Monday, February 25, 2013


Not much doing up there this afternoon
1 Moorhen
c80 Mallard
2 Canada Geese
1 drake Goldeneye
1 Kestrel
2 Redwing calls
8 Greenfinch
6 Goldfinch
Nothing found in the woodland other than an odd Coal Tit and Great Tit
c50 B H Gulls
2 Common Gulls


AndyC said...

It was tough out there today dave,walked up to Queensbury and back...a handfull of BHGulls and 2 Stock Dove..little reward for a 2 hour slog...

Brian Sumner . said...

It can only get better lads stick in there.
Have,nt seen the Moorhen at Ogden for quite a while.

AndyC said...

Im on the look out for an early migrant as soon as the wind changes...

DJSutcliffe said...

Still on the lookout for my first mipit Andy never mind migrants !!!

Jeff Cox said...

there's a few mipits down at Eastwood Water Treatment Works if you want one Dave :)

DJSutcliffe said...

Cheers Jeff! Guess they might winter there. Wintering birds at Swales last few years but none this winter since that dreaded Rye Grass mix was sown on the old quarry/landfill areas.