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THORNE MOORS BIRDING BLOG 2021

This blog collectively covers the co-joined moors of Thorne, Goole, Crowle, Snaith & Cowick and Rawcliffe

BLOGS FURTHER INFORMATION: can be found here concerning: DIRECTIONS ON SITE (PHOTO TOURS) Copyright, rare breeders policy, the Thorne Moors bird list, and latest notifications. Ringing is at Top House Farm just off site by Bev Baxter.

LATEST SIGHTINGS:

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17/05/2021 Peter Hinks, Alan Bamford Greylag Goose Domestic 20, Gadwall 2, Shoveler 4, Grey Partridge 2 Red House Farm, Little Egret 1 Crowle Moor, Marsh Harrier 3, Kestrel 1, Hobby 6, Water Rail 1, Lapwing 2, Snipe 1, Cuckoo 4, Swift 40, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Willow Tit 1, Skylark 2, Cetti's Warbler 3, Song Thrush 3, Stonechat 1, Yellow Wagtail 6, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Linnet 8, Bullfinch 4, Yellowhammer 2.

16/05/2021 Bryan Wainwright Gadwall 2, Shoveler 2, Tufted Duck 2, Great Crested Grebe 2 Will Pits Scrape, Marsh Harrier 3, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 1, Hobby 7, Water Rail 1, Lapwing 5, Black-headed Gull 20, Turtle Dove 1, Cuckoo 6, Tawny Owl 1, Swift 5, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Jay 2, Jackdaw 1, Blue Tit 2, Great Tit 1, Skylark 5, Swallow 7, House Martin 1, Cetti's Warbler 3, Long-tailed Tit 2, Chiffchaff 3, Willow Warbler 6, Blackcap 6, Garden Warbler 2, Song Thrush 2, Tree Sparrow 1 Swinefleet gate, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Goldfinch 4, Linnet 3, Bullfinch 4, Yellowhammer 2.

15/05/2021 Bryan Wainwright, Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley Hobby 7, Redshank 2, Swift 40, Skylark 1, Swallow 10, House Martin 5, Song Thrush 1, Mistle Thrush 1, Stonechat 5, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Tree Pipit 1 platform area, Greenfinch 1, Bullfinch 2.

14/05/2021 Bryan Wainwright Mainly Crowle Moor Breeding Bird Survey (only males counted) Tufted Duck 3, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 1, Redshank 1, Woodpigeon 5, Cuckoo 1, Tawny Owl 2, Swift 40, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Great Tit 2, Willow Tit 2, Swallow 30, House Martin 10, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 13, Blackcap 2, Garden Warbler 1, Whitethroat 3, Reed Warbler 1, Wren 15, Blackbird 1, Mistle Thrush 1, Robin 6, Dunnock 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Greenfinch 2, Goldfinch 1, Linnet 2, Yellowhammer 3.

13/05/2021 Bryan Wainwright. Mainly Will Pits Breeding Bird Survey (only males counted) Whooper Swan 1, Greylag Goose Domestic 20 With 5 broods, Gadwall 1, Mallard 5, Marsh Harrier 1, Hobby 1, Stock Dove 3, Woodpigeon 10, Cuckoo 6, Tawny Owl 2, Great Spotted Woodpecker 2, Jackdaw 2, Carrion Crow 2, Blue Tit 5, Great Tit 6, Willow Tit 1, Skylark 1, Cetti's Warbler 7, Long-tailed Tit 4, Chiffchaff 12, Willow Warbler 20, Blackcap 17, Garden Warbler 6, Whitethroat 5, Sedge Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 21, Wren 22, Blackbird 7, Song Thrush 5, Mistle Thrush 1, Robin 15, Dunnock 1, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Chaffinch 6, Bullfinch 3.

 

13/05/2021 Martin Warne + 1 visitor Whooper Swan 1, Red-legged Partridge 3, Grey Heron 1, Honey-buzzard 1 flying West to South, Red Kite 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 1, Water Rail 1, Cuckoo 3, Cetti`s Warbler 3, Stonechat 2, also single Tern spp South to North at 14:30 unable to determine.

12/05/2021 Martin Warne, Helen Kirk Red-legged Partridge 2, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 1, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 1, Little Ringed Plover 1, Cuckoo 3, Lesser Whitethroat 2, Stonechat 4, Wheatear 1 female, Bullfinch 1. Dingy Skipper 45, Burnet Companion 1, Lesser Treble-bar 1, Mother Shipton 1, Latticed Heath 1, Red Admiral 1.

12/05/2021 Peter Hinks Hobby 20. Wall butterfly 1.

12/05/2021 Bryan Wainwright Breeding Bird Survey (Bell’s & Green Belt and limestone Road, only males counted) Greylag Goose Domestic 36 two broods, Gadwall 4, Mallard 7, Shoveler 2, Tufted Duck 3, Pheasant 3, Little Egret 1 Paraffin floods, Marsh Harrier 5, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 2, Hobby 6, Moorhen 1, Lapwing 3, Redshank 1, Lesser Black-backed Gull 1, Black-headed Gull 10 With 3 nests, Stock Dove 1, Woodpigeon 30, Cuckoo 7, Tawny Owl 2 mobbed by 3 Jays Will Pits, Swift 40, Magpie 4, Jay 5, Carrion Crow 42, Blue Tit 6, Great Tit 6, Skylark 2, Swallow 3, Cetti's Warbler 5, Long-tailed Tit 1, Chiffchaff 17, Willow Warbler 32, Blackcap 18, Garden Warbler 8, Whitethroat 31, Grasshopper Warbler 2, Sedge Warbler 17, Reed Warbler 40, Wren 45, Starling 1, Blackbird 7, Song Thrush 3, Mistle Thrush 2, Robin 32, Stonechat 4, Wheatear 1 W side, Dunnock 1, House Sparrow 10, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Chaffinch 12, Goldfinch 7, Linnet 4, Bullfinch 3, Yellowhammer 12, Reed Bunting 24, Grey Squirrel 2.

11/09/2021 Martin Warne Red-legged Partridge 2, Marsh Harrier 1, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 3, Redshank 1, Cuckoo 3, Jay 1, Coal Tit 2, Cetti`s Warbler 1, Lesser Whitethroat 1, Stonechat 2, Bullfinch 3, Yellowhammer 2. Dingy Skipper 9, Burnet Companion 1.

11/05/2021 Bryan Wainwright Breeding Bird Surveys open areas: Greylag Goose Domestic 20, Canada Goose 4, Gadwall 6, Teal 2, Mallard 12, Shoveler 4, Red-legged Partridge 3, Pheasant 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Sparrowhawk 1, Kestrel 1, Hobby 5, Water Rail 2, Snipe 2, Redshank 2, Black-headed Gull 5, Woodpigeon 10, Cuckoo 6, Swift 60, Jay 1, Carrion Crow 10, Skylark 2, Swallow 2, House Martin 2, Cetti's Warbler 3, Long-tailed Tit 1, Chiffchaff 9, Willow Warbler 52, Blackcap 3, Garden Warbler 2, Whitethroat 40, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 21, Reed Warbler 40, Wren 33, Blackbird 4, Mistle Thrush 1, Robin 7, Stonechat 6, House Sparrow 3, Yellow Wagtail 2, Meadow Pipit 3, Chaffinch 4, Goldfinch 2, Linnet 17, Yellowhammer 12, Reed Bunting 32.

10/05/2021 John Durrant Little Ringed Plover 9 Moorends Farm in pea field.

 

10/05/2021 Martin Warne, Helen Kirk Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 2, Redshank 2, Cuckoo 3, Swift 44, Cetti`s Warbler 1, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Stonechat 2. Hairy Dragonfly 1. Emperor Moth 1.

08/05/2021 Bryan Wainwright, Bill Priestley Greylag Goose Domestic 46, Canada Goose 2, Gadwall 6, Mallard 13, Shoveler 4, Tufted Duck 13, Pheasant 7, Moorhen 1, Lapwing 2, Redshank 2, Black-headed Gull 12, Stock Dove 1, Woodpigeon 15, Cuckoo 1, Carrion Crow 5, Blue Tit 2, Great Tit 4, Skylark 2, Swallow 111, House Martin 2, Cetti's Warbler 3, Chiffchaff 11, Willow Warbler 18, Blackcap 3, Garden Warbler 2, Sedge Warbler 11, Reed Warbler 6, Wren 10, Starling 2, Blackbird 6, Song Thrush 2, Robin 5, Stonechat 1, House Sparrow 2, Chaffinch 4, Linnet 2, Yellowhammer 1, Reed Bunting 2.

 

07/05/2021 Martin Warne Canada Goose 2, Red-legged Partridge 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 1, Redshank 2, Cuckoo 3, Tawny Owl 1, Swift 12, Cetti`s Warbler 3, Grasshopper Warbler 2, Stonechat 14, Yellow Wagtail 2, Yellowhammer 3.

07/05/2021 Bryan Wainwright Shoveler 5, Tufted Duck 5, Marsh Harrier 6, Sparrowhawk 1, Water Rail 2, Redshank 4, Cuckoo 1, Swift 35, Jay 1, Great Tit 1, Skylark 3, Swallow 3, Cetti's Warbler 2, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 2, Blackcap 4, Garden Warbler 1, Whitethroat 2, Grasshopper Warbler 2, Sedge Warbler 10, Reed Warbler 2, Song Thrush 3, Stonechat 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Linnet 4, Yellowhammer 1. Roe Deer 3.

06/05/2021 Martin Warne Canada Goose 2, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 3, Water Rail 1, Redshank 1, Cuckoo 2, Swift 9, Cetti`s Warbler 6, Garden Warbler 1, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Stonechat 13 including four juveniles, Wheatear 3 females together west side, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1. Four-spotted Chaser 4.

05/05/2021 Darren Wozencroft Grey Partridge 4 Top House Farm, Marsh Harrier 2, Sparrowhawk 2, Cuckoo 4, Short-eared Owl 1 came in high from NW 19.55, hunting over area east of Paraffin Tram, Swift 6, Swallow 46, Yellow Wagtail 2.

05/05/2021 Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley Greylag Goose Domestic 42, Canada Goose 2, Gadwall 3, Teal 2, Mallard 9, Shoveler 8, Tufted Duck 5, Marsh Harrier 7, Buzzard 6, Hobby 10, Moorhen 1, Lapwing 6, Redshank 3, Cuckoo 4, Swift 8, Blue Tit 4, Great Tit 4, Sand Martin 10, Swallow 20, House Martin 4, Cetti's Warbler 6, Long-tailed Tit 2, Chiffchaff 16, Willow Warbler 32, Blackcap 19, Garden Warbler 10, Whitethroat 5, Sedge Warbler 12, Reed Warbler 11, Stonechat 5, Meadow Pipit 2, Reed Bunting 7. Fox 1.

 

05/05/2021 Martin Warne, Helen Kirk Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 1, Water Rail 1, Cuckoo 2, Swift 6, Cetti`s Warbler 1, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Stonechat 2.

05/05/2021 Bryan Wainwright Grey Partridge 1 Priory, Little Grebe 1 Paraffin Ponds, Marsh Harrier 1, Sparrowhawk 2, Buzzard 2, Redshank 2, Cuckoo 1, Swift 4, Green Woodpecker 1 Paraffin/Alders edge, Willow Tit 1, Skylark 1, Song Thrush 1, Mistle Thrush 2, Stonechat 4, Yellow Wagtail 3, Yellowhammer 3.

03/05/2021 Julian Small, Hetty Small Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 1, Redshank 1, Herring Gull 1, Great Black-backed Gull 2 immatures, Cuckoo 3, Swift 2, Sand Martin 3, Swallow 110, House Martin 3, Cetti's Warbler 1, Whitethroat 1, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 4, Wheatear 1.

03/05/2021 Helen Kirk Whimbrel 1 E fields, Wheatear 1 W side (photo), Yellow Wagtail 3.

 

03/05/2021 Bryan Wainwright, Bill Priestley Shelduck 1, Tufted Duck 6, Red-legged Partridge 3, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 2, Water Rail 2, Oystercatcher 1, Lapwing 4, Redshank 3, Lesser Black-backed Gull 3, Herring Gull 3, Great Black-backed Gull 1, Black-headed Gull 10, Stock Dove 3, Collared Dove 2, Cuckoo 6, Swift 8, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Willow Tit 1 Goole Moor Tram east, Skylark 4, Sand Martin 30, Swallow 75, House Martin 40, Cetti's Warbler 3, Long-tailed Tit 2, Chiffchaff 1, Willow Warbler 3, Blackcap 5, Garden Warbler 3, Whitethroat 1, Sedge Warbler 15, Reed Warbler 20, Blackbird 13, Song Thrush 1, Stonechat 4, Dunnock 1, Yellow Wagtail 2, Goldfinch 5, Bullfinch 3.

02/05/2021 Bev Baxter, James Hinchliffe House Sparrow 1, Chaffinch 3, Greenfinch 1, Goldfinch 5.

Late news: 23/04/2021 Peter Rose Redstart 1♂ approach to NE shed Will Pits (photo).

02/05/2021 Bryan Wainwright (and others) Greylag Goose Domestic 39, Shelduck 6, Gadwall 7, Teal 7, Mallard 19, Shoveler 7, Tufted Duck 14, Pheasant 7, Little Egret 2, Marsh Harrier 7, Sparrowhawk 3, Buzzard 6, Kestrel 1, Hobby 27 Together Thousand Acre area (6 observers. This is not a site record), Ringed Plover 1, Lapwing 7, Redshank 5, Lesser Black-backed Gull 4, Herring Gull 5, Black-headed Gull 14, Stock Dove 6, Woodpigeon 20, Cuckoo 3, Green Woodpecker 1 Alders, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Magpie 2, Jay 2, Blue Tit 5, Great Tit 5, Bearded Tit 1, Skylark 4, Sand Martin 26, Swallow 28, House Martin 46, Cetti's Warbler 6, Long-tailed Tit 2, Chiffchaff 21, Willow Warbler 55, Blackcap 22, Garden Warbler 3, Whitethroat 19, Grasshopper Warbler 2, Sedge Warbler 34, Reed Warbler 39, Wren 44, Blackbird 9, Song Thrush 5, Mistle Thrush 1, Robin 19, Stonechat 3, Dunnock 2, House Sparrow 4, Yellow Wagtail 1, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Meadow Pipit 1, Chaffinch 12, Goldfinch 10, Linnet 7, Bullfinch 3, Yellowhammer 2, Reed Bunting 17.

01/05/2021 John Durrant Short-eared Owl 1 near railway Paraffin.

 

01/05/2021 Irvin Payne Redstart 1  limestone road.

01/05/2021 Martin Warne Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 2, Redshank 1, Cuckoo 3, Little Owl 1 in flight outside Swinefleet Gate, Willow Tit 2, Bearded Tit 2, Cetti`s Warbler 6, Redstart 1♂ Goole Moor Tram, Stonechat 1, Yellow Wagtail 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Bullfinch 2, Yellowhammer 1.

01/05/2021 Peter Hinks Marsh Harrier 2, Swift 3, Willow Tit 1, Bearded Tit 2, Sand Martin 12, Cetti's Warbler 6, Grasshopper Warbler 1. Small Copper 1.

01/05/2021 Bryan Wainwright, Bill Priestley Greylag Goose Domestic 28, Shelduck 2, Gadwall 5, Teal 4, Mallard 5, Shoveler 9, Tufted Duck 10, Red-legged Partridge 2, Grey Partridge 1, Pheasant 6, Marsh Harrier 6, Sparrowhawk 2, Buzzard 2, Hobby 14 With 13 together W of Will Pits, Water Rail 1, Moorhen 1, Lapwing 3, Snipe 1, Redshank 5, Lesser Black-backed Gull 3, Black-headed Gull 23, Stock Dove 4, Woodpigeon 23, Collared Dove 1, Cuckoo 4, Swift 9, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Magpie 2, Jay 1, Blue Tit 5, Great Tit 4, Skylark 4, Sand Martin 1, Swallow 32, House Martin 26, Cetti's Warbler 5, Long-tailed Tit 1, Chiffchaff 6, Willow Warbler 26, Blackcap 14, Garden Warbler 5, Whitethroat 6, Grasshopper Warbler 3, Sedge Warbler 11, Reed Warbler 15, Wren 11, Blackbird 16, Song Thrush 5, Robin 6, Stonechat 6, House Sparrow 4, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Meadow Pipit 2, Chaffinch 8, Goldfinch 10, Linnet 3, Bullfinch 2, Yellowhammer 4, Reed Bunting 8. Red Deer 17, Roe Deer 6.

 

30/04/2021 Martin Warne, Helen Kirk Grey Partridge 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 1, Hobby 11, Water Rail 2, Redshank 1, Cuckoo 2, Swift 2, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Jay 1, Willow Tit 1, Bearded Tit 4, House Martin 12, Cetti`s Warbler 4, Stonechat 2, Bullfinch 1.

30/04/2021 Bryan Wainwright Greylag Goose Domestic 10, Canada Goose 2, Teal 2, Mallard 5, Tufted Duck 6, Grey Partridge 1 Priory, Marsh Harrier 2, Lapwing 2, Redshank 3, Black-headed Gull 18, Stock Dove 1, Cuckoo 3, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Magpie 3, Blue Tit 2, Great Tit 1, Willow Tit 1 Will Pits, Skylark 3, Sand Martin 2, Swallow 21, House Martin 3, Cetti's Warbler 3, Long-tailed Tit 1, Chiffchaff 8, Willow Warbler 24, Blackcap 10, Whitethroat 6, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 21, Reed Warbler 10, Wren 13, Blackbird 2, Song Thrush 1, Robin 6, Stonechat 7, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Chaffinch 2, Linnet 2, Bullfinch 1, Yellowhammer 5. Roe Deer 7. Photos: Puccinia phragmites in Will Pits.

29/04/2021 Julian Small Greylag Goose Domestic 8 with at least 4 broods, Gadwall 2 with a brood on Paraffin floods, Teal 6, Cormorant 1 going N, Grey Heron 1 over, Marsh Harrier 2, Sparrowhawk 1 carrying food, Buzzard 2, Hobby 1, Water Rail 1, Moorhen 2, Lapwing 1 displaying, Redshank 1, Lesser Black-backed Gull 1, Stock Dove 3, Cuckoo 2, Green Woodpecker 1 Alders, Sand Martin 1, Swallow 50, House Martin 2, Cetti's Warbler 2 Goole Moor, Willow Warbler 24, Blackcap 5, Whitethroat 1, Sedge Warbler 4, Reed Warbler 20, Treecreeper 1 Alders, Song Thrush 2, Stonechat 2, Dunnock 2, Yellow Wagtail 1, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Meadow Pipit 2, Yellowhammer 2.

29/04/2021 Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley Canada Goose 2, Gadwall 3, Teal 2, Mallard 6, Shoveler 5, Tufted Duck 25, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 5, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 2, Hobby 2, Lapwing 10, Redshank 2, Black-headed Gull 15, Stock Dove 2, Woodpigeon 18, Cuckoo 2, Magpie 10, Jay 2, Carrion Crow 26, Blue Tit 5, Great Tit 3, Willow Tit 3 Goole Moor Tram E, Sand Martin 9, Swallow 28, Cetti's Warbler 5, Chiffchaff 12, Blackcap 21, Garden Warbler 3, Whitethroat 2, Sedge Warbler 6, Reed Warbler 6, Wren 20, Blackbird 12, Song Thrush 2, Robin 9, Stonechat 5, Dunnock 4, House Sparrow 8, Yellow Wagtail 1, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Meadow Pipit 2, Chaffinch 5, Goldfinch 4, Linnet 6, Bullfinch 2, Reed Bunting 7.

27/04/2021 Bryan Wainwright Greylag Goose Domestic 21, Canada Goose 6 one brood of 4 Woodside, Gadwall 2, Teal 3, Mallard 10, Shoveler 5, Tufted Duck 20, Pheasant 7, Little Egret 1, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 1, Lapwing 10, Snipe 1, Redshank 3, Lesser Black-backed Gull 2, Black-headed Gull 30, Woodpigeon 30, Cuckoo 2, Swift 14, Magpie 2, Jay 3, Carrion Crow 20, Blue Tit 5, Great Tit 4, Skylark 3, Sand Martin 10, Swallow 48, House Martin 13, Cetti's Warbler 5, Long-tailed Tit 3, Chiffchaff 12, Willow Warbler 52, Blackcap 11, Whitethroat 7, Grasshopper Warbler 3, Sedge Warbler 12, Reed Warbler 18, Treecreeper 1, Wren 30, Blackbird 3, Song Thrush 2, Mistle Thrush 1, Robin 5, Stonechat 3, Wheatear 2 male and female W side, Dunnock 2, House Sparrow 10, Tree Sparrow 1, Yellow Wagtail 2, Meadow Pipit 2, Chaffinch 12, Goldfinch 7, Linnet 5, Bullfinch 1, Yellowhammer 3, Reed Bunting 21. Roe Deer 3.

26/04/2021 Peter Hinks Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 1, Hobby 5, Lapwing 2, Snipe 2, Curlew 1, Cuckoo 2, Jay 1, Bearded Tit 2, Skylark 3, Cetti's Warbler 4, Chiffchaff 3, Willow Warbler 10, Blackcap 6, Whitethroat 5, Sedge Warbler 7, Reed Warbler 6, Song Thrush 2, Stonechat 1, Yellow Wagtail 3, Linnet 8, Bullfinch 2, Yellowhammer 2, Reed Bunting 4. Photo Ivy-leaved Toadflax.

26/04/2021 Bev Baxter, James Hinchliffe Lapwing 6 chicks, Lesser Whitethroat 1, Chaffinch 1, Yellowhammer 1.

25/04/2021 Bryan Wainwright, Bill Priestley Greylag Goose Domestic 32, Canada Goose 8, Gadwall 12, Teal 9, Mallard 13, Shoveler 14, Tufted Duck 22, Red-legged Partridge 1, Grey Heron 2, Little Grebe 1, Red Kite 1 West side, Marsh Harrier 8, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 3, Kestrel 1, Water Rail 1, Lapwing 5, Snipe 1 displaying, Curlew 1 flew N, Redshank 7, Black-headed Gull 20, Stock Dove 1, Woodpigeon 20, Cuckoo 2, Swift 1, Magpie 2, Jay 6, Carrion Crow 20, Blue Tit 3, Great Tit 3, Skylark 2, Sand Martin 6, Swallow 12, Cetti's Warbler 6, Long-tailed Tit 1, Chiffchaff 7, Willow Warbler 26, Blackcap 21, Whitethroat 4, Grasshopper Warbler 2, Sedge Warbler 3, Reed Warbler 12, Wren 4, Blackbird 7, Mistle Thrush 2, Robin 2, Stonechat 3, House Sparrow 4 Creyke’s Siding, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Chaffinch 2, Goldfinch 7, Linnet 5, Bullfinch 1, Yellowhammer 2, Reed Bunting 8. Red Deer 12.

 

24/04/2021 Martin Warne, Pete Hinks in part Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 6, Hobby 6 observed at 13:00 and then 6 at 14:15, Redshank 1, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Jay 1, Bearded Tit 1, Cetti`s Warbler 5, Whinchat 1 (photo), Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1. Photos: Four Spotted Chaser 1 courtesy PH, Large Red Damselfly. Garlic Mustard.

23/04/2021 Martin Warne, Helen Kirk Canada Goose 4, Tufted Duck 23, Grey Heron 1, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 3, Kestrel 2, Water Rail 1, Redshank 2, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Jay 1, Cetti`s Warbler 2, Whitethroat 3, Reed Warbler 1, Stonechat 4, Wheatear 1, Yellow Wagtail 1, Bullfinch 2, Yellowhammer 3.

23/04/2021 Bryan Wainwright Greylag Goose Domestic 56, Canada Goose 5, Gadwall 15, Teal 10, Mallard 12 at least 2 broods, Shoveler 13, Tufted Duck 29, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 5, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Lapwing 13, Snipe 1, Redshank 3, Black-headed Gull 56, Stock Dove 2, Woodpigeon 4, Cuckoo 1, Rook 3, Carrion Crow 20, Blue Tit 4, Great Tit 7, Bearded Tit 1, Skylark 3, Cetti's Warbler 6, Long-tailed Tit 1, Chiffchaff 18, Willow Warbler 60, Blackcap 9, Whitethroat 4, Sedge Warbler 11, Reed Warbler 7, Wren 24, Blackbird 9, Song Thrush 6, Robin 11, Stonechat 2, House Sparrow 10 Creyke’s Siding, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Goldfinch 6, Linnet 7, Yellowhammer 6, Reed Bunting 6. Roe Deer 4.

22/04/2021 Martin Warne Tufted Duck 16, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 2, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 5, Kestrel 1, Hobby 4, Redshank 3, Cuckoo 1 heard calling south end of moor, Jay 3, Willow Tit 1, Cetti`s Warbler 1, Whitethroat 3, Sedge Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 1, Stonechat 6, Yellow Wagtail 2.

22/04/2021 Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley Hobby 7, Water Rail 1, Lapwing 8, Redshank 3, Black-headed Gull 40, Green Woodpecker 1, Great Spotted Woodpecker 2, Blue Tit 9, Great Tit 5, Sand Martin 1, Cetti's Warbler 10, Long-tailed Tit 2, Chiffchaff 17, Willow Warbler 54, Blackcap 27, Whitethroat 7, Sedge Warbler 6, Reed Warbler 5, Wren 16, Blackbird 8, Robin 18, Stonechat 5, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Goldfinch 4, Linnet 6, Reed Bunting 12.

22/04/2021 Peter Hinks Greylag Goose Domestic 12 pair with brood of 6 (photo), Canada Goose 1, Shoveler 8, Tufted Duck 9, Grey Heron 2, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 3, Kestrel 2, Hobby 5, Moorhen 2, Lapwing 4, Snipe 2, Cuckoo 1 Crowle Moor, Great Spotted Woodpecker 2, Bearded Tit 1, Skylark 4, Cetti's Warbler 8, Chiffchaff 4, Willow Warbler 12, Blackcap 5, Whitethroat 1, Sedge Warbler 5, Reed Warbler 7, Song Thrush 3, Yellow Wagtail 2, Linnet 8, Lesser Redpoll 2, Bullfinch 2, Yellowhammer 2, Reed Bunting 6. American Mink 1, Red Deer 1. Large Red Damselfly 9.

22/04/2021 Bryan Wainwright Tufted Duck 16, Grey Heron 2, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 7, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 1, Hobby 4, Lapwing 7, Snipe 1, Redshank 5, Black-headed Gull 10, Tawny Owl 1 Will Pits, Great Spotted Woodpecker 3 together Will Pits, Jay 1, Cetti's Warbler 6, Chiffchaff 6, Willow Warbler 14, Blackcap 8, Whitethroat 1, Sedge Warbler 10, Reed Warbler 2, Song Thrush 1, Stonechat 4, Wheatear 1 male west side, Yellow Wagtail 1, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Meadow Pipit 3, Bullfinch 2, Yellowhammer 7. Red Deer 1, Roe Deer 1.

22/04/2021 Julian Small Hobby 2.

21/04/2021 Martin Warne, Helen Kirk Tufted Duck 31, Marsh Harrier 5, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 2, Green Woodpecker 2, Jay 2, Willow Tit 1, Cetti`s Warbler 4, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 2, Stonechat 2, Bullfinch 1. Large Red Damselfly 2.

21/04/2021 Bryan Wainwright Canada Goose 4, Tufted Duck 10, Marsh Harrier 6, Lapwing 2, Jay 2, Skylark 2, Sand Martin 6, Swallow 28, House Martin 1, Cetti's Warbler 4, Chiffchaff 3, Willow Warbler 8, Blackcap 4, Whitethroat 1, Grasshopper Warbler 2, Sedge Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 1, Song Thrush 3, Stonechat 4, Meadow Pipit 1, Yellowhammer 2.

18/04/2021 Bryan Wainwright, Bill Priestley Greylag Goose Domestic 26, Canada Goose 4, Gadwall 10, Teal 15, Mallard 13, Shoveler 9, Tufted Duck 30, Pheasant 4, Little Grebe 2, Marsh Harrier 5, Buzzard 5, Kestrel 1, Lapwing 3, Snipe 3, Redshank 1, Black-headed Gull 14, Stock Dove 6, Magpie 1, Jay 2, Rook 2, Carrion Crow 20, Blue Tit 6, Great Tit 3, Skylark 2, Sand Martin 4, Swallow 1, Cetti's Warbler 7, Long-tailed Tit 2, Chiffchaff 9, Willow Warbler 23, Blackcap 2, Whitethroat 1, Wren 8, Blackbird 4, Song Thrush 2, Mistle Thrush 2, Robin 14, Stonechat 3, Dunnock 2, House Sparrow 4, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 6, Meadow Pipit 1, Chaffinch 3, Goldfinch 2, Linnet 20, Lesser Redpoll 1, Bullfinch 4, Yellowhammer 5, Reed Bunting 11. Roe Deer 5.

18/04/2021 Bev Baxter Chaffinch 2, Goldfinch 3, Linnet 6, Lesser Redpoll 11, Yellowhammer 3, Reed Bunting 3.

17/04/2021 Peter Hinks Greylag Goose Domestic 24 also broods of 6 and 2, Canada Goose 2, Gadwall 6, Shoveler 16, Tufted Duck 14, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 2, Peregrine 1, Water Rail 2, Moorhen 1, Lapwing 2, Snipe 2, Jay 2, Bearded Tit 2, Skylark 3, Cetti's Warbler 4, Chiffchaff 6, Willow Warbler 8, Blackcap 3, Whitethroat 2, Stonechat 6, Yellow Wagtail 3, Linnet 8, Yellowhammer 3, Reed Bunting 10.

16/04/2021 Darren Wozencroft Gadwall 4, Teal 8, Mallard 10, Shoveler 5, Tufted Duck 16, Marsh Harrier 4, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 2, Water Rail 2, Lapwing 6, Lesser Black-backed Gull 2, Black-headed Gull 2, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Jay 2, Rook 2, Blue Tit 6, Sand Martin 2, Swallow 7, Cetti's Warbler 3, Chiffchaff 6, Willow Warbler 17, Blackcap 6, Stonechat 3, Yellow Wagtail 6, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Chaffinch 31 Bank Top mainly, Lesser Redpoll 2, Yellowhammer 6, Reed Bunting 20. Butterflies: 1 Orange Tip 1, Peacock 4, Small Tortoiseshell 4.

16/04/2021 Martin Warne, Helen Kirk in part Greylag Goose 2 females with 5 and 4 young, Canada Goose 8, Mallard female with 9 young, Tufted Duck 15, Marsh Harrier 1, Buzzard 2, Coot 1, Snipe 1, Redshank 2, Sand Martin 2, Swallow 6, Cetti`s Warbler 1, Stonechat 3.  

16/04/2021 Bryan Wainwright Greylag Goose Domestic 50, Canada Goose 3, Gadwall 10, Teal 14, Shoveler 13, Tufted Duck 15, Pheasant 3, Grey Heron 1, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 5, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 2, Water Rail 2, Lapwing 4, Snipe 4, Redshank 5, Black-headed Gull 15, Stock Dove 3, Woodpigeon 10, Tawny Owl 1, Great Spotted Woodpecker 2, Magpie 2, Jay 3, Jackdaw 3, Carrion Crow 30, Blue Tit 4, Great Tit 8, Willow Tit 1 Goole Moor Tram E, Skylark 3, Cetti's Warbler 6, Long-tailed Tit 4, Chiffchaff 18, Willow Warbler 38, Blackcap 5, Whitethroat 2, Wren 28, Blackbird 6, Song Thrush 2, Mistle Thrush 2, Robin 22, Stonechat 3, Dunnock 2, House Sparrow 4, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 3, Meadow Pipit 1, Chaffinch 5, Linnet 11, Lesser Redpoll 20, Bullfinch 3, Yellowhammer 7, Reed Bunting 11.

15/04/2021 Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley Canada Goose 15, Gadwall 8, Teal 6, Shoveler 12, Tufted Duck 23, Red-legged Partridge 2, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 4, Water Rail 1, Lapwing 8, Snipe 1, Redshank 1, Jay 2, Sand Martin 2, Swallow 2, Cetti's Warbler 11, Long-tailed Tit 4, Chiffchaff 34, Willow Warbler 54, Blackcap 9, Song Thrush 1, Stonechat 2, Wheatear 1, Tree Sparrow 1, Siskin 1, Linnet 6, Yellowhammer 1.

15/04/2021 Martin Warne Canada Goose 8, Tufted Duck 16, Goosander 2, Red-legged Partridge 2, Marsh Harrier 4, Sparrowhawk 2, Buzzard 5, Kestrel 2, Water Rail 2, Snipe 1, Redshank 3, Jay 4, Sand Martin 8, Swallow 40, Cetti`s Warbler 1, Long-tailed Tit 2, Whitethroat 1, Sedge Warbler 1, Stonechat 4, Wheatear 1, Dunnock 1, Greenfinch 2, Siskin 1, Bullfinch 1.

14/04/2021 Bev Baxter Chiffchaff 1, Chaffinch 1, Greenfinch 1, Goldfinch 3, Linnet 8, Lesser Redpoll 13, Yellowhammer 4, Reed Bunting 2.

13/04/2021 Peter Hinks Greylag Goose Domestic 16, Canada Goose 5, Gadwall 8, Teal 10, Shoveler 14, Tufted Duck 6, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 3, Lapwing 2, Jack Snipe 1 roadside near blue bridge, Snipe 4, Jay 1, Skylark 2, Swallow 1, Cetti's Warbler 8, Chiffchaff 7, Willow Warbler 4, Blackcap 4, Song Thrush 2, Yellow Wagtail 7 Red House Farm, Linnet 10, Reed Bunting 12.

12/04/2021 Martin Warne, Helen Kirk Canada Goose 1, Tufted Duck 15, Goosander 4, Red-legged Partridge 2, Grey Heron 1, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Sparrowhawk 2, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 1, Jack Snipe 1, Snipe 4, Redshank 2, Green Woodpecker 1, Jay 1, Willow Tit 1, Bearded Tit 2, Sand Martin 9, Swallow 8, Cetti`s Warbler 2, Chiffchaff 10, Willow Warbler 9, Blackcap 8, Sedge Warbler 1, Stonechat 3, Yellow Wagtail 1, Linnet 4, Lesser Redpoll 6, Bullfinch 1.

10/04/2021 Bev Baxter, James Hinchliffe Chaffinch 2, Goldfinch 8, Linnet 3, Lesser Redpoll 3, Yellowhammer 7, Reed Bunting 5.

09/04/2021 Bryan Wainwright, Steve Hiner WeBs Greylag Goose Domestic 73, Canada Goose 2, Gadwall 9, Teal 28, Mallard 38, Shoveler 13, Tufted Duck 36, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 2, Lapwing 2, Jack Snipe 1, Snipe 2, Redshank 6, Black-headed Gull 53, Woodpigeon 112, Carrion Crow 40, Blue Tit 8, Great Tit 7, Willow Tit 1, Cetti's Warbler 6, Long-tailed Tit 10, Chiffchaff 28, Willow Warbler 20, Blackcap 3, Wren 30, Starling 6, Blackbird 4, Fieldfare 5, Song Thrush 4, Mistle Thrush 3, Robin 16, Stonechat 7, Dunnock 4, Tree Sparrow 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Meadow Pipit 1, Chaffinch 12, Goldfinch 3, Linnet 19, Lesser Redpoll 50, Bullfinch 2, Yellowhammer 5, Reed Bunting 16.

08/04/2021 Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley, Greylag Goose Domestic 100, Barnacle Goose 1, Wigeon 3, Gadwall 16, Teal 14, Shoveler 19, Tufted Duck 18, Goosander 4, Marsh Harrier 8, Goshawk 1 perched in Will Pits, giving excellent if brief views (WHP), Tawny Owl 1 calling Will Pits, Coal Tit 2, Swallow 3, Cetti's Warbler 7, Long-tailed Tit 7, Chiffchaff 31, Willow Warbler 13, Blackcap 1, Stonechat 1, Tree Sparrow 1, Greenfinch 1, Lesser Redpoll 2, Yellowhammer 1.

08/04/2021 Bryan Wainwright Greylag Goose Domestic 20, Canada Goose 4, Teal 1, Mallard 10, Shoveler 9, Tufted Duck 10, Marsh Harrier 4, Lapwing 4, Redshank 3, Chiffchaff 6, Willow Warbler 4, Blackcap 1, Song Thrush 2, Stonechat 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Water Pipit 1, Chaffinch 2, Linnet 3, Yellowhammer 3. Roe Deer 3.

06/04/2021 Martin Warne Tufted Duck 27, Marsh Harrier 3, Kestrel 2, Water Rail 1, Snipe 1, Lesser Black-backed Gull 2, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Willow Tit 1, Cetti`s Warbler 2, Chiffchaff 7, Willow Warbler 2, Stonechat 4, Yellow Wagtail 1, Water Pipit 1, Linnet 6, Lesser Redpoll 55.

05/04/2021 Martin Warne, Helen Kirk Tufted Duck 24, Little Egret 1, Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 1, Black-headed Gull 27, Swallow 1, Cetti`s Warbler 1, Chiffchaff 15, Willow Warbler 1, Stonechat 2, Yellow Wagtail 1 (photos), Water Pipit 2.

05/04/2021 Bryan Wainwright Greylag Goose Domestic 68, Gadwall 9, Teal 9, Mallard 5, Shoveler 10, Tufted Duck 20, Pheasant 8, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 1, Water Rail 2, Moorhen 4, Lapwing 1, Black-headed Gull 38, Stock Dove 3, Green Woodpecker 1, Magpie 3, Jay 1, Jackdaw 2, Blue Tit 5, Great Tit 4, Willow Tit 1 Will Pits, Skylark 1, Sand Martin 2, Cetti's Warbler 3, Long-tailed Tit 2, Chiffchaff 11, Willow Warbler 7, Blackcap 1, Wren 11, Starling 4, Blackbird 14, Song Thrush 4, Mistle Thrush 2, Stonechat 3, Dunnock 4, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Water Pipit 2, Chaffinch 7, Goldfinch 18, Lesser Redpoll 2, Bullfinch 4, Yellowhammer 2. Roe Deer 5.

05/04/2021 Gary Featherstone Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 3, Song Thrush 2, Mistle Thrush 2.

04/04/2021 Bryan Wainwright Greylag Goose Domestic 102, Canada Goose 1, Gadwall 12, Teal 30, Mallard 12, Shoveler 20, Tufted Duck 31, Goosander 2, Pheasant 14, Cormorant 2, Grey Heron 1, Red Kite 1, Marsh Harrier 7, Sparrowhawk 1, Kestrel 2, Water Rail 1, Moorhen 3, Lapwing 6, Snipe 8, Redshank 3, Black-headed Gull 33, Stock Dove 3, Green Woodpecker 1 Will Pits, Magpie 2, Jackdaw 3, Carrion Crow 60, Blue Tit 8, Great Tit 10, Skylark 5, Sand Martin 28, Swallow 20, Cetti's Warbler 1, Chiffchaff 21, Willow Warbler 6, Blackcap 2, Wren 29, Blackbird 3, Song Thrush 2, Mistle Thrush 1, Robin 21, Stonechat 5, Dunnock 3, Tree Sparrow 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Meadow Pipit 5, Water Pipit 1, Chaffinch 6, Goldfinch 2, Linnet 11, Lesser Redpoll 7, Bullfinch 2, Yellowhammer 6, Reed Bunting 12. Stoat 1 track to shed, Red Deer 11, Roe Deer 12.

04/04/2021 Martin Warne Cormorant 1, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 3, Water Rail 1, Lapwing 2, Snipe 2, Redshank 1, Jackdaw 6, Swallow 2, Chiffchaff 1, Willow Warbler 1, Stonechat 4, Linnet 12, Yellowhammer 1.

03/04/2021 Martin Warne Canada Goose 1, Shelduck 3, Shoveler 21, Tufted Duck 25, Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 1, Water Rail 3, Moorhen 1, Lapwing 1, Curlew 1, Redshank 1, Green Woodpecker 1, Jay 4, Cetti`s Warbler 4, Chiffchaff 18, Willow Warbler 4, Blackcap 2, Stonechat 4, Dunnock 1, Linnet 15.

02/04/2021 Julian Small, Barnacle Goose 1, Gadwall 4, Teal 8, Shoveler 12, Tufted Duck 18, Marsh Harrier 8, Buzzard 3, Moorhen 1, Jay 1, Goldcrest 1, Swallow 4, Cetti's Warbler 4, Treecreeper 1, Stonechat 1, Linnet 2. Smooth Newt 1.

01/04/2021 Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley Whooper Swan 15, Shelduck 1, Gadwall 23, Teal 20, Shoveler 35, Pochard 1, Tufted Duck 27, Grey Heron 2, Great Crested Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 10, Sparrowhawk 3, Buzzard 5, Snipe 4, Jay 2, Blue Tit 6, Great Tit 8, Swallow 3, Cetti's Warbler 7, Long-tailed Tit 4, Chiffchaff 32, Willow Warbler 2, Blackcap 3, Song Thrush 1, Mistle Thrush 2, Stonechat 4, Water Pipit 1, Goldfinch 2, Linnet 4.