Dungeness

Dungeness

Dungeness
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  • Sightings 15th - 21st November 2014

    Brent goose - 68 flying SW over Burrowes pit on 18th

    Goldeneye – four on ARC pit on 21st.

    Smew - one redhead at the ARC pit on 21st.

    Goosander – two females on Burrowes pit on 19th.

    Pintail – two on Burrowes pit on 19th.

     

    Black-necked grebe - one at Scott hide and at ARC on 20th.

    Slavonian grebe – one at ARC pit on 20th

    Bittern – one at Denge Marsh on 20th.

    Great white egret – four on Burrowes pit on 21st but groups of seven seen earlier in the week.

    Cattle egret – two at Denge Marsh on 21st.

     

    Peregrine – from Scott hide on 19th.

    Merlin – over Denge Marsh on 16th.

    Golden plover – large flock near Boulderwall Farm on 16th.

    Black-tailed godwit - on Burrowes on 18th.

    Water rail – at Denge Marsh on 20th.

     

    Caspian gull - two on Burrowes pit on 21st.

    Yellow Legged gull - two on Burrowes on 19th

    Mediterranean gull - one on Burrowes on 18th

     

    Swallow – one in car park on 18th.

    Kingfisher - at ARC on 20th.

    Short-eared owl – over return trail on 16th.

     

    Stonechat – two along entrance track on 16th.

    Chiffchaff – at Christmas dell on 21st.

    Goldcrest – in the willow trail at ARC on 21st.

    Goldfinch – eleven between Scott hide and Christmas dell on 19th.

    Siskin – six at ARC on 15th.

    Brambling – on car park on 19th.

     

    Raven – over Denge Marsh on 19th.

  • Sightings 8th - 14th November 2014

    Goldeneye – four females at ARC on 14th.

    Smew - one redhead at the ARC on 14th.

    Goosander - one on Burrowes pit on 13th.

     

    Black-necked grebe - on Burrowes pit on 13th.

    Slavonian grebe – one at ARC on 14th.

    Bittern - at Denge Marsh on 13th.

    Great white egret – four on Burrowes pit on 14th.

    Cattle egret – two in the hay fields at Denge Marsh on 14th.

     

    Peregrine - over return trail on 12th.

    Merlin – over return trail on 12th.

    Hobby - alongside main access track on 10th.

    Golden plover – flying over Burrowes pit on 10th.

    Grey plover - at ARC on 10th.

    Dunlin - twelve on Burrowes pit on 9th.

    Black-tailed godwit - on Burrowes pit and at Denge Marsh on 10th.

    Bar-tailed godwit - at Firth hide on 10th.

    Curlew sandpiper - at Scott’s Hide on 11th.

    Spotted redshank – two at Makepeace hide and one flying over Denge Marsh on 12th.

    Greenshank – seven at Makepeace hide on 12th.

    Water rail – at ARC on 12th.

    Snipe – three at ARC on 14th.

     

    Caspian gull - on Burrowes pit on 9th.

    Yellow-legged gull - on Burrowes pit on 9th.

     

    Kingfisher - at ARC on 13th.

    Short-eared owl - at Hookers pits on 10th.

    Barn owl – at Denge Marsh on 14th.

     

    Chiffchaff – two from ARC Hanson hide on 12th.

    Blackcap – along return trail on 13th.

    Goldcrest – two from ARC Hanson hide on 13th.

    Firecrest - at Denge Marsh gully on 8th.

  • Sightings 1st - 7th November 2014

    Pintail – on Burrowes pit and at ARC on 5th.

    Red crested pochard – female at ARC on 2nd.

    Long-tailed duck – two juveniles at Scott hide on 1st.

    Goldeneye – one female and one drake at ARC on 3rd.

     

    Black-necked grebe – two on Burrowes pit and ARC on 4th.

     

    Bittern – at Denge Marsh on 6th.

    Great white egret – on Burrowes pit on 7th.

    Cattle egret – two at Denge Marsh on 6th.

     

    Peregrine – over Burrowes pit at Makepeace hide on 7th.

    Merlin – at Christmas dell on 7th.

     

    Golden plover – at Makepeace hide on 5th.

    Dunlin – three on Burrowes pit on 5th.

    Ruff – on Burrowes pit on 4th.

    Snipe – ten on Burrowes pit and at Denge Marsh on 1st.

    Black-tailed godwit – four on Burrowes pit at Firth hide on 7th.

    Curlew sandpiper – on Burrowes pit on 4th.

    Avocet – one on Burrowes pit on 5th.

     

    Mediterranean gull – two on Burrowes pit on 1st.

    Caspian gull – two on Burrowes pipt on 2nd.

    Yellow-legged gull – on Burrowes pit on 5th.

     

    Kingfisher – at Denge Marsh on 6th.

    Short-eared owl – over Burrowes pit on 4th.

     

    Chiffchaff – two at ARC on 1st.

    Goldcrest – two in willow trail at ARC on 2nd.

    Goldfinch – four near Boulderwall Farm on 2nd.

     

    Clouded yellow butterfly – one near Makepeace hide on 6th.