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17 September 2019

Cinder Hills: Chiffchaff - 1 - calls ; Jay - 1 - calls
Dog Kennel Pond: Great Crested Grebe - 1+ ; Cormorant - 1 ; Mallard - 1+ ; Tufted Duck - 4 ; Kingfisher - 2 - Very active @ W end nr overflow, one with "head bobbing" behaviour. ; Black-headed Gull - 50+ ; Nuthatch - 1+ - calls
Low Common: Stonechat - 1 - Male flycatching from thistle within Phacelia/Cornflower mix.
Morley Pond: Great Crested Grebe - 3 ; Mallard - 5+ ; Grey Wagtail - 1
Norfolk Heritage Park: Common Buzzard - 1 - 1 flushed by C Crows presumably roosted overnight
Parkwood Springs: Chiffchaff - 8+ - several singing ; Willow Warbler - 1 - giving subsong ; Blackcap - 4 ; Swallow - 1 ; Meadow Pipit - 1 ; Bullfinch - 4 - 2 juvs
Scholes Ground: Black-headed Gull - 100+ - following tractors ; Buzzard - 1
Silverwood Lagoon: Shoveler - 3 ; Lesser Black-backed Gull - 4 ; Green Woodpecker - 1 ; Rook - 9 - in stubble to west ; Common Buzzard - 2 ; Sparrowhawk - 1 ; Grey Partridge - 3 ; Tawny Owl - 1 - calling in Hollings Lane sidings at 06.00 ; Pied Wagtail - 1 ; Chiffchaff - 3 - singing
Stocksbridge: Willow Tit - 1 - Calling repeatedly along Steel Valley Walk
Stubley Hollow: Chiffchaff - 1 ; Goldfinch - 38 ; Buzzard - 1 ; Kestrel - 1
Tankersley Park Golf Course: Jay - 3-4 - Numerous sightings of late. ; Long-tailed Tit - 7 ; Buzzard - 2 ; Kestrel - 1
Upper Common, Scholes: Meadow Pipit - 1+ - calls ; Magpie - 15+

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