BERWICK WILDLIFE GROUP – SIGHTINGS | |||||||||

Date |
Species |
No |
Location |
Grid Ref |
Comments |
Observer |
Group |
Area |
Sharing |

04/09/17 | Red admiral | As below | Trixie Collin | I | E | ||||

04/09/17 | Speckled Wood butterfly | 1 | Mount Rod Tweedmouth...where the steps come down from the Goody patch | Trixie Collin | I | E | |||

02/09/17 | Dolphin | 15-20 | Spittal seafront | NU 008 516 | Some leaping clear of water | Richard Musgrave | M | E | |

01/09/17 | Little Egret | 1 | Tweedmouth end of Old Bridge | NT995526 | Jackie King | B | E | ||

29/08/17 | Kestrel | 1 | Near Chirnside Hall Hotel | NT882564 | On wire adj, road A6105 | Simon Wright | B | E | |

23/08/17 | Red Admiral and Peacock | 6+3 | garden Chirnside | On Budleia | Simon Wright | I | E | ||

17/08/17 | Littl egret | 13 | South bank of the Tweed | 985532 | Most I ever saw here. 12 were more or less together and the 13th was wading alone below Lower Yarrow Shiel. Time 19:30. | Philomena Johnston | B | E | |

17/07/17 | Goldfinch | 26 | Needles Eye | NT95X | MHu | B | e | yes | |

17/07/17 | Small Skippers | 14 | Needles Eye | NT95X | Largest number seen on this site | MHu | I | e | yes |

18/07/17 | Roe Deer | 1 | Cocklawburn dunes | NT95I | Young buck almost on shore!1 | MHu | M | e | yes |

18/07/17 | Swallows | c.65 | Cocklawburn pond | NT95I | Pre-migration south! | MHu | B | e | yes |

18/07/17 | Speckled Wood | 2 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | New tetrad for this species | MHu | I | e | yes |

18/07/17 | Small Skipper | 1 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | New tetrad for this species | MHu | I | e | yes |

20/07/17 | Knot | 1 | Little Beach | NU05B | Early return migrant in summer plumage | MHu | B | e | yes |

20/07/17 | Fragrant Orchids | 10 | Dodds's Well | NU05C | Amongst cliff flora at known site | MHu | F | e | yes |

23/07/17 | Little Egret | 2 | West Ord | NT95K | MHu | B | e | yes | |

23/07/17 | Whimbrel | 1 | New Water Heugh | Nt95R | MHu | B | e | yes | |

02/08/17 | Common Sandpiper | 1 | Cocklawburn pond | NT95I | also Tufted Duck + 2 ducklings | Mhu | B | e | yes |

08/08/17 | Sandwich terns | 162 | Saltpan rocks,Cocklawburn | NT95I | Low tide roost, also 16 Arctic Terns | Mhu | B | e | yes |

08/08/17 | Green Sandpiper | 1 | Cocklawburn pond | NT95I | Mhu | B | e | yes | |

08/08/17 | Whinchat | 1 | Cocklawburn | NT95I | female | Mhu | B | e | yes |

10/08/17 | Swifts | 12 | East Ord | NT95V | Mhu | B | e | yes | |

10/08/17 | Comma butterfly | 1 | Ord Sewage Works | NT95V | also 2 Speckled Woods. | Mhu | I | e | yes |

10/08/17 | Greylag Geese | 442 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | Largest flock ever recorde here. WeBS. | Mhu | B | e | yes |

10/08/17 | Little Egrets | 9 | Yarrow Slake | NU0052 | Largest flock ever recorde here. WeBS. | Mhu | B | e | yes |

also 117 Redshank & 38 Lapwing. | Mhu | B | e | yes | |||||

13/08/17 | Small copper butterfly | 3 | Cocklawburn Dunes | NU 0347 | They were all exceptionally small | ||||

13/08/17 | Wall butterfly | Jackie King | I | E | |||||

13/08/17 | Green veined white butterfly | Spittal | NU0150 | Jackie King | I | E | |||

08/08/17 | Clouded Border moth | Hunting Hall Farm | NU 03 40 | On leaf in (deciduous) tree - dusk-flying | Molly Hardy | I | E | ||

08/08/17 | Dark Green fritillary | Cocklawburn Dunes | NU 03 47 | Only one we have seen this year | Robert Hardy | I | E | ||

08/08/17 | 5-spot ladybird | 2 | Cocklawburn Dunes | NU 03 47 | Separate on Knap weed | Molly Hardy | I | E | |

07/08/17 | 7 spot ladybird | 2 | Hunting Hall Farm | NU 03 40 | On thistle | Molly Hardy | I | E | |

07/08/17 | White squirrel | 1 | 13a Tweed St Berwick upon tweed | As yet can't tell if it's Albino or has mutant lucien gene | Jen mclean | M | E | ||

06/08/17 | Bottlenose Dolpohin | 10 | Berwick Lighthouse | 7.15 0ff pier | Linda Locking | M | E | ||

06/08/17 | Peacock butterflies | 2 | Spittal | NU008511 | On buddleia flowers with red admirals | Jackie King | I | E | |

06/08/17 | Red Admiral | 3 | Spittal | NU008511 | On Buddleia | Jackie King | I | E | |

04/08/17 | Dolphin | ca10 | Tweed Estuary | Off the mouth of theTweed, from the pier | Jackie King | M | E | ||

03/08/17 | Badger | 2 | just NE of Duddo | NT9443 | Small crossing road 10.50pm | Stephen Block | M | E | |

02/08/17 | 5 spot ladybird | 1 | Cocklawburn Dunes | NU 03 48 | On ragwort | Molly Hardy | I | E | |

02/08/17 | Turnstones amongst ringed Plover | 2&12 | Cocklawburn beach | Amazing camouflage amongst seaweed | Trixie Collin | B | E | ||

02/08/17 | Egret | 4 | Tweed N bank | 995533 | Nick Box | B | E | ||

01/08/17 | Dolphins | 2 | off Berwick breakwater | Berwick upon Tweed visible from end of breakwater | Catherine Gowthorpe | M | E | ||

30/07/17 | Dark Arches | 1 | St Andrew's Wallace Green Church | Rena Telfer | I | E | |||

29/07/17 | Little egret | 1 | Tweedmouth | Old bridge tweedmouth side of bridge | Gordon Jeffrey | B | E | ||

28/07/17 | Little egret | 2 | Tweedmouth | Feeding along river at low tide, waggling its feet in the pools | Gordon Porteous | B | E | ||

26/07/17 | Kingfisher | 2 | Hutton Bridge, Whitadder | 2 sightings, 10 mins apart | Simon Wright | B | E | ||

19/07/17 | Kingfisher | 1 | Hutton Mill, Whitadder | Simon Wright | B | E | |||

15/07/17 | Kingfisher | 1 | Hutton Bridge, Whitadder | Simon Wright | B | E | |||

15/07/17 | Dipper | 1 | Hutton Mill, Whitadder | Simon Wright | B | E | |||

12/07/17 | Bats | 100 | Mill house, Chatton, Northumberland | Loads of bats coming out of main house roof. Stopped at b and b attached to this property. Owner stated would block roof | Kevin Jones | M | E | ||

20/07/17 | 5-spot ladybird | 2 | Cocklawburn Dunes | NU 03 47 | One on hogweed seedhead | M Hardie | I | E | |

16/07/17 | Common Gull | 4 | West Ord | NT95K | First returning post breeding birds | MHu | B | E | |

16/07/17 | Small Skippers | 5 | Waste ground off Cornhill Road | NT95V | A new tetrad for this butterfly | MHu | B | E | |

17/07/17 | Goldfinch | 26 | Needles Eye | NT95X | MHu | I | E | ||

17/07/17 | Small Skippers | 14 | Needles Eye | NT95X | Largest number seen on this site | MHu | B | E | |

18/07/17 | Roe Deer | 1 | Cocklawburn dunes | NT95I | Young buck almost on shore!1 | MHu | M | E | |

18/07/17 | Swallows | c.65 | Cocklawburn pond | NT95I | Pre-migration south! | MHu | B | E | |

18/07/17 | Speckled Wood | 2 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | New tetrad for this species | MHu | I | E | |

18/07/17 | Small Skipper | 1 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | New tetrad for this species | MHu | I | E | |

20/07/17 | Knot | 1 | Little Beach | NU05B | Early return migrant in summer plumage | MHu | B | E | Y |

20/07/17 | Fragrant Orchids | 10 | Dodds's Well | NU05C | Amongst cliff flora at known site | MHu | F | E | Y |

23/07/17 | Little Egret | 2 | West Ord | NT95K | MHu | B | E | Y | |

23/07/17 | Whimbrel | 1 | New Water Heugh | Nt95R | MHu | B | E | Y | |

09/07/17 | Little Gull | Imm | Little Beach | NU0052 | with 15 Bl H Gulls | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

10/07/17 | Sandwich Tern | 104 | Calot Shad,Tweed Est; | NU0052 | In gull roost | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

10/07/17 | Redshank | 12 | Calot Shad,Tweed Est; | NU0052 | First returning post-breeding birds | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

11/07/17 | Little Egret | 1 | Calot Shad,Tweed Est; | NU0052 | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

11/07/17 | Bottle nosed Dolphin | 4 | Spittal Bay | NU05B | M Hutcheson | M | E | Y | |

08/07/17 | 5-spot ladybird | 4 | Hunting Hall Farm | NU 02 40 | All on (different) thistles | Molly Hardy | I | E | |

19/06/17 | 11-spot ladybird | 1 | Husband's desk! | NT 999 525 | First we saw this year | Molly Hardy | I | E | |

14/06/17 | Whooper Swan | 2 | West Ord | NT95K | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

14/06/17 | Red Fox | 1 | West Ord | NT95K | Vixen hunting rabitts | M Hutcheson | M | E | Y |

14/06/17 | Goldeneye | 1 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | moulting female | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

12/06/17 | Bottle nosed Dolphins | 8 | off Berwick pier | NU0052 | M Hutcheson | M | E | Y | |

07/06/17 | Red Kite | 1 | Halidon Hill | Quartering' hedgerows | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

05/06/17 | Canada Geese | 133 | Berwick | NU0052 | Three skeins flying north over town | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

04/06/17 | Shelduck | Middle Ord pond | NT95Q | Pair with 10 ducklings,Still present 14th. | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

20/05/17 | Cuckoo | 1 | Routin Lynn, nr Ford Moss | NT984368 | E Turnbull | B | E | Y | |

20/05/17 | Barn Owl | 1 | Lowick, Brown Ridge | NU19378 | Seen quartering. | E Turnbull | B | E | Y |

15/05/17 | Garganey | 1 | Foulden, Greenlaw Pond | NT9355 | Drake. There for 3 days. Joined by Pintail for a day. | T Brewis | B | S | Y |

14/05/17 | Bombus pascuorum, Queen | 1 | New Road | NT 996 532 | On white dead-nettle | Molly Hardy | I | E | |

14/05/17 | Bottle nosed Dolphins | c.8 | Berwick pier | NU0052 | Slowly heading south | M Hutcheson | B | M | Y |

14/05/17 | Ringed Plover | 27 | Calot Shad | NU0052 | Migrants of “Islandic” subsp. | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

13/05/17 | Wall butterfly | 1 | Sandstell Pt., Spittal | NU0052 | M Hutcheson | B | I | Y | |

09/05/17 | Whimbrel | 6 | Little Beach | NU006526 | Ian Gray | B | E | Y | |

09/05/17 | Red Admiral | 1 | Castle Terrace garden | S Block | I | E | Y | ||

08/05/17 | Bonxie (Gt.Skua) | 1 | Berwick pier | NU0052 | Flying north, durin a sea-watch. | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

08/05/17 | Turnstone | 2 | Little Beach | NU0052 | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

07/05/17 | Swift | 2 | Berwick Town Centre | Ian Gray | B | E | Y | ||

07/05/17 | Swifts | 11 | West Ord | NT95K | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

07/05/17 | Whitethroat | 1 | West Ord | NT95K | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

06/05/17 | Barnacle Geese | 240 | Berwick | NU0052 | Two skeins of 170 & 70 flying north at dawn | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

06/05/17 | Nuthatch | 1 | Castle hills, Berwick | NU0052 | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

06/05/17 | Shelduck | 3 | Yarrow Slake | NU0052 | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

05/05/17 | Wall Brown Butterfly | 1 | Old Paxton Road, Berwick | NT984538 | Sunning on verge | F Aungier | I | E | Y |

03/05/17 | Herald Moth | 1 | Castle Terrace garden | In garden shed. | F Aungier | I | E | Y | |

03/05/17 | Red Admiral butterfly | 1 | Cornwall Avenue garden | NY95V | Very active tiny specimen, migrant? | M Hutcheson | B | I | Y |

03/05/17 | Red throated Diver | 2 | Cocklawburn | NU0348 | Both in summer dress | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

02/05/17 | Whooper Swan | 4 | West Ord | NT95K | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

02/05/17 | Goosander | 102 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

02/05/17 | Greenshank | 2 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

30/04/17 | Siskin | 1 | Low Cocklaw | NT95L | T Brewis | B | E | Y | |

30/04/17 | Wheatear | 3 | Berwick, Meadow Grange | NT989542 | In Garden. Part of wider arrival brought on easterlies. | A Tymon | B | E | Y |

26/04/17 | Lesser Redpoll | 1 | Bowsden | Garden feeder | G Wyatt | B | E | Y | |

26/04/17 | Wheatear | 1 | Cocklawburn | NU0348 | female | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

26/04/17 | Common Sandpiper | 1 | Cocklawburn pond | NU0348 | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

23/04/17 | Fieldfare | 45 | Low Cocklaw | NT95L | Tail-end of passage? | T Brewis | B | E/S | Y |

23/04/17 | Speckled Wood Butterfly | 2 | Berwick, Castle Terrace | NT991536 | F Aungier | I | E | Y | |

23/04/17 | Shelduck | 2 | Middle Ord pond | NT94Q | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

23/04/17 | Mute Swan | 118 | New Water Heugh | NY95R | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

23/04/17 | Goldeneye | 1 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | Late leaving bird | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

23/04/17 | Brown Hare | 3 | Billylaw, Ord Moor | NT95Q | Also one at West Ord (NT95K) | M Hutcheson | M | E | |

22/04/17 | Grasshopper Warbler | 2 | Tommy the Miller's field | NT989537 | F Aungier | B | E | Y | |

20/04/17 | Sanderling | 90 | Cocklawburn | On passage | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

20/04/17 | Purple sandpiper | 4 | Cocklawburn | NU0348 | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

20/04/17 | Wheatear | 2 | Cocklawburn | NU0348 | both females | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

20/04/17 | Large White butterfly | 1 | Cornwall avenue | NT95V | Garden visito with a Peacock | M Hutcheson | I | E | Y |

20/04/17 | Drinker moth caterpillar | 1 | Tommy the Miller's field | NT989537 | Grassy S-facing slope | S Block | I | E | Y |

19/04/17 | Peregrine | 1 | Needles Eye | T Brewis | B | E | Y | ||

19/04/17 | House Martin | 1 | Tweedmouth, Cornwall Ave | Return of last year's nesting bird | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

19/04/17 | Sandwich Tern | 6 | Calot Shad, Tweed Est. | NU0052 | also passage north of Swallows. | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

19/04/17 | House Martin | 1 | Cornwall avenue | NT95V | Male returned to nest site | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

18/04/17 | Sanderling | 52 | Cocklawburn | NU0348 | numbers rose to 92 by 20th | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

18/04/17 | Turnstone | 18 | Cocklawburn | NU0348 | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

16/04/17 | Whooper swan | 2 | West Ord | NT95K | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

16/04/17 | Shoveler | 1 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | A fine drake feeding on algae on waters edge | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

15/04/17 | Small White butterfly | 1 | Cornwall Avenue | NT95V | garden visitor | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

15/04/17 | Large White butterfly | 1 | Ladywell, Tweedmouth | NT95V | R.Telfer | I | E | Y | |

14/04/17 | Redstart | Berwick, Meadow Grange | NT989424 | Male | A Tymon | B | E | Y | |

14/04/17 | Blackcap | 1 | Castle Vale Park | Nu0052 | in full song | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

14/04/17 | Garden warbler | 1 | Tommy the Millar's field | NT96W | Seen and heard with 3 male blackcaps | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

14/04/17 | Wigeon | 5 | Yarrow Slake | NT95W | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

13/04/17 | Buff-tailed Queen Bumblebee | 1 | Nr R Till | NT90424 | M Hardie | I | E | Y | |

13/04/17 | Buff-tailed Queen bumblebee | 1 | Nr R Till | NT898424 | M Hardie | I | E | Y | |

13/04/17 | Common Carder Bumblebee Queen | 1 | Nr R Till | NT900423 | Nest prospecting. | M Hardie | I | E | Y |

13/04/17 | Common Carder Bumblebee Queen | 1 | Nr R Till | NT901421 | Plus others nearby. | M Hardie | I | E | Y |

13/04/17 | Red-tailed Bumblebee Queen | 1 | Brick Kiln Wood | NT915428 | M Hardie | I | E | Y | |

13/04/17 | Peacock butterfly | 1 | Nr R Till | NT902425 | Plus another nearby. | M Hardie | I | E | Y |

13/04/17 | Speckled Wood Butterfly | 1 | Nr R Till | NT907417 | Little life in it. | M Hardie | I | E | Y |

13/04/17 | Swallow | 1 | Spittal, Middel St | NU004515 | J King | B | E | Y | |

12/04/17 | Bombus pascuorum, Queen | 1 | Till Valley | NT 902 420 | Bombus pascuorum, prospecting for a nest site | M Hardie | I | E | |

12/04/17 | Bombus terrestris, Queen | 1 | Till Valley | NT 901 420 | Bombus terrestris, prospecting for nest site | M Hardie | I | E | |

12/04/17 | Bombus pascuorum, Queen | 1 | Till Valley | NT 901 421 | M Hardie | I | E | ||

12/04/17 | Bombus terrestris, Queen | 1 | Till Valley | NT 899 424 | Bombus terrestris, prospecting for nest site | M Hardie | I | E | |

12/04/17 | Bombus pascuorum, Queen | 1 | Till Valley | NT 900 423 | Bombus pascuorum, prospecting for a nest site | M Hardie | I | E | |

12/04/17 | Bombus terrestris, Queen | 1 | Till Valley | NT 901 424 | Bombus terrestris, prospecting for nest site | M Hardie | I | E | |

12/04/17 | Red throated Diver | 1 | Calot Shad | Nu0052 | In full summer plumage | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

12/04/17 | Speckled Wood butterfly | 1 | Till Valley | NT 907 417 | M Hardie | I | E | ||

12/04/17 | Peacock butterfly | 1 | Till Valley | NT 908 418 | M Hardie | I | E | ||

12/04/17 | Peacock butterfly | 1 | Till Valley | NT 902 425 | M Hardie | I | E | ||

12/04/17 | Wheatear | 1 | Little Beach | Nu0052 | female | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

10/04/17 | Swallow | 1 | Cocklawburn | NU0348 | flying north | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

10/04/17 | Razorbill | 5 | Saltpan rocks, Cocklawburn | NU0348 | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

10/04/17 | Harbour Porpoise | 2 | Saltpan rocks, Cocklawburn | NU0348 | M Hutcheson | M | E | Y | |

10/04/17 | Swallow | 1 | Springhill, Tweedmouth | NT96V | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

10/04/17 | Sand Martin | c.100 | West Ord | NT95K | Garthered in poor weather conditions | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

09/04/17 | Spoonbill | 1 | Holy Island causeway | G Wyatt | B | E | Y | ||

07/04/17 | Little Egret | 1 | Yarrow Slake | NT95W | WeBS | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

07/04/17 | Goldeneye | 2 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | WeBS | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

06/04/17 | Sandwich Tern | 10 | Saltpan rocks,Cocklawburn | NU0348 | migrants | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

06/04/17 | Arctic Tern | 2 | Saltpan rocks,Cocklawburn | NU0348 | with above | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

06/04/17 | Purple Sandpiper | 15 | Saltpan rocks,Cocklawburn | NU0348 | WeBS | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

06/04/17 | Sand Martin | 1 | Cocklawburn pond | NU0348 | flying north | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

06/04/17 | Greylag Geese | 38 | Cocklawburn pond | NU0348 | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

06/04/17 | Sand Martin | 3 | Spittal cliffs | NU05B | flying north | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

05/04/17 | Willow Warbler | 1 | Clayholes Shiel,East Ord | NT95V | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

05/04/17 | Small White butterfly | 1 | Ladywell, Tweedmouth | NT95V | Very early record | R.Telfer | I | E | Y |

01/04/17 | Siskin | 2 | Berwick, Castle Terrace | Pair on niger seed feeder | S Block | B | E | Y | |

25/03/17 | Redshank | 95 | Calot Shad | NU001524 | M Hardie | B | E | Y | |

23/03/17 | Otter | 3 | Berwick, New Bridge | South bank | G Wyatt | M | E | Y | |

23/03/17 | Sanderling | 67 | Black rocks, Cheswick | NU0348 | M Hutcheson | B | e | Y | |

23/03/17 | Wheatear | 2 | Cocklawburn | NU0348 | Two males | M Hutcheson | B | e | Y |

23/03/17 | Goldcrest | 1 | St Abb's Head | J B Wade | B | S | Y | ||

19/03/17 | Goldeneye | 32 | West Ord | NT95K | M Hutcheson | B | e | Y | |

17/03/17 | Black Redstart | 1 | Berwick | NT989542 | On lawn for min of 5 min. Photos taken. | A Tymon | B | E | Y |

16/03/17 | Chiff-chaff | 1 | Ladywell, Tweedmouth | NT95V | First migrant in area | R Telfer | B | e | Y |

15/03/17 | Long tailed Duck | 16 | Saltpan rocks,Cocklawburn | NU0348 | Two displaying groups | M Hutcheson | B | e | Y |

15/03/17 | Red throated Diver | 14 | Saltpan rocks,Cocklawburn | MU0348 | Fishing with small flock of C.scoter | M Hutcheson | B | e | Y |

14/03/17 | Velvet Scoter | 1 | Meadow Haven | NU0052 | Male flying north | M Hutcheson | B | e | Y |

12/03/17 | Wigeon | 38 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

12/03/17 | Lesser Black-backed Gull | 3 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

10/03/17 | Small Tortoiseshell butterfly | 1 | Tweedmouth, Cornwall Avenue | NT95V | Garden visitor | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

10/03/17 | Goldeneye | 52 | Tweed Estuary | NU0052 | WeBS count | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

10/03/17 | Curlew | 240 | Tweed estuary | NU0052 | Mostly on Yarrow Slake, Largest WeBS count ever here | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

10/03/17 | Common Frog | 1 | Spittal, N Greenwich Rd | NU006517 | Alive but far too thin. | R Bryant | A | E | Y |

10/03/17 | Lampsucker | 1 | Spittal beach | NU006517 | Dead. | R Bryant | F | E | Y |

10/03/17 | Shanny | 1 | Spittal beach | NU006517 | Dead. | R Bryant | F | E | Y |

09/03/17 | Peacock butterfly | 1 | Spa Well, Spittal | NU007512 | J King | I | E | Y | |

09/03/17 | White-fronted Goose | 4 | Cocklawburn pond | NU0348 | with 132 Greylag; European race. | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

09/03/17 | Scaup | 1 | Spittal Bay | Nu05A | Drake with 2 R b Mergansers | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

07/03/17 | Little Egret | 1 | R Tweed, Whiteadder Point | NT9751 | Flying downstream | pp. J Barnard | B | E | Y |

06/03/17 | Marsh Tit | 1 | Low Cocklaw | NT9553 | Garden feeder | T Brewis | B | E | Y |

06/03/17 | Buzzard | 6 | West Ord | NT95K | Display flight | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

06/03/17 | Whooper Swan | 4 | Mt.Pleasant, West Ord | NT95K | In kale field with 28 Mutes. | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

06/03/17 | Stock Dove | 4 | Berwick, Longlands School | NT95K | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

06/03/17 | Peregrine | 1 | Berwick, Unthank | Male with Lapwing kill in a flooded Field | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

03/03/17 | Stonechat | 2 | Magdalene Fields golf course | NT002535 | Pair | J Inglis | B | E | Y |

03/03/17 | Stonechat | 1 | The Loaning, East Ord | NT95V | Scarce winter visitor here | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

02/03/17 | Wigeon | 350 | Greenlaw Pool, Foulden | NT9354 | +/-50 | J Inglis | B | S | Y |

01/03/17 | Common Frog | 1 | N Greenwich Rd, Spittal | NU004517 | Squashed! | R Bryant | A | E | Y |

26/02/17 | Whooper Swan | 42 | Blackadder Bank | NT8652 | J Inglis | B | S | Y | |

25/02/17 | Grey Wagtail | 2 | Tweedmouth, Riverside Rd. | J Inglis | B | E | Y | ||

21/02/17 | Bottle-nosed Dolphin | 8 | Cheswick Bay | NU0348 | Pod displaying well, heading towards Lindisfarne | M Hutcheson | M | E | Y |

21/02/17 | Purple Sandpiper | 8 | Cheswick Black rocks | NU0348 | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

21/02/17 | White-fronted Goose | 20 | Cheswick | NU0348 | with 2 Bean Geese and 190 Greylag. | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

19/02/17 | Long-tailed Tit | 6 | Billylaw, Ord Moor | NT95Q | Flying along hedgerow | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

18/02/17 | Peacock butterfly | 1 | Berwick | NU0052 | Record per BWG meeting | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

17/02/17 | Common Frog | 1 | Berwick, Castle Terrace | NT990536 | Not seen but heard croaking. Particularly early. | S Block | A | E | Y |

16/02/17 | Goldfinch | 64 | Cornwall Avenue area | NT95V | Visiting local feeders | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

15/02/17 | Red Admiral | 1 | Low Cocklaw | NT96L | Brought out by combination of warmth and sunshine. | T Brewis | I | E | Y |

14/02/17 | Bean Goose (Tundra) | 2 | Cheswick | NU0348 | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

14/02/17 | White-fronted Goose (European) | 16 | Cheswick | NU0348 | Oddly no Greylag here? | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

12/02/17 | Wigeon | 16 | Middle Ord pond | NT95Q | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

12/02/17 | Canada Goose | 36 | West Ord | NT95K | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

10/02/17 | White-fronted Goose | 6 | Cocklawburn pool | NU037475 | A & F Spowart Taylor | B | E | Y | |

10/02/17 | Greylag Goose | 60 | Cocklawburn pool | NU037475 | A & F Spowart Taylor | B | E | Y | |

10/02/17 | Kestrel | 1 | Cocklawburn pool | NU037475 | A & F Spowart Taylor | B | E | Y | |

09/02/17 | Little Egret | 1 | Yarrow Slake | NU0053 | WeBS | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

09/02/17 | Purple Sandpiper | 6 | Berwick pier | NU0053 | Roosting on pier wall | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

09/02/17 | Gannet | 4 | Berwick pier | NU0053 | flying south | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

08/02/17 | Guillemot | 5 | Saltpan rocks, Cocklawburn | NU0348 | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

06/02/17 | Gt. Spotted Woodpecker | 1 | Cornwall Avenue | NT95V | visiting bird feeder | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

06/02/17 | Little Egret | 1 | Yarrow Slake | NT9853 | Flying upstream | J Inglis | B | E | Y |

06/02/17 | Little Egret | 1 | Tweed Estuary (north side) | NT986533 | Paddling I pools to bring-up prey | F Aungier | B | E | Y |

05/02/17 | Goldeneye | 32 | West Ord | NT95K | also 36 Oystercatcher here | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

05/02/17 | Otter | 1 | Whitadder Point | NT9651 | Between Canty's Brig and footbridge. | T Brewis | M | E | Y |

05/02/17 | Water Rail | 2 | Whitadder Point | NT9651 | Heard but not seen. | T Brewis | B | E | Y |

05/02/17 | Little Egret | 1 | R Tweed, nr by-pass bridge | NT9651 | T Brewis | B | E | Y | |

05/02/17 | Treecreeper | 1 | East Ord | NT9851 | G Nolan | B | E | Y | |

05/02/17 | Merlin | 1 | Billylaw, Ord Moor | NT95Q | Male | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

05/02/17 | Fieldfare | 12 | Billylaw, Ord Moor | NT95Q | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

05/02/17 | Wigeon | 28 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

05/02/17 | Little Egret | 1 | Tweed Estuary (north side) | NT986533 | Paddling in pools to bring-up prey | F Aungier | B | E | Y |

04/02/17 | Little Grebe | 3 | R Tweed, nr Paxton Ho | NT934513 | A Tymon | B | S | Y | |

04/02/17 | Goldeneye | 2 | R Tweed, nr Paxton Ho | NT934513 | A Tymon | B | S | Y | |

03/02/17 | Blackbird | 1 | East Ord | NT95V | Male in full song. | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

03/02/17 | Tundra Bean Geese | 4 | Cheswick | NU0348 | Also 12 White fronted Geese & 180 Greylag. | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

02/02/17 | Otter | 1 | Berwick, Royal Border Bridge | K Morison | M | E | Y | ||

30/01/17 | Pochard | 1 | Cocklawburn pond | NU0348 | with 14 tufted Duck | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

30/01/17 | White-fronted Goose | 14 | Cheswick | NU0348 | With 224 Greylag, 2 Bean Geese and a single Barnacle Goose | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

29/01/17 | Shelduck | 1 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | drake | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

29/01/17 | Purple Sandpiper | 10 | Berwick pier | NU05A | Roosting on a ledge at the tip of the pier at high tide | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

29/01/17 | Roe deer | 3 | Billylaw, Ord Moor | NT95Q | M Hutcheson | M | E | Y | |

24/01/17 | Dunlin | c.140 | Little Beach | NU0052 | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

24/01/17 | Sanderling | 28 | Little Beach | NU0052 | Also 3 Grey plover here. | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

24/01/17 | Curlew | 60 | Cocklawburn beach and pastureland | NU030486 | Minimum. Similar numbers throughout month. | T Collin | B | E | Y |

22/01/17 | Bean Goose (Tundra) | 2 | Cocklawburn Pool | NU0347 | T Brewis | B | E | Y | |

22/01/17 | White-fronted Goose (Eurasian) | 2 | Cocklawburn Pool | NU0347 | T Brewis | B | E | Y | |

22/01/17 | Great Northern Diver | 1 | Cheswick Black rocks | NU0347 | T Brewis | B | E | Y | |

22/01/17 | Red-throated Diver | c. 30 | Cheswick Sands | +/-5 | T Brewis | B | E | Y | |

22/01/17 | Common Scoter | c. 200 | Cheswick Sands | +/-20 | T Brewis | B | E | Y | |

19/01/17 | Red-throated Diver | 7 | Spittal Bay | NU05B | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

19/01/17 | Guillemot | 2 | Spittal Bay | NU05B | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

19/01/17 | Dog Otter | 1 | Calot Shad,Tweed Estuary | NU05A | Feeding at low tide | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

18/01/17 | Teal | 30 | Middle Ord pond | NT95Q | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

18/01/17 | Wigeon | 14 | Middle Ord pond | NT95Q | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

16/01/17 | Pink-footed Goose | c.280 | Tweedmouth | NT95V | Flying west, high off the sea | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

13/01/17 | Eider | 36 | Meadow Haven | NU0052 | Feeding on high tide behind the Pier wall. | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

12/01/17 | Mute Swan | 2 | Harbour below Old Bridge | NU005522 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Eider Duck | 8 | Harbour below Old Bridge | NU005522 | 4 male, 4 female | R.Drew | B | E | Y |

12/01/17 | Red-breasted Merganser | 1 | Harbour below Old Bridge | NU005522 | 1 male | R.Drew | B | E | Y |

12/01/17 | Great Black-backed Gull | 3 | Harbour below Old Bridge | NU005522 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Herring Gull | 682 | Harbour below Old Bridge | NU005522 | Gathering on Sandstell Point as high tide subsided | R.Drew | B | E | Y |

12/01/17 | Eider | 1 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Goldeneye | 3 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Cormorant | 3 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Shag | 1 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Sanderling | 54 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Turnstone | 37 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Dunlin | 4 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Redshank | 96 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Black-headed Gull | 110 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Common Gull | 5 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Herring Gull | 2 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Rock Pipit | 14 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Meadow Pipit | 2 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Pied Wagtail | 6 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Stonechat | 2 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Song Thrush | 1 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Carrion Crow | 2 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Linnet | 50 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | Approx 50 birds in close flock on cliff top | R.Drew | B | E | Y |

12/01/17 | Goldfinch | 3 | Little Beach, Berwick-upon-Tweed | NU006526 | R.Drew | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | White-fronted Goose | 8 | Cocklawburn pond | NU0348 | Eurapean birds with 104 Greylag. | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

12/01/17 | Sanderling | 38 | Cocklawburn | NU0348 | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

12/01/17 | Twite | 5 | Cheswick Black rocks | NU0348 | Feeding on shoreline | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

11/01/17 | Lapwing | 140 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

11/01/17 | Red-throated Diver | 1 | Tweedmouth Dock | NT95V | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

09/01/17 | Marsh Tit | 1 | New Mills Wood, Nr Canty's Brig | NT95L | Still hanging on. Start of spring vocals and establishing territories. | T Brewis | B | E | Y |

08/01/17 | Grey Partridge | 5 | West Ord | NT95K | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

06/01/17 | Red-throated Diver | 1 | Tweed Estuary | NU0032 | Present all week | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

06/01/17 | Goldeneye | 34 | Tweedmouth Dock | NT95V | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

06/01/17 | Glaucous Gull | 1 | Calot Shad | NU0032 | Immature flew in to roost off sea. 2.30 p.m. | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

06/01/17 | Bar-tailed Godwit | 10 | Calot Shad,Tweed Estuary | NU0032 | Feeding at low tide | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

04/01/17 | Otter | 1 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | M | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Grey Heron | 8 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Mute Swan | 7 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Whooper Swan | 1 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Goosander | 2 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Red-breasted Merganser | 7 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Eider | 15 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Goldeneye | 27 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Mallard | 7 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Teal | 9 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Wigeon | 27 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Peregrine | 1 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Redshank | 8 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Dunlin | 8 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Curlew | 14 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Lapwing | 64 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Great Black-backed Gull | 23 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Black-headed Gull | 24 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Common Gull | 5 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Herring Gull | 216 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Pied Wagtail | 7 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Grey Wagtail | 2 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Blackbird | 5 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Wren | 10 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Dunnock | 1 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Robin | 7 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Goldcrest | 1 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Blue Tit | 2 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Coal Tit | 1 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | House Sparrow | 15 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Linnet | 2 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Bullfinch | 1 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Goldfinch | 2 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Rook | 52 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Carrion Crow | 13 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Jackdaw | 17 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

04/01/17 | Yellowhammer | 5 | R. Tweed: Old Bridge-A1 Bridge | R Drew | B | E | Y | ||

03/01/17 | White-fronted Goose | 5 | Cocklawburn pond | NU0348 | With 84 grazing Greylag | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

03/01/17 | Lapwing | 136 | Cocklawburn | NU0348 | Plus, 36 Golden Plover | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

03/01/17 | Common Scoter | 84 | Cocklawburn | NU0348 | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

02/01/17 | Peregrine | 1 | A1 nr Oldhill | NT95V | Female? | T Brewis | B | E | Y |

01/01/17 | Goldeneye | 27 | West Ord | NT95K | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y | |

01/01/17 | Teal | 14 | West Ord | NT95K | also 3 Whooper Swans here | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |

01/01/17 | Woodpigeon | C.560 | New Water Heugh | NT95R | Feeding in single Kale field | M Hutcheson | B | E | Y |