THORNE MOORS BIRDING BLOG 2018

BLOGS FURTHER INFORMATION: can be found here concerning: Copyright, rare breeders policy, the Thorne Moors bird list, photo tours and latest notifications. 

Note: birds are nesting and Adders are out please keep dogs on leads from April and do not disturb Adders when photographing by getting to close, thank you.

The annual temporary closure of part of the NE central moors is now lifted.

LATEST SIGHTINGS:

Bryan Wainwright 19/06/2018 Shoveler 13, Tufted Duck 1, Cormorant 1 S, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 4, Kestrel 1, Hobby 2, Water Rail 3, Oystercatcher 1 over Will Pits Scrape calling, Yellow-legged Gull 1 adult on W side, Stonechat 6 And 2 juveniles Blackwater Dike. Red Deer 1. Grass Snake 1 across Middle Moor Tram near road.

Bryan Wainwright, Tom Haslam 18/06/2018 Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 4, Hobby 2, Nightjar 1 flushed by dog walkers colliery area, Stonechat 2.

Martin Warne. Photos: Large Skipper x1, Large Heath x6

Bev Baxter, James Hinchliffe, Ron Moat, Rebecca 16/06/2018 Pochard 2 Paraffin floods, Black-headed Gull 200 With 12 chicks ringed.

David Slack 15/06/2018 Marsh Harrier 5 (2 male), Buzzard 1, Hobby 6, Black-headed Gull 200 (45 chicks), Stonechat 1, Meadow Pipit 3, Reed Bunting 5.

Bryan Wainwright, Steve Hiner (WeBs) 15/06/2018 Greylag Goose (domestic) 13, Gadwall 37 With 8 unfledged young seen with 1 female at Paraffin floods, Teal 17, Mallard 21, Shoveler 15, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 1, Water Rail 2 NE end Goole Moor one seen running through reeds, Moorhen 1, Coot 4 and at least 2 young, Crane 4, Lapwing 15, Snipe 1, Lesser Black-backed Gull 2, Black-headed Gull 250 with at least 50 unfledged young, Cuckoo 5, Swift 50, Willow Tit 2 Will Pits, Skylark 2, Willow Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 1, Reed Warbler 2, Stonechat 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Meadow Pipit 4, Chaffinch 2, Yellowhammer 1, Roe Deer 1.

Richard Sprakes 14/06/2018 Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 2.

Bryan Wainwright 13/06/2018 Marsh Harrier 2, Lesser Black-backed Gull 2. Roe Deer 1, Fox 1 young road at Green Belt.

Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley 12/06/2018 Gadwall 18, Teal 3, Garganey 2 Paraffin floods: 1 male and second Garganey which views didn't allow us to sex flew off from flooded area opposite Paraffin floods, Shoveler 10, Tufted Duck 3, Grey Partridge 1, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 3, Hobby 1, Water Rail 1, Crane 6, Lesser Black-backed Gull 1, Cuckoo 6, Barn Owl 1, Swift 100, Jay 2, House Martin 8, Cetti's Warbler 2, Chiffchaff 6, Willow Warbler 16, Blackcap 15, Garden Warbler 8, Whitethroat 6, Sedge Warbler 3, Reed Warbler 17. American Mink 1 road towards Will Pits.

Bryan Wainwright, Bill Priestley 09/06/2018 Gadwall 27, Tufted Duck 6, Grey Heron 1, Little Grebe 2, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 2, Hobby 1, Peregrine 1 Goole Moor, Water Rail 1, Moorhen 1, Coot 4, Crane 4, Herring Gull 2, Black-headed Gull 250 And 50+ chicks, House Martin 3, Stonechat 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Meadow Pipit 6, Bullfinch 3, Roe Deer 1.

Bryan Wainwright 08/06/2018 Grey Partridge 1 Priory Farm, Little Grebe 2, Great Crested Grebe 1 Paraffin floods, Marsh Harrier 2, Lesser Black-backed Gull 3, Herring Gull 1, Black-headed Gull 300 and many chicks, Turtle Dove 1 NE shed, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, House Martin 3, Stonechat 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Meadow Pipit 2. Roe Deer 2.

Peter Hinks, Madge Beevers, Simone Maw, Michael Williams 07/06/2018 Teal 20, Shoveler 1 With 2 young, Grey Partridge 2 old peat works Swinefleet, Marsh Harrier 4 (2 males), Buzzard 1, Crane 2, Tawny Owl 1 young (photo by PH). Red Deer 1 female with 2 young, Roe Deer 1, Water Vole 1 recently dead near new pump, had gone later.

Bryan Wainwright 07/06/2018 Shelduck 1, Little Grebe 3, Hobby 2, Swift 30. Grass Snake 1 Bank Top.

Lucy Mitchell (Elmhirst) 05/06/2018 Snipe 4, Woodcock 1, Tawny Owl 1.

Martin Warne 05/06/2018 Grey Partridge 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Hobby 1, Swift 18, Grasshopper Warbler 2, Stonechat 4.

Martin Warne, Helen Kirk 04/06/2018 Canada Goose 2, Gadwall 17, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Hobby 1, Cuckoo 1, Swift 138, Swallow 2, House Martin 7, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Stonechat 1.

Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley 04/06/2018 Gadwall 12, Shoveler 6, Tufted Duck 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Crane 2, Cuckoo 8, Barn Owl 1, Swift 60, Great Spotted Woodpecker 2, House Martin 2, Cetti's Warbler 1, Chiffchaff 6, Willow Warbler 26, Blackcap 22, Garden Warbler 9, Whitethroat 8, Sedge Warbler 5, Reed Warbler 13, Song Thrush 5, Stonechat 5, Yellowhammer 1. Red Deer 1 with young,

Bryan Wainwright 04/06/2018 Shelduck 2, Gadwall 1, Teal 2, Mallard 16, Shoveler 4, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Sparrowhawk 1, Water Rail 3, Moorhen 2, Coot 2, Crane 2, Lapwing 1, Black-headed Gull 200 at least 30 unfledged chicks seen, Woodpigeon 7, Cuckoo 2, Swift 6, Carrion Crow 10, Skylark 1, Long-tailed Tit 1, Chiffchaff 1, Willow Warbler 22, Blackcap 4, Garden Warbler 1, Whitethroat 9, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 3, Reed Warbler 16, Wren 20, Stonechat 6, Tree Sparrow 1 Priory Farm, Meadow Pipit 6, Chaffinch 5, Greenfinch 1, Goldfinch 2, Linnet 11, Bullfinch 1, Yellowhammer 4, Reed Bunting 44. Roe Deer 2, Rabbit 10.

Peter Hinks, Simone Maw 03/06/2018 Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 4, Hobby 3, Peregrine 1, Cuckoo 3, Tawny Owl 1 young.

Bryan Wainwright 03/06/2018 Shelduck 2, Gadwall 5, Teal 6, Mallard 30, Shoveler 23, Tufted Duck 4, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 1, Hobby 2, Lapwing 2, Black-headed Gull 200 at least 30 unfledged chicks seen, Stock Dove 1, Woodpigeon 10, Turtle Dove 5 With 3 N part Will Pits, 1 S part Will Pits and 1 E end Collis’s Tram, Cuckoo 5, Swift 12, Magpie 1, Jay 2, Willow Tit 2 Blackwater Dike at Will Pits, Skylark 2, Swallow 2, House Martin 2, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 7, Blackcap 2, Whitethroat 10, Grasshopper Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 7, Wren 5, Blackbird 3, Song Thrush 1, Robin 2, Stonechat 4, House Sparrow 8 Creyke’s Sidings, Tree Sparrow 1 Priory Farm, Yellow Wagtail 1, Meadow Pipit 8, Chaffinch 2, Linnet 5, Yellowhammer 3, Reed Bunting 18, Red Deer 9, Roe Deer 3 including a female with spotted young Middle Moor, Adder 2.

Bryan Wainwright, Bill Priestley 02/06/2018 Tufted Duck 6, Little Egret 1 Crowle North Marsh, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 1, Water Rail 1 including one seen on road, Oystercatcher 2, Avocet 1 W side floods, Lesser Black-backed Gull 1, Herring Gull 2, Black-headed Gull 200 at least 10 unfledged chicks seen, Cuckoo 3, Little Owl 1 Priory Farm, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Cetti's Warbler 2, Tree Sparrow 1 Priory Farm, Hedgehog 1 Creyke’s Sidings track, Red Deer 3,

Tom Lowe 01/06/2018 Spotted Crake 1 heard at night Goole Moor.

Peter Hinks, Michael Williams 01/06/2018 Teal 6, Mallard 1 With 8 young, Shoveler 8, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 7, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 1, Hobby 4, Coot 4, Turtle Dove 2 Green Belt, Cuckoo 5, Tawny Owl 1 Will Pits, Nightjar 1 Green Belt, Swift 8, Skylark 2, Yellow Wagtail 2, Bullfinch 2, Yellowhammer 1, Reed Bunting 8. Also Brown Hare 1 R H Farm. Brown hawker 2, Southern hawker 1, Hairy dragonfly 2.

David Slack 01/06/2018 Greylag Goose (domestic) 15, Teal 2, Shoveler 8, Tufted Duck 6, Pheasant 4, Marsh Harrier 7, Buzzard 1, Hobby 9, Water Rail 1, Moorhen 1, Coot 3 With 2 young, Lapwing 6, Black-headed Gull 200, Cuckoo 3, Magpie 2, Willow Warbler 1, Reed Warbler 1, Blackbird 2, Stonechat 3, Meadow Pipit 2, Reed Bunting 5. Red Deer 2, Brown Hare 1.

Steve Hiner 01/06/2018 Photos: Garden Tiger and Yellowtail caterpillars.

 

Martin Warne, Helen Kirk 01/06/2018 Gadwall 14, Shoveler 3, a male and female with chick West side Pools, Tufted Duck 6, Little Grebe 3, Marsh Harrier 2, Kestrel 1, Hobby 2, Coot 2, Lapwing 15, Woodcock 5, Curlew calling in flight North above Blackwater Dyke, Cuckoo 2, Nightjar 1 at dusk, Jay 1, Cetti`s Warbler 1, Stonechat 1. Roe Deer 2, Red Deer 1.

Martin Warne, Steve Hiner in part 31/05/2018 Tufted Duck 3, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 3, Kestrel 1, Hobby 3, Cuckoo 2, Tawny Owl 1, Stonechat 2.

Bryan Wainwright 31/05/2018 Hobby 1, Turtle Dove 1 Bell’s, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Cetti's Warbler 1 end Jones' Cable, Lesser Whitethroat 1 end Jones' Cable, Stonechat 1.

Martin Warne, Helen Kirk 30/05/2018 Gadwall 6, Shoveler 7, Tufted Duck 5, Grey Partridge 1, Little Grebe 5, Marsh Harrier 3, Turtle Dove 1, Cuckoo 3, Tawny Owl 2, Swift c150, Willow Tit 1, Swallow 4, House Martin 3, Cetti`s Warbler 1, Mistle Thrush 2, Stonechat 5, Yellow Wagtail 1.

Steve Hiner, Tim Kohler 29/05/2018 Greylag Goose (domestic) 17, Teal 1, Mallard 10, Shoveler 1 male, Paraffin, Tufted Duck 1 male, Paraffin, Marsh Harrier 2 1 male Goole Moor, 1 male Green Belt, Kestrel 1, Lapwing 4 2 Goole Fields, 2 Durham’s Gardens, Black-headed Gull 50+, Cetti’s Warbler 1 Bank Top Barrier, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 6, Sedge Warbler 1.

Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley 29/05/2018 Shelduck 1, Gadwall 14, Shoveler 12, Tufted Duck 7, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 2, Hobby 2, Water Rail 1, Cuckoo 5, Swift 200, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Jay 1, Cetti's Warbler 1, Chiffchaff 8, Willow Warbler 22, Blackcap 15, Garden Warbler 7, Whitethroat 4, Sedge Warbler 6, Reed Warbler 23.

Bryan Wainwright 29/05/2018 Greylag Goose (domestic) 40, Canada Goose 13, Gadwall 6, Teal 7, Mallard 10, Shoveler 14, Tufted Duck 9, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 2, Hobby 3, Coot 4, Lapwing 11, Black-headed Gull 250 at least 3 unfledged young seen, Common Tern 5 Paraffin and W side floods, Cuckoo 4, Swift 20, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Willow Tit 1 Will Pits S side, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 2, Blackcap 2, Sedge Warbler 3, Reed Warbler 4, Song Thrush 1, Stonechat 4, Meadow Pipit 3, Yellowhammer 3, Reed Bunting 8. Red Deer 5. Minnow 600 Will Pits fire pool.

Bryan Wainwright 26/05/2018 Canada Goose 4, Shelduck 1, Marsh Harrier 6, Moorhen 1, Lesser Black-backed Gull 1, Black-headed Gull 350, Cuckoo 3, Tawny Owl 1, Swift 30, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Swallow 2, Cetti's Warbler 1, Red Deer 19 Goole Fields, Roe Deer 3.

Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley 24/05/2018 Gadwall 14, Teal 6, Shoveler 8, Tufted Duck 10, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 1, Hobby 3, Water Rail 2, Cuckoo 8, Tawny Owl 1 roosting Goole Moor Tram, Swift 150, Cetti's Warbler 1, Chiffchaff 5, Willow Warbler 9, Blackcap 11, Garden Warbler 6, Whitethroat 8, Sedge Warbler 7, Reed Warbler 10.

Bryan Wainwright 23/05/2018 4 survey routes males only counted (where sexes same total divided by 2) Greylag Goose (domestic) 5, Gadwall 4, Teal 1, Mallard 14, Shoveler 5, Tufted Duck 5, Pheasant 2, Marsh Harrier 5, Buzzard 1, Hobby 1, Moorhen 2, Coot 2, Lapwing 2, Snipe 5 displaying, Lesser Black-backed Gull 9, Herring Gull 2, Black-headed Gull 200, Woodpigeon 7, Cuckoo 5, Swift 10, Magpie 1, Carrion Crow 2, Blue Tit 2, Great Tit 1, Willow Tit 1 Will Pits at Blackwater Dike, Chiffchaff 1, Willow Warbler 32, Blackcap 3, Garden Warbler 1, Whitethroat 26, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 10, Reed Warbler 23, Wren 17, Blackbird 3, Song Thrush 1, Robin 1, Stonechat 6, Meadow Pipit 9, Chaffinch 4, Linnet 9, Bullfinch 1, Yellowhammer 2, Reed Bunting 46. Red Deer 22, Roe Deer 3, Rabbit 3 young. Adder 1 small male NE shed.

Bryan Wainwright colliery area 22/05/2018 Shelduck 2, Gadwall 6, Teal 2, Shoveler 7, Tufted Duck 8, Marsh Harrier 2, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Hobby 4, Cuckoo 4, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Cetti's Warbler 1, Meadow Pipit 1. Red Deer 7, Roe Deer 2.

Robert Broch 22/05/2018 Turtle Dove 1 Moor’s end Jones' Cable, Cetti's Warbler 1 Moor’s end Jones' Cable, Grasshopper Warbler 1 Moor’s end Jones' Cable.

Bryan Wainwright colliery area 21/05/2018 Grey Heron 1, Kestrel 1, Cuckoo 1, Swift 3, Magpie 1, House Martin 6 (Moorends village only), Long-tailed Tit 2, Chiffchaff 1, Willow Warbler 2, Blackcap 1, Lesser Whitethroat 1, Whitethroat 3, Song Thrush 1, Bullfinch 2. Butterflies: Common Blue 6, Orange-tip 2.

Dave Hursthouse 20/05/2018 Garganey 1 male Paraffin floods, Hobby 7. Hairy Dragonfly several.

Bryan Wainwright colliery area 20/05/2018 Marsh Harrier 1 male, Swift 10, Magpie 4, Jay 1, House Martin 1, Long-tailed Tit 4, Chiffchaff 4, Willow Warbler 6, Blackcap 4, Lesser Whitethroat 1, Whitethroat 3, Chaffinch 2, Goldfinch 2, Linnet 10, Bullfinch 2.

 

Bryan Wainwright 19/05/2018 Canada Goose 2, Shoveler 8, Tufted Duck 8, Honey-buzzard 1 Gliding over Will Pits, drooping wings, pale head, no chest band on almost white body, 2 tail bands went N gaining height at 12.55, Marsh Harrier 3, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 4, Hobby 4, Moorhen 2, Coot 6, Oystercatcher 1, Lapwing 4, Lesser Black-backed Gull 4, Black-headed Gull 250, Cuckoo 2, Little Owl 1 Priory Farm, Tawny Owl 1 Will Pits, Swift 8, Skylark 4, Swallow 5, Chiffchaff 3, Willow Warbler 4, Blackcap 2, Garden Warbler 1, Sedge Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 5, Yellow Wagtail 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Chaffinch 2, Goldfinch 4, Linnet 3, Reed Bunting 4, Hedgehog 1 Priory Farm (photos x2), Fox 1 Paraffin, Roe Deer 1, Hare 2 Priory Farm, Rabbit 4, Adder 1. Red Campion (photo).

Martin Warne, Helen Kirk 18/05/2018 Gadwall 2, Shoveler 2, Tufted Duck 3, Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Hobby 2, Water Rail 2, Coot 1, Black-headed Gull 313, Cuckoo 2, Grasshopper Warbler 1, Stonechat 1.

Steve Hiner WeBs 18/05/2018 Greylag Goose (domestic) 41, Gadwall 2, Teal 4, Mallard 16, Tufted Duck 4, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 1, Buzzard 3, Coot 1, Lapwing 2, Black-headed Gull 57, Cuckoo 2 Green Belt, Nightjar 1 Green Belt, Swift 37, Chiffchaff 3, Willow Warbler 16, Blackcap 5, Grasshopper Warbler 1 Green Belt, Sedge Warbler 2, Reed Warbler 1.

Robert Broch 17/05/2018 Barn Owl 1 Crowle Moor council car park, Long-eared Owl 1 Crowle Moor, Tree Pipit 2 Crowle Moor one N and S end.

Martin Warne 17/05/2018 Shelduck 1, Gadwall 3, Tufted Duck 5, Little Grebe 2, Marsh Harrier 3, Kestrel 1, Hobby 2, Water Rail 1, Redshank 2, Turtle Dove 1, Cuckoo 3, Swift 6, Jay 1, Stonechat 1, Tree Pipit 1 open area off Collis Tram. Roe Deer 1.

Martin Warne, Helen Kirk, Ian McDonald 16/05/2018 Shoveler 5, Tufted Duck 10, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 1, Hobby 5, Water Rail 1, Oystercatcher 2 West side Pools, Cuckoo 2, Swift 67, Swallow 12, House Martin 8, Stonechat 2, Bullfinch 1. Red Deer 6.

David Slack 15/05/2018 Greylag Goose (domestic) 4, Shoveler 6, Tufted Duck 2, Marsh Harrier 5, Kestrel 2, Hobby 8, Black-headed Gull 280, Stonechat 1, Reed Bunting 4. Adder 1.

Martin Warne, Helen Kirk 14/05/2018 Tufted Duck 4, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 2, Hobby 1, Water Rail 2, Cuckoo 2, Sedge Warbler 2, Yellowhammer 2.

Peter Hinks, Michael Williams 14/05/2018 Shoveler 6, Tufted Duck 4, Grey Partridge 2 Red House Farm, Marsh Harrier 8, Buzzard 5, Hobby 9, Lapwing 4, Cuckoo 3, Tawny Owl 1 Will Pits, Great Spotted Woodpecker 1, Willow Tit 1 Will Pits, Cetti's Warbler 1, Treecreeper 1 Will Pits. Red Deer 3, Brown Hare 2.

Peter Hinks, Simone Maw, Michael Williams 12/05/2018 Gadwall 4, Teal 4, Mallard 1 female with 6 young, Shoveler 10, Tufted Duck 4, Grey Partridge 2 Red House Farm, Grey Heron 1, Little Grebe 2, Marsh Harrier 8, Buzzard 1, Turtle Dove 1 Will Pits, Cuckoo 2, Swift 70, Skylark 2, Swallow 12, Yellow Wagtail 3, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Reed Bunting 8. Fox 1, Red Deer 1. Four-spot Chaser (photos x2 Michael Williams).

Bryan Wainwright 10/05/2018 Canada Goose 2, Wigeon 1 male, Tufted Duck 6, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 1, Hobby 16, Cuckoo 2, Stonechat 3, Red Deer 25 Goole Moor.

Bryan Wainwright 09/05/2018 Greylag Goose (domestic) 50, Canada Goose 2, Shelduck 5, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 8, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 3, Hobby 12, Water Rail 1, Moorhen 2, Coot 6, Redshank 1, Cuckoo 3, Magpie 2, Jackdaw 4 over in pairs, Willow Tit 1 E end Goole Moor Tram, Garden Warbler 2.

Martin Warne 08/05/2018 Shelduck 1, Shoveler 7, Tufted Duck 4, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 3, Kestrel 2, Hobby 2, Redshank 1, Cuckoo 2, Sedge Warbler 2, Yellowhammer 1. Hairy Dragonfly 3, Blue-tailed Damselfly 1, Azure Damselfly 9.

Martin Warne, Helen Kirk 07/05/2018 Canada Goose 2, Shelduck 1, Shoveler 2, Tufted Duck 6, White Stork 1 as below, Marsh Harrier 4, Buzzard 2, Hobby 13, Water Rail 1, Turtle Dove 1, Cuckoo 3, Cetti`s Warbler 1, Willow Warbler 4, Blackcap 3, Garden Warbler 4, Common Whitethroat 5, Sedge Warbler 1, Wheatear 1 Bank Top, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 2, Bullfinch 3, Yellowhammer 1. Hairy Dragonfly 3, Four spotted Chaser 217, Common Heath 1.

Bryan Wainwright, David Smith 07/05/2018 Tufted Duck 19, WHITE STORK 1 circling over us at Will Pits 14.10 to 14.20 gaining height and then heading SSE no rings on legs (DS, BPW and from Blue bridge directed by phone Martin Warne, Helen Kirk and 2 others) 2nd record for Thorne Moors, Little Grebe 2, Marsh Harrier 6, Kestrel 5, Hobby 12, Water Rail 1, Moorhen 1, Coot 2, Turtle Dove 2 heard Green Belt, Cuckoo 2, Magpie 4. Red Deer 2. Grass Snake 1 swam across flooded bit of road on E W section, Adder 2 on road.

Martin Warne 06/05/2018 Shelduck 3, Shoveler 10, Tufted Duck 13, Little Grebe 2, Marsh Harrier 3, Buzzard 3, Kestrel 1, Hobby 4, Water Rail 2, Coot 2, Chiffchaff 6, Willow Warbler 7, Blackcap 2, Garden Warbler 2, Common Whitethroat 4, Grasshopper Warbler 5, Sedge Warbler 4 . Bee Fly (1st & 2nd photo), Hairy Dragonfly 1 MMT (3 rd photo x1, Four spotted Chaser 41 (4th & 5th photo x2), Large Red Damselfly 502.

Bryan Wainwright 06/05/2018 Four routes surveyed: Goole Moor Tram, Shoulder o' Mutton Tram, Middle Moor Tram, Eastern Boundary Tram. Only totals for males given; sexes same in species were divided by 2 (unless singing). Greylag Goose (domestic) 11, Canada Goose 1, Shelduck 2, Gadwall 5, Teal 3, Mallard 17, Shoveler 13, Tufted Duck 3, Pheasant 3, Marsh Harrier 8, Water Rail 3, Moorhen 1, Coot 2, Snipe 1 flushed from E boundary, Redshank 3, Woodpigeon 9, Cuckoo 4, Magpie 1, Carrion Crow 4, Blue Tit 3, Great Tit, Cetti's Warbler 1, Long-tailed Tit 1, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 37, Blackcap 8, Garden Warbler 1, Whitethroat 23, Grasshopper Warbler 2, Sedge Warbler 19, Reed Warbler 18, Wren 23, Stonechat 2, Meadow Pipit 7, Chaffinch 11, Goldfinch 1, Linnet 14, Yellowhammer 8, Reed Bunting 64. Roe Deer 2. Orange Tip Elmhirst Tram, Large White 1 E Boundary.

Bev Baxter 05/05/2018 Chiffchaff 1, Blackcap 1, Whitethroat 3 (1 RT), Tree Sparrow 5 (3 RT), Chaffinch 3 (2 RT), Greenfinch 3 (1 RT), Goldfinch 26 (8 RT: 1 with a Brussels ring), Linnet 12 (2 RT).

Bryan Wainwright 05/05/2018 Canada Goose 5, Tufted Duck 8, Black-necked Grebe 2 Paraffin floods, Marsh Harrier 6, Buzzard 3, Kestrel 2, Hobby 10, Water Rail 1, Lapwing 4, Cuckoo 4, Swift 4, Jay 1, Blue Tit 2, Cetti's Warbler 2, Whinchat 1 female Creyke’s, Stonechat 2, Wheatear 2, Tree Sparrow 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Meadow Pipit 2, Reed Bunting 12. Roe Deer 5, Hare 1.

 

Ian McDonald 04/05/2018 Willow Tit 1, Cetti's Warbler 1, Reed Warbler 1, Whinchat 1 Middle Moor Tram.

Martin Warne 04/05/2018 Shelduck 2, Shoveler 4, Grey Partridge 1, Grey Heron 1, Marsh Harrier 2, Buzzard 2, Water Rail 1, Lapwing 1, Turtle Dove 2, Cuckoo 1, Tawny Owl 1, Jackdaw 1, Willow Tit 2, Cetti`s Warbler 1, Chiffchaff 7, Willow Warbler 8, Blackcap 8, Garden Warbler 3, Reed Warbler 3, Song Thrush 2, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1. Large Red Damselfly 408.

Bryan Wainwright 04/05/2018 Tufted Duck 8, Cormorant 2 W, Grey Heron 1, Little Grebe 1, Marsh Harrier 4, Water Rail 1, Redshank 3, Cuckoo 1, Jay 1, Jackdaw 1, Cetti's Warbler 1, Stonechat 1, Wheatear 1, Tree Sparrow 1, Yellow Wagtail 1, Pied Wagtail (yarrellii) 1, Bullfinch 2, Yellowhammer 4,

Bryan Wainwright, Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley 03/05/2018 Shelduck 3, Gadwall 8, Shoveler 12, Tufted Duck 8, Marsh Harrier 4, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 2, Kestrel 2, Hobby 6, Redshank 1, Skylark 2, Cetti's Warbler 2, Wheatear 1, Yellow Wagtail 1, Yellowhammer 1.

Bryan Wainwright, David Blackham 02/05/2018 Shelduck 3, Shoveler 2, Tufted Duck 2, Marsh Harrier 2, Hobby 1, Water Rail 2 ran across flooded road, Black-headed Gull 300, Cuckoo 1, Jay 1, Wheatear 2 Fisons’ Road North. Roe Deer 1 male.

Steve Hiner 01/05/2018 Greylag Goose (domestic) 12, Shelduck 1, Gadwall 1, Teal 4, Mallard 4, Shoveler 6, Marsh Harrier 2 1 male, Buzzard 1, Kestrel 1, Hobby 1 middle moor, Moorhen 1, Coot 1, Black-headed Gull 58, Magpie 2, Carrion Crow 1, Sand Martin 5, Swallow 32, House Martin 15, Swift 7, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 5, Blackcap 1, Garden Warbler 1, Whitethroat 1, Sedge Warbler 1, Reed Warbler 1, Wren 1, Blackbird 1, Yellow Wagtail 3 Creyke's Gate. Water Vole 1 Goole Moor Tram.

Tom Lowe 01/05/2018 Greylag Goose (domestic) 26, Canada Goose 2, Shelduck 2, Mallard 12, Grey Heron 2, Marsh Harrier 7, Sparrowhawk 1, Buzzard 3, Kestrel 2, Hobby 2, Lapwing 9, Redshank 2, Cuckoo 1, Chiffchaff 2, Willow Warbler 15, Blackcap 4, Garden Warbler 2, Whitethroat 2, Yellow Wagtail 28, Linnet 48, Corn Bunting 6.

Gary Featherstone, Bill Priestley 01/05/2018 Shelduck 4, Gadwall 10, Shoveler 12, Tufted Duck 8, Marsh Harrier 5, Buzzard 1, Hobby 8, Lesser Black-backed Gull 1, Cuckoo 2, Swift 40, Jay 1, Sand Martin 5, Swallow 15, Cetti's Warbler 1, Chiffchaff 9, Willow Warbler 16, Blackcap 10, Garden Warbler 1, Whitethroat 8, Sedge Warbler 5, Song Thrush 1, Linnet 4.