Leics Sightings

Leicestershire and Rutland Region Sightings

Sightings are courtesy of  Rare Bird Alert   BirdGuides  (unless stated otherwise)




August
19/08/19 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - juv on Lagoon 4 from Plover Hide also Arctic Tern & Great Egret from Shoveler Hide. 
19/08/19 - Roseate Tern - Rutland Water NR - 1 reported on Lagoon 4 from Plover Hide. 
18/08/19 - 18:09 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - still from Shoveler Hide. 
18/08/19 - 15:49 - Avocet - Rutland Water NR - 1 from Dunlin Hide. 
18/08/19 - Bittern - Rutland Water NR - from Snipe Hide this morning. 
18/08/19 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - on Lagoon 3
17/08/19 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - juv on Lagoon 3
17/08/19 - Little Gull - Rutland Water NR - reported from Redshank Hide.
17/08/19 - Great Egret - Rutland Water NR - in North Arm. 
17/08/19 - Ruddy Shelduck - Rutland Water NR - from Dunlin Hide *09:50
17/08/19 - 08:13 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - juv from Shoveler Hide.
17/08/19 - 08:16 - Arctic Tern - Rutland Water NR - from Redshank Hide. 
17/08/19 - 07:44 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - juv from Plover Hide.
16/08/19 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - juv on Egleton this afternoon. 
16/08/19 - Ruddy Shelduck - Rutland Water NR - at Egleton NR. 
13/08/19 - Pied Flycatcher - Rutland Water NR - at Egleton NR today. 
12/08/19 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - in North Arm. 
10/08/19 - Bittern - Rutland Water NR - on Lagoon 3
10/08/19 - 11:35 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - on Lagoon 3 this morning. 
08/08/19 - Garganey - Cossington Meadows LRWT - 2 on Upper Marsh pool.
08/08/19 - Wood Sandpiper - Twycross - still on Harris Bridge flood pools along A444 by River Sense.
07/08/19 - Garganey - Rutland Water NR - at Egleton NR also Great Egret. 
07/08/19 - Wood Sandpiper - Twycross - on pool along A444 by the River Sense.
06/08/19 - Scaup - Rutland Water NR - drk in North Arm also 2 Great Egret & 4 ad Mediterranean Gull from Plover Hide.
05/08/19 - LNY - Wood Sandpiper - Aylestone - at Aylestone Meadows in flooded field behind Asda Fosse Park yesterday. 
05/08/19 - Scaup - Rutland Water NR - 3 close inshore in North Arm. 
03/08/19 - 09:30 - Wood Sandpiper - Aylestone - 1 at Aylestone Meadows in flooded field behind Asda Fosse Park.

July
31/07/19 - 19:11 - Little Stint - Rutland Water NR - ad still on Lagoon 4 also Ruddy Turnstone. 
31/07/19 - Garganey - Stanford Reservoir - on the dam this evening. 
30/07/19 - Little Stint - Rutland Water NR - 2 ad on Lagoon 4 also ad Caspian Gull. 
28/07/19 - Wood Sandpiper - Eyebrook Reservoir - on North Shore. 
28/07/19 - 13:23 - Arctic Tern - Rutland Water NR - 4 today.
26/07/19 - Whooper Swan - Cossington Meadows LRWT - 1 at lower moor.
25/07/19 - Pectoral Sandpiper - Rutland Water NR - reported on Lagoon 3
24/07/19 - 11:54 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - 9 on South Arm 3
22/07/19 - Bufflehead - Rutland Water NR - escaped female at Egleton NR on Lagoon 5this evening. 
16/07/19 - Garganey - Rutland Water NR - 1 on Lagoon 3 from Shoveler Hide. 
14/07/19 - Osprey - Eyebrook Reservoir - early morning also 7 Green Sandpiper. 
12/07/19 - Garganey - Rutland Water NR - on Lagoon 1 from Snipe Hide. 
10/07/19 - 15:00 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - 1 in South Arm 3
09/07/19 - Garganey - Rutland Water NR - 2 on Wet Meadow from Snipe Hide. 
07/07/19 - Garganey - Rutland Water NR - on Lagoon 6 from Snipe Hide also Great Egret on Lagoon 1 from Harrier Hide.

June
20/06/19 - 19:18 - Little Tern - Rutland Water NR - 3 on Lagoon IV 
05/06/19 - Bittern - Rutland Water NR - 1 on edge of reedbed on Egleton Reserve.
05/06/19 - Turtle Dove - Rutland Water NR - 1 reported flying across Lagoon IV this morning. 

May
31/05/19 - Curlew Sandpiper - Rutland Water NR - 1 on Lagoon IV also 2 Sanderling & 19 Dunlin.
30/05/19 - 11:30 - White Stork - Saddington Reservoir - this morning then headed towards Mowsley.
28/05/19 - Garganey - Rutland Water NR - 2 drk from Snipe Hide this afternoon 3 this evening. 
28/05/19 - Osprey - Melton Mowbray - at Twinlakes this afternoon. 
28/05/19 - Curlew Sandpiper - Rutland Water NR - 4 on Lagoon IV also 26 tundrae Ringed Plover. 
25/05/19 - Little Stint - Shawell - still on sand pit off Gibbet Lane also Sanderling. 
17/05/19 - Garganey - Shawell - female still at quarry off Gibbet Lane this morning. 
17/05/19 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - 7 on Lagoon III this morning. 
17/05/19 - Little Gull - Swithland Reservoir - 6 on N side.
15/05/19 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - in Manton Bay also 3 Arctic Tern plus drk Garganey & Grey Plover from Snipe Hide. 
15/05/19 - Wood Sandpiper - Shawell - on Gibbet Lane this morning. 
10/05/19 - 16:15 - Garganey - Rutland Water NR - pair on Lagoon I from Mallard Hide.
10/05/19 - Black Tern - Birstall GPs - on pits by White Horse pub this afternoon. 
10/05/19 - Black Tern - Eyebrook Reservoir - 1 on N of the island this morning. 
10/05/19 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - 3 in Manton Bay this morning. 
10/05/19 - Little Gull - Rutland Water NR - 2 on Lagoon IV also 2 Bar-tailed Godwit & 4 Pink-footed Geese.
10/05/19 - Black Tern - Cropston Reservoir - 1 today also 2 Arctic Tern. 
08/05/19 - 17:30 - Black Tern - Swithland Reservoir - 4 this afternoon on N side also 2 Arctic Tern. 
08/05/19 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - 7 on Lagoon III 
08/05/19 - Black Tern - Stanford Reservoir - 2 this afternoon. 
08/05/19 - Black Tern - Shawell - from Gibbet Lane this afternoon. 
08/05/19 - Black Tern - Watermead CP - 1 on South Lake.
08/05/19 - Black Tern - Swithland Reservoir - 3 at N end. 
08/05/19 - Black Tern - Rutland Water NR - 6 on Lagoon III also 2 Little Gull & Bar-tailed Godwit. 
08/05/19 - Black Tern - Thornton Reservoir - 2 today.
08/05/19 - Black Tern - Cropston Reservoir - this morning. 
04/05/19 - Little Gull - Rutland Water NR - 3 on Lagoon III also 24 Arctic Tern. 
04/05/19 - 12:00 - Arctic Tern - Rutland Water NR - 12 in South Arm III from Lapwing Hide.
04/05/19 - Arctic Tern - Swithland Reservoir - 1 this morning. 

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