East Soar, Start Point & Beesands

Richard Thomas at East Soar early am: 70+ yellow wagtail, 30+ alba wagtail - mainly white, 4 tree pipit, 7 wheatear, 3 whinchat, 30 whitethroat, 10 blackcap, 4 willow warbler, 30 chiffchaff, 2 spotted flycatcher & a sedge warbler.

Later at Start with RM, wryneck showing well below Start Farm. Also 22 wheatear, 5 whinchat, 4 spotted flycatcher and a clouded yellow.

At Beesands 40 sand martin over the ley & 23 gadwall on the ley.

Posted September 7th, 2013 at 5:11 pm by Rob Macklin in Bird News