Thursday, 30 December 2010

30th December 2010 Castle Water & Pett

Bittern 3-4 ex.
Little Egret 2
Dark-bellied Brent c.25 Pett
Pale-bellied Brent Goose 7 Pett
Red-breasted Goose 1 ad. Pett
White-fronted Goose c.150
Teal c.350
Wigeon c.2,000
Pintail 3
Marsh Harrier 2
Peregrine 1
Water Rail 2
Ruff 5
Dunlin c.50
Redwing c.30

Castle Water spectacle

Bittern at Castle Water

Water Rail at Castle Water

Wigeon at Castle Water

Ruff at Castle Water

Bittern at Castle Water

Common Snipe at Castle Water

Wednesday, 29 December 2010

29th December 2010 Lewes

Waxwing c.15
Redwing c.25

Waxwings at Lewes

Monday, 27 December 2010

27th December 2010 Dungeness, Scotney & Pett

Bittern 1 Galloways
Little Egret 1-2
White-fronted Goose 1 Galloways, c.450 Scotney, c.250 Pett
Pink-footed Goose 4 Scotney, Sussex
Barnacle Goose c.200 Scotney, c.150 Pett
Pale-bellied Brent Goose 1 adult Scotney, Sussex
Red-breasted Goose 1 ad. ex. Pett
Wigeon c.5,000 (majority just east of Scotney)
Pochard c.100
Goldeneye 2
Smew 1 drake Dungeness RSPB
Ruddy Duck 5
Marsh Harrier c.8
Rough-legged Buzzard 2 (1 juv. Galloways, 1 east of Scotney whilst Chris Ball still watching other)
Merlin 1 ARC
Peregrine 2 attacking Scotney Rough-legged Buzzard
Stock Dove c.250 Scotney
Linnet c.30 Scotney

Stock Doves at Scotney

Adult Pale-bellied Brent Goose at Scotney

Juvenile Rough-legged Buzzard along Galloways Road, Lydd

Friday, 24 December 2010

24th December 2010 Lewes, Beachy Head, Princess Park


Waxwing 7 ex.

Beachy Head

Red-throated Diver 1 on sea
Great Crested Grebe 4 on sea
Fulmar 1
Peregrine 2
Curlew 2W, 1E
Lapwing 1 Top Fields
Common Crane 2 adults ex. flying over top fields and then south over Belle Tout
Common Gull c.80
Skylark c.150
Song Thrush 10
Redwing 5
Long-tailed Tit 6
Linnet 3
Goldfinch 2
Raven 2

Seven Sisters from Birling Gap

Adult Common Gull over the Top Fields

Skylarks over the Top Fields

Lapwing over the Top Fields

Common Cranes over Beachy Head

Robin at Birling Gap

Princes Park, Eastbourne

Smew 1 redhead ex.
Scaup 4 ex.

Smew at Princes Park

Scaup at Princes Park

Cormorant at Princes Park