East Prawle

Another Yellow browed warbler, this one at Moorwell Pond.A dainty bird with a wing length of 52 mm. The lower limit for the species is 51 mm.,so this bird is at the bottom end of the scale and a female.At Prawle Point ( reserve and car park) an imm. f. Firecrest(caught and ringed) but very little else, just 4 Chiffchaffs and 1 Goldcrest.( still no significant passage for this species ) 4 Woodlarks overhead.

Yellow Browed Warbler.
Yellow Browed Warbler.

Posted October 17th, 2016 at 4:46 pm by Alan K Searle in Scarce / Rare Birds & Passage Counts