Date Details Sitename
Sunday 25 Nov

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 12:00 to 15:30,
1 Hen Harrier 1 Merlin 1 Peregrine Falcon 1 Great White Egret 6 Marsh Harrier 300 Golden Plover (c. 300 over Salcott Channel) 6 Red-breasted Merganser (Salcott Channel) [Sean Nixon]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Saturday 24 Nov

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 09:00 to 16:00, Dull cool
1 Rough-legged Buzzard (Good views , hovering , perched and flying. ) 1 Peregrine Falcon 400 Brent Goose 8 Red-breasted Merganser 5 Marsh Harrier (All at same time . (Tony marsala) [Ian Tarbin]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Monday 19 Nov

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 10:00 to 14:45, Blustery on long walk
1 Peregrine Falcon (Female on prey) 1 Rock Pipit (On long walk) 5 Marsh Harrier (Several Imm and female birds) 1 Merlin (Flew into top of small hawthorn) 20 Grey Plover (Several on mud along with all other usual waders) 1 Bearded Tit (Very brief view flew into tall reeds) 5 Red-breasted Merganser (One male separate from four female) [Mike Hardwick]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Thursday 08 Nov

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 10:30 to 14:30, sunny, S breeze, high tide
20 Little Egret 500 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 1000 Wigeon (at least) 200 Teal 12 Red-breasted Merganser 5 Marsh Harrier 1000 Golden Plover 500 Grey Plover 2500 Knot 4 Stonechat [John McLaughlin]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Monday 05 Nov

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 09:15 to 14:45, Light cloud, sunny spells, high tide ebbing
770 Wigeon 370 Teal 38 Curlew 260 Golden Plover 169 Shelduck 81 Canada Goose 72 Greylag Goose 423 Brent Goose 2 Green Sandpiper 3 Goldeneye (Tollesbury channel) 15 Little Egret 5 Snipe 63 Cormorant 7 Black-tailed Godwit 2 Mute Swan 83 Ringed Plover 890 Dunlin 42 Grey Plover 150 Redshank 7 Oystercatcher 1 Great Crested Grebe 3 Pintail 70 Mallard 2 Grey Heron 1 Pochard 4 Bearded Tit (3 by call one sighting) 1 Water Rail (Calling from reed bed at East end of Irongate) 2 Peregrine Falcon (Probably same bird seen twice) 3 Marsh Harrier 1 Kestrel 63 Reed Bunting [John Fell]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Tuesday 30 Oct

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 13:45 to 16:45, Cold. Good visibility
13 Red-breasted Merganser (mostly females) 1 Snipe 1 Cetti's Warbler 160 Dark-bellied Brent Goose 150 Shelduck 140 Avocet 110 Dunlin [David Allen]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Monday 22 Oct

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 11:45 to 14:00, Sunny
1 Peregrine Falcon (Buzzing teal as they flew over marsh only once out of 6 or 7 attempts did it look serious) 1 Green Sandpiper (Ironbridge pools) 1 Sparrowhawk (Flying high over Bale field female) 4 Buzzard (Several over visitor centre) [Mike Hardwick]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Saturday 20 Oct

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 13:30 to 17:00, Sunny and warm some cloud cover, no wind lovely afternoon.
10 Reed Bunting (Seen all round short walk) 4 Stonechat (Seen on track before wind pump on short walk) 3 Kestrel 3 Marsh Harrier 2 Buzzard 1 Peregrine Falcon (Salcot Channel) 1 Yellowhammer 1 Wheatear 10 Linnet 12 Curlew 150 Wigeon (Salcot Channel) 200 Teal (Salcot Channel) 100 Golden Plover (Salcot Channel) 30 Grey Plover (SalcotChannel) 25 Goldfinch (All round short walk) [Paul Fletcher]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Wednesday 10 Oct

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 10:30 to 15:30, Beautiful day, tide rising to very high indeed
2 Marsh Harrier 5 Bearded Tit (probably more) 1 Common Sandpiper 1 Green Sandpiper (as well as all the usual estuarine waders, but NO Lapwing) 1 Common Tern (Salcott Creek) 3 Kestrel 25 Dark-bellied Brent Goose [Paul Gymer]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB
Monday 03 Sep

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB 09:15 to 12:15, Sunny intervals, humid
2 Hobby 2 Marsh Harrier Garganey (Female on the Irongate pool) 3 Snipe (In flight over Irongate) 3 Green Sandpiper (Joyce's Head area) 2 Bearded Tit (Juveniles in ditch between the east end of Irongate and short walk) Stonechat (Male east of N section of short walk from car park) 2 Whinchat (Female and juvenile roughly same location as Stonechat) [John Fell]

Old Hall Marshes NR RSPB