South Brent

A visit to a private lake near South Brent gave a counted flock of 73 Wigeon, 4  Mallard, 4 Moorhen, 1 Coot, at least2 Little Grebe, Buzzard, Raven and a Green Woodpecker calling.

Small species included Long Tailed Tits, Gold Crests, Goldfinch and Pied Wagtail.

On the River Avon at Brent Mill a Dipper.

Around home a total of 28 species, including 17 Goldfinch on the feeders first thing this morning along with 3 Siskin, Nuthatch, Greenfinch, male and female Greater Spotted Woodpeckers, Pied and Grey Wagtails, Buzzard, Sparrow Hawk, 2 Stock Dove flew over and then circled the house field, Jay, 2 Bullfinch, Raven overhead,small numbers of both Fieldfare and Redwing, Long Tailed Tits around the feeders and hedgerows for most of the day.

Posted January 6th, 2016 at 4:27 pm by Steve Hopper in Bird News