Tuesday, 10 December 2013
Friday, 1 November 2013 to Saturday, 30 November 2013
Tuesday, 1 October 2013 to Thursday, 31 October 2013
Sunday, 1 September 2013 to Monday, 30 September 2013Highlights: A Black Stork circled over Portinscale (23rd) while up to 13 Glossy Ibises graced the Kent Estuary at High Foulshaw (from 28th) and another flew east over Drumburgh Moss (29th). A first-winter Red-breasted Flycatcher trapped and ringed at Walney Bird Observatory (20th) was the first in the county since 1988. An adult American Golden Plover was reported on three occasions at Anthorn (20th-27th).
Thursday, 1 August 2013 to Saturday, 31 August 2013
Highlights: A Wryneck at Torver Low Common (31st) was a good inland find.
Bassenthwaite Lake: The Ospreys successfully fledged their two young. Other sightings included a drake Common Scoter.
Monday, 1 July 2013 to Wednesday, 31 July 2013
Bassenthwaite Lake: The Ospreys and their two young continued to thrive.
Saturday, 1 June 2013 to Sunday, 30 June 2013
Highlights: Cumbria’s fourth Spotted Sandpiper was found at Workington harbour (12th) but failed to linger.
Bassenthwaite Lake: The Ospreys hatched two young.
Wednesday, 1 May 2013 to Friday, 31 May 2013
Monday, 1 April 2013 to Tuesday, 30 April 2013
Highlights: A singing male Serin, Cumbria’s fifth, was a brief visitor to the observatory garden at South Walney (19th) and a Hoopoe was photographed in a garden at Penton (22nd). The Todd’s Canada Goose was seen again among the Barnacle Geese at Whitrigg (10th).
Friday, 1 March 2013 to Sunday, 31 March 2013
Friday, 1 February 2013 to Thursday, 28 February 2013Highlights: The Todd’s Canada Goose, last seen in October 2012, reappeared among the Barnacle Geese at Whitrigg and Newton Marsh (26th-28th) while the drake Green-winged Teal lingered at Hodbarrow (to 18th).