Greater Sandplover Kazakhstan May 2017

03 September, 2014

This evening a Tawny Owl calling back of First Wood and a Little Owl flushed from the trees behind the old Cafe, 3 Whinchat and singles of Reed Bunting and Wheatear at the railway carriages.
Good numbers of Whinchat in the area


Spotted Flycatcher bread lane
Blackcap Atherington
Combined totals for today include at least 9 Whinchat in the area, 2 Spot Fly, 2 Redstart, 3 Lesser Whitethroat, and 4 Wheatear. The best of the rest include 24 Whitethroat, 12 Blackcap, 5 Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler, 7 Yellow Wagtail, 2 Goldcrest, 2 Reed Bunting,7 Sandwich Tern, 3 Buzzard, 2 Kestrel, 2 Sparrowhawk, and singles of Peregrine, Little Egret, and 3 Common Sandpiper near the River and constant stream of hirundine consisting of mainly Swallow heading east.