Saturday, January 14, 2017

Wild Goose Chase

Managed to see 5 species of Geese today. Tundra Bean at Blackmoorfoot, 2 Eurasian White fronted geese at Ingbirchworth  plus Pink foot at both sites and Greylag and Canada at the latter. Also a large flock of Brambling at Ingbirchworth and plenty of Fieldfare in the field with a few Tree Sparrow and Yellowhammer












                                                   


                                                  

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Pallid Harrier

Spent Saturday at Welwick Saltmarsh and saw an incredible 9 species of raptor. The juvenile Pallid Harrier was seen a few times initial view was alongside a Hen Harrier and Peregrine. Also see were Kestrel, Merlin, Marsh Harrier, Short eared Owl, Sparrowhawk and Common Buzzard

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Monday, November 14, 2016

Ring necked Parakeet

Short winter day birding produced good view of Hawfinch at Sizergh Castle, Ring necked Parakeet at Lytham cemetery and Scaup at Farehaven Lake







Tuesday, November 8, 2016