Broomhill Birder

Hi everyone,

a bit of excitement Saturday 28th of January on Broomhill Flash as 30+ White fronted Geese dropped into the back field near the sluice gate and my first Ruff of the year.

Sunday 29th January Broomhill Flash.

Shelduck 8, Mute Swan 2, Wigeon 83, Gadwall 51, Teal 95, Pochard 17, Tufted Duck 7, Coot 87, Shoveler 73, Canada Geese 146, Greylag Geese 3, Lapwing 38, Magpie 43, Common Gull 5, Lesser black-backed Gull 4, Little Egret 1.

Saturday 28th January Broomhill Flash.

White-fronted Geese 34 (18 Adult), Ruff 1, Goldeneye 1♀, Shelduck 2, Mediterranean Gull 1, Teal 88,  Greylag Geese 8, Kestrel 1, Sparrowhawk 2, Wigeon 60, Canada Geese c300, Shoveler 40+, Little Egret 1, Snipe 1, Mute Swan 2.

There are still Waxwing in the area with c30 on Engine Lane, Shafton and 7-8 reported in Cudworth.

 

That’s all the news for this weekend but keep coming back for regular sightings!

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