Monday, 9 January 2012

The year rolls on

Big thanks again to HVWG who has been keeping a rolling total of the figures over the first week of the year:

By 2nd:
71 Feral Pigeon D wall
72 Kingfisher WNR

By 4th:
73 Garganey WNR
74 Cettis Warbler South Lagoon

By 5th:
75 Canada Goose SME
76 Shelduck SME
77 Fieldfare Top of site

By 6th:
78 Common Buzzard Struncheon (W over WNR 8th)
79 Hen Harrier E of River.
80 Starling Top of site.

By 7th:
81 Iceland Gull D res

By 8th:
82 Lesser Redpoll Nth Lagoon
83 Pink-footed Goose WNR
84 Grey Heron W over WNR
85 Green sandpiper Hempholme

Still no mention of Song Thrush this year.

Birds present yesterday (the 8th) included:
2 smew:

garganey WNR, green winged teal still WNR and O res (same bird). 2 mediterranean gull (1 st wint D then O res, adult D res,) egyptian goose and 2 pintail Watton NR, 20 siskin N Lagoon.

Med gull:

And earlier on the 5th:
O res: 940 herring gull, 8 Scandinavian herring gull.
SME: c150 curlew, 15 canada geese & 1 shelduck.
WNR: Ruff and 3 Blackwit.