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Pennithorn, Baildon photo: Keith Allen

Thursday, 7 August 2014

Thursday 7th August 2014

Sconce/ Glovershaw area - probably saw the same Whitethroat as Paul (see below) but my bird was carrying food. 2 Redstarts near the horse track, 2 Wheatear, Garden Warbler, male Reed Bunting carrying food, 7 singing Willow Warbler, juv Little Owl at Birch Close Lane plus an adult near Sconce Lane, flock of 15 Linnet feeding on Dock seed near Faweather Farm, Wall Brown Butterfly.
Red Kite over the road at Dick Hudsons.

A juvenile Stonechat, a family of six Grey Partridge and a Whitethroat at Birch Close Lane.
Paul King