Quite a bit of shooting in the backfields with 2 chaps who bagged at least 10 Canadian geese and 2 Wood Pigeon and using Canadian Geese decoys to attract them into the fields!
Obviously numbers were down this morning with Snipe 7, Grey Heron 1, Little Grebe 13, Great crested Grebe 1 juvenile, Blacknecked Grebe 1, Pochard 3, Tufted Duck 5, Gadwall 7, Mallard 7, Cormorant 11, Mute Swan 2 and Coot 124.
Also Swallow c12, House Martin c12, Greater Spotted Woodpecker calling from Broomhill Park area upto 8.30
Other additions were Osprey 10.35 (Jim Thompson), Peregrin Falcon and 8 Buzzard according to the log.
In my back garden overnight also had Tawny Owl calling again 1.30am.