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Leicestershire & Rutland Sightings Archive 2017 - September

30/09/17 - Little Stint - Rutland Water - at Egleton NR on Lagoon IV from Sandpiper Hide also Bittern & Little Stint on Lagoon III plus Little Stint & Little Gull in North Arm. 
30/09/17 - LNY - Little Stint - Eyebrook Reservoir - 3 yesterday. 
30/09/17 - Great Egret - Rutland Water - 7 in roost at Burley Fishponds this evening. 
30/09/17 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water - ad/drk on Lagoon IV from Dunlin Hide.
30/09/17 - Spotted Crake - Rutland Water - no sign this morning. 
29/09/17 - Great Egret - Rutland Water - 7 in roost this evening. 
29/09/17 - 19:00 - Spotted Crake - Rutland Water - juv still at EgletonNR on Lagoon III from Shoveler Hide. 
29/09/17 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water - 2 drk today.
29/09/17 - 15:55 - Spotted Crake - Rutland Water - juv at Egleton NR on Lagoon III from Shoveler Hide showing well.
29/09/17 - 15:28 - Spotted Crake - Rutland Water - r. at Egleton NR on Lagoon III from Shoveler Hide.
27/09/17 - Great Egret - Saddington Reservoir - late morning.
25/09/17 - 12:15 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water - ecl/drk still on Lagoon II from Grebe Hide.
24/09/17 - 08:55 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water - ecl/drk still this morning viewed from Smew Hide on Lagoon II
22/09/17 - Red-necked Grebe - Rutland Water - in North Arm also Little Stint. 
19/09/17 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water - ecl/drk still on Lagoon II also 2 Bittern plus Little Stint on Lagoon IV plus juv Black Tern from Lapwing Hide. 
17/09/17 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water - ecl/drk still from Osprey Hide. 
16/09/17 - Caspian Gull - Shawell - 5 on A5 Lagoons. 
15/09/17 - 15:05 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water - ecl/drk from Grebe Hide on Lagoon II 
14/09/17 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water - ecl/drk still from Smew Hide. 
10/09/17 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water - ecl/drk still at Egleton NR on Lagoon II also juv Black Tern in South Arm III 
08/09/17 - American Wigeon - Rutland Water - ecl/drk still at Egleton NR on Lagoon II 
06/09/17 - LNY - American Wigeon - Rutland Water - ecl/drk at Egleton NR on Lagoon II

Sightings Key
LN - Late News
LNY - Late News Yesterday
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
V/C - Visitor Centre