Sunday, May 31, 2015

Bradley Hall

Yesterday afternoon
Just 1 f Yellowhammer
Common Buzzard over
Early returners with c30 B H Gulls heading up river
A few Swallows and Swifts about and a surprise was a flock of c40 House Martins feeding in a tight flock on emerging insects from the canal then they drifted off >N
1 Whitethroat and one or two Blackcap, Willow Warblers and 2 Chiff-Chaff singing


Matthew Broadbent said...

It seems buzzard sightings are going up in Calderdale. Is this correct?

AndyC said...

Yes this is great news, 5 years ago they were still quite scarce, I have seen them daily for the last 6 weeks from many locations in Calderdale.