3 Mute Swans, 42 Greylag & 310 Canada Geese with one hybrid, 51 Teal, 12 Gadwall, 4 Wigeon, Little Egret, c130 Lapwings, one-possibly two juvenile Hobbies through, ad Yellow-l-Gull, few Chiffchaffs & Blackcaps still. Fairly quiet vis-mig but 120 Linnets flew south with 31 Swallows & 6 House Martins, 19 M.Pipits, 10 Pied Wags and a Tree Sparrow.
- Tues 20 August 2019
2 Mute Swans, 22 Mandarins, 2 Gadwall, 2 Teal, 111 Tufteds, 2 Pochard, the Little Grebes in Chapel Bay have two small chicks, regular Osprey 0840-0930 at least then left SW ( present off & on since 8 Aug), 8 Buzzards, Sparrowhawk, juv f. Peregrine, ‘brown’ Merlin over fields north of the res, ad Yellow-l-Gull, […]
- Mon 19 August 2019
4 Mute Swans, 122 Tufteds, Pochard, Little Egret, 63 Lapwings, 2 C.Snipe, 5 Whimbrel high over the res drifted west at 1115 and another was heard distantly at 1245, c25 Swifts, c20 Sand Martins, c100 House Martins, Spotted Flycatcher in the car park. A Tree Pipit over the main car park late afternoon was our […]