Berry Hd

Still very murky with the SE wind and low cloud and occassional heavy rain, in between showers  two flocks of House Martins maximum of 250+ in one flock moved East then West perhaps another group of 160+ earlier but could have been part of the flock! Smaller numbers of Swallows 70+, also overhead were 40+ Meadow Pipits, 5 Chaffinch,3 Song Thrush and 1-2 Redwing.

Around the headland.  13 Chiffchaff, 7 Goldcrest, 1 Blackcap. 


Darts Farm, Topsham yesterday 2 Brambling were with a huge flock of Greenfinches toward the fishing ponds dropping into the sunflower crop. 

Posted October 11th, 2012 at 10:25 am by Mike Langman in Bird News