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Lincolnshire Sightings Archive 2020

October
30/10/20 - Mealy Redpoll - Seacroft - at S end of golf course. 
30/10/20 - Long-tailed Duck - Saltfleet - juv still on Paradise Pool. 

29/10/20 - Great Northern Diver - Gibraltar Point NNR - 2 past heading S also Black-throated Diver. 
29/10/20 - Long-tailed Duck - Saltfleet - juv still on Paradise Pool. 
29/10/20 - Black-necked Grebe - Baston & Langtoft Pits - juv still on T-junction Pit. 
29/10/20 - Serin - Anderby Creek - over heading S 

28/10/20 - Hen Harrier - Rimac - ringtail this afternoon. 
28/10/20 - Jack Snipe - Marston Sewage Works - 2 on the scrape.
28/10/20 - Parrot Crossbill - RSPB Frampton Marsh - male over VC heading W via (ABY)
28/10/20 - Tundra Bean Goose - RSPB Frampton Marsh - 13 in field to S from Cross Bank.
28/10/20 - Grey Phalarope - Huttoft Bank - past Huttoft Car Terrace heading E this morning. 
28/10/20 - 1225 - Short-eared Owl - Chapel Point - in off the sea.
28/10/20 - Great Egret - West Ashby - at Shearman's Wath.
28/10/20 - 0919 - Little Stint - Gibraltar Point NNR - today also Woodlark over East Dunes early morning. 
28/10/20 - Long-tailed Duck - Saltfleet - juv still on Paradise Pool. 

27/10/20 - Little Stint - RSPB Frampton Marsh - still on South Scrape. 
27/10/20 - Jack Snipe - Gibraltar Point NNR - showing well this morning. 
27/10/20 - 0813 - Long-tailed Duck - Saltfleet - juv at Paradise Pool. 

26/10/20 - Great Egret - Marston Sewage Works - over this afternoon via (DR)
26/10/20 - Russian White-fronted Goose - River Nene Mouth - at Guy's Head with Pink-footed Geese this afternoon. 
26/10/20 - Great Egret - Anderby Creek - over heading S 
26/10/20 - Long-tailed Duck - Saltfleet - at Paradise Pool. 
26/10/20 - Lesser Redpoll - Marston Sewage Works - most ever seen in total numbers also Green Sandpiper, Female Marsh Harrier #CT129

25/10/20 - Little Stint - RSPB Frampton Marsh - today also ringtail Hen Harrier & Spotted Redshank. 
25/10/20 - Black-necked Grebe - Baston & Langtoft Pits - juv still on T-junction Pit. 
25/10/20 - Mealy Redpoll - RSPB Frampton Marsh - 1 then headed S 

24/10/20 - Tundra Bean Goose - Barton upon Humber - in fields with c.7000 Pink-footed Geese this morning also juv Greenland White-fronted Goose. 
24/10/20 - Black-necked Grebe - Baston & Langtoft Pits - juv still on T-junction Pit. 

23/10/20 - Twite - Sutton on Sea - 7 today. 
23/10/20 - Lapland Bunting - Gibraltar Point NNR - over this morning heading S also Siberian Chiffchaff in dunes.
23/10/20 - Glossy Ibis - Donna Nook - at N end of realignment then headed S also Firecrest halfway between car park & breach.
23/10/20 - Richard's Pipit - Donna Nook - at S end of realignment. 
23/10/20 - Yellow-browed Warbler - South Ferriby - in small copse by village hall.
23/10/20 - 0855 - Tundra Bean Goose - Deeping Lakes NR - 1w still on East Pit then headed SE with Pinkies.

22/10/20 - Black-necked Grebe - Baston & Langtoft Pits - juv still on T-junction Pit also 2 Tundra Bean Geese. 
22/10/20 - Tundra Bean Goose - Deeping Lakes NR - 1w still on East Pit. 
22/10/20 - Hen Harrier - Chapel Point - ad male this morning. 

20/10/20 - Short-eared Owl - Deeping High Bank - 4 S of Gull Farm this evening. 
20/10/20 - Curlew Sandpiper - RSPB Frampton Marsh - 2 still today. 
20/10/20 - Parrot Crossbill - Gibraltar Point NNR - probable heading S also Black-throated Diver heading N plus 2 Greater White-fronted Goose & 2 Jack Snipe. 
20/10/20 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Covenham St Mary - 2 near Bridge by churchyard.
20/10/20 - Dusky Warbler - Gibraltar Point NNR - in sea buckthorn at N end of West Dunes. 
20/10/20 - Dusky Warbler - Wolla Bank - by pit briefly. 

19/10/20 - 1545 - Great Grey Shrike - RSPB Freiston Shore - still in Triangle Field. 
19/10/20 - Black-necked Grebe - Baston & Langtoft Pits - juv on T-junction Pit. 
19/10/20 - 1130 - Rough-legged Buzzard - Saltfleetby NNR - over heading N 
19/10/20 - Tundra Bean Goose - Deeping Lakes NR - 1w in field to W of Decoy Road.

18/10/20 - Curlew Sandpiper - RSPB Frampton Marsh - still also 9 Spotted Redshank, Short-eared Owl & Great Egret. 
18/10/20 - Pomarine Skua - Anderby Creek - 5 ad over heading N this afternoon. 
18/10/20 - Great Grey Shrike - RSPB Freiston Shore - still today. 
18/10/20 - Tundra Bean Goose - Deeping Lakes NR - 1w on East Pit this afternoon then headed S 
18/10/20 - 0935 - Greater White-fronted Goose - Anderby Creek - 3 over heading S 
18/10/20 - 0926 - Dusky Warbler - Saltfleetby NNR - at Sea View Farm also Yellow-browed Warbler. 
18/10/20 - 0917 - Slavonian Grebe - Covenham Reservoir - by lifeboat station towards pump.
18/10/20 - Bittern - Grantham - sound recorded overnight.

17/10/20 - Snow Bunting - Alkborough Flats - today. 
17/10/20 - Scaup - Denton Reservoir - 1w drk still. 
17/10/20 - Water Pipit - Gibraltar Point NNR - 6 today. 
17/10/20 - Dusky Warbler - Donna Nook - this afternoon. 
17/10/20 - 1200 - Dusky Warbler - Saltfleetby NNR - c.100m SE of end off Sea Lane though elusive. 
17/10/20 - Dusky Warbler - North Cotes - along MOD hedge also Yellow-browed Warbler at gun club.

16/10/20 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Gibraltar Point NNR - 4 today also Siberian Chiffchaff, Black Redstart, 2 Ring Ouzel & Jack Snipe plus Long-tailed Skua, 2 Velvet Scoter past.
16/10/20 - LNY - Lapland Bunting - RSPB Freiston Shore - yesterday. 
16/10/20 - Pallas's Warbler - Saltfleetby NNR - today.
16/10/20 - 1418 - Dusky Warbler - Gibraltar Point NNR - in buckthorn at N of W dunes also Hawfinch. 
16/10/20 - 0847 - Great Grey Shrike - RSPB Freiston Shore - still along fence line to E of concrete track opposite shrike field.

15/10/20 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Gibraltar Point NNR - in East Dunes also Ring Ouzel, 4 Short-eared Owl, 2 Jack Snipe, 3 Scaup, 2 Twite, Lapland Bunting & Great Northern Diver. 
15/10/20 - 1630 - Great Grey Shrike - RSPB Freiston Shore - c.3/4m along concrete path on fence leading to sea wall via (JW)
15/10/20 - Black Redstart - Gibraltar Point NNR - 2 at VC
15/10/20 - Slavonian Grebe - Covenham Reservoir - again this evening. 
15/10/20 - 1028 - Hen Harrier - Ludford - male over fields just W of Binbrook Lane.
15/10/20 - 1605 - Dusky Warbler - Saltfleetby NNR - in willows c.300m N of Churchill Lane car park. 
15/10/20 - 1236 - Great Grey Shrike - RSPB Freiston Shore - on post in triangular field E of concrete road.
15/10/20 - Olive-backed Pipit - Saltfleetby NNR - just N of Crook Bank car park but no sign by 0945
15/10/20 - Great Grey Shrike - RSPB Freiston Shore - in triangular field W of concrete track.
15/10/20 - Spoonbill - Donna Nook - on the realignment. 

14/10/20 - Velvet Scoter - RSPB Freiston Shore - 5 past also Short-eared Owl. 
14/10/20 - Swallow - Gibraltar Point NNR - lone bird this evening also c.15 Redwing over via (IL)
14/10/20 - 1435 - Dusky Warbler - Rimac - along path W of dunes between Rimac & Church Lane car park. 
14/10/20 - Barred Warbler - Gibraltar Point NNR - trapped & ringed this morning also Yellow-browed Warbler, 2 Firecrest & a Black Redstart. 
14/10/20 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Watermead CP - at Watermead CP South.
14/10/20 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Baston - in private garden this morning. 
14/10/20 - 1100 - Redwing - Marston Sewage Works - my first 11 of the Autumn over heading NW also good numbers of Skylarks with 19 then 12 over heading NE plus - 9 Lesser Redpoll, 4 Chiffchaff, Grey Wagtail with Pieds via (SS)
14/10/20 - Slavonian Grebe - Covenham Reservoir - on E side this morning. 
14/10/20 - 0734 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Saltfleetby NNR - at least 2 around Sea View buildings. 
14/10/20 - Red-breasted Flycatcher - Skegness - 1 on a boat 32km off Skegness overnight then headed towards land.

13/10/20 - Lapland Bunting - Gibraltar Point NNR - over heading E also 2 Yellow-browed Warbler & 3 Ring Ouzel. 
13/10/20 - Little Stint - RSPB Frampton Marsh - 2 still also 2 Curlew Sandpiper & Spotted Redshank. 
13/10/20 - Hen Harrier - Deeping Lakes NR - ad male over Gull Farm heading SW 
13/10/20 - Richard's Pipit - Huttoft Bank - 1 reported at Moggs Eye. 

12/10/20 - Little Stint - RSPB Frampton Marsh - still also 2 Curlew Sandpiper & 5 Spotted Redshank. 
12/10/20 - Scaup - Denton Reservoir - 1w this morning via (DR)
12/10/20 - Stonechat - Grantham - 2 on Whale Bone Lane via (GW)

11/10/20 - Short-eared Owl - Deeping High Bank - 3 this evening S over Gull Farm. 
11/10/20 - Grey Phalarope - Cut End - on The Wash viewed from Boston Belle.
11/10/20 - 1630 - Short-eared Owl - Theddlethorpe St Helen - N of Brickyard Lane. 
11/10/20 - Pomarine Skua - Sutton on Sea - 2 past also Little Gull & Great Northern Diver. 
11/10/20 - Red-breasted Flycatcher - Gibraltar Point NNR - from bench by Shoveler Pool this morning. 
11/10/20 - Little Stint - RSPB Frampton Marsh - still on Reedbed. 
11/10/20 - LNY - Hawfinch - Gibraltar Point NNR - near Mill Hill also 6 Yellow-browed Warbler yesterday. 
11/10/20 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Grimsby - in willows by River Freshney opposite Wybers Wood estate.

10/10/20 - Scaup - East Halton Skitter - 1w drk still on Winter's Pond also juv Spotted Redshank. 
10/10/20 - Lapland Bunting - Gibraltar Point NNR - 2 also 2 Yellow-browed Warbler. 

09/10/20 - 1128 - Bearded Vulture - Whaplode Drove - 1s female in field viewed N from Hull's Drove, please park sensibly *1355
09/10/20 - 1020 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Rimac - this morning. 
09/10/20 - 1010 - Yellow-browed Warbler - RSPB Freiston Shore - still along hide track. 
09/10/20 - 0658 - Bearded Vulture - Cowbit - 1s female still in tree as viewed from Stonebridge, please respect landowners property & stay roadside of metal gate. *0850 *0915 *1055

08/10/20 - 1805 - Lesser Yellowlegs - Alkborough Flats - by centre track on right pool before river bank.
08/10/20 - Short-eared Owl - Deeping High Bank - 3 to S of Gull Farm.
08/10/20 - Scaup - East Halton Skitter - ad female on Winter's Pond also juv Spotted Redshank. 
08/10/20 - 1256 - Yellow-browed Warbler - RSPB Freiston Shore - 1 still along hide track.
08/10/20 - Great Egret - Marston Sewage Works - on the scrape this afternoon. 
08/10/20 - LNY - Little Bittern - Huttoft Bank Pit LWT - ad female for 10 minutes yesterday afternoon then flushed by Sparrowhawk then headed S strongly. 
08/10/20 - 0702 - Bearded Vulture - Moulton Chapel - 1s female in roadside poplars at Bridge House Farm , please park ONLY off road at E end of Queens Bank , do not obstruct the road , which is used by farm vehicles , walk c.1km N along Eaugate Road to view , please no closer than 200m from roost site to not disturb the bird , do NOT approach from the N due to lack of parking places and to avoid disturbing the bird.

07/10/20 - Bearded Vulture - Holbeach St Johns - 1s female videoed by non-birder overhead today, more details to follow.
07/10/20 - Lapland Bunting - Gibraltar Point NNR - 4 over heading S also Great Egret, Spoonbill, 3 Hawfinch over, 3 Yellow-browed Warbler & Spotted Redshank. 
07/10/20 - 1018 - Spotted Redshank - RSPB Frampton Marsh - 8 on Grassland.
07/10/20 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Saltfleetby NNR - still at Sea View Farm this morning.. 
07/10/20 - Yellow-browed Warbler - RSPB Freiston Shore - 1 along track to the hide this morning. 

06/10/20 - 1745 - Goshawk - RSPB Freiston Shore - juv this evening. 
06/10/20 - Lapland Bunting - Anderby Creek - 1 over prior this morning also Snow Bunting. 
06/10/20 - Ruddy Shelduck - Alkborough Flats - 2 today. 
06/10/20 - 1028 - Yellow-browed Warbler - RSPB Freiston Shore - 3 along Hide track & wetland trail.
06/10/20 - Ruddy Shelduck - RSPB Freiston Shore - probable over heading S 
06/10/20 - 0800 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Saltfleetby NNR - in sycamores at Sea View Farm car park. 
06/10/20 - Hawfinch - Gibraltar Point NNR - over beach car park heading S 
06/10/20 - Yellow-browed Warbler - RSPB Freiston Shore - in trees by path to the hide this morning. 

05/10/20 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Saltfleet - in sycamores behind houses at the bottom of Sea Lane. 
05/10/20 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Saltfleetby NNR - several at Sea View Farm. 
05/10/20 - Little Stint - RSPB Frampton Marsh - 5 still on site today also Curlew Sandpiper. 
05/10/20 - 0840 - Richard's Pipit - Donna Nook - over realignment. 

04/10/20 - Radde's Warbler - Donna Nook - 2 to N of Stonebridge car park also 3 Red-breasted Flycatcher. 
04/10/20 - Red-breasted Flycatcher - Wolla Bank - at Wolla Bank Pit but elusive. 
04/10/20 - Honey Buzzard - Gibraltar Point NNR - 1 this morning also 3 Lapland Bunting, 7 Ring Ouzel & 7 Pied Flycatcher. 
04/10/20 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Saltfleetby NNR - 3 at Sea View Farm. 
04/10/20 - Radde's Warbler - Donna Nook - at least 1 this morning also Red-breasted Flycatcher. 
04/10/20 - 0833 - Great Egret - Trent Port - over Trent Port Wetlands heading N
04/10/20 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Anderby Creek - 1 trapped & ringed this morning. 
04/10/20 - 0754 - Gannet - Pyewipe - 2 juv heading W up the Humber.

03/10/20 - Pied Flycatcher - Gibraltar Point NNR - 1 today. 
03/10/20 - Barred Warbler - Gibraltar Point NNR - in East Dunes today also 12 Yellow-browed Warbler, Siberian Chiffchaff, 12 Ring Ouzel, 3 Water Pipit, 3 Jack Snipe, 3 Spotted Redshank & Scaup. 
03/10/20 - 1500 - Great Egret - Langrick - at Langrick Bridge.
03/10/20 - Hawfinch - Gibraltar Point NNR - 1 today.
03/10/20 - Grey Phalarope - Chapel Point - past this morning. 
03/10/20 - 1115 - Short-eared Owl - Ingoldmells - 1 at Trunch Lane.
03/10/20 - 1000 - Short-eared Owl - Sandilands - 1 at the golf course. 
03/10/20 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Gibraltar Point NNR - 3 in East Dunes. 

02/10/20 - Hawfinch - Gibraltar Point NNR - 1 over Sykes Farm into plantation this morning also 2 Yellow-browed Warbler plus 6 Spotted Redshank on Tennyson's Sands & Pomarine Skua heading N
02/10/20 - Little Stint - RSPB Frampton Marsh - 7 today also Short-eared Owl. 
02/10/20 - 1608 - Wryneck - Sandilands - in gorse bush along golf course *1800
02/10/20 - 1430 - Great Egret - Boultham Mere - still today.
02/10/20 - 1115 - Common Crane - Burgh le Marsh - 2 over garden this morning heading S towards Gib via (IL)
02/10/20 - 1245 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Humberston Fittest - in gardens along 1st Avenue. 
02/10/20 - 1159 - Yellow-browed Warbler - Theddlethorpe St Helen - 2 in dunes this morning.
02/10/20 - Great Snipe - Sandilands - flushed at the Golf Course this morning. 

01/10/20 - Water Pipit - Gibraltar Point NNR - over Fenland Lagoons also Ring Ouzel, 9 Yellow-browed Warbler. 
01/10/20 - Little Stint - RSPB Frampton Marsh - - today. 
01/10/20 - Curlew Sandpiper - Killingholme Haven Pits LWT - juv this afternoon. 
01/10/20 - Lapland Bunting - Gibraltar Point NNR - juv today also 4 Yellow-browed Warbler & 3 Spotted Redshank on Tennyson's Sands. 
01/10/20 - 0825 - Great Egret - Chapel St Leonards - heading S this morning.