February 24, 2016

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Wednesday 24th February 2016

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As Chris is away until the 28th February please could you leave your records via the comments box or email them to sj.furber@yahoo.co.uk or text 0774 205 7224 or Tweet @DonnyBirder1 thanks, Steve Furber

 

TODAY’S BIRD REPORTS

BARNBY DUN – Marsh Dun – 1 Pink-footed Goose with c350 Greylag Geese (Ryan McClarence)

POTTERIC CARR – 1 Bittern, 1 Sparrowhawk, 3+ Buzzard, 1 Oystercatcher, Carr Lodge – 2 Buzzard, 1 Green sandpiper. (Per todays POTTERIC CARR SIGHTINGS)

HAMPOLE TIP/SKELBROOKE FIELDS – 2 CASPIAN GULL, 2 ICELAND GULL, 1 GLAUCOUS GULL, 1 buzzard (no ages given, Dave Waddington via Paul Gould)

DON YALLEY – Silverwood Lagoon – 1 Goldeneye female (Per todays SBSG-RECENT NEWS)

DON VALLEY – Thrybergh CP – 2 Egyptian Goose, 2 Goldeneye, 2 Wigeon, 1 Goldcrest  (Per todays SBSG-RECENT NEWS)

WENT VALLEY – Southfield Resr – 1 Little Egret, 2 Dunlin, 1 Tawny Owl, 2 SHORT-EARED OWL, 3 Kingfisher, 1 Brambling male, 1 Siskin male, c20 Yellowhammer (Adrian Scutt)

DEARNE VALLEY – Old Moor – 1 MEDITERRANEAN GULL ad, 3 BEARDED TIT, 1 Cetti’s Warbler (Records via Twitter – @Barnsleybsg)

DEARNE VALLEY – Wombwell Ings – 2 Mute Swan, 55 Canada Geese, 2 Greylag, 1 Shelduck, 157 Wigeon, 21 Teal, 10 Mallard, 9 Gadwall, 5 Tufted Duck, 1f Goosander, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 9 Coot, 6 Moorhen, 1 Kestrel, 189 Golden Plover, c80 Lapwing, 1 Snipe, 290 BH Gull, 5 Common Gull, 1 LBB Gull, 6 Skylark, 7 Redwing, 1 Mistle Thrush, 7 Pied Wagtail, 2 Reed Bunting. (Per todays BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

DEARNE VALLEY – Bolton Ings – 4 Mute Swan, 52 Greylag, 34 Tufted Duck, 10 Shoveler,  7m+2f Goosander, 5m+2f Pochard, 6 Gadwall, 5 Mallard, 2m+1f Goldeneye, 2 Wigeon, 1 Teal, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 3 Little Grebe, 7 Cormorant, 114 Coot, 4 Moorhen, 146 BH Gull, 5 LBB Gulll and 4 Common Gull, 6 Canada Geese, 1 Buzzard, 1 Grey Partridge, 1 Oystercatcher, 1 Jay, 1 Green Woodpecker. (Per todays BARNSLEY BIRD SIGHTINGS)

HUMBERHEAD PEATLANDS – Hatfield MoorsNew Porters – 2 Shelduck, 5 Shoveler, 2 Mallard, 10 Teal, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Jackdaw.  (Bryan Wainwright, Tim Kohler).

 

LOCAL WEATHER – sunny with light cloud, WIND – light NW, TEMP – -2-6c, VISIBILITY – very good.

Today’s Surface Pressure Chart at DONCASTER BIRDING PHOTOGRAPHS


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