FIELDFARE

Elan: This evening 7-00pm, 20+ Fieldfare on fertillized fields at the Hirnant. Elsewhere a few Wheatear, Skylark, Sand Martin, Swallow, House Martin, Redstart, Whinchat, Stonechat, Wood Warbler, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Pied Flycatcher, Reed Bunting and on D y m a pair of Great Crested Grebe, a pair of Mandarin, Greylag Geese and Goosander. Curlew numbers are down this year.

 

Glanllyn lake: Pairs of Coot, Goosander, Mallard with 5 ducklings, and a single Little Grebe.

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About Tony Ware

A keen Birdwatcher from the age of 12 after watching a flock of Waxwings outside the School gates. Became a serious twitcher during the 80s. A Wildlife Trust Warden and Warwickshire County Mammal Recorder for the Mammal Society and Warwickickshire Biological Record Centre before moving to Mid-Wales. Today! out Birding most days, Recording-BTO survey work, Nest Record Scheme and WeBS. Currently involved with the Wales Chat survey.
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2 Responses to FIELDFARE

  1. kevjoynes says:

    Amazing-wonder if the Fieldfares were just passing through? No mention of any elsewhere in GB.

  2. Tony Ware says:

    Amazing-yes Kev, we thought so. Very flighty-passing through i would have thought.

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