Friday, 13 March 2015

Swalesmoor after Work

                    Had a walk up Swalesmoor after work but not much to see,
                    a few Greenfinch & Chaffinch at bottom of Ringby Lane,
                    12 Linnet flying about and 4 Meadow Pipit's on highest
                    field, 1 Kestrel hovering nr the ski slope.
                               Garden had 10 Goldfinch on feeders arguing a lot,
                    4 Greenfinch, 2 Chaffinch, 2 Dunnock and 1 Blue Tit and
                    a low flyover by 3 Whooper Swans going towards Northowram
                    or Oakenshaw where they've been seen congregating in Caldene
                    fields. Oh and two what looked like grouse flying off from
                    Ringby quarry.
 





2 comments:

  1. You did well to get up Swalesmoor on such a poor day Dave.
    John

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  2. It brightened up for about an hour John and had the place to myself but no joy with the Little Owl, the two grouse like birds puzzled me though.

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