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Pennithorn, Baildon photo: Keith Allen

Sunday, 1 December 2013

Sunday 1 December 2013

Stockbridge Reserve - 34 species recorded this morning including -
Water Rail, 3 Reed Bunting, Siskin, GSW. No Snipe seen.

Shaun Radcliffe et al

St.Ives Estate
Redpoll, Fieldfare, Redwing, Common Gull,
30+Blackbird in one flock, Mistle Thrush,
30+Goldfinch in one flock, Chaffinch, 6+Bullfinch,
Long-tailed Tit, Coal Tit, Blue Tit, Great Tit,
Nuthatches, Treecreeper, Jay numerous,
Grey Heron, Canada Goose, 130+Mallard, Moorhen,
Wren, Hedge Accentor, Robin, Pied Wagtail,
6+GSWdpkr (3 together in same tree)
Little Owl in usual spot.

M Doveston

Baildon Moor
The flock of Golden Plover, in the field below Hope Hill, was down to 25 but there was the addition of three Lapwings.  About 50 Fieldfare were seen feeding on berries in various parts of Shipley Glen.
Paul King.

Bingley - on the canal near the town centre this afternoon - male American Wood Duck
Shaun Radcliffe