Leics Sightings

Leicestershire and Rutland Region Sightings
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21/10/17 - 15:15 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water NR - ad/drk still at Egleton NR on Lagoon II from Grebe Hide.
21/10/17 - Black Redstart - Newbold Verdon - off Dragon Lane at Old Farm Lane/Moat Close tho mobile.
19/10/17 - Dusky Warbler - Stanford Reservoir - no further sign by 13:50
19/10/17 - 11:43 - Dusky Warbler - Stanford Reservoir - NE end of Stanford Reservoir c.100yds from inlet car park SP611811
18/10/17 - LNY - American Wigeon - Rutland Water NR - ad/drk still at Egleton NR on Lagoon II also Little Stint.
17/10/17 - 08:50 - Hawfinch - Rutland Water NR - at Leighfield at Leighfield Fishponds then headed W 
15/10/17 - 12:00 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water NR - ad/drk still at Egleton NR on Lagoon II also Great Egret.
15/10/17 - 07:30-07:50 - Hawfinch - Bradgate Park - 2 over war memorial.
14/10/17 - Caspian Gull - Albert Village Lake - 1w this afternoon also 3 Yellow-legged Gull.
14/10/17 - 15:00 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water NR - ad/drk still at Egleton NR on Lagoon II from Grebe Hide. 
14/10/17 - Hawfinch - Ibstock - heading W over Pretoria Road.
13/10/17 - LNY - Rock Pipit - Ibstock - heading S yesterday. 
12/10/17 - 14:15 - Cattle Egret - Rutland Water NR - still in North Arm on bund at Fishponds entrance.
12/10/17 - 12:57 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water NR - drk still at Egleton NR on Lagoon II from Grebe Hide.
12/10/17 - Firecrest - Melton Mowbray - off Park Lane at Play Close with tit flock.
11/10/17 - 16:50 - Little Stint - Rutland Water NR - 2 juv from Manton Bridge. 
11/10/17 - 12:54 - Whimbrel - Rutland Water NR - at Egleton NR on Lagoon IV from Tern Hide.
11/10/17 - 08:50 - Gannet - Braunstone - 2 heading E over Bendbow Rise.
11/10/17 - LNY - Knot - Eyebrook Reservoir - yesterday.
11/10/17 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water NR - drk still at Egleton NR on Lagoon II from Grebe Hide.
10/10/17 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water NR - drk still at Egleton NR on Lagoon II
09/10/17 - Great Egret - Rutland Water NR - 8 at Burley Fishponds roost.
09/10/17 - 14:25 - Cattle Egret - Rutland Water NR - at Egleton NR on Lagoon II from Smew Hide plus American Wigeon still.
08/10/17 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water NR - 2 drk at Egleton NR
08/10/17 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water NR - drk still at Egleton NR on Lagoon II from Smew Hide this morning.
07/10/17 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water NR - drk still at Egleton NR on Lagoon II from Smew Hide late morning. 
06/10/17 - 13:54 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water NR - still at Egleton NR on Lagoon IV also 2 Bittern, 3 Great Egret on Lagoon III
05/10/17 - Little Stint - Rutland Water NR - 2 in North Arm this afternoon. 
03/10/17 - Great Egret - Rutland Water NR - in North Arm early afternoon. 
03/10/17 - 10:55 - American Wigeon - ad/drk still at Egleton NR from Dublin Hide. 
02/10/17 - Great Egret - Rutland Water NR - 7 in roost again at Burley Fishponds.
02/10/17 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water NR - still on Lagoon IV 

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Sightings Key
LN - Late News
LNY - Late News Yesterday
FMB - Frampton Marsh Blog
GPB - Gibraltar Point Blog
RBA - Rare Bird Alert 
BG - BirdGuides
BI - Bird Information
RBN - Rare Bird Network
CT55 - Car Trip & number
c. - Bird/s Circling
p. - Possible or Probable
r. - Reported (not confirmed)
h. - Heard Bird (not seen)
q. - Quartering Bird
e. - Elusive Bird
*04:00 - Confirmed Sighting Time/s
vizmig - Visible Migration
unc/r - Unconfirmed Report 
unc - Unconfirmed Sighting
und - Undisclosed Site
sev - Several people seen bird/s
sev/l - Several people looking for bird/s
ecl - Eclipsed Bird
esc - Presumed Escaped Bird
err - Erroneous
sp. - Abbreviation for Species
spp - Subspecies
ssp - Family identified Species not
drk - Drake Bird
ringtail - Female Bird
redhead - Female Bird
1cy - First year Bird
2cy - Second year Bird
3cy - Third year Bird
sub-ad - Sub adult Bird
ad - Adult Bird
juv - Juvenile Bird
imm - Immature Bird
1w - 1st Winter Plumage
1s - 1st Summer Plumage
sum/p - Summer Plumage
V/C - Visitor Centre