Birdbrain Stuff

Sunday, July 10, 2016

Local Walk

0940 hrs. Swift, 5 Swallow, 3 Whitethroat, LEO, 1 each Common & LBB Gull. Down in a newly created scrape were 4 Lapwing and a feeding Snipe. The regular chipper was going bananas and I saw it flying - I suspect breeding success. A Pheasant brood - probably the ones from couple weeks back, now able to fly short distances. One male Reed Bunting,1 Pied Wagtail, 4 Skylark, few Meadow Pipits, c7 Goldfinch, similar Linnet, several Starling. I got one unid Phylosc warbler flitting from bush to bush, prolly a WW also a Mistle Thrush. A Grey Wagtail hanging around Brighouse Rd drug trafficking lights.