Broomhill Birder

Hi everyone,

here are the sightings for 4th and 5th September and a photo of the mist over Broomhill Flash this morning 6th Sept. I’ll be posting todays sightings as soon as I get back tonight.

 

5th September.

Broomhill Flash.

Yellow Wagtail 6+, Little Egret 1, Teal c40, Wigeon 1, Ringed Plover 1, Buzzard 4+, Gadwall c120, Pochard 4♂ & 1♀, Tufted Duck c16, Snipe 2, Little Grebe 20+.

 

This mornings view of Broomhill Flash.

Another Misty Morn.

Another Misty Morn.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4th September.

Wombwell Ings

Present were 76 Canada Geese, 11 Greylag, 72 Teal, 43 Gadwall, 13 Mallard, 3 Tufted Duck, 3 Cormorant, 1 Little Egret, 3 Moorhen, 3 Lapwing, 1 Greenshank, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kestrel, 11 BH Gull and 1 Pied Wagtail.

 

Broomhill Flash

Noted were 2a+5y Mute Swan, 25 Canada Geese, 143 Gadwall, 25 Teal, 18 Mallard, 17 Tufted Duck, 2 Shoveler, 2 Pochard, 3 Little Egret, 1 Cormorant, 17 Little Grebe, 141 Coot, 9 Moorhen, 1 Lapwing, 1 Snipe, 1 Ringed Plover, 1 Dunlin, 2 LBB Gull, 1 juv Common Gull, 1 Kestrel and 2 Little Owl.

 

Bolton Ings

The Great White Egret was on the western pool late morning. On the open water were 2a+6y Mute Swan, 12 Canada Geese, 4 Greylag, 40 Gadwall, 22 Tufted Duck, 9 Mallard, 7 Pochard, 5 Shoveler, 5 Cormorant, 20 Little Grebe, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 149 Coot and 2 Moorhen. Also present were 3 Grey Heron, 28 Lapwing, 1 Green Woodpecker, 1 Song Thrush, 1 Jay, 1 Bullfinch and 1 Grey Wagtail.

 

Bye for now.

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