No 6 tank: Male Marsh Harrier with a juvenile bird present.
14 Dunlin, single Redshank and Ruff with 80 Lapwing noted.
Ducks included 70 Tufted, 3 Pochard, 130 Teal, 50 Shelduck and 8 Gadwall.
Raven on the fields of No 3 tank.
Observer: Bob Dennet
11am – 5pm. No 6 tank: 16 Dunlin with Lapwings. Male and female Marsh Harrier (food pass, male dropping prey for female to catch). Also Raven, Kestrel, Common Buzzard, and Little Grebe pair with young on small pool.
Hundreds of Swallow, House and Sand Martin over No 2 tank, just 5 Swift seen during the day.
River Weaver: 5 Little Grebe also on river. 2 Common Sandpiper.
Weaver bend: 17 Redshank, 1 Ringed and 1 juvenile Little Ringed Plover, also 2 Common Sandpiper there.
Then the rain came !
Observer: Sean O’Hara.