Birdbrain Stuff

Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Low Moor Dams

Harold Park Lake 1000 hrs. c50 Swift. What a spectacle this was watching numbers build from 14 as they noisily geared up for migration. 1 House Martin, 3 Swallow. 6 Mute Swan, 4 GCG, 2 Grey Wagtail, c22 BHG, 6 Tufted, 2 Blackbird, 23 Canada.



Holy Cow You sure is ugly


Park Dam: 1 each Sand Martin & Swift, 3 House Martin, 9 Swallow. 16 Tufted, 6 GCG, 1 each juv LBB & adult Herring Gull, c54 BH & 5 Common. 3 Little Grebe.







3 each WW & Grey Wagtail, 3 Blackbird, c10 House Sparrow, few Goldfinch, 2 Collared Dove, Woodpigs.
Parting shot: 2 Herring Gull over > E Halifax Rd.
Shelf Moor on way back few Swallow, 9 Mistle Thrush.