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31/03/17 - 08:00 - Waxwing - Mansfield - 50 at Hermitage Lane/Sutton Road junction. 
30/03/17 - Waxwing - West Bridgford - 30 by allotments on Wilfred Lane then headed towards Rushcliffe Arena.
30/03/17 - 08:15 - Waxwing - Scrooby - 5 at Old Mill in orchard but mobile. 
30/03/17 - Waxwing - Mansfield - 25 still at junction of Sutton Road & Hermitage Lane. 
28/03/17 - Great White Egret - Idle Valley NR - still today on Windsurfing Pit this afternoon. 
28/03/17 - Waxwing - Gringley on the Hill - 5 briefly by the church then headed N
28/03/17 - 09:50 - Water Pipit - Attenborough NR - 1 on ridge & furrow near Tower Hide. 
28/03/17 - Waxwing - Mansfield - 85 at Sutton Road/Hermitage Lane junction.
01/03/17 - 11:30 - Scaup - Kilvington - 2 1w on East Lake also Short-eared Owl. 

26/02/17 - Smew - Holme Pierrepont - redhead on Blotts Pit. 
26/02/17 - Scaup - Kilvington - 2 1w drk still on East Lake. 
26/02/17 - 13:07 - Garganey - Eakring Flash - drk still. 
26/02/17 - Waxwing - Clifton - 18 behind Darwin Building at Nottingham Trent University. 
26/02/17 - Eurasian White-fronted Goose - Misson - ad & juv by Slaynes Lane with Greylags. 
26/02/17 - Waxwing - Kingsmill Reservoir - c.30 heading NW
24/02/17 - 07:02 - Waxwing - Market Warsop - 37 over a garden this morning. 
22/02/17 - 08:00 - Hawfinch - Rufford CP - 1 still from main c / pk.
22/02/17 - Waxwing - Worksop - c.70 on Albion Close opposite fire station then headed NW
22/02/17 - 14:00 - Firecrest - Langford Lowfields - 1 by board at reserve entrance. 
22/02/17 - LNY - Waxwing - Mansfield Woodhouse - 7 over Peafield Lane heading NE
22/02/17 - LNY - Waxwing - Lenton - c.30 at Lenton Nottingham University Park campus. 
22/02/17 - Waxwing - Clifton - c.20 at Nottingham Trent University Clifton campus. 
22/02/17 - 11:00 - Smew - Kilvington - redhead still on West Lake also 2 1w drk Scaup on East Lake. 
21/02/17 - Black-throated Diver - Hoveringham GPs - still on Sailing Pit. 
21/02/17 - Waxwing - Ollerton - 80 by Ollerton roundabout. 
21/02/17 - Hawfinch - Rufford CP - 1 showing from main c / pk. 
20/02/17 - 17:38 - Great White Egret - Idle Valley NR - 1 heading N over Chainbridge Scrape.
20/02/17 - Waxwing - Kingsmill Reservoir - 50 briefly in c/pk at midday. 
20/02/17 - 16:00 - Waxwing - Carlton - 12 at Manor Green Walk.
20/02/17 - 13:55 - Waxwing - Mansfield - c.100 still at railway station c / pk. 
20/02/17 - 10:30 - Waxwing - Clifton - c.50 by village hall at Village Road.
20/02/17 - 12:15 - Waxwing - Sutton in Ashfield - 25 at Primrose Court.
20/02/17 - 13:00 - Firecrest - Hallcroft GPs - 1 r. briefly by access track. 
20/02/17 - Bittern - Idle Valley NR - still from Chainbridge viewpoint. 
20/02/17 - Waxwing - Mansfield - c.100 at the railway station this morning. 
19/02/17 - Waxwing - Meden Vale - 12 on Ossington Close this afternoon. 
19/02/17 - Waxwing - Sutton cum Lound - 1 in Clyro Place today.
19/02/17 - Short-eared Owl - Clayworth Common - 3 today. 
19/02/17 - Black-throated Diver - Hoveringham GPs - still on Sailing Lake this morning also juv Glaucous Gull & Black-necked Grebe. 
19/02/17 - Slavonian Grebe - Collingham Pits - again on Ferry Lane Pit this morning also 4 redhead Smew. 
19/02/17 - 12:00 - Scaup - Kilvington - 2 1w drk still on East Lake. 
19/02/17 - Waxwing - Kingsmill Reservoir - c.40 late morning. 
19/02/17 - Waxwing - Mansfield - c.100 at railway station. 
19/02/17 - 09:00 - Black Redstart - West Bridgford - 1 at Mickle borough Way/Glebe Farm Close, Compton Acres.
19/02/17 - Garganey - Eakring Flash - drk still. 
18/02/17 - 12:30 - Black-throated Diver - Hoveringham GPs - still on sailing lake also juv Glaucous Gull. 
18/02/17 - Smew - Holme Pierrepont - ad drk & 4 redhead on A52 Pit. 
18/02/17 - Great White Egret - Idle Valley NR - still on Neatholme Pit also Black-necked Grebe. 
17/02/17 - 14:40 - Waxwing - Kirkby on Bain GPs - c.50 at Nuncar Court, Nuncargate.
17/02/17 - Glaucous Gull - Cotham Flash - juv still at landfill also 3 1w Caspian Gull. 
17/02/17 - Short-eared Owl - Clayworth Common - 2 still. 
17/02/17 - 11:00 - Smew - Kilvington - 2 on West Lake also 2 1w drk Scaup on East Lake & 6 Short-eared Owl. 
17/02/17 - Black-throated Diver - Hoveringham GPs - still on sailing lake also juv Glaucous Gull & Black-necked Grebe. 
17/02/17 - 08:00 - Waxwing - Clifton - 12 feeding on apples at Nottingham Trent University Clifton campus. 
16/02/17 - 09:40 - Black-throated Diver - Hoveringham GPs - still on Sailing Lake also Black-necked Grebe. 
16/02/17 - Waxwing - Clifton - 22 still on Leafield Green.
16/02/17 - 12:30 - Hawfinch - Rufford CP - 8 around the chapel. 
15/02/17 - 11:00 - Tundra Bean Goose - Thrumpton - still on grass field today.
15/02/17 - 14:00 - Waxwing - Ravenshead - c.10 on Misterton Crescent.
15/02/17 - 11:00 - Scaup - Kilvington - 2 1w drk on East Lake. 
15/02/17 - Hawfinch - Rufford CP - 4 still today. 
15/02/17 - LNY - Garganey - Eakring Flash - drk still yesterday. 
15/02/17 - LNY - Waxwing - Hucknall - 1 on Waterloo Road yesterday. 
14/02/17 - 12:00 - Tundra Bean Goose - Thrumpton - 1 with Greylags in first grass field also 2 Whooper Swan in field at end of Church Lane. 
14/02/17 - Black-necked Grebe - Idle Valley NR - 1 on Neatholme Pit. 
14/02/17 - Hawfinch - Rufford CP - 2 this morning. 
13/02/17 - 09:00 - Waxwing - Mansfield - 9 still behind Gala Bingo.
13/02/17 - 09:34 - Waxwing - Kirklington - 10 by A1 2km N of junction 50
12/02/17 - 16:00 - Tundra Bean Goose - Clayworth Common - 6 today also 13 Eurasian White-fronted Goose. 
12/02/17 - 10:30 - Waxwing - Mansfield - 30 still by Gala Bingo on St. Peter's Way. 
12/02/17 - Glaucous Gull - Cotham Flash - 2 juv at the tip also 1w Caspian Gull. 
11/02/17 - 09:30 - Waxwing - Mansfield Woodhouse - 41 on Peafield Lane near Litton Road junction. 
11/02/17 - Waxwing - Kingsmill Reservoir - 30 today. 
11/02/17 - 14:45 - Waxwing - Clifton - 10 briefly on Midhurst Way at 08:40 then 4 on Peacock Crescent at 14:45
11/02/17 - Smew - Holme Pierrepont - ad drk & 4 redhead on A52 Pit. 
11/02/17 - LNY - Tundra Bean Goose - Idle Valley NR - 3 still at Chainbridge East yesterday also 3 Short-eared Owl. 
11/02/17 - Short-eared Owl - Clayworth Common - 1 today also 11 White-fronted Goose. 
11/02/17 - Garganey - Eakring Flash - drk still today. 
11/02/17 - Tundra Bean Goose - Thrumpton - still in fields between Thrumpton & Barton in Fabis. 
11/02/17 - Waxwing - Mansfield - c.50 by Gala Bingo on St. Peter's Way. 
11/02/17 - 08:35 - Bittern - Langford Lowfields - 2 in reeds at far end of 2nd lagoon. 
11/02/17 - Waxwing - Hucknall - c.50 still on Mosley Street. 
10/02/17 - 13:20 - Waxwing - Hucknall - 17 still on Mosley Street this afternoon. 
09/02/17 - 14:30 - Waxwing - Woodthorpe - c.30 on hedges at junction of Arno Vale Road & Somersby Road.
09/02/17 - 14:00 - Waxwing - Bulwell - c.20 by Park House Care Home on Cinderhill Road.
09/02/17 - 14:15 - Slavonian Grebe - Collingham Pits - still on Ferry Lane Lake. 
09/02/17 - 12:00 - Garganey - Eakring Flash - drk still at midday showing well. 
09/02/17 - 15:00 - Waxwing - Hucknall - 50 still on Mosley Street this afternoon. 
09/02/17 - Waxwing - Mansfield - 5 on St. Peter's Way by Gala Bingo this afternoon. 
09/02/17 - 12:25 - Glaucous Gull - Cotham Landfill - 3 juv this afternoon. 
09/02/17 - 11:00 - Eurasian White-fronted Goose - Idle Valley NR - 7 on Tiln North this afternoon. 

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Sightings Key
LN - Late News
LNY - Late News Yesterday
FMB - Frampton Marsh Blog
GPB - Gibraltar Point Blog
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
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