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April 2001


Mon 30th April: Colwick CP - Sandwich Tern, Hobby, Wheatear
Mon 30th April: Netherfield - Whimbrel
Mon 30th April: Eakring - Grasshopper Warbler
Sun 29th April: Lound - 12 Dunlin
Sun 29th April: Netherfield - f Marsh Harrier, Hobby, Whinchat, f Redstart, Ring Ouzel, 2 Wheatears
Sun 29th April: Colwick CP - 3 Wheatears, Osprey over
Sun 29th April: Eakring - 5 Wheatears, Hobby, f Redstart
Sun 29th April: Hoveringham - Marsh Harrier
Sun 29th April: Nottm General Cemetery - Brambling, Osprey over
Sun 29th April: Holme Pierrepont - Little Tern
Sun 29th April: Cotham - 4 Wheatears, Grasshopper Warbler
Sun 29th April: Moorgreen - Common Buzzard
Sat 28th April: Lound - 3 Black-tailed Godwits, female Marsh Harrier
Sat 28th April: Clumber - White Stork
Sat 28th April: Netherfield - 3 Dunlin, Black-necked Grebe, Kittiwake
Sat 28th April: Eakring - 2 Whimbrel
Sat 28th April: Carlton in Lindrick - 2 Waxwings
Sat 28th April: Attenborough - Grasshopper Warbler
Fri27th April: Colwick CP - 100+ Swifts, 64 Black-tailed Godwits thru
Fri27th April: Mapperley Top - 18 Waxwings
Fri27th April: Carlton in Lindrick - 10 Waxwings
Fri 27th April: Radford, St Peters Church Yard - Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, f Sparrowhawk -seen daily
Thu 26th April: Eakring - 10 Fieldfare, Whimbrel, Peregrine, 2 Wheatear, Garden Warbler
Thu 26th April: Netherfield - 4 L.R. Plovers, 3 Reed Warblers, Black-necked Grebe, Cuckoo
Thu 26th April: Colwick CP - 100+ Swifts, 2 Egyptian Geese, 60 Waxwings over, towards West Bridgford
Thu 26th April: Bilborough, Wigman Rd - 2 Waxwings
Thu 26th April: Carlton in Lindrick - 8 Waxwings
Wed 25th April: Eakring - 19 Fieldfare, Cuckoo, Wheatear
Wed 25th April: Netherfield - 3 Common Sandpipers, Black-necked Grebe, Whimbrel, Cuckoo
Wed 25th April: Netherfield - Grasshopper Warbler, male Redstart, female Pied Flycatcher
Wed 25th April: Girton - Cuckoo, 2 Lesser Whitethroats
Wed 25th April: Carlton in Lindrick - Osprey
Wed 25th April: Blidworth Pit Top - male Redstart, Turtle Dove, Wheatear
Wed 25th April: Bilborough, Wigman Rd - 17 Waxwings
Wed 25th April: Hucknall, Common Lane - 8 Whimbrel thru
Tue 24th April: Eakring - Cuckoo
Tue 24th April: Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre - 3 male Redstarts
Tue 24th April: Netherfield - 3 Lesser Whitethroats, 2 Common Sandpipers, Black-necked Grebe
Tue 24th April: Bilborough, Wigman Rd - 23 Waxwings
Tue 24th April: Harworth, Plumtree Ind Estate - 4 Waxwings
Tue 24th April: Bestwood CP Pit Top - Curlew
Mon 23rd April: Nottm City Magistrates Courts, Canal bank - male Pied Flycatcher
Mon 23rd April: Rushcliffe CP - Tree Pipit
Mon 23rd April: Colwick CP -  20 Common Terns, 2 Swifts, female Imm Marsh Harrier thru
Mon 23rd April: Netherfield - Black-necked Grebe, Grasshopper Warbler
Mon 23rd April: Attenborough - 14 Common Terns
Mon 23rd April: Bilborough, Wigman Rd - 20 Waxwings
Mon 23rd April: Hallcroft Pit - Black-necked Grebe
Mon 23rd April: Harworth, Plumtree Ind Estate - 7 Waxwings
Sun 22nd April: Strelley - 15 Waxwings
Sun 22nd April: Meadow Lane, Lady Bay Bridge - 50 Waxwings
Sun 22nd April: Colwick CP - 2 Egyptian Geese
Sat 21st April: Suttons Lawn Pk - 35 Waxwings
Sat 21st April: Colwick CP - female Goshawk, Curlew, Common Buzzard, Swift
Sat 21st April: Netherfield - male Ring Ouzel, Black-necked Grebe, Lesser Whitethroat
Sat 21st April: Oldcotes - female Goshawk
Sat 21st April: Wollaton - Garden Warbler
Fri 20th April: Colwick CP - 7 Common Terns, 2 Artic Terns, Swift
Fri 20th April: Netherfield - Black-necked Grebe, Lesser Whitethroat
Fri 20th April: Warren Hill, Arnold - 40 Waxwings
Thu 19th April: Colwick CP - 60 Swallows, 2 Yellow Wagtails, Egyptian Goose
Thu 19th April: Attenborough - male Redstart
Thu 19th April: Mansfield, ring road - 15 Waxwings
Thu 19th April: West Bridgford Park - 20 Waxwings
Tue 17th April:  Netherfield - 5 L/R Plovers, Black-necked Grebe, Common Sandpiper, Oystercatcher
Mon 16th April: Bestwood Pit Top - 2 Curlew
Mon 16th April: Girton - 2 Curlew, 2 Egyptian Geese, Yellow Wagtail
Mon 16th April: Netherfield - 2 Oystercatchers, 2 Whimbrel, Black-tailed Godwit
Mon 16th April: Netherfield - Black-necked Grebe, Common Sandpiper
Mon 16th April: Colwick CP - 4 Common Terns, also unconfirmed report 2 Pied Flycatchers
Mon 16th April: Eakring - Wheatear
Sun 15th April: Welbeck Raptor Watchpoint - White Stork
Sun 15th April: Netherfield - Little Gull, Black-necked Grebe, Goldeneye
Sun 15th April: Clipstone Forest - 2 Tree Pipits
Sun 15th April: Eakring - Curlew
Sun 15th April: Silverhill Park - 3 Wheatear, 2 L/R Plovers, Redshank
Sun 15th April: Mapperley Plains - 25 Waxwings
Sat 14th April: Lound - 4 Oystercatchers, 2 L/R Plovers, f Marsh Harrier, Bar-tailed Godwit
Sat 14th April Lound - m Red-crested Pochard, Avocet,  NOTE:  STILL RESTRICTED ACCESS.
Fri 13th April: Netherfield - 3 Ringed Plover, L/R Plover, Sedge Warbler, B/N Grebe, Oystercatcher
Fri 13th April: Attenborough - 2 Common Terns, 2 Egyptian Geese
Fri 13th April: Cotgrave Village - Goshawk, Peregrine
Fri 13th April: Radford, St. Peters Church Yard -  4 Willow Warblers/ 2 Waxwings 
Thu 12th April : Lound - female Marsh Harrier, Bar-tailed Godwit
Thu 12th April : Eakring - Peregrine, White Wagtail, 2 Mandarin Ducks
Thu 12th April : Netherfield  - Black-necked Grebe
Thu 12th April : Stoke Bardolph - Curlew
Thu 12th April : Bulwell - 9 Waxwings
Thu 12th April : Gamston - 90 Waxwings
Wed 11th April: Netherfield  - m Red-breasted Merganser, Black-necked Grebe, Whitethroat, 3 L.R P
Wed 11th April: Oldcotes - Osprey
Tue 10th April: Netherfield  - 2 Curlew, Black-necked Grebe, Oystercatcher, L/R Plover
Tue 10th April: Attenborough - female Marsh Harrier thru
Mon 9th April: Netherfield  - 2 Oystercatchers, Black-necked Grebe, L/R Plover, Wheatear
Mon 9th April: Attenborough - 2 Oystercatchers, Common Tern, Sedge Warbler
Sun 8th April: Netherfield  - Black-necked Grebe, L/R Plover, 2 Wheatear
Sun 8th April: Girton - 80 Sand Martins, Green Sandpiper, male Scaup, Sedge Warbler
Sun 8th April: Lound - Bar-tailed Godwit, Green Sandpiper
Sun 8th April: Hallcroft GP - Little Gull, also the Hybrid Med x Blk Headed Gull
Sat 7th April: Netherfield  - Black-necked Grebe, L/R Plover, 4 Oystercatchers, female Wheatear
Sat 7th April: Colwick CP - Water Rail
Sat 7th April: Attenborough - 200 Sand Martins, 8 Willow Warblers, House Martin, Yellow Wagtail
Fri 6th April: Netherfield  -  NOW OPEN  -  Black-necked Grebe
Fri 6th April: Hucknall, Tichfield Pk - 60 Waxwings
Fri 6th April: Bulwell - 55 Waxwings
Fri 6th April: Rise Park - 40 Waxwings
Thu 5th April - Colwick CP - 800 Sand Martins
Thu 5th April - Hucknall, Tichfield Pk - 40 Waxwings
Thu 5th April: Bulwell - 30 Waxwings
Tue 3rd April: Colwick CP - 500 Sand Martins, 2 Sandwich Terns, 2 Yellow Wagtails
Tue 3rd April: Welbeck Raptor Watchpoint - Osprey
Tue 3rd April: Bestwood Mill Lakes - Osprey
Mon 2nd April: Colwick CP - Yellow Wagtail
Mon 2nd April: Eakring - around 1200 Fieldfares
Sun 1st April: Colwick CP - 35 Sand Martins, 2 Willow Warblers, male Whitethroat
Sun 1st April: Mansfield City Centre - 20 Waxwings
Sun 1st April: Eakring - 800 Fieldfare, 5 Chiffchaffs, 4 Blackcaps, Sand Martins
Sun 1st April: Haworth - m/f Red-brested Merganser, 2 L/R Plovers, 2 Ringed Plovers
Sun 1st April: Attenborough - 2 Chiffchaffs, Willow Warbler, Blackcap, Swallow, Sand Martins


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