Thursday, October 03, 2019

Gorple and Blake Dean

Gorple - 2 hrs of not much at all. ! No sign of the Rock Pipit.
1 male Stonechat
c80 Mallard
3 Greylag Geese and a Canada
17 Lapwing high. >Nw
2 alba wagtails
2 Red-legged Partridge

In contrast Blake Dean was 'buzzing'
Male Ring Ouzel with c15 Mistle Thrush all in the field, near Widdop Gate pull in, got 'spooked' by a Peregrine
2 Sparrowhawks
6 Redwing
c10 Reed Buntings
6 House Martins
c20 Swallows
Plenty Meadow Pipits


Brian Sumner . said...

Well worth the trip in the end Dave. No Ring Ouzels at Fly Flatts again this year. Another bird getting rarer.

Bradshaw Rambler said...

Impressive list of birds there Dave.