Upottery Airfield, Smeatharpe

3 Whinchats along the weedy runway at 9.45 a.m. Also 5 wheatears present, 4 ringed plovers (3 juvs and 1 adult), 12 swallows through. Skylarks up to around 30 with small numbers seeming to arrive from the north east as i watched. A male sparrowhawk caused panic amongst the meadow pipits before being chased off by crows.

Posted September 27th, 2012 at 10:54 am by Douglas Stannard in General Birding