Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Tuesday, 28 March

Paxton Pits - 3 ad Little Gull,  9 Scaup (Martin Davis); 3 more Little Gull (Ian Dawson)

Fen Drayton Lakes - 2 Little Gull at Ferry lagoon this morning (Mike Everett); 10+ Sand Martin, CommonTern, Little Gull (Andrew Jennings)

Papworth Everard - Swallow over (Geoff Barlow)

Kingfisher Bridge - 3 Garganey, several Cetti's Warbler (Mat Wilson)

Ferry Meadows - 53 Sand Martin, 2 Swallow (Matt Webb)

Monday, 27 March 2017

Monday, 27 March

St. Neots - Osprey over (Richard Patient)

Grafham Water - fem Scaup from dam (Richard Patient); 7 Little Gull (Chris Rider)

Paxton Pits - RING-NECKED DUCK, Little Ringed Plover, Grey Plover (Martin Davis); 8 Scaup (Martin Davis, Jamie Wells)

Ouse Washes - 4 ad Little Gull over north, 6 Scaup, 64 Whooper Swan (Monica & Owen Marks)

Wicken Fen - GREAT GREY SHRIKE, Bittern (Roger Cresswell)

CEGB Teardrop Reservoir - 3 ad Little Gull reported (as per Mike Weedon)

Sunday, 26 March

Ferry Meadows - Great White Egret over (Don Gardener)

Kingfishers Bridge - 5 Garganey (Graeme Reed)

Burwell Fen - Garganey (Graeme Reed)

Wicken Fen - GREAT GREY SHRIKE (Kevin Wilson)

Ouse Washes - Great White Egret, 13 Scaup, Grey Plover, 4 Garganey, 5 Avocet, 2 Little Ringed Plover, 1200+ Black-tailed Godwit, 160 Pintail (Steve Cooper)

Saturday, 25 March

Paxton Pits - Grey Plover over, RING-NECKED DUCK, 4 Avocet, 9 Scaup (Jamie Wells)

Fowlmere - Garganey, Swallow (Richard Palmer)

Burwell Fen - White Wagtail, 2 male Garganey, male Hen Harrier, 2 Short-eared Owl (Malcolm Ausden)

Eldernell/March Farmers - Grey Plover briefly, 3 Garganey, White Wagtail, 4 Cetti's Warbler (Mike Weedon); also 17 Crane (Richard Gregory)

Ouse Washes - 2 Garganey, 2 Curlew, 2 Avocet, 1665 Black-tailed Godwit, 10 Scaup (Brendan Doe)

Cam Washes - 16 Avocet, Green Sandpiper (Carl Howard)

Friday, 24 March 2017

Friday, 24 March

Ferry Meadows - juv Whooper Swan (Matt Webb)

Grafham Water - Red-necked Grebe now in summer plumage, Rock Pipit (Jonathan Taylor)

Barton - Raven over (Richard Jackson)

Swavesey - male Hen Harrier over A14 nearby (Alan MacNeill)

Thursday, 23 March 2017

Thursday, 23 March

Mepal - Firecrest in only bush in last flooded field before river at Mepal on the A142 heading west, also 2 Great White Egrets in same field (Clive Sinclair)

Ferry Meadows - 7 Whooper Swan, 3 Sand Martin (Don Gardener)

Nene Washes - 14 Crane at Eldernell (David Withrington); pair of Garganey on Low Wash, Great White Egret, 3 Curlew, c.300 Black-tailed Godwit at March Farmers, an extra 5 Crane at Eldernell (Ian Gordon)

Maxey Pits - 2 Little Ringed Plover (Bob Titman)

Paxton Pits - RING-NECKED DUCK, 3 Red-crested Pochard (Martin Davis)

Litlington clunch pit - male Wheatear (Geoff Barlow)

Fen Drayton Lakes - 30+ Sand Martin (Andy Jennings)

Late news from Tuesday, 21 March: Paxton - Swallow reported

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

Wednesday, 22 March

Grafham Water - Great Northern diver, fem Goosander (Mark Ward)