Birdbrain Stuff

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Blacktoft Sands

Courtesy of DW.
Several Swallows, House Martins, 3 Swift. Hobby, 8 Spotted & 1 Common Redshank, c15 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Green Sandpiper.


Taken by DW



DW version


Few Gadwall, Teal, Mallard, Little Grebe. 4 Mute Swan, 1 Grey Heron, 5 Little Egret, few Coot & Moorhen.
c6 Marsh Harrier, 1 Barn Owl. 3 each Whitethroat & Bearded Tit, 2 Blackcap, 1 WW & Chiffchaff, few Reed & Sedge Warbler, ditto Reed Bunting & Tree Sparrow. 1 each Cormorant & Goldfinch, 4 Cettis Warbler.





A good session enabling both Dave and I to top up the annual list by 3/4 species and a lifer for the man himself.