Friday, 1 March 2019

Bird sightings 28/02/2019

Had a couple of hours walking around the reserve this afternoon and spotted the following birds:
grey heron, grey wagtail, mallard, teal, goosander, moorhen, cormorant, black headed gull, Canada goose, blue tit, great tit, coal tit, long tailed tit, goldfinch, bullfinch, redpoll (30+), nuthatch, sparrowhawk, wood pigeon, reed bunting, chaffinch, wren, robin, blackbird, dunnock, carrion crow and magpie.

There were also reliable reports that great spotted woodpecker, dipper and kingfisher were present.

No summer migrants yet but shouldn't be long now.


hazeyandrew II said...

Where abouts did you see the redpoll please?

Steve Midgley said...

There was one in the feeding area yesterday

Vic K said...

Sorry for the delay in getting back to you. The repolls were in the trees on the right hand side behind the feeding area.