Broomhill Birder

Hi again,

here are the latest sightings for Wombwell Ings, Broomhill Flash and Bolton Ings for Wednesday 20th August.

 

Wombwell Ings mid AM

Highlight was the cream crowned Marsh Harrier that flew in at 9.10am but mobbing by Lapwings resulted in it leaving northwards. Also present were 1 Cormorant, 2 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Mute Swan, 4 Canada Geese, 1 Shelduck, 7 Mallard, 1 Shoveler, c150 Lapwing, 3 Dunlin, 2 Snipe, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 1 Greenshank(flew towards Broomhill at 8.55am), 1 Kestrel, 43 BH Gull, 10+ Yellow Wagtail and 6+ Pied Wagtail.

Broomhill Flash late AM

8 Cormorant, 2 Grey Heron, 27 Little Grebe, 1 Mute Swan +2y, 3 Canada Geese, 3 Greylag, 21 Mallard, 19 Tufted Duck, 8+ Gadwall, 4 Shoveler, 1 Garganey(seen early AM leaving Wombwell Ings by J.Hewitt), 80+ Lapwing, 1 Black Tailed Godwit, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kestrel, 17 BH Gull and 1 Barn Owl.

Bolton Ings early PM

4 Cormorant, 3 Grey Heron, 9 Little Grebe, 6a+2y Great Crested Grebe, 2 Mute Swan +6y, 53 Greylag, 14 Canada Geese, 45 Gadwall, 12 Tufted Duck, 6 Shoveler, 3 Pochard, 3 Mallard, 14 Lapwing, 2 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kestrel, 2 Green Woodpecker, 1 Kingfisher and 1 Swift.

 

 

Cao!

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