Article Index

Bryan Wainwright, Bev Baxter, Rebekah Beaumont, Ron Moat, Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley, James Hinchliffe 30/06/2018 Marsh Harrier 4, Crane 2, Black-tailed Godwit 10 E, Black-headed Gull 300 with about 200 young, 11 of which we ringed.

Martin Warne, Helen Kirk 29/06/2018 Marsh Harrier 2, Sparrowhawk 1, Kestrel 1, Hobby 1, Water Rail 1, Curlew 1 heard calling, Cuckoo 2, Cetti`s Warbler 1, Yellow Wagtail 1.

Bryan Wainwright 29/06/2018 Marsh Harrier 4, Hobby 1, Crane 2, Lapwing 20, Green Sandpiper 1, Great Spotted Woodpecker 2, Cetti's Warbler 1.

George Day, Tim Jones 27/06/2018 Spotted Crake 1 heard late at night calling Creyke’s area (while helping with Nightjar tagging).

David Slack 26/06/2018 Greylag Goose (domestic) 25, Tufted Duck 3, Little Grebe 3, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Hobby 1, Crane 2, Avocet 1, Lapwing 18, Snipe 1, Cuckoo 3, Swift 2, Skylark 3, Stonechat 1, Goldfinch 2, Reed Bunting 8. Red Deer 3 including very young one, Brown Hare 1.

Steve Hiner 26/06/2018 Greylag Goose (domestic) 17, Gadwall 5, Mallard 3, Crane 4, Black-headed Gull 50, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 4, Blackcap 2, Sedge Warbler 1, Reed Warbler 1.

Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley 26/06/2018 Wigeon 5, Gadwall 3, Shoveler 6, Tufted Duck 8, Little Grebe 2, Marsh Harrier 5, Buzzard 2, Hobby 3, Avocet 1 W side floods, Snipe 2, Curlew 1, Lesser Black-backed Gull 1, Cuckoo 2, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Willow Tit 3, Cetti's Warbler 2, Chiffchaff 5, Willow Warbler 12, Blackcap 23, Garden Warbler 6, Whitethroat 8, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 3, Reed Warbler 11, Stonechat 3. Red Deer 3.

Martin Warne 25/06/2018 Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 1, Hobby 4, Water Rail 1, Crane 1, Cuckoo 1, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Stonechat 1.

Martin Warne 24/06/2018 Marsh Harrier 4, Hobby 5, Peregrine 2 (1 observed catching Odonata), Crane 2, Cuckoo 2, Willow Tit 2, Cetti’s Warbler 1, Stonechat 3.

Martin Warne 22/06/2018 Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 3 x 1 observed taking BH Gull young, Turtle Dove 1 Pit Top, Cuckoo 2, Jay 1, Stonechat 5. 

Mark Battersby 22/06/2018 Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Hobby 1, Turtle Dove 1, Cuckoo 2, Nightjar 1 (photo), Long-tailed Tit 10, Sedge Warbler 5.

Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley (Bryan Wainwright in part) 22/06/2018 Shoveler 28, Tufted Duck 6, Little Grebe 1 With 1 chick, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 2, Hobby 6, Water Rail 1, Crane 2, Redshank 2, Lesser Black-backed Gull 1, Cuckoo 5, Swift 100, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Willow Tit 1, Swallow 5, House Martin 2, Cetti's Warbler 1, Long-tailed Tit 1, Chiffchaff 6, Willow Warbler 14, Blackcap 16, Garden Warbler 5, Whitethroat 11, Sedge Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 8, Stonechat 3.

Steve Hiner 21/06/2018 Marsh Harrier 1 male Inkle Flatts, Buzzard 1 Inkle Flatts, Kestrel 1 Inkle Flatts, Hobby 1 Will Pits, Crane 2, Cetti’s Warbler 1 bank top barrier, Chiffchaff 2.

Bryan Wainwright 21/06/2018 Crane 2. Adder 1 limestone road.

Bryan Wainwright 20/06/2018 Marsh Harrier 4, Hobby 3, Water Rail 2, Crane 2. Common Lizard 1.

Martin Warne, Helen Kirk, Ian McDonald 20/06/2018 Shoveler 6, Tufted Duck 2, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 3 x 2 observed taking BH Gull young, Kestrel 1, Lapwing 33, Cuckoo 1, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Cetti’s Warbler 1, Bullfinch 3.

Bryan Wainwright 19/06/2018 Shoveler 13, Tufted Duck 1, Cormorant 1 S, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 1, Hobby 2, Water Rail 3, Oystercatcher 1 over Will Pits Scrape calling, Yellow-legged Gull 1 adult on W side, Stonechat 6 And 2 juveniles Blackwater Dike. Red Deer 1. Grass Snake 1 across Middle Moor Tram near road.

Bryan Wainwright, Tom Haslam 18/06/2018 Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 4, Hobby 2, Nightjar 1 flushed by dog walkers colliery area, Stonechat 2.

Martin Warne. Photos: Large Skipper x1, Large Heath x6

Bev Baxter, James Hinchliffe, Ron Moat, Rebekah Beaumont 16/06/2018 Pochard 2 Paraffin floods, Black-headed Gull 200 With 12 chicks ringed.

David Slack 15/06/2018 Marsh Harrier 5 (2 male), Buzzard 1, Hobby 6, Black-headed Gull 200 (45 chicks), Stonechat 1, Meadow Pipit 3, Reed Bunting 5.

Bryan Wainwright, Steve Hiner (WeBs) 15/06/2018 Greylag Goose (domestic) 13, Gadwall 37 With 8 unfledged young seen with 1 female at Paraffin floods, Teal 17, Mallard 21, Shoveler 15, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 1, Water Rail 2 NE end Goole Moor one seen running through reeds, Moorhen 1, Coot 4 and at least 2 young, Crane 4, Lapwing 15, Snipe 1, Lesser Black-backed Gull 2, Black-headed Gull 250 with at least 50 unfledged young, Cuckoo 5, Swift 50, Willow Tit 2 Will Pits, Skylark 2, Willow Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 1, Reed Warbler 2, Stonechat 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Meadow Pipit 4, Chaffinch 2, Yellowhammer 1, Roe Deer 1.

Martin Warne 14/06/2018 Gadwall 27, Teal 12, Shoveler 16, Tufted Duck 2, Little Grebe 2, Marsh Harrier 1, Kestrel 1, Hobby 3, Peregrine 1 west side pools, Cuckoo 1, Swift 60, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Willow Tit 1, House Martin 7, Cetti’s Warbler 1, Stonechat 1, Bullfinch 3.

Richard Sprakes 14/06/2018 Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 2.

Bryan Wainwright 13/06/2018 Marsh Harrier 2, Lesser Black-backed Gull 2. Roe Deer 1, Fox 1 young road at Green Belt.

Martin Warne, Helen Kirk 13/06/2018 Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Hobby 2, Crane 2, Cuckoo 1, Green Sandpiper 1 heard calling west side, Redshank 1 heard calling Blackwater, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Stonechat 9.

Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley 12/06/2018 Gadwall 18, Teal 3, Garganey 2 Paraffin floods: 1 male and second Garganey which views didn't allow us to sex flew off from flooded area opposite Paraffin floods, Shoveler 10, Tufted Duck 3, Grey Partridge 1, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 3, Hobby 1, Water Rail 1, Crane 6, Lesser Black-backed Gull 1, Cuckoo 6, Barn Owl 1, Swift 100, Jay 2, House Martin 8, Cetti's Warbler 2, Chiffchaff 6, Willow Warbler 16, Blackcap 15, Garden Warbler 8, Whitethroat 6, Sedge Warbler 3, Reed Warbler 17. American Mink 1 road towards Will Pits.

Martin Warne 11/06/2018 Grey Partridge 2, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 1, Turtle Dove 1, Cuckoo 2, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Stonechat 1, Dunnock 1.

Bryan Wainwright, Bill Priestley 09/06/2018 Gadwall 27, Tufted Duck 6, Grey Heron 1, Little Grebe 2, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 2, Hobby 1, Peregrine 1 Goole Moor, Water Rail 1, Moorhen 1, Coot 4, Crane 4, Herring Gull 2, Black-headed Gull 250 And 50+ chicks, House Martin 3, Stonechat 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Meadow Pipit 6, Bullfinch 3, Roe Deer 1.

Bryan Wainwright 08/06/2018 Grey Partridge 1 Priory Farm, Little Grebe 2, Great Crested Grebe 1 Paraffin floods, Marsh Harrier 2, Lesser Black-backed Gull 3, Herring Gull 1, Black-headed Gull 300 and many chicks, Turtle Dove 1 NE shed, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, House Martin 3, Stonechat 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Meadow Pipit 2. Roe Deer 2.

Peter Hinks, Madge Beevers, Simone Maw, Michael Williams 07/06/2018 Teal 20, Shoveler 1 With 2 young, Grey Partridge 2 old peat works Swinefleet, Marsh Harrier 4 (2 males), Buzzard 1, Crane 2, Tawny Owl 1 young (photo by PH). Red Deer 1 female with 2 young, Roe Deer 1, Water Vole 1 recently dead near new pump, had gone later.

Bryan Wainwright 07/06/2018 Shelduck 1, Little Grebe 3, Hobby 2, Swift 30. Grass Snake 1 Bank Top.

Martin Warne, Helen Kirk 06/06/2018 Gadwall 20, Teal 8, Shoveler 7 pair with 11 young, Tufted Duck 2, Little Grebe 2, Marsh Harrier 4, Water Rail 1, Coot 1 with 2 young, Cranes 2, Cuckoo 1, Swift 68, Willow Tit 2 Blackwater East, Stonechat 1, Dunnock 1.

Lucy Mitchell (Elmhirst) 05/06/2018 Snipe 4, Woodcock 1, Tawny Owl 1.

Martin Warne 05/06/2018 Grey Partridge 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Hobby 1, Swift 18, Grasshopper Warbler 2, Stonechat 4.

Martin Warne, Helen Kirk 04/06/2018 Canada Goose 2, Gadwall 17, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Hobby 1, Cuckoo 1, Swift 138, Swallow 2, House Martin 7, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Stonechat 1.

Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley 04/06/2018 Gadwall 12, Shoveler 6, Tufted Duck 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Crane 2, Cuckoo 8, Barn Owl 1, Swift 60, Great Spotted Woodpecker 2, House Martin 2, Cetti's Warbler 1, Chiffchaff 6, Willow Warbler 26, Blackcap 22, Garden Warbler 9, Whitethroat 8, Sedge Warbler 5, Reed Warbler 13, Song Thrush 5, Stonechat 5, Yellowhammer 1. Red Deer 1 with young,

Bryan Wainwright 04/06/2018 Shelduck 2, Gadwall 1, Teal 2, Mallard 16, Shoveler 4, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Sparrowhawk 1, Water Rail 3, Moorhen 2, Coot 2, Crane 2, Lapwing 1, Black-headed Gull 200 at least 30 unfledged chicks seen, Woodpigeon 7, Cuckoo 2, Swift 6, Carrion Crow 10, Skylark 1, Long-tailed Tit 1, Chiffchaff 1, Willow Warbler 22, Blackcap 4, Garden Warbler 1, Whitethroat 9, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 3, Reed Warbler 16, Wren 20, Stonechat 6, Tree Sparrow 1 Priory Farm, Meadow Pipit 6, Chaffinch 5, Greenfinch 1, Goldfinch 2, Linnet 11, Bullfinch 1, Yellowhammer 4, Reed Bunting 44. Roe Deer 2, Rabbit 10.

Peter Hinks, Simone Maw 03/06/2018 Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 4, Hobby 3, Peregrine 1, Cuckoo 3, Tawny Owl 1 young.

Bryan Wainwright 03/06/2018 Shelduck 2, Gadwall 5, Teal 6, Mallard 30, Shoveler 23, Tufted Duck 4, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 1, Hobby 2, Lapwing 2, Black-headed Gull 200 at least 30 unfledged chicks seen, Stock Dove 1, Woodpigeon 10, Turtle Dove 5 With 3 N part Will Pits, 1 S part Will Pits and 1 E end Collis’s Tram, Cuckoo 5, Swift 12, Magpie 1, Jay 2, Willow Tit 2 Blackwater Dike at Will Pits, Skylark 2, Swallow 2, House Martin 2, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 7, Blackcap 2, Whitethroat 10, Grasshopper Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 7, Wren 5, Blackbird 3, Song Thrush 1, Robin 2, Stonechat 4, House Sparrow 8 Creyke’s Sidings, Tree Sparrow 1 Priory Farm, Yellow Wagtail 1, Meadow Pipit 8, Chaffinch 2, Linnet 5, Yellowhammer 3, Reed Bunting 18, Red Deer 9, Roe Deer 3 including a female with spotted young Middle Moor, Adder 2.

Bryan Wainwright, Bill Priestley 02/06/2018 Tufted Duck 6, Little Egret 1 Crowle North Marsh, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 1, Water Rail 1 including one seen on road, Oystercatcher 2, Avocet 1 W side floods, Lesser Black-backed Gull 1, Herring Gull 2, Black-headed Gull 200 at least 10 unfledged chicks seen, Cuckoo 3, Little Owl 1 Priory Farm, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Cetti's Warbler 2, Tree Sparrow 1 Priory Farm, Hedgehog 1 Creyke’s Sidings track, Red Deer 3,

Tom Lowe 01/06/2018 Spotted Crake 1 heard at night Goole Moor.

Peter Hinks, Michael Williams 01/06/2018 Teal 6, Mallard 1 With 8 young, Shoveler 8, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 7, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 1, Hobby 4, Coot 4, Turtle Dove 2 Green Belt, Cuckoo 5, Tawny Owl 1 Will Pits, Nightjar 1 Green Belt, Swift 8, Skylark 2, Yellow Wagtail 2, Bullfinch 2, Yellowhammer 1, Reed Bunting 8. Also Brown Hare 1 R H Farm. Brown hawker 2, Southern hawker 1, Hairy dragonfly 2.

David Slack 01/06/2018 Greylag Goose (domestic) 15, Teal 2, Shoveler 8, Tufted Duck 6, Pheasant 4, Marsh Harrier 7, Buzzard 1, Hobby 9, Water Rail 1, Moorhen 1, Coot 3 With 2 young, Lapwing 6, Black-headed Gull 200, Cuckoo 3, Magpie 2, Willow Warbler 1, Reed Warbler 1, Blackbird 2, Stonechat 3, Meadow Pipit 2, Reed Bunting 5. Red Deer 2, Brown Hare 1.

Steve Hiner 01/06/2018 Photos: Garden Tiger and Yellowtail caterpillars.

 

Martin Warne, Helen Kirk 01/06/2018 Gadwall 14, Shoveler 3, a male and female with chick West side Pools, Tufted Duck 6, Little Grebe 3, Marsh Harrier 2, Kestrel 1, Hobby 2, Coot 2, Lapwing 15, Woodcock 5, Curlew calling in flight North above Blackwater Dyke, Cuckoo 2, Nightjar 1 at dusk, Jay 1, Cetti`s Warbler 1, Stonechat 1. Roe Deer 2, Red Deer 1.