The Black-winged Pratincole remained at the Ouse Washes RSPB until 7th. Other highlights from the Ouse Washes RSPB were up to seven Curlew Sandpiper 29th-30th, Little Stint, Spotted Redshank and up to eighteen Garganey. A Corncrake was still singing near Earith until 2nd.
Twenty Arctic Skuas and six Great Skuas flew into Cambridgeshire airspace from Sutton Bridge 26th.
A Glossy Ibis was at Wicken Fen NT from 22nd and presumably the same bird was seen earlier at Kingfishers Bridge 19th.
A Temminck’s Stint was at Grafham Water from 29th. Also there during the month were a few Black Terns, three Sandwich Terns 24th, two Arctic Terns 26th and up to three Garganey.
A flock of fifty or so Knot that flew over Paxton Pits must have been an extraordinary sight in Cambridgeshire 2nd. Also there during August were a couple of Little Stint, Garganey, Black Tern 26th and two Redstarts 29th.
Other Redstarts included one at Blackbush 20th and two at Fowlmere RSPB 30th. Seventy Yellow Wagtails were also at Fowlmere 31st. A Black Redstart was at Murrow 22nd
A Spotted Redshank was at Berry Fen 25th and one was at Fen Drayton Lakes RSPB the next day 26th. One or two Wood Sandpipers were at Burwell Fen 4th-8th, plus a Little Stint 27th and up to five Garganey.