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Lincolnshire Sightings Archive 2018

September
30/09/18 - LN - 24/09/18 - 17:00 - Snowy Owl - Sutton Bridge - unconfirmed report of 1 towards The Wash on Monday.
30/09/18 - Spotted Crake - Gibraltar Point NNR - still in channel just past the Mere Hide. 
29/09/18 - 17:15 - Purple Sandpiper - Trusthorpe - still on the beach. 
29/09/18 - Great White Egret - Boultham Mere LWT - 6 this evening. 
29/09/18 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - no sign this morning. 
29/09/18 - Spotted Crake - Gibraltar Point NNR - still in channel just past the Mere Hide. 
29/09/18 - Great White Egret - Boultham Mere LWT - 5 early evening. 
28/09/18 - Snow Bunting - Trusthorpe - 2 on the beach also Purple Sandpiper at outfall.
28/09/18 - Sooty Shearwater - Gibraltar Point NNR - heading N
28/09/18 - Osprey - Baston & Langtoft Pits - briefly then headed S
28/09/18 - 11:03 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad still late morning also Cattle Egret.  
28/09/18 - 08:30 - Leach's Storm Petrel - Huttoft Beach - also Pomarine Skua past the prior this morning. 
27/09/18 - White-rumped Sandpiper - Gibraltar Point NNR - ad among morning roost then flew into The Wash.
27/09/18 - Spoonbill - Alkborough Flats - this morning also 11 Spotted Redshank. 
27/09/18 - Spotted Crake - Gibraltar Point NNR - still in channel just past the Mere Hide. 
26/09/18 - Cattle Egret - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still S of the reservoir today also Black-necked Grebe, Ruddy Shelduck & 13 Spotted Redshank. 
26/09/18 - Purple Sandpiper - Covenham Reservoir - on the E side this afternoon. 
26/09/18 - 12:10 - Spotted Crake - Gibraltar Point NNR - still in the channel just past the Mere Hide. 
26/09/18 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad still today. 
25/09/18 - Bittern - Far Ings NR - in flight this afternoon. 
25/09/18 - 16:20 - Spotted Crake - Gibraltar Point NNR - in channel just past the Mere Hide.
25/09/18 - 15:00 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad still on wet grassland at N end of scrape from top car park. 
25/09/18 - 10:00 - Black-necked Grebe - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still on reservoir. 
25/09/18 - Gannet - Barrowby - juv over the A1 this morning. 
24/09/18 - Hen Harrier - Gibraltar Point NNR - also 10 Little Gull past plus 3 Spoonbill. 
24/09/18 - 17:30 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad still from top car park this evening. 
24/09/18 - Cattle Egret - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still in field behind Marsh Farm with cattle mid-afternoon also Black-necked Grebe still on the reservoir. 
24/09/18 - Little Stint - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still from sea wall also 11 Spotted Redshank. 
23/09/18 - Black-throated Diver - Chapel Point - 12 past this morning. 
23/09/18 - 11:50 - Cattle Egret - still this morning. 
23/09/18 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad still this morning also Black-necked Grebe. 
22/09/18 - Cattle Egret - Freiston Shore RSPB - again this evening. 
22/09/18 - Short-eared Owl - Deeping High Bank - today.
22/09/18 - Little Stint - Baston & Langtoft Pits - juv still on Wader Pit this evening. 
22/09/18 - Common Crane - Frampton Marsh RSPB - 2 today. 
22/09/18 - Curlew Sandpiper - Frampton Marsh RSPB - at least 2 still also Little Stint, 4 Spotted Redshank. 
22/09/18 - Hen Harrier - Gibraltar Point NNR - today also 4 Spoonbill still. 
22/09/18 - Common Crane - Gibraltar Point NNR - 2 over Visitor Centre today. 
22/09/18 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad still by top c/pk also Black-necked Grebe still on the reservoir. 
22/09/18 - Cattle Egret - Gibraltar Point NNR - on Croft Marsh with cattle.
22/09/18 - Ring Ouzel - Gibraltar Point NNR - today. 
22/09/18 - 10:33 - Whooper Swan - Gibraltar Point NNR - 19 heading S 
22/09/18 - 09:50 - Osprey - Upton - heading E this morning. 
21/09/18 - Long-tailed Skua - Gibraltar Point NNR - 3 heading S also Pomarine Skua heading N plus 4 Spotted Redshank on reserve. 
21/09/18 - Little Stint - Baston & Langtoft Pits - juv still on Wader Pit. 
21/09/18 - Black-necked Grebe - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad still on grassland reservoir also Little Stint on Reedbed & Ruddy Shelduck still.
21/09/18 - Corncrake - Boultham Mere - flew from rough field to bramble hedge this morning. 
21/09/18 - 07:40 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad still from Reedbed Hide. 
20/09/18 - 17:31 - Black Tern - Skegness - heading S 
20/09/18 - 09:30 - Caspian Gull - Middlemarsh Farm - this morning. 
20/09/18 - 09:00 - Cattle Egret - Freiston Shore RSPB - still on grassland reservoir this morning. 
20/09/18 - Little Stint - Baston & Langtoft Pits - juv still on Wader Pit this morning. 
19/09/18 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad still also Curlew Sandpiper, Little Stint & Black-necked Grebe. 
19/09/18 - Little Stint - Baston & Langtoft Pits - this evening. 
19/09/18 - Pectoral Sandpiper - Deeping Lakes NR - still no sign this morning. 
18/09/18 - Black Tern - Gibraltar Point NNR - 2 today. 
18/09/18 - LNY - 15:45 - Black-necked Grebe - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still on reservoir yesterday afternoon. 
17/09/18 - Caspian Gull - Gibraltar Point NNR - today.
17/09/18 - 18:00 - Pied Flycatcher - Humberston - at Thorpe Park beach c/pk.
17/09/18 - 09:15 - Pectoral Sandpiper - Deeping Lakes NR - still from first viewing screen *13:15
16/09/18 - Spoonbill - Gibraltar Point NNR - 9 still today. 
16/09/18 - Pied Flycatcher - Mablethorpe - in a private garden. 
16/09/18 - Pomarine Skua - Gibraltar Point NNR - 2 heading S also Sooty Shearwater & Black-throated Diver.
16/09/18 - 11:20 - Osprey - Foston Ford - over late morning. 
16/09/18 - Black-necked Grebe - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still on the reservoir. 
16/09/18 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad still below sea wall late morning also 11 Spotted Redshank & Little Stint from 360 Hide. 
16/09/18 - Great White Egret - Boultham Mere LWT - 2 still.
16/09/18 - Pectoral Sandpiper - Deeping Lakes NR - still on East Pit *14:29 *16:00
16/09/18 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad still also Little Stint.
16/09/18 - LNY - Icterine Warbler - Gibraltar Point NNR - re-trapped in East Dunes yesterday. 
16/09/18 - LNY - Great White Egret - Frampton Marsh RSPB - 2 still yesterday morning. 
15/09/18 - 11:55 - Pectoral Sandpiper - Deeping Lakes NR - on East Pit late morning. 
15/09/18 - Black Tern - Woodhall Spa - juv at Woodhall Spa Airfield NR.
15/09/18 - Black-necked Grebe - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still on grassland reservoir. 
15/09/18 - Spoonbill - Gibraltar Point NNR - 2 still today also yesterday Short-eared Owl, 7 Spotted Redshank on Tennyson's Sands. 
15/09/18 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad still this morning *12:05
14/09/18 - Sooty Shearwater - Gibraltar Point NNR - past today heading N
14/09/18 - Red-footed Falcon - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still mid-morning but no sign by mid-afternoon. 
14/09/18 - Little Stint - Frampton Marsh RSPB - outside Visitor Centre also 26 Spotted Redshank on East Scrape this morning. 
13/09/18 - Black-necked Grebe - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still on grassland reservoir. 
13/09/18 - Great White Egret - Boultham Mere LWT - 3 still this afternoon. 
13/09/18 - LNY - Ruddy Shelduck - South Ferriby - pair from Hope & Anchor pub c/pk via (GF)
13/09/18 - Icterine Warbler - Gibraltar Point NNR - retrapped in East Dunes.
13/09/18 - 09:30 - Red-footed Falcon - Gibraltar Point NNR - still over saltmarsh near Visitor Centre this morning via (IL) *11:20 from West Dunes then headed towards East Dunes. 
13/09/18 - Cattle Egret - Freiston Shore RSPB - still this morning. 
12/09/18 - 21:45 - Tawny Owl - Alma Park Woods - 3 calling by dog walkers c/pk also Barn Owl hunting along hedge line just before entrance via (TM)
12/09/18 - Spoonbill - Gibraltar Point NNR - 11today. 
12/09/18 - Hen Harrier - Frampton Marsh RSPB - this evening, still no sign of hybrid.
12/09/18 - 18:30 - Red-footed Falcon - Gibraltar Point NNR - still this evening also Short-eared Owl hunting over the saltmarsh also large amounts of Swallow heading across The Wash via (IL)
12/09/18 - Black-necked Grebe - Covenham Reservoir - still this morning.
12/09/18 - Little Stint - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still today also Curlew Sandpiper, Spotted Redshank & 2 Bittern over. 
12/09/18 - Ruddy Shelduck - South Ferriby - 2 off Hope & Anchor pub at mouth of River Ancholme early afternoon. 
12/09/18 - Pallid Harrier - Frampton Marsh RSPB - no sign of probable juv or hybrid today but Short-eared Owl still.
12/09/18 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad still on grassland reservoir also Black-necked Grebe still. 
12/09/18 - Red-footed Falcon - Gibraltar Point NNR - juv still in West Dunes this morning *14:32 *15:35 showing well 
12/09/18 - LNY - Pallid Harrier - Frampton Marsh RSPB - probable juv or hybrid Pallid / Hen over saltmarsh yesterday evening which was reported earlier as Hen Harrier. 
12/09/18 - LNY - Nightjar - Gibraltar Point NNR - yesterday evening also Short-eared Owl. 
11/09/18 - Hen Harrier - Frampton Marsh RSPB - juv over saltmarsh this evening. 
11/09/18 - Curlew Sandpiper - Gibraltar Point NNR - also 8 Spotted Redshank plus Osprey heading S 
11/09/18 - 14:00 - Common Sandpiper - Marston - from the hide this afternoon via (DR)
11/09/18 - 13:21 - Red-footed Falcon - Gibraltar Point NNR - juv hawking over West Dunes this afternoon. 
11/09/18 - Great White Egret - Boultham Mere LWT - 2 still today. 
11/09/18 - Little Stint - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still this morning also 2 Curlew Sandpiper & Black-necked Grebe still. 
11/09/18 - 10:30 - Spotted Redshank - Frampton Marsh RSPB - 4 from the sea wall this morning. 
11/09/18 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still from main path in ditch.
11/09/18 - Cattle Egret - Freiston Shore RSPB - still on the lagoon this morning. 
11/09/18 - Spoonbill - Gibraltar Point NNR - 7 this morning. 
10/09/18 - 19:15 - RED-FOOTED FALCON - Gibraltar Point NNR - seen briefly over West Dunes then headed N 
10/09/18 - Garganey - Baston & Langtoft Pits - 3 still on Wader Pit this evening also 82 Red-crested Pochard & Ruff.
10/09/18 - 14:08 - Black-necked Grebe - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still on reservoir this afternoon. 
10/09/18 - Cattle Egret - Freiston Shore RSPB - still in cattle field by dyke. 
10/09/18 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad near Visitor Centre then headed towards raptor viewpoint and landed *12:35 on pools N of main track viewable from sea wall.
10/09/18 - Spoonbill - Gibraltar Point NNR - 7 this morning.
10/09/18 - Wood Sandpiper - Idle Valley NR - on Chainbridge Scrape early morning. 
09/09/18 - Curlew Sandpiper - Freiston Shore RSPB - 2 juv today. 
09/09/18 - Osprey - Frampton Marsh RSPB - over today also Black-necked Grebe still on grassland reservoir this evening. 
09/09/18 - Little Stint - Frampton Marsh RSPB - 1 still today. 
09/09/18 - Curlew Sandpiper - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still also Spoonbill. 
09/09/18 - Black-necked Grebe - Covenham Reservoir - still today. 
09/09/18 - Osprey - Norton Disney - over this afternoon heading S
09/09/18 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad still on N side of top c/pk *11:25
09/09/18 - 10:00 - Cattle Egret - Freiston Shore RSPB - still along concrete path.
09/09/18 - Spoonbill - Gibraltar Point NNR - 7 today. 
09/09/18 - Pectoral Sandpiper - Manby Flashes - ad still. 
08/09/18 - Roseate Tern -  North Cotes - ad & juv this evening. 
08/09/18 - Black-necked Grebe - Frampton Marsh RSPB - on grassland reservoir also 2 Little Stint & 25 Spotted Redshank on site.
08/09/18 - Black-necked Grebe - Covenham Reservoir - (2nd day)
08/09/18 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad in creek beyond top c/pk.
08/09/18 - 08:15 - Ortolan Bunting - East Halton - probable over Winter's Pond this morning. 
08/09/18 - Red-breasted Flycatcher - Gibraltar Point NNR - trapped & ringed at Aylmer Avenue. 
08/09/18 - Cattle Egret - Frampton Marsh RSPB - over this morning heading W
08/09/18 - Great White Egret - Boultham Mere LWT - 2 still today. 
08/09/18 - Cattle Egret - Freiston Shore RSPB - still today. 
08/09/18 - LNY - Red-breasted Flycatcher - Gibraltar Point NNR - at N end of West Dunes. 
07/09/18 - Caspian Gull - Gibraltar Point NNR - juv also Black Tern, 2 Arctic Tern, Short-eared Owl & 5 Spoonbill. 
07/09/18 - 15:15 - Caspian Gull - Skegness - juv at Middlemarsh Wetlands also Spotted Redshank. 
07/09/18 - Curlew Sandpiper - Alkborough Flats - 2 today. 
07/09/18 - 16:00 - Ruddy Shelduck - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still today from Visitor Centre. 
07/09/18 - Icterine Warbler - Gibraltar Point NNR - trapped & ringed in East Dunes. 
07/09/18 - Pectoral Sandpiper - Manby Flashes - mid-morning. 
07/09/18 - Cattle Egret - Freiston Shore RSPB - from c/pk walk to sea wall then turn right & view dyke in cattle field. c.100yds
06/09/18 - Spoonbill - Frampton Marsh RSPB - 2 still today also 20 Spotted Redshank, Ruddy Shelduck & Curlew Sandpiper. 
06/09/18 - Spoonbill - Gibraltar Point NNR - 3 still today. 
06/09/18 - Spotted Redshank - Gibraltar Point NNR - 5 on Tennyson's Sands. 
06/09/18 - 13:53 - Cattle Egret - Freiston Shore RSPB - still in 1st field along concrete road beyond compound. 
06/09/18 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad again on Reedbed this afternoon. 
05/09/18 - Spotted Crake - Grimsby Golf Course - again on pond with dead tree.
05/09/18 - Wood Sandpiper - Frampton Marsh RSPB - also 5 Curlew Sandpiper, 25 Spotted Redshank, 5 Whinchat & Turtle Dove. 
05/09/18 - Great White Egret - Boultham Mere LWT - 2 still today. 
05/09/18 - 14:20 - Common Crane - Ruskington - over this afternoon. 
05/09/18 - 11:04 - Ruddy Shelduck - Frampton Marsh RSPB - from Visitor Centre via (Z)
05/09/18 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - no sign this morning. 
05/09/18 - Cattle Egret - Freiston Shore RSPB - in drainage channel this morning.
04/09/18 - Curlew Sandpiper - Frampton Marsh RSPB - 12 juv this afternoon. 
04/09/18 - Black Tern - Frampton Marsh RSPB - 9 between sea wall & River Witham mouth also 25 Spotted Redshank & 5 Curlew Sandpiper. 
04/09/18 - Turtle Dove - Frampton Marsh RSPB - 3 still today. 
04/09/18 - Wood Sandpiper - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still today also Curlew Sandpiper & 10 Spotted Redshank. 
04/09/18 - 13:17 - Great White Egret - Messingham Sand Quarry LWT - from the hide today. 
04/09/18 - Great White Egret - Boultham Mere LWT - still at E end.
04/09/18 - 10:22 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad still from Reedbed Hide also no sign of Stilt Sandpiper *14:00
02/09/18 - Spotted Redshank - 12:00 - Alkborough Flats - 27 from main hide.
02/09/18 - Montagu's Harrier - Alkborough Flats - ringtail also juv Curlew Sandpiper & 15 Spoonbill. 
02/09/18 - Curlew Sandpiper - Frampton Marsh RSPB - 5 also 3 Spoonbill. 
02/09/18 - Osprey - Caistor - over Wolds Retreat Leisure Park pond heading E mid-morning. 
02/09/18 - 06:55 - Stilt Sandpiper - Frampton Marsh RSPB - (10th day) ad still from Reedbed Hide *09:30 *12:21
02/09/18 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - ad still from Reedbed Hide. 
01/09/18 - 08:00 - Long-billed Dowitcher - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still on Reedbed *13:04 *16:36
01/09/18 - Short-eared Owl - Donna Nook - between Stonebridge & Pye's Hall.
01/09/18 - Curlew Sandpiper - Frampton Marsh RSPB - still today. 
01/09/18 - Stilt Sandpiper - Frampton Marsh RSPB - (9th day) still on Reedbed *07:32 *10:27