Sunday, January 20, 2013

Mixenden Res'r and Hunter Hill

4 Goldeneye (1 drake) on the res'r
180 B H Gulls
50 Common Gulls
c35 Jackdaws

Hunter Hill
5 Herring Gulls went over north (1 ad, 2 - 3rd winter and 2- 1st winter birds closely followed by a massive adult Great Black-backed Gull again heading north towards Ogden/Thornton Moor and calling. It looked fantastic showing every detail of the underwing.

3 Roe Deer nearby
2 Great Spotted Woodpeckers
1 Kestrel over the golf course

3 comments:

Muxy said...

Both cold edge dams totally frozen this aft so nowt on. Around 20 grouse were together up there . Sparrowhawk near delvers.

DJSutcliffe said...

Lots of open water at Mixenden but not sure what Ogden is like.

Brian Sumner . said...

Ogden was completely ice free on Sunday morning same as Mixenden.
Nice one on the gulls Dave, shame we can,t get any down.