Exmouth and Soar

Orcombe - 0645 - 3+ reed bunting, 1+ fieldfare, c40+ linnet, 2+ brambling, c25+ starling, 20+ meadow pipit, 3 lapwing, 8+ song thrush, 14+ pied wagtail, 1 snipe, 25+ chaffinch, 20+ goldfinch, c2000+ woodpigeon (all west), 10+ siskin, 1+ redpoll sp, 15+ blackbird, 12+ robin, 1 stonechat, 40+ jackdaw, 2 curlew, 2 jay, 8+ goldcrest, 4 bullfinch, 1 coal tit, 3 chiffchaff, 2 rook, 1 turnstone, 1 great spotted woodpecker and 1 grey wagtail.  

Soar - c1100 - 1 woodlark north, 2+ cirl bunting, 7+ goldcrest, 1 chiffchaff 1 large pipit sp (almost certainly richard's) south @ 1115, 6 stonechat, 1 treecreeper, 2+ coal tit and of course, the reason for the twitch, the stunning siberian stonechat - many thanks Al, a bird I've been longing to see!

chiffchaff - Orcombe Point
chiffchaff - Orcombe Point

grey wagtail - Orcombe Point
grey wagtail - Orcombe Point

siberian stonechat - Soar
siberian stonechat - Soar

Posted October 28th, 2012 at 3:43 pm by Matt Knott in Bird News