Thursday, June 19, 2014

Mankinholes, Lumbutts, Langfield and Gaddings Dam

Time for a local walk this morning and I've been missing the local patch, so I spent a few hours wandering around and catching up on what's about.

Great Spotted Woodpecker - 1 at Mankinholes
Linnet - 4 (2 juvs)
Little Owl -1
Song Thrush - 1
Lesser Black backed Gull - 1 over Lumbutts
Willow Warbler - 2 at Lee Dam
Blackcap - 1
Reed Bunting - 3 at Langfield
Stonechat - 2
Kestrel - 1
Ringed Plover - 2 at Gaddings Dam
Dunlin - 1
Swift - 5
Mallard ducklings - 6, downy but no sign of adults

Lots of Mipits, Skylarks and Swallows.
Song Thrush
Ringed Plover and Dunlin
Dunlin at Gaddings Dam
Dunlin in flight


Dave Sutcliffe said...

Nice one to get a Dunlin in flight - tricky!

Jeff Cox said...

Cheers Dave. I've been saving for 2 years to get a better lens (400mm) and I reckon I might have enough by early next year!