November 21, 2015


Saturday 21st November 2015

by Rich C
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Bird news

Old Moor:- 1 Barn Owl, 3 Goldeneye, 1+ Green Sandpiper, 1 Redshank, 1 Spotted Redshank, 4 Whooper Swan (am) Barnsley Birders per Twitter and Old Moor sightings book.

Wombwell Ings:- 4 Whooper Swan W (same as above)

Askern, Fenwick lane (off Moss road) :- 1 Long-eared Owl this afternoon Ryan McClarence

Doncaster Lakeside:- 1 (2ndW) Yellow-legged Gull at dusk. Chris Robinson

Potteric Carr YWT:- 5 Shelduck , 1 Goldeneye (m), 14 Cormorant, 2 Little Egret, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, c150 Herring Gull, 1 Cettis Warbler, c.20000 Starling, 2 Lesser Redpoll. Mark Roberts, Richard Scott.

Hatfield Moors: – 21 Dunlin W/NW, 3 Goldcrest, 1 JACK SNIPE (TR), 2 Marsh Harrier, 1500+ Pink-footed Geese, 4 Pintail, 2 Redpoll, 1 SHORT-EARED OWL, 1 Siskin, 1 Snipe, 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Stonechat, 31 Whooper Swan (Andy Marshall, John Wozencroft, Chip Rhodes) For further detail see today’s HATFIELD MOORS BIRDING BLOG


Local weather

A cold clear day with max temperatures of 6 degrees C feeling more like 1 degree in the NW wind that peaks around 17mph, bright at times, air pressure is 1012mb, visibility is good. Tonight is very cold and clear temperatures dipping to a sub-zero -1 degree C.

Surface pressure chart

21st novMoon phase: Waxing gibbous

Copyright the Met Office 2015

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