Bird & wildlife sightings from the Barnsley recording area.
Sunday, 18 December 2016
Wilthorpe Marsh 18/12/16.
Steady with - 100ish Pinkfeet w at 11-50am, total of 32 Common Snipe and 3 Jacks flushed from central marsh. Sewage farm checked with 60 Pied Wagtails and 15 Meadow Pipits were the only pipits. Oxbow lake had fem. Pintail and drake Wigeon. Also in the area, 120 Woodpigeon, 2 GS Peckers, 2 ad. Common Gulls down, 1 Redpoll.