Wednesday, 11 May 2011


With the change in wind direction had an away day with Doug Stannard covering the south Datmoor sites

Day started well at Buckfastleigh at 9.00 from the main road bridge Mandarin, & Dipper.

Yarner Wood - Wood Warbler, Pied Fly, Spot Fly, Redstart, Cuckoo, Tree Pipit, Garden Warbler.

Trendlebeare Down - Siskin, Bullfinch, Tree Pipit.

Challaborough Farm / Soussons--2 garden Warbler, 6 Siskin, 1 SpotFly, 6 Cuckoo, Nutchatch, 4 Whinchat, 4 Redstart, Green Woodpecker, Wheatear, Reed Bunting.

Late news from Tues at 16.30 on Thurlestone marsh a m Little Ringed Plover ( 6th record of the spring)