Saturday, 20 March 2021

19th - 20th March

 Highlights from the 19th included 2 Pink-footed Goose, 2 Shelduck, 4 Goldeneye, a Merlin, a Hen Harrier, a Peregrine, a Knot, 7 Black-tailed Godwit, 13 Redwing, 6 Fieldfare, 2 Robin and 3 Pied Wagtail. 

juvenile female Merlin

New birds on the 20th included the first Rook of the year, a juvenile Iceland Gull, a Lesser Black-backed Gull, a Snow Bunting and Pied Wagtail numbers rose to 8. 

Lapwings have been displaying and Skylarks are singing which is always great to see. 

Snow Bunting

Rook with the Old Beacon in the background

No comments: