Monday, August 19, 2019

Black-tailed Godwit

Black-tailed Godwit, Grafham Water, 18th August 2019 © James Hanlon

Whinchat

Whinchat, Dernford Reservoir, 18th August 2019 © Steve Cooper

Wheatear

Wheatear, Heydon, 18th August 2019 © Steve Cooper
'One of seven.' SC

Cormorant

Cormorant, Haddenham, 18th August 2019 © Simon Stirrup
'The pole was leaning before the arrival of the Cormorant!' SS

Sunday, August 18, 2019

Knot

Juvenile Knot, Grafham Water, 17th August 2019 © James Hanlon

Ruddy Turnstone

Juvenile Ruddy Turnstone,  Grafham Water, 17th August 2019 © James Hanlon

Ruddy Turnstone & Knot

Juvenile Ruddy Turnstone with Juvenile Knot, Grafham Water, 17th August 2019 © James Hanlon

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Caspian Gull

Always worth checking the gulls on the arable at this time of year. Record shot of an adult at Sutton North Fen on 11th Aug.


This record shot of a juvenile Caspian Gull was taken at a rain soaked Chrishall Grange on 16th Aug again on the arable. 

Caspian Gulls, Various sites, Various dates © Steve Cooper

Friday, August 16, 2019

Green Sandpiper

Green Sandpiper, Wicken Fen, 15th August 2019 © Roger Cresswell
'One of 7 today.' RC

Spotted Flycatcher

Adult Spotted Flycatcher, Kings Dyke NR, 15th August 2019 © George Walthew

Collared Dove

Collared Dove, Cambridge, 10th July 2019 © Peter Herkenrath
'Young Collared Dove just off the nest at a column at the outside wall of Senate House in central Cambridge. PH

Wood Pigeon

Wood Pigeon, Cambridge, 7th August 2019 x© Peter Herkenrath
'...nest-building at a building at Downing College in central Cambridge. PH'

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Garganey

Drake Garganey, Ferry Meadows CP, 8th August 2019 © Mike Weedon
'... an eclipse drake, which was originally found by Andy Frost  (on 5 August) on the relatively tiny, shallow, Lynch Lake, and is still present there today. One of the photos is included just to show how small these ducks are compared to Mallards!' MW

Bittern

Juvenile Bittern, Kings Dyke NR, 13th August 2019 © George Walthew

Monday, August 12, 2019

Common Sandpiper

Juvenile Common Sandpiper, Sutton North Fen, 11th August 2019 © Steve Cooper

Saturday, August 10, 2019

House Martin

House Martin, Stapleford, 1st August 2019 © David Ball

Pied Wagtail

Pied Wagtail, St.Ives, 10th August 2019 © Jonathan Stephenson

Wood Pigeon

Wood Pigeon, St.Ives, 10th August 2019 © Jonathan Stephenson

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Little Tern

Little Tern, Grafham Water, 31st July 2019 © James Hanlon

Mediterranean Gull

Juvenile Mediterranean Gull, Grafham Water, 31st July 2019 © James Hanlon

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Stonechat

Juvenile Stonechat, Wicken Fen, 29th July 2019 © Roger Cresswell
'One of three.' RC

Monday, July 29, 2019

Wood Sandpiper

Wood Sandpiper, Dernford Farm Reservoir, 29th Jult 2019 © David Ball

Sunday, July 28, 2019

Common Swift

Common Swift, Willingham, 27th July 2019 © Colin Brown

Starling

Starling, Willingham, 27th July 2019 © Colin Brown

Great Spotted Woodpecker

Great Spotted Woodpecker, Willingham 27th July 2019 © Colin Brown

Robin

Juvenile Robin, Willingham, 27th July 2018 © Colin Brown

Blackbird

Blackbird, Willingham, 27th July 2019 © Colin Brown

Friday, July 26, 2019

Tawny Owl

Tawny Owl, Fowlmere RSPB, 9th July 2019 © Ed Gill

Spotted Flycatcher

Spotted Flycatcher, Wimpole Hall, 17th June 2019 © Ed Gill

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Sand Martin

Sand Martin, Dernford Farm Reservoir, 24th July 2019 © David Ball

House Martin

Juvenile House Martin, Dernford Farm Reservoir, 24th July 2019 © David Ball

Common Tern

Common Tern, Dernford Farm Reservoir, 24th July 2019 © David Ball

Sanderling

Sanderling, Grafham Water, 19th July 2019 © James Hanlon

Yellow-legged Gull

Yellow-legged gull, Long Drove Cottenham, 20th July 2019 © Steve Cooper
'This is a 'barred' mantle type 2cy Yellow-legged Gull' SC