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September 2004


Thu 30th Sep: Wollaton Park - 4 Jays, Green Woodpecker
Wed 29th Sep: Bellmoor Pit/Hallcroft SSI - probable Yellow-browed Warbler--Take the path south around Bellmoor Pit (also known as Hallcroft SSSI) past the weir on the river and just round the next bend take the path over the style to the left and the bird was in Willows & Sallows on the left along this footpath this afternoon. Map Here, the red circle is suitable car parking
Wed 29th Sep: Lound (Chainbridge Wood NWT) - 5 Redwing
Wed 29th Sep: Farnsfield - 2 Common Buzzards, Chiffchaff
Wed 29th Sep: Calverton - Common Buzzard
Wed 29th Sep: Rainworth Waters - Kingfisher, 2 Bullfinches
Wed 29th Sep: Attenborough - Red crested Pochard(Church Pit), Grey Wagtail, Common Buzzard, 2 Sparrowhawks, 2 Common Snipe, a few House Martins
Wed 29th Sep: Strelley - 50 Goldfinch, possible Hobby
Tue 28th Sep: Lound(Chainbridge Wood NWT Reserve) - 2 Green Woodpecker, 3+ Chiffchaff, Blackcap, 2+ Willow Tit
Tue 28th Sep: Lound(General) - 3 juvenile Arctic Terns, 40+ Cormorant, 50+ Shoveler, 20+ Teal, a few Swallows and House Martins moving through
Tue 28th Sep: Attenborough - Red crested Pochard(Church Pit), still plenty of Chiffchaffs
Tue 28th Sep: Wollaton Park - 6 Long tailed Tits, 2 Green Woodpeckers, 2+ Mistle Thrush, possible Hobby
Mon 27th Sep: Annesley (M1 junc 27) - Common Buzzard
Mon 27th Sep: Clumber Park - 11 Mandarin Duck, 2 Greenshank, Grey Wagtail.
Mon 27th Sep: Clumber Park - NB: - the lake is being drained at the present time.
Mon 27th Sep: Attemborough - Juvenile Little Gull, Red crested Pochard
Mon 27th Sep: Netherfield - juvenile Arctic Tern
Sun 26th Sep: Lound - Juvenile Arctic Tern
Sun 26th Sep: Cotgrave Woods - Redwing, regular small flocks of Skylarks moving south, also smaller numbers of Meadow Pipits, 5 Willow Tits, Marsh Tit, Common Buzzard, 2 Redpoll
Sun 26th Sep: Attenborough - Red crested Pochard(Railway Pit), adult Mediterranean Gull, 7 Common Buzzard, Hobby, 3 Common Snipe, Grey Wagtail
Sat 25th Sep: Lound - Juvenile Arctic Tern
Sat 25th Sep: Kingsmill Reservoir - juvenile Sabine's Gull (flew off at 0900)
Fri 24th Sep: Holme Pierrepont - 60+ Shoveler
Fri 24th Sep: Eakring - 3 Pink foot Geese (flying east), 4 Common Buzzard, 40 Golden Plover
Fri 24th Sep: Attenborough - 4 Common Buzzard, Yellow legged Gull
Fri 24th Sep: Clumber Park - 12 Mandarins, Pintail, Wigeon, 2 Greenshank
Thu 23rd Sep: Rushcliffe Country Park - Wheatear, Common Buzzard
Tue 21st Sep: Holme Pierrepont(General Area) - Snipe, Swift, many Sand and House Martins, Chiffchaff, several Hobbys, good number of Teal and Wigeon
Tue 21st Sep: Holme Pierrepont(A52 Pit) - Black Tern
Tue 21st Sep: Attenborough(New Workings) - 3 Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper
Sun 19th Sep: Lound(General) - 122+ Shoveler, 131+ Wigeon, 8+ Willow Tit, 65+ Skylarks moving south, 200+ Swallows, 200+ House Martins, 31+ Chiffchaffs, 4+ Blackcaps, 4+ Common Whitethroats
Sun 19th Sep: Lound(Neatholme & Chainbridge NR Scrape) - 8 Red crested Pochard
Sun 19th Sep: Lound(Neatholme Pit) - female Goldeneye
Sun 19th Sep: Lound(Neatholme Lane) - Hobby, Lesser Whitethroat
Sun 19th Sep: Lound(Clayworth Common) - 430+ Lapwing
Sun 19th Sep: Lound(Chainbridge NR Scrape) - 2 Snipe, Greenshank
Sun 19th Sep: Lound(Neatholme Scrape) - Snipe, 2 Swift
Sun 19th Sep: Lound(Windsurf Pit) - Green Sandpiper
Sun 19th Sep: Lound(Walter's Farm) - Tree Sparrow, plus increasing numbers of Chaffinchs and Greenfinches
Sun 19th Sep: Netherfield - female Pintail
Sat 18th Sep: Eakring Flash - 5 Sand Martins flying south
Sat 18th Sep: Clumber Park - Hobby
Fri 17th Sep: Holme Pierrepont - Black Tern, 3 Red crested Pochard
Thu 16th Sep: Attenborough(New Workings) - Greenshank, 3 Green Sandpiper, 14 Snipe
Thu 16th Sep: Redgate Wood(Babworth) - 2 Common Buzzards, Peregrine
Thu 16th Sep: Eakring - 6 Common Buzzards, Peregrine
Wed 15th Sep: Hardwick - 2 Grey Wagtails (near waterfall)
Wed 15th Sep: Attenborough - Spotted Flycatcher, Green Sandpiper, Buzzard
Wed 15th Sep: Silverhill Wood, Teversal - Male Wheatear, c10 Siskin, 3 Green Woodpecker, 20+ Meadow Pipit, 2 Raven
Mon 13th Sep: Attenborough - Peregrine, 2 Snipe, Lesser Whitethroat, Swift
Mon 13th Sep: Holme Pierrepont(A52 pit) - Black Tern
Sun 12th Sep: Holme Pierrepont (Blotts' Pit) - Little Egret
Sun 12th Sep: Lound(General) - 15+ Snipe, Dunlin, 6+ Golden Plover, 4 imm/female Red-crested Pochards, Goldeneye, juvenile Cuckoo, 3+ Swift, Grey Wagtail, 20+ Chiffchaff, Spotted Flycatcher, many Hirundines moving south, good numbers of Meadow Pipit and Yellow Wagtail
Sun 12th Sep: Lound(Sutton Trout Pit (Doughty's Pit)) - Female Wheatear
Sun 12th Sep: Lound (Hayton Common) - 2 Hobbys
Sun 12th Sep: Lound(Chainbrdge Lane) - Peregrine (attacking Woodpigeon)
Sun 12th Sep: Lound (Clayworth Common) - Osprey, 2 Marsh Harrier(1 male, 1 imm/female)
Sun 12th Sep: Sutton Lawns Park - 2 Red crested Pochards (possibly the ones from Kingsmill Reservoir)
Sun 12th Sep: Attenborough - Yellow legged Gull, Lesser Whitethroat, 7+ Chiffchaffs, many House Martins moving SW
Sat 11th Sep: Kingsmill Reservoir - 7+ Common Swift
Sat 11th Sep: Attenborough - Juvenile Little Stint (works Pit - up to 18:15 at least), Hobby, Common Buzzard
Sat 11th Sep: Lound - juvenile Hobby (over Sheep Fields near Farm), 13 Snipe (Walters Lane Pit), 10+ Yellow Wagtails
Sat 11th Sep: Eakring (Red Hill) - 4 Common Buzzard, Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail, good passage of House martins south-west.
Sat 11th Sep: Hoveringham Gravel Pits - Green Sandpiper, 6 Ringed Plover, 3 alpina Dunlin
Sat 11th Sep: Holme Pierrepont (Blotts' Pits) - 3 Red crested Pochard, Little Egret, 4 Common Snipe
Fri 10th Sep: Attenborough - 4 Pintail, Yellow legged Gull, Lesser Whitethroat, Grasshopper Warbler
Thu 9th Sep: Attenborough - 3 Snipe (Works Pit), male Lesser spotted Woodpecker(Delta wood), Red crested Pochard (Church Pit), Pintail (Clifton Pit)
Wed 8th Sep: Penny Pasture/Eakring Meadows - Lesser Whitethroat
Wed 8th Sep: Penny Pasture/Eakring area - 5 Common Buzzard
Wed 8th Sep: Eakring Flash - Hobby
Wed 8th Sep: Attenborough - Pintail, Red crested Pochard, 2 juvenile Shelduck, 4 Snipe, Yellow legged Gull, Lesser Whitethroat
Tue 7th Sep: Farnsfield - 2 Common Buzzard
Tue 7th Sep: Rainworth Waters - Kingfisher
Tue 7th Sep: Attenborough - Pintail, Red crested Pochard, Yellow legged Gull, Common Sandpiper
Tue 7th Sep: Bennerley Marsh - Greenshank
Mon 6th Sep: Kingsmill Reservoir - c200 Lesser Black backed Gulls, 2 Red crested Pochard
Mon 6th Sep: Attenborough - Yellow legged Gull, Red crested Pochard, Snipe
Mon 6th Sep: Holme Pierrepont - 2 Green Sandpiper, Red crested Pochard, 3 Lesser Whitethroat
Sun 5th Sep: Lound(Walter's Lane Pit) - 47 Snipe (To view -- go past Wetlands and the pit is on your right just after farm and conveyor bridge - please view from lane only through gaps in Willow)
Sun 5th Sep: Lound(Neatholme Pits/Clayworth Common area) - 3 Hobbys(adult + 2 juveniles)
Sun 5th Sep: Trowell - Honey Buzzard, 2 Common Buzzard
Sun 5th Sep: Attenborough - Osprey, Shelduck(juvenile), Red crested Pochard, Yellow legged Gull
Sun 5th Sep: Hoveringham(New Workings) - 3 Little Egret, Spotted Redshank, Peregrine, Greenshank, Green Sandpiper, feral Red breasted Goose
Sun 5th Sep: Hoveringham(Sailing Lagoon) - Yellow Wagtail, 3 Common Snipe
Sat 4th Sep: Lound(Neatholme Lane Pits) - 1-2 juvenile Hobbys
Sat 4th Sep: Lound(General) - 2 Red crested Pochards, 29 Snipe, Marsh Harrier, plenty of common Warblers
Sat 4th Sep: Hoveringham - Spotted Redshank, 3 Little Egrets, 4 Greenshanks, 2 Green Sandpipers, Little ringed Plover
Sat 4th Sep: Beeston Rylands - 2 Yellow Wagtails, 150 House Martins
Sat 4th Sep: Kingsmill Reservoir - 2 Red crested Pochard
Sat 4th Sep: Attenborough - 3 Common Buzzard, 4 Lesser Whitethroat
Fri 3rd Sep: Misterton Carr - Marsh Harrier, Peregrine, 3 Hobbys
Fri 3rd Sep: Clumber Park - 14 Spotted Flycatchers (inc 9 by Church), 12+ Willow Warblers
Thu 2nd Sep: Hoveringham - Little Stint, Little Egret, Spotted Redshank, Greenshank
Wed 1st Sep: Gringley Carr - Marsh Harrier
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