Bird & wildlife sightings from the Barnsley recording area.
Sunday, 20 November 2016
Low Moor / Wilthorpe Marsh 20/11/16.
Low Moor - 1pm to 3-50pm when the light was poor. Cold with a good sprinkling of snow on pike lowe. Very steady - 4 C Buzzard with a very pale one, Sprawk 1, Kes 1, Crossbill 1+ heard only, Raven 2, Snipe 1, Fieldfare 150. Wilthorpe Marsh a.m. - very steady, Green Sand 1, Little Egret 2, Snipe mostly left alone but 1 Jack and 8 Common on the fringes. Redwing 200, Goldfinch 60, Redpoll 45, Bullfinch 9.