Bird & wildlife sightings from the Barnsley recording area.
Sunday, 4 December 2016
Noon to 4pm. Very cold but plenty of sun giving top views looking towards Margery hill. Raptors few all singles - ad. Peregrine, Sparrowhawk, C Buzzard, Kestrel. Raven 1 pair seen twice, Woodpigeon flock of 60 n., Fieldfare 200 up the beck late aft. presumably to roost. Good for Brambling with about 60 up the beck valley with 2 showing well and 30 + at the entrance to broomhead farm in mixed finch flock + Nuthatch. Redpoll 1 over.