Bird & wildlife sightings from the Barnsley recording area.
Friday, 23 December 2016
Wilthorpe Marsh 23/12/16.
3 Chiffchaffs in the sewage farm area but mobile. A paler one seen briefly was possibly a tristis and will be looked for again. Also Green Sandpiper here. Nearby 3 Jacks and 8 Common Snipe central marsh, Redwings down in number but still about 100 and 1 Willow Tit. Poor on the oxbow pond, just 10 Teal and 1 imm Mute Swan.