Friday, January 13, 2012

Trip to Hants!

Briefly had a brilliant days birding on Thursday with Bob and Geoff. Spanish Sparrow, Dark eyed Junco, plus Ferruginous Duck, Bittern, Whooper and Berwick Swans, Hawfinch, Crossbills (more than I have seen probably for ever!) Siskins, Redpolls and lots more!

Thanks to Nick Bond for the Junco photo!
I need to download the Crossbils!

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Staines Reservoir

Seen today
Shag, Blacknecked Grebe, Great Northern Diver, Tufted Ducks and Scaup.

No sign of the reported Water Pipits!