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Leicestershire & Rutland Sightings Archive 2017 - January

08/01/17 - 14:25 - Waxwing - Ratby - 6 in garden at nearby Kirby Muxloe also 12 heading S 
08/01/17 - LNY - Glaucous Gull - Eyebrook Reservoir - 1 yesterday not Iceland Gull. 
08/01/17 - Green-winged Teal - Rutland Water - drk still today. 
08/01/17 - Waxwing - Countesthorpe - 1 in Buckingham Road. 
08/01/17 - Red-necked Grebe - Rutland Water - still in South Arm also 3 Scaup. 
08/01/17 - 11:44 - Waxwing - Hinckley - 15 on Cromarty Drive in housing estate near Triumph garage. 
08/01/17 - Great White Egret - Rutland Water - still in North Arm also Slavonian Grebe & 2 Black-necked Grebe. 
08/01/17 - 10:30 - Waxwing - Oakham - still at entrance to Graffham Drive. 
08/01/17 - Surf Scoter - Rutland Water - 1w still at E end of dam. 
07/01/17 - Red-necked Grebe - Rutland Water - 1 still in South Arm III today also 3 Scaup. 
07/01/17 - 10:15 - Slavonian Grebe - Rutland Water - 1 still in North Arm also 3 Black-necked Grebe, 2 Great White Egret & 2 drk Smew plus Green-winged Teal near Willow right of fisherman's c / pk. 
07/01/17 - 09:50 - Waxwing - Oakham - 12 in Graffham Drive/Braunston Road.
07/01/17 - Surf Scoter - Rutland Water - 1w still off dam this morning. 
06/01/17 - LNY - Rough-legged Buzzard - Thorpe Satchville - p. yesterday to S between Twyford & Marefield. 
05/01/17 - Green-winged Teal - Rutland Water - drk still in North Arm. 
05/01/17 - 15:00 - Waxwing - Hinckley - 23 still at roundabout by entrance to Triumph Motorcycles.
05/01/17 - 14:10 - Surf Scoter - Rutland Water - juv still off S end of dam plus Cattle Egret on Lagoon III
05/01/17 - Red-necked Grebe - Rutland Water - still in South Arm III also 4 Scaup, 4 Smew  (1drk), 3 Great White Egret in North Arm with Slavonian Grebe & Black-necked Grebe. 
05/01/17 - 10:41 - Waxwing - Loughborough - 12 off Nanpantan Road on Thirlmere Drive but mobile. 
04/01/17 - Waxwing - Loughborough - 14 off Nanpantan Road this morning. 
04/01/17 - Waxwing - Hinckley - 25 around Triumph Motor Cycles early afternoon. 
04/01/17 - Surf Scoter - Rutland Water - 1w drk still off dam with Tufted Duck & showing well. 
03/01/17 - Great White Egret - Rutland Water - 2 in North Arm also 2 Black-necked Grebe & 2 Smew at Burley Fishponds. 
03/01/17 - 10:50 - Surf Scoter - Rutland Water - still today. 
03/01/17 - LNY - Waxwing - Oakham - 22 yesterday at Bruanston Drive. 
02/01/17 - 11:30 - Waxwing - Loughborough - c.25 at Thirlmere Drive/Nanpantan Road junction.
02/01/17 - 13:51 - Whooper Swan - Sence Valley Forest Park - 3 in field N of c / pk. 
02/01/17 - Green-winged Teal - Rutland Water - no sign of drk in North Arm by mid-afternoon but 2 Great White Egret. 
02/01/17 - Slavonian Grebe - Rutland Water - in South Arm III also drk Smew & Common Scoter. 
02/01/17 - Smew - Rutland Water - 9 6 redhead 3 drk from Crake Hide & 3 redhead from Smew Hide. 
02/01/17 - Smew - Rutland Water - 3 redhead from Smew Hide.
02/01/17 - 08:00 - Waxwing - Hinckley - still on A47 by Triumph roundabout. 
02/01/17 - 08:03 - Surf Scoter - Rutland Water - 1w drk still off dam. 
01/01/17 - Surf Scoter - Rutland Water - 1w still at E end of dam. 
01/01/17 - LNY - Smew - Eyebrook Reservoir - 3 still off Stoke Dry c / pk yesterday. 

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Sightings Key
LN - Late News
LNY - Late News Yesterday
BG - BirdGuides
BI - Bird Information
RBN - Rare Bird Network
CT55 - Car Trip & number
c. - Bird/s Circling
p. - Possible or Probable
r. - Reported (not confirmed)
h. - Heard Bird (not seen)
q. - Quartering Bird
e. - Elusive Bird
*04:00 - Confirmed Sighting Time/s
unc/r - Unconfirmed Report 
unc - Unconfirmed Sighting
und - Undisclosed Site
sev - Several people seen bird/s
sev/l - Several people looking for bird/s
ecl - Eclipsed Bird
esc - Presumed Escaped Bird
err - Erroneous
sp. - Abbreviation for Species
spp - Subspecies
ssp - Family identified Species not 
drk - Drake Bird
ringtail - Female Bird
redhead - Female Bird
1cy - First year Bird
2cy - Second year Bird
3cy - Third year Bird
sub-ad - Sub adult Bird
ad - Adult Bird
juv - Juvenile Bird
imm - Immature Bird
1w - 1st Winter Plumage
1s - 1st Summer Plumage
V/C - Visitor Centre