Saturday, 13 August 2016

Wintersett 13.08.16

Up to 18 degrees with sunny spells and a cool westerly in the normal world.   Quite cold on Vis. Mig. Hill this morning from 08.30 to 11.00hrs.
Anglers CP:  2 juvenile Mediterrranean Gulls were on the lake.   A  juvenile Peregrine flew over.   3 juvenile Kestrels were along the hill all morning as the farmer turned the hay meadow.  Common Sandpiper 1,  Little Grebe 1, Teal 1 and Pochard 3.
Wintersett Res: A Hobby was hunting over.  Swift 50, and Common Tern 5.
Lepidoptera: A Holly Blue flew part WRes bench, where we went to warm up, after what turned out to be a non- migration watch.

                Mediterranean Gull  Juv.     ACP   PMeredith

             Mediterranean Gull  Juv.     ACP   PMeredith

One of three juvenile Kestrels hunting over ACP      PMeredith

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