Cold Hiendley Field: Skylark 700. Yellowhammer 18. Reed Bunting 25.
Haw Park Wood: Siskin 3
Wintersett Res: A male Cetti's Warbler was heard in the boathouse reeds. Chiffchaff 1.
Birds ringed today:- Archie caught a first year female, Green Woodpecker at WRes. - the first for many years. At ACP 4 Lesser Redpoll, 1 Chaffinch and 2 Redwing were ringed and a Mealy Redpoll, ringed on the 11.12.16, was retrapped.
Both Gull Roosts were watched this afternoon:
Notables were 2 adult Caspian Gulls and a 1st W Yellow-legged Gull all on WRes.
Totals were: Great Black-backed 63 (30 ACP + 33 WRes.)
Lesser Black-backed 8 ( 5 ACP + 3 WRes.)
Herring 1610 (730 ACP + 880 WRes.)
Common 1600 WRes.
Black-headed Gull 10000 WRes.
|Green Woodpecker 1stY female WRes BBailey|
|Fabulous Fieldfare CHRes CSwaine|