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05 Jun 2017

Recent sightings – 5th June

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The following sightings were recorded today, near high tide.

Estuary

Lesser black-backed gull 9, Shelduck 2, Black-headed Gull 35.

Main lake – visible from Sensory garden and Visitor centre

Coot 2 adults + 2 chicks, Mallard 20 (among them 2 families with 1 and 2 chicks, respectively), Tufted duck 6, Black-headed gull +150, Cormorant 1, Greylag 1.

Wadermarsh – visible from Wadermarsh lookout and Brent Hide

Shelduck 2, Oystercatcher 60, Redshank 2, Black-tailed godwit 9, Lesser black-backed gull 1, Black-headed gull 65, Greylag 1, mallard 1o, Little egret 1:

Freshwater Lagoon – visible from Brent Hide and Crannog

Shelduck 2 adults & 7 ducklings, Coot 2 adults + 3 chicks, Gadwall 1, Mallard 5, Tufted duck 1,  Mute swan 1, Black-headed gull +400.

Saline Lagoon – visible from the Saline Lagoon lookout and Limekiln observatory

Black-headed gull 20.

Peninsula Marsh – Visible from the Peninsula Marsh lookout

Oystercatcher 35, Shelduck 2.

Limestone Lake – Visible from the Limestone Pavillion and the Woodland lookout

Grey Heron 2, Gadwall 2, Mallard 2, Tufted duck 5.

Brickworks

Wren 2, Oystercatcher +150, flying North.

Woodland

Robin 2, Wren 3, Coal tit 1 adult + 1 chick, Chaffinch 1, Goldcrest 2, Blackcap 1: