Last Month’s Sightings

Please can we ask members to submit their sightings. Standard recording forms are preferred and can be  obtained from any of our indoor meetings. 

Please send these to our recorder; David Gibbons: wvbs.recorder@gmail.com  If you experience a problem  please telephone David  on 01603 870908. Hard copies should be addressed to David Gibbons, 14 Pightle Way, Reepham,Norfolk NR10 4QW.

A Summary of Species seen for December 2018

Bewick’s Swan 26 on 30th at Honingham, IB.

Pink-footed Goose 200 on 1st at Worthing, DK. 300 on 1st at Brandiston, SB. 210 on 20th at Costessey, AB. 200 on 20th at Potters Fen, PA.

Greylag Goose 250 on 19th at Pensthorpe, SC, PR.

Mandarin Duck 7 on 19th at Pensthorpe, SC, PR.

Wigeon 57 on 13th at Pensthorpe, LB, RN.

Gadwall 63 on 13th and 65 on 19th at Pensthorpe, LB, RN, SC, PR.

Teal 650 on 13th and 470 on 19th at Pensthorpe, LB, RN, SC, PR.

Tufted Duck 93 on 13th and 110 on 19th at Pensthorpe, LB, RN, SC, PR.

Grey Partridge 2 on 5th at Brandiston, SB.

Great White Egret 1 on 18th at Elsing Bridge, BP. 1 on 30th at Honingham, IB.
Little Egret 3 on 16th at HBW, DK. 2 on 24th at Elsing Lane, BP.

Grey Heron 2 on 19th at Pensthorpe, SC, PR. 3 on 16th at HBW, DK.

Little Grebe 3 on 16th at HBW, DK.

Red Kite 2 on 19th and 10 on 30th at Honingham, BP, IB.

Sparrowhawk 1 on 8th at Potters Fen, PA. 2 on 16th at HBW, DK.

Buzzard 2 on 13th at Pensthorpe, LB, RN. 2 on 10th at N.Tuddenham, BP. 6 on 16th at HBW, DK.

Kestrel 2 on 7th at Worthing, DK. 2 on 6th at Horsford, DG. 2 on 6th at Bintree, DG. 2 on 16th at HBW, DK. 2 on 19th at Pensthorpe, SC, PR.

Peregrine Falcon 1 on 19th at Pensthorpe, SC, PR.

Water Rail 1 on 19th at Pensthorpe, SC, PR.

Coot 120 on 13th and 142 on 19th at Pensthorpe, LB, RN, SC, PR.

Golden Plover c200 on 24th at Weston Longville, PA.

Lapwing 345 on 19th at Pensthorpe, SC, PR. Black-headed Gull 141 on 13th at Pensthorpe, LB, RN.

Stock Dove 6 on 19th at Pensthorpe, SC, PR.

Barn Owl 1 on 18th at Bintree Mill, BP. 1 on 21st at Brandiston, SB.

Little Owl 1 on 16th at Brandiston, SB. Tawny Owl 3 on 4th at Brandiston, SB. 1 on 16th at HBW, DK. 1 on 18th at Hoe, BP. 1 on 27th at SMHOT, LB, MW.

Great Spotted Woodpecker 3 on 13th at Pensthorpe, LB, RN. 2 on 27th at SMHOT, LB, MW.

Corvid Roost 2000 on 18th at Elsing Hall, BP.

Goldcrest 3 on 13th at Pensthorpe, LB, RN.

Coal Tit 11 on 13th at Pensthorpe, LB, RN.

Marsh Tit 4 on 13th and 5 on 19th at Pensthorpe, LB, RN, SC, PR. 2 on 16th at HBW, DK. 2 on 21st at Ringland Common, BP. 2 on 27th at SMHOT, LB, MW.

Skylark 4 on 16th at HBW, DK.
Blackcap 3 on 16th at HBW, DK.

Nuthatch 3 on 19th at Pensthorpe, SC, PR. 2 on 21st at Ringland, BP.

Treecreeper 4 on 16th at HBW, DK. 2 on 27th at SMHOT, LB, MW.

Fieldfare 90 on 28th at Brandiston, SB.

Song Thrush 4 on 13th at Pensthorpe, LB, RN.

Redwing 50 on 16th at HBW, DK.

Mistle Thrush 1 on 16th at HBW, DK.

Meadow Pipit 8 on 13th at N.Tuddenham, BP.

Chaffinch 48 on 13th at Pensthorpe, LB, RN.

Brambling 2 on 27th at SMHOT, LB, MW. 1 on 30th at Brandiston, SB.

Siskin 10 on 13th at Pensthorpe, LB, RN. c10 on 27th at SMHOT, LB, MW.

Linnet 30 on 13th at N.Tuddenham, BP. 80 on 19th at Pensthorpe, SC, PR.

Lesser Redpoll 5 on 13th at Pensthorpe, LB, RN. 1 on 21st at Ringland, BP.

Bullfinch 3 on 16th at HBW, DK.

Reed Bunting 7 on 19th at Pensthorpe, SC, PR.

Rose-ringed Parakeet 6 on 2nd at New Costessey, AB.

SMHOT = Sculthorpe Moor Hawk and Owl Trust HBW = Hoe Bird Walk
Many thanks to the following for their records:

DK – David Knight DG – David Gibbons IB – Ian Brittain
BP – Barry Pummell LB – Liz Bridge AB – Andrew Brown
SC – Steve Chapman PA – Paul Adams PR – Paul Riley
SB – Sacha Barbato RN – Richard Norris MW – Mary Walker

 

This month we received 303 sightings with 89 species!

Please send those records to David Gibbons at wvbs.recorder@gmail.com or by hard copy to: – 14 PightleWay,Reepham, Compiled by David Gibbons Norfolk NR10 4QW

 

Why not share your records on the WVBS e-group. If interested let me know ray.gribble@tesco.net and I’ll help you get connected.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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