Bird & wildlife sightings from the Barnsley recording area.
Monday, 10 July 2017
Low Moor 10/7/17.
A productive couple of hours this afternoon with 2 Hobbys hunting barnside moor ridge and shaw clough. They were fighting at one point over a prey item which looked like an hirundine. Also a Merlin was mobbing a Buzzard over midhope moors. Kestrel 4, C Buzzard total 4, Sparrowhawk 1 fem., again found by the upper midhope Swallows. Snipe 1 showed well, Grey Heron 1 w. over fenny common, 1 GS Pecker, 4 Siskin.