Monday, 2 May 2016

The Edge 02.05.16

Wombwell Ings - Present were 5 Mute Swan, 42 Canada Geese, 13 Greylag, 2 Shelduck, 13 Tufted Duck, 11 Mallard. 4 Gadwall, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 5 Coot, 2 Moorhen, 1 Sparrowhawk, 4 Lapwing, 1 Ringed Plover, 1 Little Ringed Plover, 1 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 1 Dunlin, 1 Common Sandpiper, 13 BH Gull, 1 LBB Gull, 1 Mistle Thrush, 3 Pied Wagtail, 1 Grey Wagtail and 2 Linnet.
Warbler Way - Singing Males 10 Chiffchaff, 9 Willow Warbler, 5 Blackcap, 5 Whitethroat, 1 Willow Tit and 1 yaffling Green Woodpecker.
Bolton Ings - On the open water were 3 Mute Swan, 4 Greylag, 13 Tufted Duck, 5 Pochard, 4 Mallard, 4 Gadwall, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Little Grebe, c500 BH Gull, 3 LBB Gull and 1 Common Gull. Also present were 17 Canada Geese, 1 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk and 1 Kestrel.
Broomhill Flash - Noted were 2 Mute Swan, 18 Canada Geese, 2 Greylag, 1 Shelduck, 21 Tufted Duck, 9 Mallard, 9 Gadwall, 6 Pochard, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, 2 Red Legged Partridge, 1 Grey Partridge, 25 Coot, 5 Moorhen, 2 Lapwing, 130+ BH Gull and 1 LBB Gull.

1 comment:

Michael Rushton said...

19.15 pm Broomhill Flash.

Gadwall 12, 2 Great Crested Grebe, Yellow Wag 1 and a fox carrying a coot/moorhen.