Bird & wildlife sightings from the Barnsley recording area.
Saturday, 27 September 2014
Ewden, stone circle track. Nowt of note on the way up apart from a party of 7 Jackdaws. Only low cloud and drizzle after an hour at the lodge but better luck on the way back with a close up Peregrine, 1 Raven and 2 Buzzards. Carried on at Low Moor/ Midhope for a couple of hours where the weather was much better but nowt special birdwise, - Buzzard 10+, Kestrel 6+, Sparrowhawk 1, Raven 1, Green Woodpecker 1, Siskin 5, House Martin 13. Roll on the next easterlies for the coast.