Winter Bird Walk 2016

 

The Walk took place on 30 January. The weather was bright but cloudy with a cold wind. Seven people took part. The number of species recorded - 18 - was one of the lowest for any of our walks, and the absence of Fieldfares, Redwings, and Gulls was especially unusual for a winter walk. As with the 2015 winter walk, the numbers of individual birds were strikingly limited.

 

Red Kite (A,B,C)

Buzzard (B)

Kestrel (C)

Woodpigeon (A,B,C)

Great Spotted Woodpecker (C)

Jackdaw (B)

Carrion Crow (A,C)

Blue Tit (A,B)

Great Tit (A,B)

Skylark (C - two singing)

Long-tailed Tit (A)

Nuthatch (A,B)

Wren (A,B)

Blackbird (A,B)

Song Thrush(A,B)

Robin (A,B,C)

Chaffinch (B,C - small flock)

Goldfinch (C)