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Rare and Scarce Birds in Warwickshire (1 Viewer)


Draycote recorder
Hopefully this thread will do exactly as it says above, report Rare and Scarce birds in Warwickshire. Please no postings of Robin’s in the garden unless the American version of course ;)
Draycote today had the Ruff still and 2 Little Egret. 3rd summer and juv Yellow-legged Gulls.


Today at Draycote 4.30 to 6pm.
2 Little egret.
2 Common tern.
1 Yellow legged gull- juv.
5 Common sandpiper.
4 Dunlin.
1 Little ringed plover.
Good job i carry a camera & lens when out below 2 of the stars of Draycote but no bloody 'Grey Plover' :eek!:


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Draycote Water this morning

Visited early (0600) with a "quick" yomp around!

Greenshank (2) flew out of Toft towards Rainbow but not re-located;

Yellow Wagtail (8) on Farborough with at least another 5 around the perimeter;

Spotted Flycatcher (1) Toft Shallows;

Common Tern (4) Hensborough Bank;

Common Sandpiper (5) various locations;

Ringed Plover (1 ad, 1 juv) Outlet;

Little Ringed Plover (1juv) Outlet;

Dunlin (1) Outlet)

Little Egret (2) Grays Barn;

Goosander (f - ?imm m) Draycote Bank
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Draycote 3pm -5pm.
3 Little egret.
Goosander -fem
3 Little ringed plover
2 Ringed plover
3 Greenshank in flight
5 Common sandpiper
Common tern

Also at Pagets ln,Bubbenhall 1 Green sandpiper.
Draycote Water this mornong

Common Tern 2
Ruff 1
Turnstone 1
Dunlin 2
Ringed Plover 13
Little Ringed Plover 3
Redshank 2
Common Sandpiper 8
Egyptian Goose 1
Goosander 1 female
Draycote Water this morning in rather inclement weather!!!

Little Egret (3) Grays Barn;

Goosander (1f) Valve Tower;

Sparrowhawk (1) Draycote Bank;

Ringed Plover (2) Hensborough Bank;

Little Ringed Plover (2 juv) Hensborough Bank;

Dunlin (1) Hensborough Bank;

Common Sandpiper (5) singles & doubles in several locations;

Green Sandpiper (1) Toft Shallows;

Swift 50+ (probably many more!)

Yellow Wagtail (4 juv);

Egyptian Goose (1) Toft.

Huge numbers of hirundines including 100+ Sand Martin.
Draycote 27th

4 Little Egret with waders---
3 Turnstone
Black-tailed Godwit
2 Whimbrel over
3 Little Ringed Plover
5 Ringed Plover
3 Redshank
5 Dunlin
and c9 Common Sandpiper.


Draycote 31st August

Blackcap (12)
Wheatear (1) Valve Tower;
Goosander (1f) Valve Tower;
Yellow Wagtail (14) General;
Little Ringed Plover (2juv) Inlet;
Shelduck (1juv) Inlet;
Nuthatch 1 in wood below road between Rainbow & Inlet; + 1 heard in wood below Farborough Bank;
Dunlin (3) Inlet + 2 Hensborough;
Little Egret (2) Mobile;
Ringed Plover (5); Hensborough;
Common Sandpiper (2) Hensborough & Toft;
Sand Martin (10) General;
Yellow Legged Gull (1ad) Inlet;
Egyptian Goose (1) Toft;
Sanderling (1) Rainbow - Outlet;
Earlswood Lakes, 31/08/2010

Juvenile Little Gull at Earlswood Lakes today, but it left during late afternoon heading roughly northeast (to Marsh Lane / Tame Valley perhaps).
Kind regards,
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