Wednesday, 14 January 2015

Lutley Wedge 14/01/15 (0°c) Clear, sunny, overnight snow 2-3 cms lying. Clouding over later (SW) F3

"Overnight snow stirs things up"

1 JACK SNIPE
1 1st-winter Common Gull ➝W
1 Water Rail
60 Redwing
13 Fieldfare
45 Skylark (30 ➝W) 
2 Meadow Pipit
21 Linnet
3 Raven
Jack Snipe 14/1/15

Wednesday, 7 January 2015

Lutley Wedge 07/01/15 (7°c) Overcast with rain showers. (SW) F3-4

1♂ Stonechat
1 Water Rail
9 Meadow Pipit
11 Pied Wagtail
1 Redwing
2 Raven
♂ Stonechat 7/1/15 
The first over wintering bird since Feb 2008

Tuesday, 9 December 2014

Lutley Wedge 09/12/14 (4°c) Cold, Overcast 8/8 and windy S/SW F4-5

1 JACK SNIPE 
1 Common Snipe
Jack Snipe 9/12/14 
This is only the 3rd record of Jack Snipe at Lutley Wedge and first for 12 years! With previous sightings on 28/12/01 & 5/1/02

Saturday, 6 December 2014

Lutley Wedge 06/12/14

7 Redwing
4 Fieldfare
9 Meadow Pipit
1 Raven
18 Goldfinch
Meadow Pipit 6/12/14

Sunday, 23 November 2014

Lutley Wedge 15/11/14 - 23/11/14

(All sightings SLC.....)

23/11/14
1 Chiffchaff
1 Brambling
Brambling 23/11/14

20/11/14
1 Blackcap

18/11/14
2 Blackcap

15/11/14
1 Blackcap

Wednesday, 5 November 2014

Lutley Wedge 05/11/14 (4°c) Cold, Overcast 6/8-7/8. Wind (NW) F3

"Another Woodpig surge" 

4,764 Wood Pigeon ➝S/SW
4 Cormorant ➝SW
118 Fieldfare (53➝S/SE) (18➝W) (4➝N/NW) (19 in) (20➝SW) (4➝E/NE)
64 Redwing (17➝SW) (17➝S) (14➝W) (15 in) 
1 Brambling ➝SW
2 Redpoll sp ➝NW
2 Siskin (1➝S)
40 Linnet
5 Meadow Pipit
20 Pied Wagtail
116 Starling ➝W
Cormorant 5/11/14

Friday, 31 October 2014

Lutley Wedge 31/10/14 (15°c) Mild, overcast 6/8 patchy mist/murk. Wind (S) F3

"First Fieldfare"

2 Lapwing ➝SW
113 Fieldfare (86➝SW) (19➝S) (7 in) (1➝W)
367 Redwing (293➝SW) (59➝S/SE) (13 in) (2➝N)
4 Song Thrush (2➝E) (2➝S)
1 Redpoll sp ➝S
3 Siskin (1➝N) (1➝E)
44 Chaffinch ➝W/SW
55 Linnet
1 Reed Bunting
300 Starling ➝W/SW
2 Raven ➝SW
Lapwing 31/10/14
Fieldfare 31/10/14

Wednesday, 29 October 2014

Lutley Wedge 29/10/14 (7°c) Broken high cloud 6/8, overcast 8/8 later. Wind (N) F1- (NE) F2

1 Mute Swan ➝ENE u-turned ➝N
1 Grey Goose sp ➝ENE
100 Redwing (54➝SW) (28➝S) (9➝N) (10 in)
2 Song Thrush ➝N
1 Bullfinch ➝S
1 Reed Bunting
78 Linnet
8 Chaffinch ➝W/SW
5 Meadow Pipit
1 Grey Wagtail ➝NW 
8 Skylark
137 Starling ➝W/SW
1,045 Wood Pigeon ➝S/SW
 1st-w Mute Swan 29/10/14
only the 2nd sighting at Lutley Wedge this year.

Goldcrest 29/10/14