This is the blog for bird sightings and related news in the Calderdale area. It is generally updated daily. Any non-member wishing to report and post sightings should send them to info(at)calderdalebirds(dot)co(dot)uk
Saturday, October 27, 2018
Still at least 30 Crossbills in the plantation at Walshaw Dean today. Managed to phone scope a Juv/female on maximum fire power, scope on 60x with a little bit of digital zoom on the camera phone. The birds can be very flighty so a lot of patience may be needed.