Torbay

At Broadsands: 2 Great Northern Divers, 1 Red-throated Diver, 4 Great Crested Grebes and a pale-bellied Brent Goose on the beach (rare in Torbay!). 8 Cirl Buntings on seed in 2nd car park, 1 firecrest and 3 Chiffchaff in the marsh.

Clennon Lakes: at least 2 Siberian Chiffchaffs with 9-10 Chiffchaffs mostly around the 2nd lake lower causeway, 2 Firecrest, 1 Blackcap and at least 8 Goldcrests the unlikely highlight however were a pair of Stonechats on the fence to the velo park only the 3rd record of any Stonechats at Clennon Valley!.

Siberian Chiffchaff ClnVly 301117 ML 2 Siberian Chiffchaff ClnVly 301117 ML Pale-bellied Brent Goose Broadsands 30 Nov 2017 ML

Siberian Chiffchaff                               Siberian Chiffchaff                                 Pale-bellied Brent Goose

Posted November 30th, 2017 at 1:15 pm by Mike Langman in Bird News