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May 2001


Thu 31st May: No fresh bird news
Wed 30th May: No news of the Little Swift
Tue 29th May: Netherfield - * Little Swift *  present till 2.30pm
Tue 29th May: Welbeck Raptor Watchpoint - Osprey
Tue 29th May: Eakring - 2 Quail, Grasshopper Warbler
Mon 28th May: Netherfield - * Little Swift *  present all day, seen to roost on railway bridge.
Sun 27th May: Netherfield - ***  Little Swift ***  till 5.50pm at least, also 5 Ringed Plovers, 3 Dunlin
Sat 26th May: Netherfield - *** Mega - Little Swift *** present almost all day, roosted on railway bridge
Sat 26th May: Netherfield - Hobby, 2 Honey Buzzards thru, Little Egret briefly, Grasshopper Warbler
Sat 26th May: Eakring - Quail calling
Thu 24th May: Netherfield - 2 Ringed Plovers, 2 Little Ringed Plovers, 2 Cuckoo, Common Sandpiper
Thu 24th May: Eakring - Grasshopper Warbler
Wed 23rd May: Netherfield - 2 Little Ringed Plovers, 2 Oystercatchers, Common Sandpiper
Wed 23rd May: Welbeck Raptor Watchpoint - Osprey
Tue 22nd May: Netherfield - 3 Curlew, 3 Oystercatchers, 2 Little Ringed Plovers
Tue 22nd May: Misson Pumping Station - male Garganey
Mon 21st May: Newington Floods, nr Misson - 2 Temminck's Stints, Avocet, 45 Ringed Plovers
Mon 21st May: Newington Floods, nr Misson - 12 Dunlin,  Garganey, Greenshank
Mon 21st May: Attenborough - 2 Black-necked Grebes
Mon 21st May: Nottm General Cemetery - 2 Spotted Flycatchers
Sun 20th May: Netherfield - 2 Oystercatchers, Ringed Plover
Sat 19th May: Eakring - 2 Hobbies
Sat 19th May: Misson, Idle Valley - pager report, Avocet
Wed - Thurs: - no fresh bird news
Tue 15th May: Netherfield - 36 Dunlin, 18 Ringed Plovers, 3 Sanderling, Turnstone, female Whinchat
Tue 15th May: Eakring - 17 Arctic Terns, 3 Turtle Doves, Curlew
Mon 14th May: Netherfield - Peregrine, 3 Ringed Plovers, 3 Dunlin, Sanderling
Mon 14th May: Holme Pierrepont, Blotts Pit - Bar-tailed Godwit
Mon 14th May: Holme Pierrepont - 5 Black Terns, 500 Swifts
Mon 14th May: Eakring - female Whinchat
Mon 14th May: Hoveringham - 30 Arctic Terns, 11 Black Terns
Sun 13th May: Netherfield - 10 Arctic Terns, Black Tern, Turnstone, Greenshank, Sanderling
Sun 13th May: Netherfield - 2 Dunlin, Ringed Plover, Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Cuckoo
Sun 13th May: Beeston - Honey Buzzard
Sun 13th May: Lound - 4 Turnstones, Little Tern, Grey Plover, Garganey
Sat 12th May: Netherfield - 2 Turnstone, Black Tern, Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Grey Plovers
Sat 12th May: Holme Pierrepont - Black Tern
Sat 12th May: Colwick CP - 4 Common Sandpipers
Sat 12th May: Radcliffe on Trent - Bar-tailed Godwit
Sat 12th May: Lound - 10 Black Terns
Fri 11th May: Netherfield - Nightingale, Bar-tailed Godwit
Fri 11th May: Blidworth Woods - Nightjar
Fri 11th May: Eakring - Whinchat, Wheatear
Fri 11th May: Colwick CP - 3 Common Sandpipers
Thu 10th May: Netherfield - Curlew Sandpiper, 5 Bar-tailed Godwits, 3 Sanderling, 7 Ringed Plovers
Thu 10th May: Netherfield - 11 Little Gull, 2 Turnstone, 16 Curlew, Spotted Redshank, Oystercatcher
Thu 10th May: Netherfield - 10 Dunlin, Grey Plover, Knot, Nightingale, Grasshopper Warbler
Thu 10th May: Hoveringham - Grey Plover, Little Gull, Knot
Thu 10th May: Eakring - 28 Whimbrel, 2 Hobby, 2 Turtle Doves
Thu 10th May: Holme Pierrepont - Bar-tailed Godwit
Thu 10th May: Colwick CP - Whimbrel, 3 Oystercatchers
Wed 9th May: Netherfield - Nightingale, Grasshopper Warbler
Wed 9th May: Bestwood Mill Lakes - Peregrine
Tue 8th May: Netherfield - Nightingale, Turtle Dove, Little Ringed Plover
Tue 8th May: Eakring - Fieldfare
Mon 7th May: Netherfield - Nightingale
Mon 7th May: Hoveringham - 10 Arctic Terns
Mon 7th May: King's Mill Reservoir - 2 Black-necked Grebes
Sun 6th May: Netherfield - 20 Arctic Terns, female Marsh Harrier
Sun 6th May: Lound - 14 Arctic Terns, Marsh Harrier
Sun 6th May: Attenborough - Grasshopper Warbler, Cuckoo
Sun 6th May: Welbeck Raptor Watchpoint - Osprey
Sun 6th May: Gringley Carr - 15 Arctic Terns
Sat 5th May: Lound - NOW OPEN  -  17 Arctic Terns, Grasshopper Warbler
Sat 5th May: Attenborough - female Marsh Harrier
Sat 5th May: Netherfield -  Grasshopper Warbler
Sat 5th May: Carlton in Lindrick - Waxwing
Sat 5th May: Welbeck Raptor Watchpoint - Osprey
Fri 4th May: Attenborough, Barton Lane - Grasshopper Warbler
Fri 4th May: Nottm General Cemetery - Spotted Flycatcher
Fri 4th May: Carlton in Lindrick - Waxwing
Thu 3rd May: Colwick CP - Curlew, Common Sandpiper
Thu 3rd May: Netherfield - 3 Dunlin, Curlew, Redshank, Grasshopper Warbler
Thu 3rd May: Major Oak: 2 Redstarts
Wed 2nd May: King's Mill Reservoir- Wood Warbler
Wed 2nd May: Carlton in Lindrick - Waxwing
Wed 2nd May: Attenborough - Grasshopper Warbler
Tue 1st May: Netherfield - 7 Arctic Terns
Tue 1st May: Carlton in Lindrick - Waxwing, Spotted Flycatcher
Tue 1st May: Longdale Lane - male Redstart
Tue 1st May: Sutton in Ashfield - 3 Wheatears


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