Bird & wildlife sightings from the Barnsley recording area.
Wednesday, 4 January 2017
Red Kite 3/1/17. / Ewden valley 4/1/17.
Red Kite flew w over bella wood just e of Goldthorpe early afternoon. It carried on w but lost to view over Goldthorpe and thought to be just in the Barnsley recording area. Ewden shooting lodge and return today. - very quiet with ad.fem. Peregrine and a pair of Ravens showing well at the lodge. Nowt on the way up or down. Single Brambling showed well at the broomhead farm entrance but no sign of the recent flock. Also Nuthatch, Coal Tit, Goldcrest here.