A very cold 3 - 7 degrees with 0/8, but increasing cloud, and a north westerly breeze.
Anglers CP Vis Mig: 07.00 - 09.00hrs
Going west: Fieldfare 85, Redwing 20, Starling 39 and Chaffinch 1.
Anglers CP: Pink-footed Goose 1. Little Grebe 7 + 8 WRes..
Golf Course: .A Jack Snipe was in the field marsh. 2 Nuthatch were on the cafe feeders
Haw Park Canal: Siskin 1.
Cold Hiendley SF: Grey Partridge 4.
Wintersett Res: A Water Rail was calling in the boathouse reeds. 16 Whooper Swans dropped on briefly this morning and 9 more (4 adults + 5 juveniles) flew north at 15.25 hrs. A Linnet flew over. At dusk, a BITTERN flew from the south east corner reeds, following the east bank before curving over the water and dropping in the west bank marsh. A Woodcock flew over the west bank field.
Anglers CP Gull Roost: 21 Great Blackbacked Gulls, 8 Lesser Black-backed Gulls and, 200 Herring Gulls
Wintersett Res. Roost: Poor number of big gulls, with just 17 Herring Gulls in tonight.