaucous Gull, first winter Caspian Gull and adult Med Gull. (45 species for the day see at a glance page) (N Barlow P Cashmore D Cox D Edwards P Hyde J Judge C Potter D Woodward)