Soar

A Marsh Warbler originally glimpsed as an interesting Acro sp by AS and PM in East Soar Willows and then re-found and tentaively identified by the 3 of us before - with others - gradually getting conclusive views and photos. Still there to at least mid afternoon.

Also there, a Firecrest and a Yellow-browed Warbler. Earlier, duing the first couple of hours of light, a modset display of "vis mig" with 280 Chaffinches, 70 Starlings, and 65 Goldfinches going south; plus 50 Wood Pigeons north.

Also - Skylark c100, Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff 4, Goldcrest 10+, Blackcap 2, Redwing 2, Lesser Whitethroat, Golden Plover 2, and Stock Dove 13 (south).    

Posted October 31st, 2015 at 6:23 pm by Pete Aley in Bird News