Waterfowl Count February 2013

Key to Nature Reserve areas

TTW Tertiary Treatment Works
BFP Burley Fishponds
NAI North Arm 1
NA North Arm
MW Main Water
SA South Arm
SAI South Arm 1
SAII South Arm 2
SAIII South Arm 3
WC Whitwell Creek
D2 Manton Bay
L1 Lagoon 1
L2 Lagoon 2
L3 Lagoon 3
L4 Lagoon 4
L5 Lagoon 5
L6 Lagoon 6
L7 Lagoon 7
L8 Lagoon 8
D1 Heron Bay
C5 Wet Meadow
GC Gull Count

 

Waterfowl recorded by species and reserve area

SPECIES TTW BFP NAI NA WC MW SA SAI SAII D2 D1 SAIII C5 L1 L2 L3 L4 L5 L6 L7 L8 Totals
Slavonian Grebe [Horned] 1 1
Black-necked Grebe [Eared] 0
(Great) Cormorant 19 4 19 1 4 4 6 4 5 16 8 1 91
Bittern
Little Egret 1 3 4 8
Grey Heron 1 1 1 2 2 1 8
Water Rail 2 10 12
(Common) Moorhen 12 2 2 6 9 4 13 5 7 8 6 10 5 4 93
(Eurasian) Coot 257 5 9 9 107 10 24 112 117 72 270 8 1000
(Eurasian) Oystercatcher 1 1
(Pied) Avocet 0
Little Ringed Plover 0
Ringed Plover (Common) 0
(European) Golden Plover 0
Grey Plover 0
(Northern) Lapwing 12 2 120 3 6 2 206 7 6 4 368
(Red) Knot 0
Sanderling 0
Little Stint 0
Curlew Sandpiper 0
Dunlin 1 1
Ruff 0
Jack Snipe 2 2
Common Snipe 10 12 22
Black-tailed Godwit 0
(Eurasian) Curlew 6 6
(Eurasian) Whimbrel 0
Spotted Redshank 0
(Common) Redshank 1 1 2
(Common) Greenshank 0
Green Sandpiper 0
Common Sandpiper 0
Ruddy Turnstone 0
Black-headed Gull 0
Little Gull 0
Common (Mew) Gull 0
Lesser Black-backed Gull 0
Yellow-legged Gull 0
Caspian Gull 0
Herring Gull 0
Great Black-backed Gull 0
Common Tern 0
Arctic Tern 0
Mediterranean Gull 0
Green Winged Teal 0
Kingfisher 0
Grey Wagtail 0
Mandarin 0
Long-tailed Duck 1 1
Spoonbill 0
American Wigeon 0
White-Rumped Sandpiper 0
Grand Total 7944

 

Waterfowl recorded by species and reserve area

SPECIES TTW BFP NAI NA WC MW SA SAI SAII D2 D1 SAIII C5 L1 L2 L3 L4 L5 L6 L7 L8 GC Totals

Observations

Records of disturbances levels in the counting zones including numbers of bank anglers, fishing boats, sailing craft, dog walkers or any other form of recreational disturbances

  1. Bank Anglers
  2. Fishing Boats
  3. Sailing craft
  4. Dog Walkers