Saturday, 24 August 2019

24th August

RSPB Middleton - 5 Garganey still [3 JW south, 1east side benches & 1 NP], 28+ Snipe across the reserve, 2 Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, Little Ringed Plover [West Scrape], Great Egret, 7 Little Egret [East Scrape], Ruff, Redshank [Jubilee North], Yellow Wagtail, 2 Green Sandpiper, Mandarin [North Pit] (D Corfield, M Smiles et al). Osprey East through Jubilee Wetlands at 12.15 (M Wiltshire), Ringed Plover, 4 Green Sandpiper (T Perrins), Peregrine [Dosthill NR] (M Smiles), Hobby [Southern Meadow].
Alvecote - Spotted Flycatcher top of Laundry Lane, 2 Redstart hedge beyond orchard and Great Egret (T Perrins).

Friday, 23 August 2019

23rd August

RSPB Middleton - Osprey through South, Great Egret [Jubilee], 2 Common Sandpiper, Little Ringed Plover [West Scrape], Yellow Wagtail, 6 Snipe [North Pit] (M Smiles). Evening - 5 Garganey [Jubilee South], 16 Snipe, 2 Green Sandpiper.
Alvecote - Redstart, 2 Little Egret (M Scott), 2 Great Egret [Mill Pool] (R Smith).

Thursday, 22 August 2019

22nd August

RSPB Middleton - Tree Pipit over car park (RSPB)
KWP North -
2 Egyptian Geese, Wigeon (C Waring).
Alvecote - Redstart (M Scott)

Wednesday, 21 August 2019

21st August

RSPB Middleton - Whimbrel, Great Egret, 3 Green Sandpiper, 10 Snipe, 2 Egyptian Geese, Garganey, Black-tailed Godwit (D Corfield) plus Hobby and 2 Wigeon (M Smiles), 5 Little Egret, Common Sandpiper, 6 Egyptian Geese ( M Scott).
KWP North - Redstart still in hedgerows around Broomey Croft childrens farm car park (Dianne).

Tuesday, 20 August 2019

20th August

Birchmoor - 3 Ringed Plover (R Smith).
RSPB Middleton - Whimbrel [Jubilee], Spotted Flycatcher [Access Track], Great Egret (RSPB), afternoon - Mandarin, 4 Green Sandpiper, 4 Snipe, [North Pit], Peregrine, 2 + 3 juv Egyptian Geese [Jubilee] (S Atkinson), evening - Garganey, 5 Green Sandpiper, 4 Yellow Wagtail, Hobby, 10+ Snipe (E O'Connor),  Great Egret roosted riverside and same or different Spotted Flycatcher large oak Hall courtyard car park.
KWP North - Redstart still in hedgerows around Broomey Croft childrens farm car park.

Monday, 19 August 2019

19th August

RSPB Middleton - Whimbrel flushed and flew South East [Jubilee] Mandarin, 3 Little Egret [North Pit], 7 Green Sandpiper [Jubilee/North Pit] (R Strong).
Tameside NR & Borrowpit - Wheatear, 4 Little Egret, 2 Kingfisher (S Allison).
Shustoke Res - 2 Hobby, 2 Common Sandpiper, 78 Great Crested Grebe (P Forbes).
KWP North - Redstart still in hedgerows around Broomey Croft childrens farm car park.
Ladywalk NR (WMBC Members only) - 2 Common Gull (P Softley).
Alvecote - 3 Redstart (R Smith).
Birchmoor - 2 Wheatear, 3 Ringed Plover, 5 Red-legged Partridge (M Scott).
Wheatear Tameside - Sean Allison

Sunday, 18 August 2019

18th August

KWP North - Redstart still in hedgerows around Broomey Croft childrens farm car park.
Redstart - KWP Broomey Croft

Saturday, 17 August 2019

17th August

RSPB Middleton - Great Egret [Jubilee] Mandarin, 3 Green Sandpiper, 2 Snipe [North Pit] (M Smiles).
KWP North - Redstart  Broomey Croft childrens farm car park (Dianne).

Friday, 16 August 2019

16th August

Ladywalk NR (WMBC Members only) - Water Rail with chick (M Smiles)

Thursday, 15 August 2019

15th August

Shustoke Res - Hobby, Common Sandpiper, Great Black-backed Gull (P Forbes).
Alvecote - Redstart, 2 Little Egret (M Scott).
RSPB Middleton - Great Egret [West Scrape] 2 Garganey, 2 Little Ringed Plover, 2 Snipe, Goosander [North Pit] (M Smiles). Hobby, 4 Egyptian Geese, 3 Green Sandpiper (D Corfield).