Anglers CP: A Brambling flew over..
Birds ringed today included a Mealy Redpoll, 11 Lesser Redpoll, 4 Chaffinch and 1 Reed Bunting.
Cold Hiendley area: Grey Wagtail 1. Grey Partridge 11. Chiffchaff 1.
Haw Park Wood: Siskin 35 + 2 ACP. Nuthatch 3. Treecreeper 2. Goldcrest 10 + 1 HPLane.
Wintersett Res: 331 Pink-footed Geese going west - 100 + 130 at 08.50hrs + 50 at 10.20 + 51 at 15.00hrs. 38 Golden Plover flew over west. 2 male Cetti's Warblers - boathouse reeds and west bank. Water Rail 2 + 1 CHRes.
WRes. Gull Roost:
Notables: Visiting birder, Daniel Langston, picked up a pale juvenile Glaucous Gull flying in at 15.25hrs. It left south at 15.35hrs. An adult Yellow-legged Gull was picked up at 15.55hrs. A dark juvenile Glaucous Gull (looked like bird from Wednesday 4th) was in from 16.20hrs. An adult Mediterranean Gull was seen at 16.40hrs and a 1st W Caspian Gull was also seen.
Totals: Great Black-backed Gull 140, Herring Gull 1500, Lesser Black-backed Gull 7. At dark lots of big gulls were still coming in from Hampole.
Other Critters: A large Bat was over WRes. at dusk. A Weasel was seen on Haw Park Lane.
|Juvenile Glaucous Gull WRes. CSwaine|
Pale Juvenile Glaucous Gull WRes, SDenny
Juvenile Glaucous Gull WRes. CSwaine