Monday, 24 February 2014

Pitsford WeBs


Today was spent at Pitsford Reservoir, completing the monthly WeBs count.  Birds noted included the Great Northern Diver (near the Holly Tree), a Great White Egret (Moulton Grange Bay), a Little Egret, an adult male Peregrine, an Oystercatcher, 67 Snipe, a Jack Snipe, a Green Sandpiper, the immature drake Scaup (Holly Tree area), a Ross's Goose, a Bar-headed Goose, 9 Goosanders, 1-2 Raven(s), 2 Nuthatches, 2 Chiffchaffs, 3 Grey Wagtails, 6 Bramblings, 2 redpoll sp and 20 Siskins.

Four Bramblings were present at Harrington Airfield this afternoon and a Green Sandpiper was present yesterday.


Eleanor and Neil

Black-headed Gull
Pitsford Res

Drake Goldeneye
Pitsford Res

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