Bird & wildlife sightings from the Barnsley recording area.
Saturday, 5 November 2016
Wilthorpe Marsh / Low Moor. 5/11/16.
W.M.- a.m., Jack Snipe 9, Common Snipe 12, Green Sand 1, W Rail 1, Siskin 1, Redwing 100ish, low number with still an abundance of hawthorne berries. Low Moor - a couple of hours this aft. Bitterly cold with a big reduction in birds compared to last weekend. - C Buzzard 1, Kes 2, Raven 1 pair, Fieldfare 120+, Siskin 3. 9 large grey geese over high s.e. were thought to be Beans.