Dartmoor above South Brent

An early morning walk out onto the moors above South Brent to Glasscombe Corner gave me my first Cuckoo of the year, initially heard calling then seen at close quarters as it flew past, thereafter seen and heard periodically as it moved around the moor.

Record image CuckooWillow Warbler

2 Green Woodpecker, 2 Song Thrush, 2 Mistle Thrush, 10 plus Meadow Pipits, Skylark, 3 Willow Warbler, 3 Great Tit, 10 plus Herring Gull, 3 Raven, Kestrel, male Blackcap, Chiffchaff, 2 Jay, a pair of mating Coal Tit, Goldcrest, Nuthatch sat on a nest box, male Yellow Hammer and two Roe deer M&F

Posted April 15th, 2020 at 12:14 pm by Steve Hopper in Bird News