Stover Lake

 A quarter of the lake was frozen first thing with about 70 Black headed Gulls standing on the ice - No ringed or colour ringed birds seen. 1 Kingfisher, 3 Great crested Grebes, a pair of Mandarin, three Tufted Duck, a Heron and 6 Cormorants. 3 pairs of Great Spotted Woodpecker active with drumming noted. A pair of raven and buzzard calling along with singing Mistle Thrush and Chaffinches. Several male siskins singing. No Common Snipe seen but last fridays count was c216.

Posted February 16th, 2016 at 12:30 pm by JDA in General Birding