Barn Owl near South Brent

Unrung male Barn owl recovered from a minor road near South Brent the bird was badly injured possibly having hit an over head wire, unfortunately the birds injuries were too severe to save it. This would be the second Barn owl sighting in the general wider South Brent area this month.

On a brighter note a vist to the marsh area of Ladies Wood Nr South Brent identified 15 species and an unidentified warbler type species that was very aggressively driving off the feeding Chiffchaffs. Also on the visits list was a hen Sparrow hawk, two Marsh Tit, Goldcrest in good numbers, Wrens and a selection of the usual more day to day species

Posted December 14th, 2014 at 1:21 pm by Steve Hopper in Bird News