Broadsands and Clennon Valley

Broadsands: 4 Great Northern Divers, approx 25 Common Scoter, 2-3 Black-necked Grebes, 12 Great Crested Grebes, 8 Chiffchaff including one pale bird seen in Marsh, 2 Firecrest, 3 Rock Pipits ssp. on damp meadow.

Clennon Valley: 2 Firecrest, 4 Goldcrest, 4 Chiffchaff including one pale buffy grey bird calling today - single short sharp note sounding something between collybita and tristis - odd or does that = abietinus?! 

Posted December 2nd, 2012 at 4:17 pm by Mike Langman in Bird News