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Steve Hiner (Natural England Reserve Manager) 30/06/2015 Mallard 2 Will Pits Scrape, Tufted Duck 1 Will Pits Scrape, Marsh harrier 2 1 cream crown, Crowle, 1 male New Moor, Kestrel 2 Bank Top, Coot 1 Will Pits Scrape, Black Headed Gull 12 Will Pits Scrape, Cuckoo 1 NNR shed, Swift 3 Will Pits Scrape, Magpie 2 Bank Top, Chiffchaff 1 Will Pits, 1 NNR shed, Blackcap 1 NNR shed, Siskin 1 over NNR shed. Grass Snake 1 Will Pits Scrape viewing mound, Common Lizard 2 : 1 viewing mound, 1 NNR shed, Adder 1 female under wood pile NNR shed.

Bryan Wainwright 30/06/2015 Shelduck 2 and 4 unfledged young, Teal 4, Grey Partridge 2 fields before Creyke's, Grey Heron 1 Northern Goole Moor, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Sparrowhawk 1 female, Kestrel 1, Hobby 2, Lapwing 50, Little Ringed Plover 2 W pools Goole Moor, Ringed Plover 2 W pools Goole Moor, Redshank 3 and 2 unfledged young W pools Goole Moor, Black-headed Gull 8, Lesser Black-backed Gull 1, Cuckoo 3, Swift 4, Skylark 3, Sand Martin 4, Grasshopper Warbler 2, Starling 2, Siskin 1 Will Pits Scrape, Yellowhammer 1. Also Brown Hare 1, Red Deer 8 E side Goole Moor.

Bryan Wainwright 28/06/2015 Mallard 12, Marsh Harrier 2, Coot 2 a pair with 2 unfledged young just E of Paraffin Cuttings, Lapwing 12, Turtle Dove 1 perched Green Belt, Cuckoo 4, Swift 70, Skylark 5, Swallow 5, House Martin 6, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Song Thrush 1. Also Roe Deer 3, Fox 1 field track approach to Creyke's gate, Brown Hare 1.

Martin Warne 27/06/2015 Marsh Harrier 1, Kestrel 1, Hobby 1, Water Rail 1, Cuckoo 1, Turtle Dove 2 Durhams Garden, Swift 50, Stonechat 3.

Bryan Wainwright 25/06/2015 Shelduck 2 a pair with 4 unfledged young Crowle North Marsh. FIRST CONFIRMED BREEDING OF THIS SPECIES, Shoveler 5, Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 3, Kestrel 2, Hobby 1, Coot 2 a pair with 2 unfledged young just E of Paraffin Cuttings, Lapwing 16, Redshank 5, Black-headed Gull 8, Cuckoo 3, Swift 30, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Jay 1, Skylark 5, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Starling 3 W pools Goole Moor, Blackbird 4, Song Thrush 3, Stonechat 1 male road, House Sparrow 20 at least Creyke's Crossing, Yellow Wagtail 1, Meadow Pipit 6, Linnet 2, Yellowhammer 4. Also Fox 1 Crowle North Marsh, Roe Deer 1, Red Deer 3 Blackwater Dyke Will Pits. Ringlet 1, Small Tortoiseshell, Meadow Brown, Red Admiral.

Bev Baxter Ringing Creyke's Gate 24/06/2015 Chiffchaff 1, Willow Warbler 14, Blackcap 1, Garden Warbler 2, Whitethroat 1.

Bev Baxter Ringing Top House Farm (W of railway so just outside the recording area) 23/06/2015 Swallow 10, Mistle Thrush 3.

Tom Lowe 23/06/2015 Marsh Harrier 6, Grey Heron 5 N over Goole Fields, Buzzard 5, Kestrel 4, Hobby 2, Lapwing 29 W pools Goole Moor inc. 5 chicks, Little Ringed Plover 2 W pools Goole Moor, Ringed Plover 3 W pools Goole Moor, Curlew 20 (7 SW 06.30 then 13 W 09.05), Redshank 2 W pools Goole Moor, Snipe 1 drumming Goole Moor, Cuckoo 1, Nightjar 1 churring W end Goole Moor, Swift 200, Grasshopper Warbler 1 Goole Moor, Yellow Wagtail 9 (two pairs with young), Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 4.

Bryan Wainwright 23/06/2015 Tufted Duck 5, Little Egret 1 flew N along W side landing at least twice, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 2, Hobby 1 perched Green Belt, Moorhen 1, Lapwing 8, Little Ringed Plover 2 W pools Goole Moor, Ringed Plover 2 W pools Goole Moor, Curlew 6 over going SW, first 5 together and 1 much later, Redshank 2, Lesser Black-backed Gull 2, Cuckoo 5, Swift 70, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Skylark 4, Swallow 8, House Martin 3, Chiffchaff 4, Blackcap 3, Grasshopper Warbler 3, Blackbird 6, Song Thrush 3, Stonechat 1 male road, Meadow Pipit 6, Goldfinch 2, Linnet 4, Yellowhammer 2. Also Fox 3 female and two cubs Bank Top, Goole Moor, Roe Deer 1.

Martin Warne 21/06/2015 Marsh Harrier 2, Kestrel 1, Hobby 1, Cuckoo 2, Swift 80, Swallow 15, House Martin 12, Stonechat 1, Also Roe Deer 1.

Bryan Wainwright, Richard Sprakes, Dave Hursthouse and Martin Warne (in part) 21/06/2015 Shelduck 4, Marsh Harrier 3, Sparrowhawk 1 female, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 2, Hobby 2, Lapwing 14, Little Ringed Plover 1 W pools Goole Moor, Redshank 5, Black-headed Gull 8, Lesser Black-backed Gull 6, Cuckoo 4, Swift 40, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Skylark 3, Swallow 6, House Martin 10, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Stonechat 5 fledged young Middle Moor Tram, Grey Wagtail 1 SW over Middle Moor and calling, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Meadow Pipit 10, Goldfinch 2, Siskin 2 (Middle Moor and Bank Top), Linnet 4, Yellowhammer 1.

Bryan Wainwright 20/06/2015 Gadwall 2, Teal 30, Mallard 6 and 9 young, Shoveler 6, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Moorhen 2, Coot 1, Lapwing 8, Curlew 8 over W side few calls going SW 06.00, Redshank 5, Black-headed Gull 7, Lesser Black-backed Gull 1 adult, Stock Dove 1, Cuckoo 2, Swift 20, Great Spotted Woodpecker 2, Jay 1, Great Tit 1, Skylark 4, Swallow 4, House Martin 6, Chiffchaff 2, Blackcap 1, Grasshopper Warbler 3, Blackbird 3, Song Thrush 2, Robin 2, Stonechat 2 road, Meadow Pipit 23, Linnet 2, Yellowhammer 2, Reed Bunting 8. Also Roe Deer 3, Fox 1 Bank Top, Will Pits.

Martin Warne 19/06/2015 Woodcock 2 overhead at Blackwater Dyke late pm, Nightjar 1 churring 20/06/15 early am, Grasshopper Warbler 1 reeling late pm, Also Roe Deer 2.

Bryan Wainwright 19/06/2015 Gadwall 3, Teal 10, Mallard 14, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 2, Sparrowhawk 1 female, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 3, Lapwing 4, Little Ringed Plover 1 colliery area smaller conrete area calling before off high SW, Black-headed Gull 5 including 1 fledged young, Lesser Black-backed Gull 1 adult, Turtle Dove 3 one halfway Collis's Tram purring (half-grown dense birch) another flew by, 1 halfway Limberlost Tram purring (half-grown dense birch), Cuckoo 5, Swift 50, Jay 1, Carrion Crow 8, Willow Tit 1 calling in tit flock Will Pits, Skylark 7, Swallow 4, House Martin 8, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 10, Blackcap 8, Garden Warbler 6, Lesser Whitethroat 1 singing colliery area, Whitethroat 12, Reed Warbler 2, Blackbird 7, Song Thrush 3, Stonechat 6 platform 2 adults and 4 fledged young, House Sparrow 10 Creyke's Crossing, Tree Pipit 1 singing Lonesome Pine Tram, Meadow Pipit 5, Chaffinch 4, Goldfinch 6, Linnet 2, Bullfinch 5 S end of moors, Yellowhammer 4. Also Roe Deer 2 including 1 Spotted young Lonesome Pine Tram, Red Deer 2 Goole Fields, Stoat 1 limestone road at Green Belt. And 58 Bee Orchids.

Tom Lowe 18/06/2015 Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Sparrowhawk 2, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 6, Hobby 2, Lapwing 8 W pools Goole Moor, Little Ringed Plover 2 W pools Goole Moor, Ringed Plover 2 W pools Goole Moor, Redshank 2 W pools Goole Moor, Snipe 1 drumming Goole Moor, Cuckoo 2, Nightjar 3 W end Goole Moor, Swift 420 mainly W, Swallow 50, Garden Warbler 4, Grasshopper Warbler 2 Goole Moor, Tree Pipit 1 singing N edge Goole Moor, Yellowhammer 4 singing.

Bryan Wainwright 18/06/2015 Gadwall 1, Teal 4, Mallard 10, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 1, Hobby 1, Lapwing 22, Redshank 3, Snipe 2 drumming W floods and Goole Moor, Black-headed Gull 5, Cuckoo 3, Swift 280, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Magpie 1, Carrion Crow 10, Skylark 3, Swallow 3, House Martin 8, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 6, Whitethroat 5, Reed Warbler 2, Blackbird 2, Dunnock 1, House Sparrow 4 Creyke's Crossing, Meadow Pipit 2, Chaffinch 2, Linnet 2, Yellowhammer 1. Also Roe Deer 1, Red Deer 9 altogether 8 female and 1 male E end Goole Moor, Brown Hare 1, Rabbit 6.

Roy Frost, B Frost 17/06/2015 Marsh Harrier 1 a male seen twice N of Will Pits, Turtle Dove 2 N over the goat compound on Crowle Moors, Willow Tit 1 Thousand Acre Drain, Grasshopper Warbler 1 one singing between the observation tower and Angle Drain. Also Roe Deer 1 a female with a fawn in oilseed rape on Crowle Moor, just E of the Bailey Bridge. Along Angle Drain, numerous nymph Field Grasshoppers, 2 nymph Bog Bush Crickets and many adult Common Green Grasshoppers. E edge of Will Pits large lake, a teneralBlack-tailed Skimmer.

Steve Hiner (Natural England Reserve Manager) 17/06/2015 Teal 4 Paraffin, Mallard 12 Paraffin, Shoveler 2 Paraffin, Tufted Duck 2 Will Pits scrape, Grey Heron 1 Creykes, Marsh Harrier 1 New Moor, Buzzard 2 1 Paraffin, 1 Crowle, Hobby 2 Pony Bridge Marsh, Turtle Dove 1 Green Belt, Cuckoo 3 1 Will Pits, 1 Green Belt, 1 Middle Moor, Swift 62 35 Paraffin, 27 Green Belt, Jay 1 Green Belt, Blue Tit 4 Green Belt, Great Tit 1 Green Belt, Chiffchaff 4 1 Creykes, 2 Green Belt, 1 Middle Moor, Willow warbler 3 1 Will Pits, 2 Green Belt, Blackcap 2 1 Will Pits, 1 Green Belt, Garden Warbler 1 Green Belt. Grasshopper Warbler 1 Green Belt, Reed Warbler 1 Green Belt, Meadow Pipit 1 Creykes, Chaffinch 2 1 Geen Belt, 1 Middle Moor, Linnet 2 Blue Bridge, Bullfinch 1 Green Belt. Also Adder 3 females, Green Belt Common Lizard 1 Middle Moor (Darren Whitaker).

Bryan Wainwright 17/06/2015 Shelduck 1, Tufted Duck 3, Marsh Harrier 3 including a female that caught and carried off a Water Vole from W side floods, seen very well, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Lapwing 3, Cuckoo 6, Swift 14, Great Spotted Woodpecker 2, Magpie 2, Jay 3, Blue Tit 10, Skylark 6 of which 3 fledged young approach track to Creyke's gate, Swallow 1, Long-tailed Tit 6, Meadow Pipit 6, Linnet 3, Yellowhammer 1. Also Water Vole 1 Marsh Harrier prey, Roe Deer 2, Red Deer 3 including 2 well grown but still spotted young N edge, Brown Hare 4 Goole Fields.

Tom Lowe 17/06/2015 Shelduck 6 flew E, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 5, Hobby 2, Curlew 1 SW over Goole Fields, Tawny Owl 1, Nightjar 1 churring E end Goole Moor, Starling 44 flew W.

Tom Lowe 16/06/2015 Water Rail 2, Cuckoo 1, Nightjar 1 N edge Goole Moor. Also Ghost Moth 6.

Bryan Wainwright 16/06/2015 Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Little Ringed Plover 2 smaller concrete area, Cuckoo 2, Swift 20, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Magpie 6, Skylark 1, Swallow 2, House Martin 2, Chiffchaff 3, Willow Warbler 8, Lesser Whitethroat 1 colliery area, Whitethroat 12, Reed Warbler 3 Bell's, Blackbird 4, Song Thrush 2, Mistle Thrush 2, House Sparrow 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Chaffinch 2, Goldfinch 3, Linnet 3, Yellowhammer 1.

Steve Hiner (Natural England Reserve Manager) 16/06/2015 Buzzard 1 Inkle Moor Pond, Sedge Warbler 1 western edge of moor. Also Broad-bodied Chaser1 female, tilting weir

Janet Jackson 15/05/2015 Long-eared Owl 1 flying colliery area pm

Bryan Wainwright 15/06/2015 Mallard 6, Turtle Dove 3 (2 colliery area, 1 Durham's Garden), Cuckoo 1, Swift 3, Skylark 3, Swallow 5, House Martin 3, Lesser Whitethroat 1 colliery area, Reed Warbler 4 Bell's, Goldfinch 13, Bullfinch 1, Yellowhammer 1. Also Roe Deer 2, Mole 1 dead Durham's Garden.PLEASE NOTE: ALL THE TEMPORARY CLOSED OFF AREA IS NOW RE-OPEN.

Martin Warne 14/06/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 1, Gadwall 3, Teal 6, Mallard 6, Shoveler 3, Red-legged Partridge 1 on track to Creykes Gate, Pheasant 5,.. Little Grebe 3, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Coot 1, Lapwing 27, Ringed Plover 1 West side Pools, Redshank 2, Black-headed Gull 3, Herring Gull 1, Cuckoo 4 (2 on Crowle Moor), Swift 52, Magpie 2, Skylark 5, Swallow 49, House Martin 23, Chiffchaff 1, Willow Warbler 7, Whitethroat 5, Stonechat 2, Yellow Wagtail 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Meadow Pipit 9, Linnet 2, Reed Bunting 6, Also Roe Deer 2.

Bryan Wainwright WeBs 14/06/2015 Tufted Duck 5, Greylag Goose (domestic) 2, Gadwall 2, Teal 21, Mallard 34, Shoveler 5, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 1, Coot 2, Lapwing 8, Little Ringed Plover 2, Ringed Plover 1, Redshank 3, Black-headed Gull 13, Lesser Black-backed Gull 2, Herring Gull 3, Cuckoo 2, Swift 130, Skylark 3, Swallow 22, House Martin 24, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Stonechat 1 male, Bullfinch 2. Also Roe Deer 2.

John Durrant 13/06/2015 Nightjar 1 or more churring in colliery area near road, Green Woodpecker 1 calling Recreation Ground and colliery nearby several times in last few days.

Bryan Wainwright 13/06/2015 Buzzard 1, Redshank 1, Cuckoo 2, Skylark 2, Swift 3, Swallow 20 perched in rain, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Stonechat 1 male, Yellow Wagtail 1. Also Roe Deer 4.

Steve Hiner (Natural England Reserve Manager) 12/06/2015 Mallard 7 1 female with 6 young will pits, bank top, Marsh Harrier 1 male took 1 of above young (with Martin Warne), Black Necked grebe 2 Will Pits Scrape, Hobby 1 Bank Top. Also Adder 3: 1 male, barrier bank top, 1 male road, Will Pits, 1 dead, S+C Floods (road kill)

Martin Warne, Steve Hiner (in part) 12/06/2015 Mallard 1 Bank Top with 6 ducklings one of which was taken by a Male Marsh Harrier, Gadwall 1, Teal 10, Tufted Duck 1, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 1, Redshank 2, Cuckoo 3, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Willow Tit 2, Reed Warbler 4, Stonechat 2, Yellow Wagtail 2, Yellowhammer 5, Also Grass Snake 1, Adder 1, Roe Deer 2, Red Deer 7, Common Lizard 1, Large Heath 21, Large Skipper 2, Black-tailed Skimmer 2.

Irvin Payne LATE NEWS 13/05/2015 MONTAGU'S HARRIER 1 male 11.30 going SW over W side of moors seen well.

Bryan Wainwright 12/06/2015 Tufted Duck 7, Black-necked Grebe 2 Will Pits Scrape, Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 2, Lapwing 26, Redshank 3, Cuckoo 3, Skylark 3, Goldfinch 5, Hobby 1, Little Grebe 1, Little Ringed Plover 1, Stock Dove 5, Turtle Dove 6 (3 colliery area, 2 purring; 2 purring Bell's, 1 N end Will Pits), Great Spotted Woodpecker 2, Swift 120, Swallow 4, House Martin 1, Bullfinch 3, Magpie 9 together colliery area, Song Thrush 8,Lesser Whitethroat 2 pit tip widely apart and singing, Chiffchaff 3, Linnet 3, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Stonechat 3, Yellow Wagtail 1. Also Roe Deer 4 adults and a spotted young Bank Top at Pony Bridge Marsh. 

 

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Roe Deer Will Pits (Bryan Wainwright 2015) 

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 Southern Marsh Orchid (Bryan Wainwright 2015) 

Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley 11/06/2015 Gadwall 2, Teal 2, Mallard 20, Shoveler 12, Tufted Duck 6, Marsh Harrier 5, Buzzard 6, Kestrel 3, Hobby 5, Moorhen 2, Cuckoo 3, Swift 100, Great Spotted Woodpecker 2, Chiffchaff 4, Willow Warbler 5, Blackcap 8, Garden Warbler 9, Whitethroat 3, Sedge Warbler 6, Reed Warbler 3, Wren 10, Meadow Pipit 3, Chaffinch 6, Yellowhammer 2.

Bryan Wainwright (in part Robert Broch, Rob Watson) 11/06/2015 Shelduck 2, Gadwall 4, Tufted Duck 7, Marsh Harrier 4, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 4, Water Rail 2, Lapwing 6, Redshank 2, Cuckoo 3, Skylark 4, Tree Pipit 1 half way across N end Goole Moor singing, Goldfinch 2, Yellowhammer 1. Also Roe Deer 2 and a half grown young E end Goole Moor Tram, Brown Hare 1, Mole 1 dead E end N edge.

Bryan Wainwright 10/06/2015 Teal 8, Tufted Duck 3, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 5, Lapwing 18, Redshank 2, Turtle Dove 3 S side Will Pits all purring, Cuckoo 6, Swift 80, Great Spotted Woodpecker 4, Great Tit 2, Skylark 4, Swallow 4, House Martin 6, Starling 1, Yellow Wagtail 4, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Meadow Pipit 5. Also Roe Deer 4 spotted young. (2 W end Goole Moor and 2 Bank Top, Goole Moor). Green-veined White, Small White, Large Heath, Meadow Brown, Common Blue, Small Tortoiseshell. 

 

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 Bee Orchid (Bryan Wainwright 2015) 

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Bee Orchid (Bryan Wainwright 2015) 

Irvin Payne 10/06/2015 Hobby 2, Turtle Dove 1 Green Belt, Stonechat 6 young together.

Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley 10/06/2015 Shelduck 2, Shoveler 9, Little Grebe 3, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 8, Kestrel 4, Hobby 1, Lapwing 13, Little Ringed Plover 1, Black-headed Gull 30, Herring Gull 3, Cuckoo 3, Swift 300, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Jay 1, Swallow 4, House Martin 30, Chiffchaff 3, Willow Warbler 7, Blackcap 6, Garden Warbler 5, Whitethroat 4, Sedge Warbler 5, Reed Warbler 3, Stonechat 1, Meadow Pipit 2.

Robert Broch 09/06/2015 Tree Pipit 5 Crowle Moor 2 central and 3 N end.

Steve Hiner (Natural England Reserve Manager) 10/06/2015 Teal 6 1 female, 5 young Mill Drain, Will Pits, Marsh Harrier 2 cream crowns, New Moor, Sparrowhawk 1 male, New Moor, Lapwing 4 Snaith & Cowick Floods, Willow Warbler 1 NNR shed, Yellow Wagtail 2 Creykes. Also Stoat 1 with water vole in mouth, Paraffin.

Steve Hiner (Natural England Reserve Manager) 09/06/2015 Teal 2 Paraffin, Mallard 6 Paraffin, Shoveler 2 Paraffin, Little Grebe 1 Paraffin, Marsh Harrier 3 cream crowns, New Moor, Cuckoo 3 1 Bells, 1 New Moor, 1 Southern Canals, Great Tit 1 Southern Canals, Swift 32 Paraffin, House Martin 4 Creykes, Willow Warbler 2, Sedge Warbler 1 western edge of moor, Blackbird 1 Green Belt, Mistle Thrush 7 Green Belt. Also Common Shrew 1 western edge of moor. Common Lizard 1 western edge of moor.

Bryan Wainwright 09/06/2015 Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 2, Water Rail 1, Lapwing 19, Redshank 2, Snipe 1 drumming Mill Drain Marsh, Herring Gull 1, Stock Dove 4, Swift 60, Great Spotted Woodpecker 3, Willow Tit 1 Swinefleet Warping Drain at Pony Bridge Marsh, Skylark 1, Swallow 5, House Martin 10, Yellow Wagtail 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2. Also Roe Deer 1 spotted young Will Pits, Fox 2 NE end Green Belt and Bank Top, Goole Moor, Red Deer 2. Bee Orchid 24.

Peter Hinks, Brian Smith 09/06/2015 Kestrel 1, Gadwall 2, Shoveler 6, Grey Partridge 2 Top Moor Farm, Marsh Harrier 3, Hobby 1. Also Brown Hare 1 Goole Fields.

Tom Lowe 09/06/2015 Mute Swan 1 NE over Red House Farm, Shelduck 3,Quail 1 snging Goole Fields, Marsh Harrier 3, Hobby 2, Lapwing 8 W pools Goole Moor, Little Ringed Plover 2 W pools Goole Moor, Ringed Plover 2 W pools Goole Moor, Turtle Dove 2 pair Swinefleet disused peatworks, Cuckoo 2, Nightjar 3 W end Goole Moor, Grasshopper Warbler 2 Goole Moor. Also Fox 1 Goole Moor.

Tom Lowe 08/06/2015 Nightjar 2 churring W pools Goole Moor. Also Hedgehog1 W pools Goole Moor.

Bryan Wainwright, Richard Sprakes 07/06/2015 Shelduck 4 Tufted Duck 3 Marsh Harrier 3 Sparrowhawk 1 Crowle Moor Buzzard 4 Kestrel 4 Hobby 3 Lapwing 20 Little Ringed Plover 2 Goole Moor W pools Redshank 6 Black-headed Gull 20 Turtle Dove 5 Crowle Moor footpath from goat field to car park 4 heard and 1 or more seen Cuckoo 2 Swift 200 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Crowle Moor Magpie 3 Jay 1 Skylark 3 Swallow 6 House Martin 8 Chiffchaff 4 Willow Warbler 4 Blackcap 10 Garden Warbler 8 Whitethroat 12 Grasshopper Warbler 2 Sedge Warbler 5 Reed Warbler 3 Blackbird 2 Song Thrush 2 Yellow Wagtail 2 Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 3 Goldfinch 4 Linnet 3 Bullfinch 1 Yellowhammer 4 Also Roe Deer 2. Adder 1 female Will Pits T junction on road. Hairy Dragonfly female Will Pits Scrape. Common Carder Bee 1.

Rob Watson 06/05/2015 Teal 4 Will Pits Scrape, Shoveler 1 Will Pits Scrape, Tufted Duck 3 Will Pits Scrape, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 1, Hobby 1, Cuckoo 3 ( 2 Will Pits seen + 1 calling from south of moors), 

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Cuckoo (Rob Watson 2015) 

 

Swift 100 all over moors just about the only thing flying in strong winds, Swallow 20 Crowle goat field, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 5, Blackcap 3, Garden Warbler 1, Whitethroat 6, Stonechat 1 male carrying food central moors, Tree Sparrow 1 seen some more heard from thick cover nr. Crowle goat field, Yellowhammer 2 a pair. Also Common Blue and Speckled Wood butterflies and flowering Marsh Cinquefoil. 

 

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Marsh Cinquefoil (Rob Watson 2015) 

 

Bryan Wainwright 06/06/2015 Shelduck 4, Grey Heron 3 N over Goole Moor, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 2, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Lapwing 15, Redshank 2, Black-headed Gull 20, Cuckoo 2, Swift 80, Skylark 3, Swallow 1, House Martin 20, Stonechat 2, Yellow Wagtail 1, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Tree Pipit 1 Goole Moor, Goldfinch 3, Linnet 1, Yellowhammer 2. Also Brown Hare 7, Roe Deer 2, Red Deer 4 W end Goole Moor. Painted Lady 1 Goole Moor.

Martin Warne 06/06/2015 Red-legged Partridge 1 On track leading to Creykes Gate, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Redshank 2, Cuckoo 3, Swift c100, Swallow 5, House Martin 30, Stonechat 1, Yellow Wagtail 1, Yellowhammer 1, Also Grass Snake 1 Bank Top, Hairy Dragonfly 1 Male Green Belt, Roe Deer 2, Brown Hare 4. 

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Hornet (Martin Warne 2015) 

 

Julian Small (Senior Reserve Manager Natural England) 05/06/2015 Hobby 1, Willow Tit 1, Tree Pipit 1 singing Lonesome Pine Tram, Bullfinch 4, Yellowhammer 1 singing Lonesome Pine Tram.

Tom Lowe 04/06/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 39, Shelduck 3, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 4, Hobby 3, Cuckoo 3, Tawny Owl 4 family calling.

Martin Warne 04/06/2015 Gadwall 2, Teal 2, Marsh Harrier 1, Kestrel 1, Oystercatcher 1 West side Pools, Redshank 3, Cuckoo 2, Great Spotted Woodpecker 2, Jay 1, Stonechat 2 Middle Moor, Yellow Wagtail 1, Yellowhammer 2, Also Brown Argus 1 Swinefleet Warping Drain.

Ben Steel (evening visit) 03/05/2015 Canada Goose 1 Paraffin area, Teal 7, Shoveler 8, Tufted Duck 1, Little Grebe 2, Marsh Harrier 5, Hobby 1, Water Rail 3 calling middle moor different sites, Coot 4, Oystercatcher 1, Lapwing 13, Redshank 5, Woodcock 1 roding Green Belt, Snipe 3 drumming, Turtle Dove 3 Green Belt, Cuckoo 4, Long-eared Owl 1 hunting Middle Moor and probably same later Green Belt, Nightjar 5 (4 Green Belt, 1 west edge Goole Moor), Yellow Wagtail 2.

Bryan Wainwright 03/06/2015 Shelduck 2, Tufted Duck 11, Red-legged Partridge 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 7, Coot 3, Oystercatcher 3 W side floods, Lapwing 14, Redshank 6, Black-headed Gull 30, Turtle Dove 1 on post purring Red House Farm, Cuckoo 3, Barn Owl 1, Swift 30, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Skylark 2, Stonechat 1, Tree Sparrow 3 (1 Swinefleet gate and 2 Creyke's Crossing), Goldfinch 2. Also Brown Hare 1, Roe Deer 2.

Tom Lowe 03/06/2015 Greylag Goose (domestic) 14 and young Crowle North Marsh, Shoveler 12, Teal 8, Marsh Harrier 3 males, Buzzard 2, Hobby 1, Water Rail 3 singing Goole Moor, Lapwing 6, Cuckoo 3, Long-eared Owl 2 squeaking juvs between Will Pits and Goole Moor Tram and possible adult in flight in dark, Sedge Warbler 6, Reed Warbler 4.

Martin Warne 03/06/2015 Gadwall 2, Teal 3, Mallard 8, Shoveler 4, Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 1, Lapwing 4, Black-headed Gull 29, Cuckoo 2, Swift 1, Willow Tit 1, Chiffchaff 5, Willow Warbler 5, Blackcap 8, Whitethroat 1, Sedge Warbler 2, Meadow Pipit 9, Linnet 2, Reed Bunting 5, Also Hornet 1 Swinefleet Warping Drain.

Phil Lee 03/06/2015 Willow Tit 1 Crowle Moor, Nightjar 1 Crowle Moor churred briefly.

Bernard & Maureen Featherstone 03/06/2015 Brown Argus Will Pits Scrape.

Bryan Wainwright 03/06/2015 Shelduck 1, Red-legged Partridge 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Hobby 1, Lapwing 10, Redshank 3, Black-headed Gull 22 (11 nests W side), Cuckoo 3, Swift 14, Jay 1, Skylark 3, Swallow 3, House Martin 4, Long-tailed Tit 7 family Will Pits, Tree Sparrow 4 (1 Swinefleet gate and 3 Creyke's Crossing), Goldfinch 2. Also Brown Hare 1, Roe Deer 1.

Bryan Wainwright 02/06/2015 Shelduck 1, Red-legged Partridge 1, Grey Heron 1, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Lapwing 6 and four chicks W pools Goole Moor, Little Ringed Plover 1 W pools Goole Moor, Redshank 5, Stock Dove 1, Cuckoo 1, Swift 60, Jay 1, Skylark 3, Swallow 5, House Martin 16, Chiffchaff 1, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Stonechat 4 pair with 2 fledged young Fison's Road, Yellow Wagtail 1, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Yellowhammer 2. Also Brown Hare 2.