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Pennithorn, Baildon photo: Keith Allen

Wednesday, 3 September 2014

Wednesday 3rd September 2014

Fly Flatts - 5 Wheatear, 2 Whinchat, 8 Teal
Paul Clough - 2 Spotted Flycatcher
Lower Laithe Reservoir - 9 Cormorant, Grey Wagtail
Leeshaw Reservoir - 2 Cormorant, Little Owl
Brian Vickers

At 8am there were three Wheatears at Birch Close Lane and other birds in the area included Sparrowhawk, Stock Doves, Goldfinches, Linnets and Meadow Pipits.
Later, at 4pm, four more Wheatears were seen along the wall adjacent to the 11th fairway.
Paul King