Torquay coastal footpath

Torquay coastal footpath this morning, plenty of small bird song from the cover, Chiffchaff showing and calling well, Wren, male Blackcap showing and singing, two Sparrow Hawks, Peregrine, Jay, a very dark Fulmar, plenty of Greater Black Backed Gulls, several cock Pheasant seen and calling, in excess of 150 Guillemot on one of the rock islands off of Ilsham.

Rock Pipit at Ilsham and  Meadfoot and a couple of Swallows.

Back home at South Brent four Swallows, GSWP, Jay, two male Reed Bunting on the feeders, a Song Thrush gathering worms (a Sparrow Hawk took one of the pair yesterday afternoon). Starling gathering nesting material, Raven, Rook, Buzzard, Heron and a good number of Siskin visiting the feeders.

Posted April 16th, 2016 at 8:39 pm by Steve Hopper in Bird News