South Brent Christmas birding

Christmas at home gave me a count of 32 species as of 2pm, starting with a Tawny owl calling during the night, first daylight bird was seasonal Robin followed by a Coal Tit, other species included Dunnock (3) one singing strongly, first flight of Starlings counted at 34 birds, Redwing and Fieldfare overhead Song Thrush in the field hedge, Sparrow Hawk, Buzzard and a for South Brent a rare over flight from a hen Kestrel, Stock Doves (2), Bullfinch (3) Nuthatch (3) a single bird then 2 seen together, Greater Spotted and Green Woodpeckers, Wren, species 32 being Long Tailed Tit (3).

Merry Christmas

Posted December 25th, 2014 at 2:05 pm by Steve Hopper in Bird News