Birding from dawn with Steve Cox.

"Vis mig" 0700-0800 from Bolt head (all going east):-

House Martins 390, Goldfinches 75, Swallows 42, Meadow Pipits 85, Alba wagtails 2, Siskins 5, Grey wagtail 1, Dunlins 2.

Elswhere: 250+ House Martins around East Soar (until about 9.30am), plus a few Swallows; 16 Yellow Wagtails, mainly with the cows at the top of Starehole, c15 Wheaters, 1 Sedge Warbler, 4 Grey Wagtails, 8 Blackcaps, 15 Chiffchaffs, c200 Meadow Pipits (grounded), 3 Goldcrests, c80 Goldfinches (grounded) and a lone Sand Martin.

Please note there is now a log book for your sightings (in addition to the chalk board)  at the cafe in East Soar farm. 

Posted September 22nd, 2012 at 1:51 pm by Pete Aley in General Birding