Thursday, February 06, 2020

Cold Edge ...

Cold Edge
9 Whooper Swans on the lower dam found mid day and still present 15:00. Martyn H.
Also mid afternoon 22 Lapwing arrived and landed on the moor
39 Greylag Geese arrived from Fly Flatts direction (thanks for the call Bri)

Also 6 Whooper Swans on middle Walshaw today (PGr).
Hopefully we will find a few more in the next week or two !

Withens Head
380+ Fieldfare with c300 Starlings
1 Kestrel

Elsewhere, I also came across this beauty later in the afternoon.
 Long-eared Owl


Brian Sumner . said...

Some good posing there for you Dave

Steve Blacksmith said...

Great shots Dave!

Bradshaw Rambler said...

Nice one Dave - a really special bird to see and photography.

Dave Franz said...

Nice Leo Dave.

Annie Honjo said...

Beautiful shots Dave! The third pose is very cat-like, don't you think?

AndyC said...


Dave Brotherton said...

Great find and shots Dave and thanks for the heads up.