Friday, 19 August 2016

The Edge 19.08.16

Wombwell Ings - Present were 2 Mute Swan, 20 Canada Geese, 2 Greylag, 33 Mallard, 36 Teal, 3 Gadwall, 2 Shoveler, 1 Wigeon, 1 Cormorant, 4 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Moorhen, 37 Lapwing, 4 Dunlin, 1 Snipe, 1 Greenshank, 39 BH Gull, 8 Pied Wagtail and c100 House Martin.
Broomhill Flash - Noted were 2 Mute Swan, 27 Canada Geese, 57 Gadwall, 29 Mallard, 29 Tufted Duck, 24 Teal, 28 Little Grebe, 1+1y Great Crested Grebe, 4 Cormorant, 10 Little Egret, 112 Coot, 22 Moorhen, 41 Lapwing, 10+ Snipe, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank and 32 BH Gull.
Bolton Ings - On the open water were 2+4y Mute Swan, 71 Canada Geese, 25 Greylag, 20 Pochard, 18 Gadwall, 13 Tufted Duck, 9 Mallard, 1 Wigeon, 7 Little Grebe, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 66 Coot, 1 Moorhen and 5 LBB Gull. Also present were 2 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron and 41 Lapwing (+ a flock of c150 flying NE at 11.40am ).

1 comment:

Michael Rushton said...

Also 2 Yellow Wagtail, 5 Wigeon, 1 Common Sand and a LBB Gull.