Start Point

06:15-09:00. Beautiful clear, still morning.

Good start to the day flushing a Short-eared Owl from the side of the road about a mile from the entrance to Start. Little vis mig, best were 2 Lesser Redpolls and a Crossbill ( Siskins heard frequently but very high up unseen ). Around the farm Great Spotted Woodpecker, Fieldfare, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Firecrest, 3 Goldcrest, Brambling and 2 Reed Buntings. Around the top fields a female Merlin shot through, Black Redstart at the BBC station and 4 Crossbills overhead.

Posted October 25th, 2015 at 10:43 am by Perry Sanders in Bird News