Lots of Black-headed Gulls on the scrape and feeding around the field, a Little Egret also feeding there. 2 drake Gadwall on Wrafton Pond. In the reserve, good lot of birds and species: 2 Water Rail, at least 3 Chiffchaffs, a female Blackcap, one or 2 GSW, Jay, 2 Redwing, Tawny Owl, Rising numbers of Green and Goldfinch, a few Chaffinch, a Kingfisher, and best of all about a dozen Siskin feeding with Goldfinch on Alder cones. Common Darter and Emperor still present and one each of Large White and Red Admiral.

Posted October 30th, 2021 at 2:21 pm by Jon Turner in Bird News