Thursday, 20 October 2011

Bolberry- Soar Mill Valley

Very fine morning , no wind .
6 Ring Ouzel (views down to 30ft )Lots of birds on the move & in feeding flocks, -1500+ Skylark, 300 Meadow pipit, 450 Linnet, 60 Goldfinch, 6 Bullfinch, 4 Brambling, 20 Siskin, 2 Redpoll, 4 Yellowhammer, 1 Reed Bunting, 9 Chiffchaff, 2 Blackcap, 2 Swallow, 1 m Merlin.

A Grt G Shrike reported on the message services at 10.10 this am , If the person who found it could contact me i would be very grateful- 01548 560076- this is the first record for many years . Not refound so far