Thursday, 30 September 2010

Thurlestone, Soar etc.

Thursday 30/9 (08.30) - Thurleston Marsh

1 jv Ring Ouzel - in bushes feeding at back of my garden. Also 1 Chiffchaff , 2 Blackcap. 2 Black T Godwit still on the Marsh.

Bolberry to Soar Mill valley (09.15 - 13.00)

Big influx of Blackcap at least 40, 1 jv Barred Warbler moving with them. Good views twice,spent most of the time deep in the Brambles & hawtorn . also 25+ Chiffchsffs, 1 Spotted Fly,4 Wheatear, 5 Cirl Bunt. 1 Merlin

[from Mike Passman]