Greater Sandplover Kazakhstan May 2017

30 August, 2015

A Red-backed Shrike in the paddock off bread lane until 17:45 at least, is the first for many a year. 





With the shrike showing for most of the day the presence of other visitors, reflected a good variety in the patch.

Raven - 2 east over bread lane
Wheatear
Egyptiian Goose - 3 flew north
Spotted Fly - 9
Tree Pipit - 6
Redstart - 10
Whinchat - 5
Yellow Wagtail - 44
Wheatear - 9
Lesser Whitethroat - 2
Whitethroat - 28
Willow Warbler - 15
Blackcap - 14
Goldcrest - 2
Reed Warbler - 7
Grey Heron - 5
Spotted Fly
Little Egret - 3
Siskin - 17
House Martin - 30
Swallow - c.1000 moving east
Sand Martin - 27
Swift - 12
Common Sandpiper - 2
Greenshank - 1
Ringed Plover - 10
Curlew - 6
Great-spotted Wood - 1
Green Wood - 4
Peregrine - 2
Sparrowhawk - 2
Kestrel - 1
Buzzard - 3
Common Scoter - 13w
Fulmar - 1w
Gannet - 32e
Sandwich Tern - 31e
Med Gull - 24
Common Gull - 5
Lesser B B Gull - 2