7 December 2014

CWP 44: 16 Tufted Duck, 1 Cormorant, 1 Great-crested Grebe, 47 Red-crested Pochard.     Philip Cooper. Dave Collins

Male and Female Goldeneye amongst other birds at CWP 74 Twitchers Gate.  Mike Ford

Blakehill: 3 Kestrels, 1 buzzard, 2 Short-eared Owls at dusk, 2 Stonechat, 2 Raven. Snipe, 16+ Meadow Pipit, 1 Fieldfare, 1 Chiffchaff and two large Starling flocks totalling 400+ heading towards CWP. Dave Collins.  Jon Mercer. Martin Adlam. Jane Deacon

CWP 15:  33 Canada geese including four with neck-collars and in a flock of 15 tufted duck a female with a pale blue nasal tag, too far away to read, but probably tagged in France.   Nick Adams

Along Wickwater Lane:   2 lesser redpoll and a tit flock containing two chiffchaff, one of which looked and sounded like the race tristis. Nick Adams

WeBS Highlights:

CWP125/126: 147 Coot, 22 Tufted Duck, 32 Teal, 4 Lapwing, 2 Egyptian Goose, 1 Kingfisher   John Durell

CWP124: 32 Pochard, 3 Goldeneye    John Durell

CWP115/123: 34 Pochard, 18 Goldeneye   John Durell

CWP116: 111 Wigeon, 117 Greylag Goose, 1 Goldeneye, 1 Little Grebe   John  Durell

CWP114: 134 Tufted Duck, 17 Red-crested Pochard, 4 Goldeneye, 12 Pochard, 4 Wigeon   John Durell.

Cleveland Lakes Reserve: 858 Wigeon, 296 Coot, 99 Pochard, 57 Gadwall, 13 Goldeneye, 53 Tufted Duck, 123 Teal, 23 Great Crested Grebe,  12 Shoveler, 60 Lapwing, 6 Water rail, 2 Snipe, 3 Pintail, 5 Mute Swan, 9 Moorhen, 22 Mallard, 2 Little Grebe, 3 Little Egret, 1 Greylag Goose, 11 Grey Heron, 23 Cormorant (Total: 1695 waterbirds) (Gareth Harris)

Plus also 3 singing Cetti’s Warbler, Buzzard, 2 Bullfinch, 10 Long-tailed Tit, Goldcrest, 15+Goldfinch, 2 Jay, 3 Meadow Pipit,  70+ Fieldfare, 90+ Redwing, 10 Reed Bunting, Song Thrush (Gareth Harris)

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