Lock down Birding ~ South Brent

At home this morning a flock of up to forty Redwing feeding at the end of the garden and into the adjoining field. Raven calling and a Green Woodpecker seen to fly over before landing in a tree. Feed station busy with the usual garden birds.

A walk along the River Avon on the outskirts of the village gave five Long Tailed Tit, a Heron, Dipper and four Goldcrest.

********** Avian Flu ********** Took a call this morning to the effect that six Mute Swan had been recovered from Sutton Harbour, Plymouth, all showing signs of Avian Flue the bodies have been sent for testing. 

Redwing
Redwing
Goldcrest
Goldcrest

Posted January 9th at 2:02 pm by Steve Hopper in Bird News