CURRENT SIGHTINGS

 We include sightings from the whole of Devon as well as other wildlife besides birds. For now the other wildlife sightings will be at the end of each days bird sightings. In the near future we will be changing and enlarging this site to provide much more information on a wide range of wildlife ( birds, mammals, butterflies, moths, dragonflies, damselflies ) as well as adding site guides, more photographs etc.

Please submit sightings to:- Paulboulden.pb@gmail.com   

 

 

 

15.3.20, Saltram / Plym Estuary:- ROSS'S GULL ( ad., non-breeding, showing pink wash. 6th for Devon, off The Ride, towards caravan site, also seen at Blaxton Meadow ), 10 CATTLE EGRET ( in cattle field between The Ride & Saltram House )

Cattewater, Plymouth:- Great Northern Diver ( off TR2 )

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Labrador Bay:- SURF SCOTER ( m. ), Velvet Scoter, Long Tailed Duck

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

Sidbury:- 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Chiffchaff

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( with large Black Tailed Godwit flock )

Prawle Point:- 2 Wheatear ( m. ), 3 Chiffchaff

14.3.20, East Portlemouth:- Wheatear, 2 Cirl Bunting

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- ROSS'S GULL ( ad., non-breeding, showing pink wash. 6th for Devon, off The Ride, towards caravan site, also seen at Oreston Quay ), Little Grebe, 2 Goosander ( m., f. ), 2 Red Breasted Merganser ( m., f. ), 2 Mandarin ( m., f. ), Whimbrel, 6 Greenshank,  2 Ringneck Parakeet

Kingsbridge:-  Firecrest

Labrador Bay:- SURF SCOTER ( m. ), Velvet Scoter, Long Tailed Duck

Noss Mayo:- 3 Raven

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Upper Tamar Lake:- 4 RING NECK DUCK

Lower Tamar Lake:- 8 Goosander, 2 Sand Martin

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( with large Black Tailed Godwit flock ), Pintail, Wigeon, Teal, Shoveler, Tufted Duck, Goldcrest

13.3.20, Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 40+ Tufted Duck, 2 Pochard ( m. ), 4 Gadwall, Snipe, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- ROSS'S GULL ( ad., non-breeding, showing pink wash. 6th for Devon, Oreston, Laira Bridge, Blagdons Meadow etc. )

Kingsbridge:- Red Breasted Merganser ( m. ), Firecrest

Powderham Marsh:- 4 Little Ringed Plover, 35 Lapwing, 2 White Wagtail, 3 Cettis Warbler, 4 Cirl Bunting

Topsham:- Ruff, Bar Tailed Godwit, Scaup ( m. )

Gara Bridge:- Dipper

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Fernworthy Reservoir:- Long Tailed Duck ( f. ), 2 Green Woodpecker, Marsh Tit

Seaton / Colyford:- Water Rail, 2 Greenshank

 

12.3.20, Saltram / Plym Estuary:- ROSS'S GULL ( ad., non-breeding, showing pink wash. 6th for Devon, on Blaxton Meadow & also seen at Oreston ), Goosander, Ringneck Parakeet

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Exminster Marshes:- 4 Sand Martin

Chittlehamholt, nr. South Molton:- 5 Red Deer

Paignton:- LARGE TORTOISHELL ( in private garden / conservatory )

Noss Mayo:- Angle Shades

Chillington:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

11.3.20, Saltram:- Jack Snipe, 2+ Green Woodpecker, Mistle Thrush, 4 Redwing, Chiffchaff ( m. )

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, Mistle Thrush

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Firecrest

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

River Otter:- Wigeon, Teal, Green Woodpecker

 

10.3.20, Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. )

Noss Mayo:- 2 Jay

Cockwood:- CATTLE EGRET

Burrator:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Mistle Thrush, 2 Crossbill

Plymstock:- 2 Blackcap

Plympton:- Dipper, Grey Wagtail, 2 Siskin

Slapton Village:- 2 Stock Dove, 3 Raven

 

9.3.20, Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 30+ Tufted Duck, 6 Pochard ( 5 m., f. ), 2 Water Rail, Blackcap ( m. ), Goldcrest, Cirl Bunting

Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Cirl Bunting

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Slapton Village:- 2 Stock Dove

West Charleton Marsh:- Mistle Thrush, 2 Goldcrest, Firecrest

Okehampton:- 7 Raven

Loddiswell:- Goosander ( m. )

Gara Bridge:- Dipper, Goldcrest, Marsh Tit

Fernworthy Reservoir:- Long Tailed Duck ( f. )

South Huish:- ROSS'S GULL ( ad., non-breeding, showing pink wash. 6th for Devon )

8.3.20, Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. )

Budleigh:- 6 Snipe, 2 Raven

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Raven, Stock Dove

Otterton:- 6 Cirl Bunting

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( f. )

Fremington Pill:- GLOSSY IBIS, Spotted Redshank, Blackcap ( m. )

7.3.20, Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour ). Black Redstart

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Postbridge:- 2 Raven

Exe Estuary:- Spoonbill

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Raven, 2 Jay

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Goldcrest, 2 Roe Deer

Bush Down nr. Warren House Inn:- 12 Red Deer

 

6.3.20, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 30+ Tufted Duck, 2 Gadwall ( m., f. ), 5 Pochard ( m. )

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

5.3.20, Kingsbridge:- Black Redstart, Goldcrest

Slapton:- Great Northern Diver

Okehampton:- 3 Raven

Shaugh Lake:- 4 Goosander ( 2 m., 2 f. )

Bellever:- 2 Raven

Noss Mayo:- 4 Raven, Mistle Thrush

Fremington Pill:- 46 Wigeon, 33 Teal, Spotted Redshank, 2 Greenshank

 

4.3.20, Kingsbridge:- 6 Red Breasted Merganser, Greenshank

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Noss Mayo:- Stock Dove, 2 Raven, Mistle Thrush

Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 3 Common Scoter

Saltram:- Red Crested Pochard ( f., on duck pond ), 2 Ring Neck Parakeet, 2 Goldcrest

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

 

3.3.20, Okehampton:- Raven

Buckland-Tout-Saints:- Barn Owl

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Saltram:- Red Crested Pochard ( f., on duck pond ), 4 Stock Dove

Ashburton:- Blackcap ( f. ), Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

Tottiford Reservoir:- 32 Tufted Duck, Raven, 4 Goldcrest

 

2.3.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Yarner Woods:- Lesser Spotted Woodpecker ( m. ), 2+ Green Woodpecker, 7 Siskin

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER, Scaup ( m. )

Matford Marsh:- 60+ Wigeon, 6 Shoveler, Tufted Duck

Exe Estuary:- Slavonian Grebe, 300+ Brent Goose, 6 Red Breasted Merganser, 4 Greenshank, 40+ Avocet, 60+ Bar Tailed Godwit, 100+ Dunlin

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Powderham Church:- Tawny Owl

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Red Breasted Merganser ( m. ), Greenshank

Noss Mayo:- 3 Raven

Sidbury:- 2 Redwing

Meeth Lake:- Little Grebe, 3 Wigeon, 10 Tufted Duck

 

1.3.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Wembury:- Firecrest ( churchyard )

Penycomquick, nr. Whitchurch:- Green Woodpecker

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Gara Bridge:- Raven, Grey Wagtail, 2 Goldcrest

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

 

29.2.20, Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Matford Marsh, Exeter:- Tufted Duck, 2 Green Sandpiper, Chiffchaff

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Endsleigh, Milton Abbot:- Tawny Owl, 2 Grey Wagtail, Goldcrest, 2 Otter

 

28.2.20, Cadover:- Goosander ( f. ), Green Woodpecker, 2 Redwing, 40+ Fieldfare, 2 Mistle Thrush

Portworthy:- Little Grebe, 30+ Teal, 2 Wigeon, 2 Tufted Duck, Raven

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

South Huish:- Greylag, Black Tailed Godwit

Plymstock:- 3+ Ringneck Parakeet, Chiffchaff

Venford Reservoir:- 2 Little Grebe, Raven, Siskin, Crossbill

27.2.20, Haldon:- 6 Brambling ( 3 m., Chudleigh Road ), 13 Siskin ( on feeders )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Raven

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 4 Red Breasted Merganser, 4 Wigeon, 20+ Dunlin, 2 Greenshank, Stock Dove

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

West Hoe, Plymouth:- Mediterranean Gull ( ad., s/pl. ), Black Redstart

North Hallsands:- Great Northern Diver, Common Scoter, Black Redstart, Chiffchaff

 

26.2.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

South Huish:- Greylag, 100+ Wigeon, 50+ Teal, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Raven, 2 Rock pipit

Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, Common Sandpiper

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Topsham Bridge:- Raven, 2+ Marsh Tit

Hembury Woods:- Grey Wagtail, 2 Otter

25.2.20, Plympton:- Raven, 5 Siskin

Yelverton:- Mistle Thrush, 11 Redwing

Modbury:- Tawny Owl

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Goldcrest

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

 

24.2.20, Plympton:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet ( Merafield )

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Noss Mayo:- Stock Dove

East Portlemouth:- 3 Raven, Cirl Bunting

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Drakeford Bridge, Lustleigh:- Woodcock

 

23.2.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

East Portlemouth:- 3 Cirl Bunting

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Hexworthy:- Hen Harrier ( m. )

Central Park, Plymouth:- 4 Ringneck Parakeet

Two Bridges:- Raven, 2 Mistle Thrush, 20+ Fieldfare

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Loddiswell:- Goosander ( f. ), 2 Mistle Thrush

Sidbury:- Green Woodpecker, Dipper, 2 Roe Deer

22.2.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour ), Green Woodpecker, 3 Cettis Warbler

River Otter:- 50 Fieldfare ( S. of Clamour Bridge )

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Bonehill Down, nr. Widecombe:- Merlin

Steps Bridge, River Teign:- Dipper

Noss Mayo:- Raven, Roe Deer

Dunsford Woods:- Woodcock, 5 Roe Deer, Red Admiral

21.2.20, Central Park, Plymouth:- 30+ Ringneck Parakeet

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

Lopwell / Maristow:- Little Grebe, 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Greenshank, Tawny Owl, 10 Raven

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Princetown:- 40+ Redwing / Fieldfare, 3 Mistle Thrush

20.2.20, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Black Necked Grebe, Goldeneye, 30+ Tufted Duck

Plymstock:- 4 Ringneck Parakeet

West Hoe, Plymouth:- Black Redstart

Noss Mayo:- Grey Wagtail

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m. )

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Grey Wagtail

Exe Estuary cruise:- Slavonian Grebe, 20+ Brent Goose, 10+ Red Breasted Merganser, 30+ Avocet, 20+ Black Tailed Godwit, 10+ Bar Tailed Godwit, 10+ Golden Plover, 5+ Grey Plover, 4+ Greenshank, 3 Sanderling, 10+ Knot, 20+ Dunlin

19.2.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Kingsbridge:- Blackcap ( m. )

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Noss Mayo:- Grey Wagtail

Brixham:- Black Redstart

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Meeth:- 3 Red Crested Pochard ( 2 m., f., smaller lake )

Great Torrington:- Siskin

18.2.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Raven, Grey Wagtail

Brixham:- Black Redstart

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Buckland Common:- Green Woodpecker, Raven, 15 Fieldfare

Double Waters, River Walkham:- Grey Wagtail

 

17.2.20, Slapton:- Common Scoter ( m. ), Goldeneye ( m. )

Bowcombe Creek:- 2 Red Breasted Merganser ( m., f. ), Greenshank, Kingfisher

Efford, Plymouth:- 4 Ringneck Parakeet ( Stott Close )

Babbacombe Bay:- Great Northern Diver

Slapton Village:- 3 Stock Dove, 2 Raven, Mistle Thrush

Kingsbridge:- Firecrest

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Blackcap ( f. )

 

16.2.20, Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 2 Red Breasted Merganser

Yelverton:- 20+ Golden Plover

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m. )

15.2.20, Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Topsham:- 2 Greylag, 44 Pintail, 3 Pochard, 2 Tufted Duck, 58 Avocet, 33 Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Snipe, 3 Greenshank 

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff

Plympton:- 2 Raven, Siskin

Plymstock:- 3+ Ringneck Parakeet

14.2.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Millbay, Plymouth:- Black Redstart

Axe Estuary:- AMERICAN HERRING GULL ( 1w., Southern end )

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 6 Red Breasted Merganser ( m. )

Stover Park:- Little Grebe, 2 Mandarin, 6+ Tufted Duck

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

 

13.2.20, Millbay, Plymouth:- Black Redstart

Noss Mayo:- Kingfisher

Topsham:- Greenshank, Stock Dove

12.2.20, Yarner Woods:- 2 Redpoll

Shaugh Lake, Cadover:- 9 Goosander ( 4 m., 5 redhead )

Haldon:- 2 HAWFINCH ( top of butterfly walk )

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

St. Marychurch:- 2 Raven, Blackcap ( m. )

Cadover area:- Hen Harrier ( m. ), 3 Little Grebe, 8 Teal, 21 Tufted Duck ( Whitehill Yeo Pit )

 

11.2.20, West Hoe, Plymouth:- 2 Great Northern Diver

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Pork Hill, Dartmoor:- 2 Redwing

Noss Mayo:- Goldcrest

Sidbury:- 9 Redwing, Grey Wagtail

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Blackcap ( m. ) 

 

10.2.20, Ideford Common:- Brambling ( f., with Chaffinch flock at car park )

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 2 Red Breasted Merganser ( m. ), Greenshank

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Noss Mayo:- 2 Jay

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

9.2.20, Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Plymstock:- Blackcap ( m. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Goldcrest

Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl

 

8.2.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Bowcombe Creek:- 2 Avocet, 2 Greenshank

Okehampton:- Raven

Slapton:- Wigeon ( m. ), 6 Gadwall, 3 Tufted Duck, Water Rail, Cettis Warbler, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 3 Common Lizard

Frogmore:- Greenshank, Common Sandpiper

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 3 Brent Goose, 2 Greenshank

Exminster Marshes:- 200+ Brent Goose, 2 Egyptian Goose, 300+ Wigeon, 4 Tufted Duck, 7 Pintail, Water Rail, 100+ Lapwing, Marsh Harrier, Kingfisher, 3 Chiffchaff

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- 9 Ringneck Parakeet

 

7.2.20, Exminster Marshes:- 200+ Brent Goose, 800+ Wigeon, 200+ Teal, 50+ Shoveler, 4 Pintail, Black Tailed Godwit, Cetti's Warbler

Aylesbeare Common:- 2 Raven, 3 Siskin

Shelly Beach, Exmouth:- Red Necked Grebe, 4 Red Breasted Merganser

Starcross:- CATTLE EGRET, 200+ Wigeon

Powderham:- 400+ Brent Goose

Cockwood:- Slavonian Grebe, 40+ Dunlin, 8 Bar Tailed Godwit

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

6.2.20, Exe  Estuary:- 30+ CATTLE EGRET

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 2 Great Northern Diver

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Venford Reservoir:- 2 Raven, 4+ Crossbill

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Grey Wagtail, 3 Goldcrest

Fleetwood Plantation, Christow:- Tawny Owl, Raven, 4 Goldcrest, Roe Deer

5.2.20, Exminster Marshes:- Spoonbill, 3 Barnacle Goose

Seaton:- SERIN ( f., Riverside Way )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Fremington Pill:- GLOSSY IBIS, Spotted Redshank

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Blackcap ( m. )

 

4.2..20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Black Necked Grebe, 3 Goldeneye, Pochard, 40+ Tufted Duck

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

West Charleton Marsh:- Grey Wagtail, Firecrest

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 20+ Brent Goose, 5 Red Breasted Merganser, 20+ Teal, 20+ Wigeon, Dunlin, 2 Greenshank

Bowcombe Creek:- Greenshank, 2 Raven

Starcross:- 20+ CATTLE EGRET ( over )

Beesands:- RING NECKED DUCK ( m. ), 40+ Tufted Duck, 5 Gadwall, Grey Seal

 

3.2.20, Start Point:- Raven, 9 Redwing, 2 Cirl Bunting

Chillington:- Firecrest ( Health Centre )

Bowcombe Creek:- Wigeon ( m. ), 2 Red Breasted Merganser, Greenshank, Kingfisher

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- Little Grebe, 8+ Mandarin, 8 Goosander, 4 Red Breasted Merganser,  20+ Dunlin, Greenshank, 3 Ringneck Parakeet

Roadford Reservoir:- Scaup ( m., from viaduct ), 2 Goldeneye

Exminster Marshes:- Ruff

Haldon:- Woodcock ( out from roost )

2.2.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour ), Green Woodpecker, Raven, Black Redstart

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Great Northern Diver

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Noss Mayo:- Raven

Exe Estuary:- Red Necked Grebe, Slavonian Grebe, 12 Red Breasted Merganser, 100+ Avocet

St. Marychurch:- 2 Raven, Blackcap ( m. )

1.2.20, Roadford Reservoir:- Scaup ( m. ), 4 Goldeneye, 35 Teal, 40 Tufted Duck

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Slapton:- Great Northern Diver

Slapton Village:- 2 Stock Dove, Raven

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- 2 Great Northern Diver, 3 Little Grebe, 8 Goosander, 4 Red Breasted Merganser, Common Sandpiper, 292 Dunlin, 3 Greenshank, 4 Ringneck Parakeet

Postbridge:- Dipper ( East Dart River )

Aveton Gifford:- Little Grebe, Common Sandpiper, 3 Greenshank, Green Woodpecker

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

Central Park, Plymouth:- 20+ Ringneck Parakeet

North Hallsands:- Black Redstart

Loddiswell:- 2 Goosander, Mistle Thrush

Ashburton:- Blackcap

Coleton Camp / Froward Point:- Raven, Goldcrest, 2 Cirl Bunting, Peacock Butterfly

Bellever:- 2 Raven, Roe Deer

31.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 50+ Tufted Duck, 2 Gadwall, Mediterranean Gull

Slapton:- Black Necked Grebe ( Torcross ), 2+ Cettis Warbler

Slapton Village:- 17 Lapwing, 2 Stock Dove, Mistle Thrush

Start Point:- 2 Raven, Cirl Bunting

Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Beeson:- 2 Hare

 

30.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Woolfardisworthy:- Woodcock

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour ), 5 Tufted Duck, 2 Gadwall, Snipe, Green Woodpecker, Raven, Cettis Warbler 

Millbay, Plymouth:- Black Redstart

Beacon Quay / Living Coasts, Torquay:- 4 Purple Sandpiper, Black Redstart

 

29.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Burrator:- 2 Green Woodpecker, 4+ Jay, 2 Redwing, 2+ Crossbill, 1+ Siskin

Noss Mayo:- 2 Jay

Fremington Pill:- GLOSSY IBIS, Spotted Redshank, Greenshank

Exmouth:- Red Necked Grebe ( Shelly Beach ), Black Redstart ( m., Camperdown Way )

Dawlish:- Red Throated Diver, Red Necked Grebe, Eider ( f. ), 6 Sanderling, Knot

Exminster Marshes:- 2 Pintail, Ruff, Redwing, 3 Chiffchaff

Plympton:- Kingfisher, Raven, Jay, Mistle Thrush, 2 Dipper, 3 Goldcrest

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m., imm. )

28.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 4 Raven

Noss Mayo:- Mistle Thrush

Endsleigh, Milton Abbot:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven, Grey Wagtail, Otter

 

27.1.20, Broadsands:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Tawny Owl, Chiffchaff ( tristis )

Dawlish Warren:- Eider

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Heckwood Tor, Tavistock:- 2 Raven

Kingsbridge:- Blackcap ( m. )

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Fremington Pill:- GLOSSY IBIS

Weston / Donkey Sanctuary:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven, 14 Redwing / Fieldfare

26.1.20, Aveton Gifford:-  Little Grebe, Common Sandpiper, 2 Greenshank, 3 Black Tailed Godwit, Kingfisher, Green Woodpecker

Modbury:- Barn Owl

Woolfardisworthy:- 2 Woodcock, Snipe, 3 Marsh Tit

Salcombe:- Mediterranean Gull, Black Redstart

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Great Northern Diver, Slavonian Grebe, Red Breasted Merganser

Central Park, Plymouth:- 20+ Ringneck Parakeet

Brixham:- Blackcap ( m. )

Saltram:- Red Crested Pochard ( f., duck pond ), 4+ Mandarin, 2+ Ringneck Parakeet

Plymstock:- Blackcap, 2 Goldcrest

Fremington Pill:- GLOSSY IBIS, 2 Spoonbill, 2 Greenshank, Spotted Redshank

25.1.20, Aveton Gifford:- Common Sandpiper, 2 Greenshank

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour ), 4 Snipe, Water Rail, Cetti's Warbler, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Raven

Burrator:- Green Woodpecker, Raven

Nun's Cross Farm, Dartmoor:- 12 Golden Plover

Modbury:- Barn Owl, Tawny Owl

Lopwell / Maristow:- Common Sandpiper, 11 Raven

Woolfardisworthy:- Woodcock

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER, 3 Tufted Duck, 3 Pochard, 105 Avocet ( viewing platform )

24.1.20, Aveton Gifford:- Little Grebe, Common Sandpiper, Greenshank, Green Woodpecker

Noss Mayo coast path:- 4 Red Leg Partridge, 3 Raven, Goldcrest

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 8+ Gadwall

Slapton:- Black Necked Grebe ( Torcross ), 10+ Tufted Duck, 6 Goldeneye

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Cockwood:- Slavonian Grebe ( off railway crossing )

Starcross:- 3 CATTLE EGRET ( over, 16:05 ), 6 Greenshank

Dawlish Warren:- Great Northern Diver, 13 Red Throated Diver, 5 Common Scoter

23.1.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Saltram ( duck pond ):- Red Crested Pochard ( f. ), 4+ Mandarin

Plymstock:- Ringneck Parakeet, Blackcap, Goldcrest

Fremington Pill:- GLOSSY IBIS, 2 CATTLE EGRET, 2 Spoonbill, Spotted Redshank

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, Jay, Mistle Thrush, 3 Goldcrest, 3 Siskin

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Great Northern Diver, 4 Red Breasted Merganser

Bowcombe Creek:- Greenshank, Kingfisher, Stock Dove

Noss Mayo:- Stock Dove, Grey Wagtail

Slapton Village:- 30+ Lapwing, 4 Stock Dove

Ashburton:- Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Goldcrest

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

22.1.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Plympton:- Raven, Grey Wagtail, 2 Siskin

Noss Mayo:-  Grey Wagtail

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Plymbridge:- Dipper, Firecrest

Brayford:- RED KITE

21.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Broadsands:- Water Rail, 4 Chiffchaff ( inc a tristis ), 2 Goldcrest, 2 Firecrest

Noss Mayo:- Stock Dove, 2 Raven, Mistle Thrush

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Brisworthy Plantation:- 2 Brambling ( with Chaffinch flock )

Lower Compton , Plymouth:- Blackcap ( m. )

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- Little Grebe, Red Crested Pochard ( f., on duck pond ), 6 Mandarin, Green Woodpecker, 3 Ringneck Parakeet, 3 Goldcrest, 2 Roe Deer, Fox

 

20.1.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour ), 5 Tufted Duck, 2 Gadwall, 3 Snipe, Raven, Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

Yarner Woods:- Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, 5 Redwing, Chiffchaff, 3 Goldcrest, 1+ Firecrest, 4+ Marsh Tit

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 3 Raven

Seaton Hole:- Black Redstart ( m. )

Colyford:- Water Pipit

Kingsbridge:- 3 Blackcap ( m., 2 f. )

Sidmouth:- Pale Bellied Brent Goose ( at cricket field ), 20+ Turnstone

Babbacombe Bay:- Great Northern Diver, 2 Grey Seal

 

19.1.20, Slapton Village:- 3 Stock Dove, Mistle Thrush

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 3 Raven

St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl ( m. ), Raven

Prawle Point:- 4 Raven, Rock Pipit, Chiffchaff, 6+ Cirl Bunting

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet, Blackcap ( m. )

Bickleigh Bridge, River Plym:- 8 Mandarin

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Halwell:- 20+ Redwing, Grey Wagtail

Burrator:- 3  Little Grebe, Green Woodpecker, Dipper, Mistle Thrush, 6+ Siskin, 2 Marsh Tit

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Great Northern Diver, 5 Red Breasted Merganser

Princetown:- 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 2 Teal, 5+ Water Rail, Mediterranean Gull ( juv. ), Marsh Harrier ( f. ), 3 Tawny Owl, Raven, 3 Cetti's Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest, Firecrest ( at Bridge ), Cirl Bunting, Porpoise, Pipistrelle

18.1.20, Noss Mayo:-  Woodcock

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), Great Northern Diver, Greylag, 3 Gadwall, Wigeon ( m. ), 40+ Tufted Duck, 2 Raven, Cirl Bunting ( m. )

Beeson:- Merlin, Jay

Gara Bridge:- Jay, Mistle Thrush, 2 Dipper, Marsh Tit, Siskin

Bowcombe Creek:- Red Breasted Merganser ( f. ), Kingfisher

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 4 Raven

Broadsands:- 10 Great Northern Diver, Black Throated  Diver, 2 Red Throated Diver

River Teign:- 10 Avocet, Common Sandpiper

Postbridge:- 7 Fieldfare

Warren House Inn:- 2 Raven

Bellever:- 4 Goldcrest

Sidmouth:- Pale Bellied Brent Goose ( at cricket field )

17.1.20, Noss Mayo:- Kingfisher

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Red Breasted Merganser, 4 Greenshank

Wotter:- 12+ Redwing

Plympton:- Raven, Jay, 2 Goldcrest

Brisworthy Plantation:- 3+ Brambling ( with Chaffinch flock )

Aveton Gifford:- Little Grebe, Greenshank, Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher

North Hallsands:- Black Redstart

Hope's Nose, Torbay:- 8+ Great Northern Diver, 2 probable Pomarine Skua

Portworthy:- Little Grebe, 2 Tufted Duck, 25+ Teal, 4 Roe Deer

Halwell:- Polecat

Modbury:- 3 Roe Deer

16.1.20, Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Broadsands:- 18 Great Northern Diver, Black Necked Grebe, 2 Pomarine Skua ( pale phase )

Dartmouth:- Mediterranean Gull, Blackcap ( f. )

Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet

Tiverton:- Dipper, 4 Raven

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

 

15.1.20, Portworthy:- Little Grebe, 2 Tufted Duck ( m. ), 28+ Teal

Noss Mayo:- Kingfisher

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 3 Raven

Haldon:- HAWFINCH, 6 Crossbill, 6 Siskin

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL

Saddle Tor:- 7 Raven

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

The Warren, Noss Mayo:- Raven

 

14.1.20, Plym Estuary . Saltram:- 2 Little Grebe, Goosander, 7 Mandarin, 9 Wigeon, Common Sandpiper, Ringneck Parakeet

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Portworthy:- Little Grebe, 3 Tufted Duck, 40+ Teal, 2 Wigeon

St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl ( m. )

Fremington Pill:- 2 CATTLE EGRET, Greenshank

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 3 Raven

Ashburton:- Blackcap ( f. )

13.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 3 Raven

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Great Northern Diver, 10+ Brent Goose, 40+ Wigeon, 14 Teal, 2 Greenshank

Bowcombe Creek:- 3 Red Breasted Merganser, Greenshank, Kingfisher, 4 Stock Dove

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

South Huish:- 50+ Wigeon, 17 Teal, 3 Black Tailed Godwit

Aveton Gifford:- Little Grebe, Greenshank, Common Sandpiper, Snipe, Mediterranean Gull ( 2 w. )

12.1.20, St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m. )

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL, Black Redstart

Wembury:- 10+ Rock Pipit, 7 Cirl Bunting

Ilsington / Lounsdon:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Jay, Mistle Thrush, 2 Redwing, 35 Fieldfare, Grey Wagtail, 3 Goldcrest, 2 Siskin

Exminster Marshes:- 3 Barnacle Goose, 2 Egyptian Goose, Marsh Harrier, Spotted Redshank

Turf, Exminster:- 150 Avocet, 1,000 Golden Plover, 30 Grey Plover, 20 Knot, 9 Ringed Plover, Sanderling ( also 3 Muscovy Duck )

Wotter:- 7 Roe Deer

11.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Bowcombe Creek:- 2 Avocet, Greenshank

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Red Breasted Merganser ( m. )

Noss Mayo:- 11 Golden Plover

Kingsbridge:- Blackcap ( f. ), Firecrest

Drylake Mire, River Erme:- Snipe

Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet

 

10.1.20, Okehampton:- 2 Raven

South Huish:- 60+ Wigeon, 20+ Teal, Raven, Reed Bunting

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Turnstone, 2 Ringed Plover, Water Pipit, 10+ Rock Pipit

East Soar:- 4 Golden Plover, Stock Dove, 20+ Redwing, Cirl Bunting

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 30+ Brent Goose,3 0+ Dunlin, 4 Stock Dove

Bowcombe Creek:- Greenshank, Kingfisher, Raven

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL, Black Redstar

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

North Hallsands:- Black Redstart ( f. )

Start Point:- 6 Redwing, Chiffchaff, Cirl Bunting ( m. )

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Blackcap ( m. )

River Teign:- Little Grebe, Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher

Yarner Woods:- 2 Marsh Tit

West Charleton:- Grey Wagtail, 4+ Chiffchaff, 3 Goldcrest, Firecrest

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. )

Central Park, Plymouth:- 4 Ringneck Parakeet

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

9.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Jay, 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

South Huish:- 60+ Wigeon, 20+ Teal, 3 Black Tailed Godwit, 10 Ringed Plover

Bowcombe Creek:- 4 Red Breasted Merganser, Kingfisher

Broadsands:- 2 Reed Bunting, 12 Cirl Bunting

Noss Mayo:- Grey Wagtail

Burrator:- Woodcock

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

Slapton:- Black Necked Grebe, Porpoise ( off Strete )

8.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Portworthy:- Little Grebe, Red Crested Pochard ( f., front pool, Mica Dams ), 40+ Teal, Wigeon ( m. )

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

Lopwell / Maristow:- Little Grebe, Common Sandpiper, 20 Raven

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL

Slapton:- 2+ Porpoise ( pod off Strete )

7.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Portworthy:- Little Grebe, 40+ Teal, Tufted Duck, Green Woodpecker, Raven

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER, Scaup ( m. )

Ludwell Valley, Exeter:- Green Sandpiper

Great Torrington:- Raven

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL, Black Redstart

Totnes:- 3 Blackcap ( 2 m., f. )

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

6.1.20, Kingsbridge:- 3+ Blackcap 

Living Coasts, Torbay:- Purple Sandpiper

Preston Seafront:- Great Northern Diver, 2 Common Scoter, Mediterranean Gull

Goodrington:- Great Northern Diver

Loddiswell:- Blackcap ( m., at Garden Centre )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( on estuary )

Totnes:- 2 Barn Owl, Tawny Owl

5.1.20, South Huish:- 40+ Wigeon, 30+ Teal, 3 Black Tailed Godwit, 4 Raven, 3 Rock Pipit, Chiffchaff

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 2 Great Northern Diver, 10+ Brent Goose, 6 Red Breasted Merganser, 40+ Wigeon, 40+ Teal, 2 Avocet, 100+ Dunlin, Greenshank, Raven

Bowcombe Creek:- 2 Red Breasted Merganser, Kingfisher, Jay, 22 Redwing, 2 Goldcrest

Loddiswell:- 2 Goosander ( redhead, nr. garden centre )

Sorley Green Cross:- 13 Fieldfare

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL, Black Redstart

St. Marychurch:- 2 Blackcap ( m. )

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

 

4.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 10+ Gadwall, 2 Pochard, 40+ Tufted Duck, 4 Common Scoter, Kingfisher, Raven, Cetti's Warbler, Goldcrest

Slapton:- Black Necked Grebe, 2 Little Grebe, 3 Wigeon ( m. ), 4+ Water Rail, 6+ Cetti's Warbler, 12+ Chiffchaff, 4 Goldcrest, 1+ Firecrest, Reed Bunting ( m. ), Cirl Bunting ( m. ), Grey Seal ( also of interest, unidentified dolphin sp. )

Noss Mayo:- Grey Wagtail, Goldcrest

Tamar Estuary / Ernesettle:- 38 Teal, Greenshank, 114 Snipe ( Ernesettle Creek ), 11 Redwing, Blackcap

Headland Warren:- Hen Harrier, Snipe, Raven

Topsham, Bowling Green Marsh:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER, Scaup ( m. ), 6 Pintail, 4 Pochard, Ruff, 2 Stock Dove

Dawlish Warren:- 3 RedThroated Diver

Cockwood:- 12 CATTLE EGRET, Slavonian Grebe

Topsham Goatwalk:- 1,000 Golden Plover, 500 Avocet,  1,000 Dunlin

Haldon:- 2 Crossbill, 10 Siskin

Kenn:- 4 Red Leg Partridge

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

Topsham:- 7+ BEARDED TIT ( 5 m., in reeds opposite Lighter Inn )

Shaldon:- Great Northern Diver

St. Marychurch:- 2 Raven

3.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Portworthy:- Shoveler ( m. ), Wigeon ( f. ), 51 Teal

Bickleigh Bridge, River Plym:- 10 Mandarin ( m. )

Lopwell area:- 11 Little Grebe, 6 Red Leg Partridge, 5 Raven

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL, 2 Gadwall, Black Redstart

Plym Estuary:- 2 Great Northern Diver, 8 Goosander ( 4 m., 4 f. )

Slapton:- Black Necked Grebe, 5+ Goldeneye, 4 Pochard ( m. ), 20+ Tufted Duck, Cetti's Warbler

Aveton Gifford:- Little Grebe, 3 Greenshank, Common Sandpiper, Grey Wagtail

Noss Mayo:- Grey Wagtail

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK, Wigeon

Heathfield:- Chiffchaff, Firecrest

Austin's Bridge:- 2 Goosander

Passage House, Kingsteignton:- 3 Little Grebe,6  Greenshank, 2 Common Sandpiper

West Charleton:- 2 Chiffchaff

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

2.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Portworthy:- 2 Little Grebe, Red Crested Pochard ( f., front pool, Mica Dams )

Cadover:- 2 Mistle Thrush

Peter Tavy:- 2 Grey Wagtail

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER, 7 Pintail, Ruff

1.1.20, Slapton Village:- 6 Stock Dove

Topsham Bridge:- 30+ Redwing, Dipper, 2 Marsh Tit

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Buckland-Tout-Saints:- probable Hen Harrier

Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Jay, Grey Wagtail, Blackcap ( f. )

Gara Bridge:- Jay, Goldcrest

Aveton Gifford:- 3 Greenshank, Grey Wagtail

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- 4 Little Grebe, 5 Goosander ( 3 m., 2 f. ), 4 Mandarin ( 2 m., 2 f. ), 5 Greenshank, Mediterranean Gull, 2 Ringneck Parakeet, 13 Redwing

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 13+ Brent Goose, Pale Bellied Brent Goose, 12 Red Breasted Merganser, 30+ Wigeon, 40+ Teal, 2 Greenshank, 10+ Dunlin

South Huish:- 50+ Wigeon, 30+ Teal, 12+ Snipe, 11 Ringed Plover, 50+ Wigeon, 30+ Teal, 4 Raven, Water Pipit, 3 Rock Pipit

Kingsbridge:- 2+ Blackcap , Goldcrest

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Newton Abbot:- Scaup ( m., Decoy )

Sidbury:- Fieldfare

Goveton:- Barn Owl

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Slapton:- Black Necked Grebe, 4 Pochard ( m. ), 10 Goldeneye, 8+ Gadwall, 100+ Tufted Duck, Water Rail, 50+ Lapwing

2 Cetti's Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, Grey Seal

7.4.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Tufted Duck, Sandwich Tern

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Greenshank, Swallow

Thurlestone:- 2 Jay, 3+ Blackcap, 4 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler

Noss Mayo:- Jay, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Brimstone

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Raven, Blackcap ( m. ), 3 Chiffchaff ( m. ), Goldcrest, March Moth, Shoulder Stripe, 5 Common Quaker, 2 Early Grey, 5 Hebrew Character, Muslin Moth, Dotted Border

 

6.4.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Sandwich Tern

Foresland Ledge:- Wheatear

Meldon Reservoir:- 2 Raven

nr. Dartmouth:- OSPREY ( River Dart )

Black-A-Tor Copse:- Raven, Grey Wagtail ( East Ockment River )

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven, Jay, Mistle Thrush, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff

Meldon  Quarry:- 2 Raven

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Swallow, 2 Jay, 4+ Blackcap ( m. ), 4 Chiffchaff

Sidbury:- 3+ Swallow, Blackcap, 6 Chiffchaff

Ilsington:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Mistle Thrush, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Stock Dove, Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff ( m. ), Goldcrest, Comma

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

South Milton:- Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Hedgehog

Denbury:- 2 Hedgehog

 

5.4.20, Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow

Aveton Gifford:- 4 Teal, 5+ Greenshank, 3 Swallow, 3+ Blackcap, 10+ Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Great Northern Diver, 2 Red Throated Diver, 7 Manx Shearwater, 328 Common Scoter, Gadwall ( f. ), 10 Shoveler, 8 Teal, 41 Whimbrel, 6+ Arctic Skua, 12 Mediterranean Gull, 64+ Sandwich Tern

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Blackcap ( m. ), 3 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

nr. Frogmore:- Sandwich Tern, 2 Swallow

Sidbury:- Blackcap, 8 Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 5 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, Roe Deer

Kingsbridge:- Sandwich Tern, Swallow, Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff ( m. ), Holly Blue

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

 

4.4.20, Woolfardisworthy:- RED KITE, 2 Mistle Thrush

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Mistle Thrush, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:-4 Swallow

Thurlestone:- 2 Green Woodpecker

Thurlestone Bay:- 93 Common Scoter, Eider ( m. ), 2 Gadwall, 6+ Sandwich Tern

Hope Cove:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 7 Manx Shearwater, 80+ Common Scoter, Arctic Skua, 9 Mediterranean Gull, 5+ Sandwich Tern, 4 Swallow

Ilsington / Liverton:- Green Woodpekcer, 2 Raven, Jay, Swallow, 3 Blackcap, 7 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 3 Brimstone

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Chiffchaff, 9 Hebrew Character Moth, 2 Oak Beauty, 5 Common Quaker, Clouded Drab

Newton Abbot:- Green Woodpecker ( m. ), Chiffchaff, Brimstone ( m. )

Sidbury:- 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Comma

Topsham:- Holly Blue

 

3.4.20, The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Raven, 4+ Redwing ( over at night ), 3 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Aveton Gifford:- Pintail ( m. )

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, Wheatear, 4 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 2+ Great Northern Diver, 2+ Mediterranean Gull, 2 Sandwich Tern

Dartmouth:- Willow Warbler

Yelverton:- Tawny Owl, Mistle Thrush, 2 Chiffchaff

Sidbury:- Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, 3 Marsh Tit

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

 

2.4.20, St. Marychurch:- OSPREY ( 10:50, over N. )

Torquay:- Black Redstart ( bowling green nr. Grand Hotel )

Kingsbridge:- Chiffchaff ( m. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Raven, 2 Chiffchaff

Barnstaple:- Black Redstart

Thurlestone:- Dunlin, 8 Mediterranean Gull, Green Woodpecker, 5+ Wheatear, 3 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- Common Scoter

Noss Mayo:- 4 Roe Deer

Totnes:- Stoat

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

 

1.4.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Raven, 2 Chiffchaff

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Teignmouth:- OSPREY

Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, Common Sandpiper, Green Woodpecker, Raven, Mistle Thrush, Grey Wagtail, 2 Blackcap, Goldcrest, Firecrest, Reed Bunting

Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 4 Common Scoter, 4 Rock Pipit

Bolt Tail:- Wheatear

South Huish:- Wigeon ( f. ), 36 Teal, Ringed Plover, White Wagtail

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Mistle Thrush

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Raven, Hedgehog

 

31.3.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Aller Park, Newton Abbot:- Green Woodpecker, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Barnstaple:- Black Redstart ( m. )

Aveton Gifford:- Pintail ( m. ), Kingfisher, Swallow, 2 Mistle Thrush, 2 Blackcap, 6 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Firecrest

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 24 Common Scoter, Mediterranean Gull

South Huish:- Little Ringed Plover, Ringed Plover, Bar Tailed Godwit

Thurlestone:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Wheatear ( m. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 4 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- 2 Jay, Blackcap ( m. )

nr. Ledstone:- Merlin

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

30.3.20, The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- RED KITE ( 15:05, over S. ), 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Barnstaple:- Black Redstart ( m. )

Kingsbridge:- Blackcap ( f. )

Plymouth:- 10+ Ringneck Parakeet ( Outland Rd. )

Scary Tor:- Grey Wagtail ( East Ockment River )

Halstock Woods:- Green Woodpecker

Cullever Steps:- Grey Wagtail ( East Ockment River )

Okehampton:- Raven, 2 Hedgehog

29.3.20, Noss Mayo:- Raven, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Barnstaple:- Black Redstart ( m. )

Plymstock:- Ringneck Parakeet, Blackcap ( m. )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Great Northern Diver,  3 Red Throated Diver, 9 Common Scoter

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 2 Stock Dove, 2 Chiffchaff

Exmouth:- Blackcap ( m. , also of interest, escaped parrot briefly on garden feeder )

Okehampton:- Raven, 3 Hedgehog

28.3.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven, 2 Jay, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

St. Marychurch:- OSPREY ( 11:55, over N. )

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, Cirl Bunting

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Red Throated Diver, 3 Manx Shearwater, Mediterranean Gull, 5 Sandwich Tern, Wheatear

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

27.3.20, Bratton Fleming:- 2 RED KITE ( 09:10, over S. )

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Jay, Chiffchaff

Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet

Thurlestone:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Blackcap ( f. ), 3 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 4 Manx Shearwater, 8 Mediterranean Gull

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Chiffchaff ( m. )

Ilsington:- 30+ Golden Plover, Redwing

Sidbury:- 2 Dipper, Grey Wagtail, 6 Chiffchaff, 3 Roe Deer

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 11 Hebrew Character Moth, 7 Common Quaker, 3 Small Quaker

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

26.3.20, Ashburton:- Blackcap ( m. ), Grey Wagtail

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Thurlestone:- Stock Dove, Cirl Bunting

Aveton Gifford:- 3 House Martin, Grey Wagtail

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 8 Manx Shearwater, 27 Common Scoter, 11 Mediterranean Gull

Ilsington / East Lounston:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Raven, 2 Mistle Thrush, Grey Wagtail, Blackcap ( m. ), 6 Chiffchaff, 3 Goldcrest, 4+ Siskin

Sidbury:- 4 Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

25.3.20, Ashburton:- Blackcap ( m. )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven, Chiffchaff, Hedgehog

Topsham:- Blackcap ( m. )

Noss Mayo:- Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Chiffchaff ( m. )

Thurlestone:- 3 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Cirl Bunting

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 2 Black Throated Diver, 4 Common Scoter

Sidbury:- 2 Grey Wagtail, 4 Chiffchaff

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Raven, 3 Chiffchaff, March Moth, 3 Early Grey, 2 Oak Beauty, Early Thorn, 12 Hebrew Character, 3 Small Quaker, 8 Common Quaker

 

24.3.20, South Huish:- 2 GARGANEY ( m., f. ), 2 White Wagtail

Modbury:- Chiffchaff ( m. )

Noss Mayo:- Mistle Thrush

Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

Blackdown Rings:- Green Woodpecker, 2+ Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- 2 Greenshank

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

St. Marychurch:- 2 Raven, 3 Blackcap ( m. )

Sidbury:- Grey Wagtail, 4 Chiffchaff

Ilsington / Bag Tor / Rippon Tor / Halsanger:- 30+ Golden Plover, Snipe, 2 Green Woodpecker, 2 Mistle Thrush, 5+ Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Siskin, Roe Deer, Brimstone

 

23.3.20, South Huish:- 2 GARGANEY ( m., f., in rear channel ), 50+ Teal, 20+ Wigeon, 5 Shoveler, Ruff, Black Tailed Godwit, Raven, 3+ Chiffchaff, Firecrest

South Milton:- 2 Stock Dove, Jay

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 30+ Tufted Duck, Scaup ( m. ), 2 Gadwall

Slapton:- Great Northern Diver ( Lower Ley ), 40+ Tufted Duck, Snipe, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. ), 2+ Cetti's Warbler ( also of interest, Black Swan )

Bowcombe Creek:- 2 Red Breasted Merganser, Kingfisher

Lopwell / Maristow:- Common Sandpiper, Stock Dove, 4 Raven, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Marsh Tit

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m. )

Hatch Bridge, Loddiswell:- 19 Sand Martin

Hope Cove:- Short Eared Owl

Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver, 2 Red Throated Diver

Sidmouth:- 2 Turnstone, Grey Wagtail

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

 

22.3.20, Dawlish Warren:- KENTISH PLOVER ( f., on the Bight ), Ringed Plover

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Jay, Blackcap ( m. )

South Huish:- CATTLE EGRET, 2 Avocet, Ruff, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 25 Wigeon, 30 Teal, 5 Shoveler, 5 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- Manx Shearwater, Great Northern Diver

Ilsington / East Lounston / Liverton:- RED KITE, 120 Golden Plover, 2 Green Woodpecker, 3 Raven, 2 Mistle Thrush, 10+ Redwing, 5 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Bowcombe Creek:- 5 Red Breasted Merganser ( 2 m., 3 f. )

Moretonhampstead:- 4 Redwing

21.3.20, South Huish:- 25 Wigeon, 20 Teal, 2 Shoveler, 2 Avocet

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Blackcap ( m. )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Powderham Marsh:- GREEN WINGED TEAL ( m. ), Scaup ( m. ), Marsh Harrier ( f. ), 2 Little Ringed Plover, 250 Golden Plover, Ruff, 50 Sand Martin, 6 Reed Bunting, 2 Cirl Bunting ( also of interest, presumed escape Snow Goose )

Exminster Marshes:- 50 Sand Martin

Labrador Bay:- SURF SCOTER ( m. ), Velvet Scoter ( m. )

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m. )

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- Red Crested Pochard ( f., on duck pond ), 3 Goosander ( m., 2 f. ), Avocet ( Blaxton Meadow ), Greenshank, Blackcap ( m. )

Hope Cove:- Sandwich Tern

Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Manx Shearwater, 10 Common Scoter, 20 Shoveler, Teal, 9 Bar Tailed Godwit, Ruff, Dunlin, 3 Turnstone, 5 Grey Plover, 2 Lapwing, Whimbrel, Puffin

20.3.20, South Huish:- 30+ Teal, Wheatear, 2 White Wagtail

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Blackcap ( m. )

Slapton Village:- Stock Dove, 2 Raven,  Mistle Thrush

Labrador Bay:- SURF SCOTER ( m. ), Velvet Scoter ( m. )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

St. Marychurch:- 2 Raven, Blackcap ( m. )

 

19.3.20, Powderham Marsh:- GREEN WINGED TEAL ( m. ), Sand Martin, Willow Warbler

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. )

Great Torrington:- Siskin

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m. )

Noss Mayo:- Blackcap ( m. )

Labrador Bay:- SURF SCOTER ( m. ), Velvet Scoter ( m. ), Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Chiffchaff, Cirl Bunting

Kingsbridge:- Red Breasted Merganser ( m. )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 4 Raven

 

18.3.20, Powderham Marsh:- GREEN WINGED TEAL ( m. ), Scaup ( m. )

Plympton:- Raven, Grey Wagtail, Siskin

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 2 Wheatear

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap ( m. )

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Budleigh Salterton:- Swallow

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m. )

Kingsbridge:- Red Breasted Merganser

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 3 Early Grey Moth, Oak Beauty, 2 Hebrew Character

17.3.20, Labrador Bay:- SURF SCOTER ( m. ), Velvet Scoter ( m. ), Green Woodpecker, 4+ Cirl Bunting

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 5 Wheatear

Saltram:- 10 CATTLE EGRET, 2+ Ringneck Parakeet

Prawle Point:- 4 Wheatear, Chiffchaff, 3 Cirl Bunting

Powderham Marsh:- GREEN WINGED TEAL ( m. )

16.3.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m. )

Slapton:- Pochard ( f. ), Goldeneye ( m. ), Gadwall ( m. ), 10+ Tufted Duck, 4 Wheatear, Chiffchaff

Prawle Point:- 6+ Wheatear

Ledstone:- Tawny Owl

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 2 Jay, Mistle Thrush, Blackcap ( m. )

Powderham Marsh:- GREEN WINGED TEAL ( m. ), Scaup ( m. ), Ruff, Mediterranean Gull ( ad., s/pl. )

St. Marychurch:- 5 Raven

Exminster Marshes:- 2 Shoveler, Teal, Lapwing, 2 Cettis Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff

Great Torrington:- 2 Raven

Dartmouth:- 2 Wheatear

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

11.10.19, Beesands:- 5 Gadwall, 6 Tufted Duck, Kingfisher, Cetti's Warbler

Topsham:- 8 CATTLE EGRET ( over )

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

10.10.19, Dawlish Warren:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Okehampton:- Raven

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

9.10.19, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Hedgehog

East Soar:- Merlin

St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl ( f. ), 2 Raven, Jersey Tiger Moth, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

 

8.10.19, Slapton:- Scaup ( m. ), 50+ Tufted Duck, 3+ Water Rail, 40+ Swallow, 2 Jay, 5+ Cetti's Warbler, 6 Chiffchaff, 8+ Goldcrest, Comma

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet, Chiffchaff

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Greenshank, Kingfisher

Modbury:- Swallow

Plympton:- Raven, Grey Wagtail

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Sidbury:- 4 Swallow

Topsham:- Shoveler, 6+ Pintail, Teal, Wigeon, 20+ Black Tailed Godwit, 9 Swallow

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

7.10.19, Turf, Exminster:- 10+ CATTLE EGRET ( over )

Modbury:- 10 Swallow, House Martin

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 3 Raven, Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- 2 Jay

Central Park, Plymouth:- 6+ Ringneck Parakeet

6.10.19, Dart's Farm, Topsham:- 9 CATTLE EGRET, Kingfisher, Reed Bunting

Kingswear:- OSPREY

Dartmouth:- Common Sandpiper, Firecrest

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog

East Portlemouth:- Spotted Flycatcher, Cirl Bunting

Noss Mayo:- Raven, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Southern Hawker

5.10.19, Deer Bridge, Slapton:- Water Rail, 100+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin, Mistle Thrush, Cetti's Warbler, Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

Slapton Village:- Stock Dove, 4 Raven

Okehampton:- Raven

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- 5 Mandarin, 2 Greenshank, 2 Ringneck Parakeet, Raven

Wembury:- Wheatear, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Cirl Bunting

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Raven, Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

Buckland-Tout-Saints:- Barn Owl

Gara Bridge:- Dipper

Harbertonford:- Polecat

4.10.19, Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv. ), 8 CATTLE EGRET, Avocet, Ruff, 10+ Lapwing, 5 Greenshank, 10+ Black / Bar Tailed Godwit

Noss Mayo:- 2 Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff

Princetown:- Merlin, 4 Mistle Thrush

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Sidmouth:- Firecrest

Teignmouth:- 61 Swallow ( over point car park )

Woolfardisworthy:- Tawny Owl

 

3.10.19, Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv., from hide )

Okehampton:- 2 Swallow, Raven, Hedgehog

Blackawton:- Barn Owl

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth ( taken by Robin )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 3 Setaceous Hebrew Character Moth, 2 Common Marbled Carpet, Black Rustic, 21 Lunar Unbderwing, Common Carpet, Common Wainscot, 2 Square Spot Rustic, Yellow Line Quaker, Beaded Chestnut, 7 Large Yellow Underwing

2.10.19, Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv. ), Curlew Sandpiper

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, Raven, 20+ Goldcrest

Exwick:- WRYNECK ( at allotments )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Slapton:- Scaup ( m. ), 40+ Tufted Duck, 2+ Water Rail, 40+ Swallow, Wheatear, 2 Whinchat, Blackcap ( m. ), 2+ Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 2 Firecrest ( with Long Tailed Tit flock ), 5+ Cirl Bunting, Common Lizard, Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- Painted Lady

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

1.10.19, Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Plympton:- Raven, Jay, 3 Goldcrest

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv. ), Curlew Sandpiper, 40 Greenshank ( also of interest, 2 Black Swan off Goatwalk )

Exwick:- WRYNECK ( briefly at allotments )

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- 2 Jay

South Huish:- 16 Mediterranean Gull, Black Tern, Sandwich Tern

Thurlestone Bay:- Grey Plover, 7 Arctic Skua, 4 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Sandwich Tern, Common Tern ( also 2 "commic" tern )

30.9.19, Slapton:- 6+ Water Rail, 3 Sandwich Tern, 30+ Swallow, 2 Jay, 10+ Cetti's Warbler, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 5+ Cirl Bunting

Slapton Village:- 3 Stock Dove, Raven, Whitethroat

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv. ), GARGANEY ( juv. )

Modbury:- 2 Swallow, Jay

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

29.9.19, Exminster:- 10 CATTLE EGRET ( between village & bypass )

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv., from hide ), Curlew Sandpiper

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Stock Dove, 2 Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Churchstow:- 7 Swallow

Ashprington:- OSPREY

Ilsington:- 25+ Swallow

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Sheepstor Village:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Mistle Thrush, 4 Roe Deer

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven. 2 Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

28.9.19, Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv., from hide ), Curlew Sandpiper

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Plymstock:- 4 Ringneck Parakeet

Plympton:- Siskin, 4 Goldcrest

Exwick:- WRYNECK

Noss Mayo:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

27.9.19, Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv., from hide )

Exwick:- WRYNECK ( briefly in hedge by allotments )

Okehampton:- 2 Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

 

26.9.19, Slapton:- Balearic Shearwater, 5 Manx Shearwater, 2 Great Skua, 2 Arctic Skua, Mediterranean Gull, 2 Swallow, 2 Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail

Slapton Village:- 3 Stock Dove, 50+ Swallow, 5 Raven

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv., from hide / viewing platform / Goatwalk )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 2 Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Haldon:- CLIFDEN NONPAREIL

25.9.19, Plympton:- 2 Raven, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv., from hide )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

Venford Reservoir:- Redstart ( f. ), 4+ Siskin

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Cornwood:- Fallow Deer

24.9.19, Plympton:- Raven, Goldcrest

River Dart:- OSPREY

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Plymstock:- Ringneck Parakeet, Chiffchaff

Exwick:- Spotted Flycatcher

River Otter, Budleigh / Otterton:- Little Grebe, 7 Dunlin, 2 Ringed Plover, 2 Kingfisher, 4 Swallow, 2 Southern Hawkers, Common Darter

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

23.9.19, Deer Bridge, Slapton:- 2 Swallow, 5 Mistle Thrush, 7 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Bowcombe Creek:- Greenshank, 50+ Swallow

Modbury:- 2 Swallow

Okehampton:- 30 House Martin, 2 Raven

Slapton:- 6 Common Scoter, Arctic Skua, Common Seal

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

22.9.19, South Huish:- Curlew Sandpiper, 14 Teal, 6 Dunlin, 15 Black Tailed Godwit, presumed Yellow Legged Gul ( imm. ), Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail

Churchstow:- 2 Stock Dove, 2 Swallow

South Milton:- Chiffchaff

Slapton:- Little Gull ( juv. ), 3 Common Tern, 3 Arctic Skua

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

21.9.19, East Portlemouth area:- Short Eared Owl, 200+ Swallow / House Martin, 3 Wheatear, Whinchat, Whitethroat

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven

Buckland-Tout-Saints:- Barn Owl

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 20+ Swallow, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

River Otter:- 2 Kingfisher, 2 Swallow, 3 Chiffchaff, Spotted Flycatcher, 2 Southern Hawker

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Hedgehog

Bellever area:- 2 Roe Deer

20.9.19, South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- LESSER YELLOWLEGS

Bowcombe Creek:- Greenshank, 30+ Swallow

Deer Bridge, Slapton:- Tawny Owl, 50+ Swallow, 3 Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 50+ Swallow, Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

Seaton:- 20+ Black Tailed Godwit, 10 Lapwing, Dunlin, 3 Southern Hawker

Chudleigh Knighton Heath:- Nightjar, 2 Emperor Dragonfly

19.9.19, South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- LESSER YELLOWLEGS ( half way to hide )

Sidmouth:- WHITE STORK ( plastic ringed, on roof of Balfour Arms )

Soar:- Golden Plover, Swallow, House Martin, Sand Martin, Raven, 4 Wheatear, 20 Yellow Wagtail ( with cows ), 3 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Cirl Bunting

Lopwell / Maristow:- Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher, 15 Raven

Clyst Estuary:- 2 OSPREY

Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, 2 Raven, Painted Lady, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Exwick:- Brown Hairstreak ( Guys & Hylton Allotments )

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Newton Abbot:- CLIFDEN NONPAREIL ( moth photographed 22:30 )

 

18.9.19, Bellever:- 3 House Martin

Topsham:- Curlew Sandpiper ( from hide )

Soar:- Hobby, Tree Pipit, 7+ Yellow Wagtail, 3 Whinchat, 17 Wheatear, Blackcap, Whitethroat, 5 Chiffchaff, Spotted Flycatcher

Yealmpton:- Red Leg Partridge, 4 Swallow

Sidmouth:- WHITE STORK ( plastic ringed, on roof of Balfour Arms )

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 4 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

17.9.19, Clyst Estuary:- 2 OSPREY

Yelverton:- 10+ House Martin, 2 Wheatear

Wotter:- Green Woodpecker

Wembury:- 3 Wheatear, Whinchat, Whitethroat

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

Collaton:- Swallow

Ilsington:- 200+ Swallow / House Martin, Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- Raven, 7 Painted Lady, Small Copper, Gatekeeper, 2 Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Southern Hawker

Plympton:- 3 Raven, Chiffchaff, 2 Comma

Totnes:- Swallow, 4 House Martin, Hedgehog, 5 Slow Worm, Painted Lady, 3 Comma, 3 Gatekeeper

Black Down, nr. Mary Tavy:- Roe Deer

Clennon Valley, Paignton:- 5 Brown Hairstreak, 4 Small Copper, 6 Painted Lady, Comma, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Mary Tavy:- Golden Ringed Dragonfly

Noss Mayo coast path / Warren:- 2 Clouded Yellow, 4 Painted Lady, Small Copper, 2 Common Blue, 5 Gatekeeper

16.9.19, Clyst Estuary:- OSPREY

Dartmouth:- Mediterranean Gull

Ryder's Hill, Dartmoor:- 20+ Golden Plover, 2 Wheatear

Yarner Woods:- 20+ Redpoll

Saddle Tor:- Hobby

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Hedgehog

Barnstaple:- Grass Snake

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Southern Hawker

15.9.19, Warleigh Point, River Tamar:- 2 OSPREY

Saltern Cove, Torbay:- Common Sandpiper

Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet

Starcross:- OSPREY

Churchstow:- Stock Dove, Raven, 3 Swallow, 100+ House Martin

East Portlemouth:- 2+ Cirl Bunting

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Topsham:- 12+ Avocet ( from hide )

Start Point:- Grasshopper Warbler, 2 Whitethroat, Clouded Yellow, 6 Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Stock Dove, 2 Jay, 11 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Paignton:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

14.9.19, Ernesettle:- OSPREY, 2 Sandwich Tern

Kingsbridge:- 2 Swallow, Stock Dove

Prawle Point:- Redstart ( m. )

Haytor Down / Greator Rocks / Emsworthy:- Snipe, Green Woodpecker, 7 Swallow, 30+ House Martin, 2+ Raven, Jay, 3 Chiffchaff, Marsh Tit

Okehampton:- House Martin, Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 13 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 2 Goldcrest, 3v Large Yellow Underwing, Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, 2 Lesser Yellow Underwing, Garden Carpet, 3 Setaceous Hebrew Character, 4 Square Spot Rustic

Totnes:- Barn Owl, Tawny Owl, Raven, Jay, 3 Hedgehog, Pipistrelle, 5 Slow Worm, 4 Comma, 6 Gatekeeper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Southern Hawker

13.9.19, Clyst Estuary:- OSPREY

River Tamar:- OSPREY

Portworthy:- 100+ Swallow / House Martin

Lopwell / Maristow:- Little Grebe, 5 Common Sandpiper, 2 Swallow, Chiffchaff ( m. )

South Huish:- 2 Teal, Black Tailed Godwit, Bar Tailed Godwit, Knot ( s/pl. ), 5 Dunlin, 5 Ringed Plover, 10+ Swallow, Wheatear, Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 12 Painted Lady, Common Blue, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Southern Hawker

Okehampton Station:- 5 Painted Lady

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

12.9.19, Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Collaton:- 4 Swallow

South Huish:- Little Grebe, 5+ Teal, 5 Dunlin, 5+ Ringed Plover, 10+ Black Tailed Godwit, 6 Yellow Wagtail, Wheatear

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

Totnes:- Blackcap, Chiffchaff

North Hallsands:- Cetti's Warbler, Sedge Warbler ( juv. )

Salcombe:- Mediterranean Gull, Spotted Flycatcher

Ernesettle:- OSPREY

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Chiffchaff, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

11.9.19, Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, 5+ Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher

Dartington:- Mandarin ( f. ), Swallow

Smithaleigh:- Swallow

Exminster Marshes:- CATTLE EGRET

Powderham:- Barn Owl

Topsham:- Garganey ( from hide )

Dartmeet:- 4 Swallow, 20 House Martin ( Brimpts Farm )

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

10.9.19, Wembury:- 3 Swallow

Wotter:- 2 Swallow

Frogmore:- 8 Swallow

Axe Estuary:- OSPREY, Wood Sandpiper

Buckland-Tout-Saints:- Barn Owl

Warleigh Point:- OSPREY

Newton Ferrers:- 20+ House Martin, Raven, Painted Lady

Beesands:- Marsh Harrier ( juv. ), Scaup ( f. ), 2 Tufted Duck, 2 Wigeon, 15 Gadwall, 12 Swallow, 4 Wheatear, Painted Lady, 2 Emperor Dragonfly

Plympton:- 2 Raven, Silver Y Moth

Berry Head:- 25 Swallow, Raven, 4 Wheatear, 6 Chiffchaff, 66 Painted Lady, 2 Common Blue, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

9.9.19, Ernesettle:- OSPREY

Gara Bridge:- Dipper, Marsh Tit

Churchstow:- 20+ Swallow / House Martin, Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- OSPREY ( from tidal road )

Collaton:- 2 Swallow

Clennon Valley, Paignton:- 100 House Martin

Saltern Cove:- Common Sandpiper

Seaton:- Greenshank, 2 Ringed Plover, Green Sandpiper, 20 Black Tailed Godwit, Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

8.9.19, Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

Topsham Bridge:- Jay, 2 Dipper, 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Blackcap

Dartmouth:- Hobby ( over S. )

Kingsbridge:- 50+ Swallow

Princetown:- 3 Swallow ( Swelltor Quarry )

Okehampton:-  2 Raven, Hedgehog

Noss Mayo coast path:- 3 Grey Partridge ( m., 2 f., in field E. of car park ), 20+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, 4+ Raven, 2 Wheatear ( m., f. )

Noss Mayo:- Swallow, Raven, Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

7.9.19, Sheepstor Village:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Mistle Thrush

Shaugh Prior:- Jay

Beesands:- 3 Wheatear

Churchstow:- 20+ Swallow, 3 House Martin, Chiffchaff

East Soar:- 4 Grey Partridge, 10 Swallow, 4 Raven, Wheatear, 4 Blackcap ( 3 m., f. ), 5+ Whitethroat, 6+ Chiffchaff / Willow Warbler Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- 3 Raven, 3 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

6.9.19, Bowcombe Creek:- Barn Owl

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 2 Swallow, Goldcrest

Slapton:- Kingfisher

Burrator:- 8+ Goosander

Venford Reservoir:- 3 Raven, 4 Siskin, Crossbill

Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

Kingsbridge:- RED KITE ( Southville )

West Charleton:- 2 Swallow

Barnstaple:- Swallow, Grass Snake

5.9.19, South Huish:- GREY PHALAROPE

Kingsbridge Estuary:- OSPREY ( from pumping station )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Ernesettle Creek:- OSPREY

Wembury:- 18+ Turnstone, Grey Plover, 4 Dunlin, probable Arctic Skua, Rock Pipit, Wheatear, Blackcap, 2 possible Lesser Whitethroat, Painted Lady, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth 

Lopwell / Maristow:- Little Grebe, 20 Raven, 3 Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

4.9.19, Blackhole Marsh, Seaton:- Teal, Knot, 70+ Black Tailed Godwit, Bar Tailed Godwit, 4 Dunlin, Ruff, Common Sandpiper, Ringed Plover, Whimbrel, Snipe, Greenshank, Swallow, House Martin, Sand Martin, 5 Chiffchaff

Colyford Common:- Swallow, Spotted Flycatcher

Flete, Ermington:- 50+ House Martin

South Huish:- GREY PHALAROPE

Burrator Reservoir:- 4 Little Grebe, 10 Goosander, Green Woodpecker, Raven, 3 Chiffchaff, Painted Lady

Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- Stoat

Noss Mayo:- Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

3.9.19, Exe Estuary:- OSPREY, Little Tern

Saltern Cove:- 2 Common Sandpiper, Wheatear

South Huish:- GREY PHALAROPE

Great Torrington:- 14 Raven, 2 Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- 35 House Martin, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Noss Mayo Warren coast path:- 13 Swallow, 2 Raven

Newton Ferrers:- Barn Owl

Chagford:- 3 House Martin

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

Brixton:- 3 Painted Lady

2.9.19, South Huish:- GREY PHALAROPE ( on front pool from car park ), Shoveler, 8 Teal, 7 Black Tailed Godwit, 4 Dunlin, 60+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin, 2 Raven, 3 Yellow Wagtail, 4 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Ringed Plover, 2 Sanderling, Rock Pipit

Shaugh Lake, Cadover:- 10 Goosander

Slapton:- WHISKERED TERN ( Stokeley Bay ), Dunlin, 2 Ringed Plover, Yellow Legged Gull ( ad. ),15+ Mediterranean Gull, Black Tern ( Torcross ), 3 Common Tern, 15 Wheatear, Garden Warbler, 20+ Blackcap, 6 Whitethroat, 6 Sedge Warbler, 10 Reed Warbler, 50+ Chiffchaff / Willow Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher ( also of interest 200+ mixed hirundines )

East Soar:- 2 ORTOLAN BUNTING ( elusive in stubble field West of East Soar Farm ), 2 Swallow, Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Cirl Bunting, 2 Painted Lady, 2 Small Copper

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 20+ Swallow, Brimstone Moth, Common Carpet, Garden Carpet, Purple Bar, 14 Large Yellow Underwing, 3 Setaceous Hebrew Character, Square Spot Rustic, 2 Flounced Rustic

Great Torrington:- 17 Raven, Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

1.9.19, Salcombe:- 2 Mediterranean Gull, probable Firecrest

Powderham, Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 6 Swallow, Raven

East Portlemouth:- Clouded Yellow

Noss Mayo:- Kingfisher, 2 Raven, Grey Wagtail, Clouded Yellow, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Buckland-Tout-Saints:- Barn Owl

Cadover Bridge:- 3 Raven

Slapton:- WHISKERED TERN

Seaton:- LONG TAILED BLUE Butterfly ( Haven Cliff, on Everlasting Pea ),  Kingfisher ( Borrow Pit ), 9 Swallow, Painted Lady, 2 Southern Hawker

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

St. Marychurch:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

31.8.19, St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven

Kingsbridge:- 20+ Swallow 

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 2 Jay, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

East Portlemouth:- 3 Whinchat

Warleigh Point, River Tamar:- OSPREY

Salcombe:- Pied Flycatcher ( f./imm., in private garden )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 12+ Swallow

River Otter:- BEAVER ( f. ), Green Woodpecker, 3 Kingfisher, Dipper, 2 Grey Wagtail

30.8.19, Thurlestone:- BARRED WARBLER ( juv., briefly in garden beside church )

Great Torrington:- Raven

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Topsham:- Wood Sandpiper

Yarmer Beach, Thurlestone Bay:- 11 Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Turnstone, 45 Dunlin, 30 Ringed Plover

Blackhole Marsh, Seaton:- Little Stint, Wood Sandpiper, 3 Curlew Sandpiper

Clennon Valley, Paignton:- 3 Swift

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, Stock Dove, 11 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Rosemoor RHS:- Lime Hawkmoth ( caterpillar )

29.8.19, South Huish:- Little Stint., Knot

Modbury:- Swallow

Shavercombe Tor:- Raven

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Lopwell / Maristow:- 2 Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher, 4 Raven

Great Torrington:- 9 Raven

Noss Mayo area:- Swallow, 2 Raven, 5 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Hope Cove:- Grey Seal

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Shavercombe Falls:- Golden Ringed Dragonfly

28.8.19, South Huish:- 2 Wood Sandpiper, Little Stint, 8 Teal, Knot, 10+ Dunlin, 12 Black Tailed Godwit, 20+ Swallow, 40+ House Martin, Sand Martin, 1+ Yellow Wagtail ( over ), 4+ Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Beach:- Sanderling, 20+ Dunlin / Sanderling

East Soar:- 50+ Yellow Wagtail

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 2 OSPREY

Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, Jay, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- 3 Raven

South Zeal:- Swallow

Moretonhampstead:- 3 Swallow

Headland Warren:- 3 Swallow, 4 Painted Lady

Sidbury:- 2 Chiffchaff, Painted Lady

27.8.19, Thurlestone Beach / Bay:- Whimbrel, 2 Rock Pipit, Yellow Wagtail

South Huish:- 8 Teal, 3 Black Tailed Godwit, Dunlin, 30+ Swallow / House Martin, Wheatear, Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff

Postbridge:- 2 Swallow, 40+ House Martin

Efford Crematorium, Plymouth:- Green Woodpecker

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, 2 Common Blue, 5 Cinnabar Moth ( caterpillar )

Okehampton:- Hedgehog, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Elephant Hawkmoth ( caterpillar )

26.8.19, Thurlestone:- WRYNECK ( from footpath behind church ), 14 Wheatear, Whinchat ( f. ), Tree Pipit, 2 Cirl Bunting, 6 Painted Lady

Crownhill Down, nr. Lee Moor:- 18 Swallow, 3 Sand Martin, Raven, 2 Jay, 14 Mistle Thrush, Whinchat, 3 Siskin, 6 Chiffchaff, Pied Flycatcher ( f./ juv. ), 3+ Spotted Flycatcher

Pill Tor, Dartmoor:- 2 Raven, 3 Wheatear ( m., f., juv. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 12 Swallow, Raven

Sidmouth Donkey Sanctuary:- 8 Swallow, 10 House Martin, 19 Wheatear, Whinchat, Painted Lady

Ilsington / Sigford / Halsanger:- 3 probable HONEY BUZZARD ( over  Halsanger S. W. ), Hobby, Green Woodpecker, 200+ Swallow / House Martin, Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, Spotted Flycatcher, Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker,  13 Painted Lady, 2 Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Noss Mayo coast path / Warren Point:- 2 Wheatear, 4 Yellow Wagtail

Okehampton:- 3 House Martin, 2 Raven, Hedgehog, 2 Painted Lady, Common Blue, Elephant Hawkmoth ( caterpillar )

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 15 House Martin, 3 Painted Lady, Southern Hawker ( f. )

25.8.19, Crownhill Down, nr. Lee Moor:- 3 Tree Pipit, Whinchat, Pied Flycatcher ( f. ), 5+ Spotted Flycatcher

East Soar:- 75 Yellow Wagtail ( before farm )

Kingsbridge Estuary:- OSPREY ( from pumping station )

Thurlestone:- Pied Flycatcher

Wembury:- 2 Tree Pipit ( over ), Yellow Wagtail, Clouded Yellow

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Common Blue, 9 Painted Lady

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 20+ Swallow, 10+ House Martin, Dot Moth, 14 Large Yellow Underwing, 2 Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, Rosy Footman, 2 Common Carpet, 4 Setaceous Hebrew Character, Iron Prominent, 2 Rosy Rustic, Single Dotted Wave, 2 Straw Dot, Dusky Thorn, 2 Brimstone Moth, 3 Flounced Rustic, 3 Common Rustic, Vines Rustic, Mullein Wave

Noss Mayo:- Comma, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

24.8.19, Crownhill Down:- 13+ Chiffchaff, 5+ Willow Warbler, 4 Spotted Flycatcher

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 30+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin, 2 Sand Martin

Dawlish Warren:- Little Ringed Plover, 140 Ringed Plover, Whimbrel, 15 Knot, 4 Sanderling, Common Tern, 64 Sandwich T2 Blackcap, 6 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Cirl Bunting

Kingsbridge Estuary:- OSPREY

Dendles Wood, Cornwood:- Green Woodpecker, 4 Raven, Golden Ringed Dragonfly

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog, 6 Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, 5 House Martin ( also possible Swift ), Small Copper, 14 Painted Lady, Common Blue, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

23.8.19, Slapton Beach:- 2 Mediterranean Gull

Kingsbridge Estuary:- OSPREY ( from pumping station )

Crownhill Down:- Green Woodpecker, 31 Swallow, Sand Martin, Raven, Jay, 3 Mistle Thrush, Tree Pipit, Whinchat ( f. ), Chiffchaff

Slapton Village:- 2 Raven, Cirl Bunting, 2 Roe Deer, 2 Painted Lady

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog, 10 Painted Lady

Great Torrington:- 12 Swallow, 2+ Silver Washed Fritillary

Deer Bridge, Slapton:- 10+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin, Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff, 3 Spotted Flycatcher, 20+ Painted Lady

Noss Mayo area:- Clouded Yellow, 7+ Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Thorne Moor, nr. Stibbs Cross:- Silver Washed Fritillary

22.8.19, Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Beesands:- Mediterranean Gull

Buckfastleigh:- Tawny Owl

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Stock Dove, 17 Swallow, 4 House Martin

East Prawle:- 50+ Swallow, 3 Wheatear

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Hedgehog ( also of interest 2 unidentified bat sp. inside a house )

Stoke Beach area:- Swallow, House Martin, 8 Painted Lady, Small Copper, Small Heath, Gatekeeper

Noss Mayo:- Swallow, Chiffchaff, 13 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Great Torrington:- 5 House Martin, Raven, 2 Painted Lady, Jersey Tiger Moth

Paignton:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Jersey Tiger

21.8.19, Bennetts Cross:- Raven, 5+ Whinchat

Holbeton:- 3 Swallow

Postbridge:- 20+ Swallow

Plymstock:- Ringneck Parakeet, Grey Wagtail

Whiddon Down:- Swallow

Moretonhampstead:- 60 Swallow

Battisborough Cross:- 4 Swallow

Rowden:- 2 Swallow

Dunscombe / Donkey Sanctuary:- 6 Swallow, 9 House Martin, Wheatear, Whitethroat, 6 Painted Lady

Okehampton:- 4 Raven, 2 Hedgehog, 6 Painted Lady

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, Redstart, 3 Common Blue, 70 Cinnabar Moth ( caterpillar ), Emperor Dragonfly

Challacombe Farm:- 30+ Swallow / House Martin, Grey Wagtail, Redstart, Willow Warbler, Common Blue, Emperor Dragonfly, Common Hawker, 8+ Common Darter, Beautiful Demoiselle

Flete Estate:- Raven, 11 Painted Lady, 3 Dark Green Fritillary, 4 Common Darter, 5 Common Blue Damselfly

Noss Mayo:- Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Paignton:- 4 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Jersey Tiger, Southern Hawker

20.8.19, Lutton:- 2 Swallow

South Zeal:- 30+ Swift / House Martin

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog, 4 Painted Lady

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- OSPREY, 2 Green Sandpiper, 3 Dunlin, 9 Ringed Plover, 4+ Greenshank, Black Tailed Godwit, 3+ Gatekeeper

Noss Mayo:- Swallow, Southern Hawker, Silver Washed Fritillary, 6+ Painted Lady, Jersey Tiger

Dunscombe / Donkey Sanctuary:- 2 Raven, 4 Painted Lady, Common Blue, Holly Blue, Six Spot Burnet Moth

Plympton:- 6+ Painted Lady, Jersey Tiger

Rook Gate, Cornwood:- 2 Raven, 3 Painted Lady

Sidbury:- 3 Painted Lady

Hoo Meavy:- 3 Beautiful Demoiselle

19.8.19, Modbury:- 2 Swallow

Flete:- 6 Swallow

Battisborough Cross:- 12 Swallow

Aveton Gifford:- OSPREY ( from tidal road ), 5 Swallow

Clennon Valley, Paignton:- 18 Swift

Okehampton:- 4 Raven, Hedgehog, 3 Painted Lady

Collaton:- 3 Swallow

Plympton:- 2 Siskin

Crownhill Down:- 4 Swallow, 6 Mistle Thrush, 7 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher

South Huish:- Wood Sandpiper, 3 Dunlin, 2 Ringed Plover, 2+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, 3 Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- Painted Lady, Southern Hawker

18.8.19, Plym Estuary:- 20 Turnstone

Okehampton:- 3 Raven, 2 Painted Lady

Paignton:- 3 Swift, 5 Painted Lady, 2 Jersey Tiger Moth

Great Torrington:- 2 House Martin, Raven, Silver Washed Fritillary, 2 Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- 7 Painted Lady, Common Blue, Small Copper, 2 Gatekeeper, Comma, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Jersey Tiger

17.8.19, Kingsbridge:- 8+ Swallow

Moretonhampstead:- 2 Swallow

Postbridge:- 2 Swallow

Okehampton:- 2 Swallow, 2 Raven, 8 Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- Stock Dove, 12 Painted Lady, 3 Gatekeeper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

16.8.19, Collaton:- 2 Swallow

Plymstock:- Ringneck Parakeet

Ashburton:- 2 Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Paignton:- 6 Swift, Jersey Tiger Moth

15.8.19, Yarner Woods:- Lesser Spotted Woodpecker

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Clyst Estuary:- 2 Spotted Redshank

Saltram, Plym Estuary:- 4+ Ringneck Parakeet

Lopwell / Maristow:- 6 Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher, Stock Dove, 20+ House Martin, 8 Raven, 2 Marsh Tit

Saltern Cove:- Common Sandpiper

Paignton:- Swift, 7 Painted Lady, Jersey Tiger

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Swallow, 4 House Martin, 2 Raven, Painted Lady, Gatekeeper, Jersey Tiger Moth

Great Torrington:- Holly Blue, Silver Washed Fritillary, 5 Painted Lady

Okehampton:- Hedgehog, 2 Painted Lady

14.8.19, Slapton:- Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )

Okehampton:- 4 Raven

Yelverton:- Swallow

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, 15 House Martin

Princetown:- Swallow

Plympton:- House Martin, Goldcrest, 2 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Bellever:- Nightjar, 30 Swallow, House Martin, Raven, 4 Roe Deer, Fox

13.8.19, Okehampton:- 4 Raven, Dipper ( West Ockment River )

Slapton:- Sandwich Tern, Kingfisher, 10+ Swallow, Cetti's Warbler, 2 Sedge Warbler, 3 Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, 20+ Painted Lady, Common Blue, Emperor Dragonfly

Noss Mayo:- Swallow, 2 Painted Lady, Gatekeeper, Jersey Tiger Moth, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

12.8.19, Gara Bridge:- Dipper, Grey Wagtail, Marsh Tit

Salcombe:- Common Sandpiper, Mediterranean Gull

East Prawle:- 3 Swift, 20 Swallow, 10 House Martin, 2 Whitethroat

Kingsbridge:- 2 Swallow

Moretonhampstead:- Swallow

Bellever:- Swallow

Beer Head:- 6 Swallow, 12 House Martin, Wheatear, 3 Common Blue, Brown Argus, Gatekeeper, 30+ Painted Lady, Jersey Tiger Moth, 4 Six Spot Burnet

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

6.9.19, BowcombNoss Mayo:- Common Blue, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth