West to East Soar

Glorious still day on the cliff tops and good value vis mig: 17 Swallows & a Sand Martin in off the sea, 20 Wheatears, White Wagtail at the farm, 9 Willow Warblers in the willows below the farm and a male Stonechat on Bolt Head showing the characteristics of Continental Stonechat ssp.rubicola.

Several Peacocks, a Small Tortoiseshell and a very early Small Copper at the Starehole ponds.

Posted April 6th, 2015 at 3:56 pm by Rob Macklin in Bird News