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14 December 2018

Aldwarke: Cormorant - 4 - on pylon
Barlow Common: Lapwing - 25 ; Redwing - c10 ; Kestrel - 1 ; Linnet - 2 ; Bullfinch - 1 ; Mistle Thrush - 1 ; Rook - 1 ; Goldfinch - 6 ; Greenfinch - 2 ; Jay - 1
Centenary Riverside: Kestrel - 1 - Sat on railway post. ; Goosander - 3 - 2 males, 1 female on river. ; Moorhen - 2 - River. ; Heron - 1
Fulwood: Brambling - 3 - 2 males and a female at feeders ; Bullfinch - 1 - female at feeders ; House Sparrow - 4 - at feeders ; Rook - 10 - in garden below feeders ; Chaffinch - 12 - at feeders ; Great Tit - 1 - inspecting next box in observer's garden ; Blue Tit - 2 - inspecting next box in observer's garden
Lodge Moor: Brambling - 3 - Two males one female at sunflower hearts feeder
Millhouses garden: Grey Wagtail - 1 - 1st winter bird still around
Parkgate; 'Banana' plantation: Carrion Crow - 8 - dispersed W before dawn ; Magpie - 24 - dispersed W before dawn ; Redwing - 145+ - N/NE ; Pied Wagtail - 1 - 'alba' wagtail, NE ; Chaffinch - 1 - W ; Starling - 32 - W/SW ; Common Gull - 3 - singles SW, all adults ; Herring Gull - 1 - adult S ; Kestrel - 1 - male, hunting ; Canada Goose - 13 - NE, then E (to Thrybergh CP?) @ 0845hrs ; Fieldfare - 5 - N ; Redwing - 145+ - NE/N
Roundwood Golf course: Siskin - 5 - left N/NE ; Chaffinch - 1 - left N ; Sparrowhawk - 1 - left S ; Grey Heron - 1 - E
Thrybergh CP: Great Crested Grebe - 15 ; Little Grebe - 5 ; Cormorant - 10+ ; Grey Heron - 1 ; Mute Swan - 1 ; Canada Goose - 77 - + a grey col feral ; Gadwall - 10 - 5pr ; Shoveler - 4 - 3m1f ; Pochard - 16 ; Tufted Duck - 88 ; Buzzard - 1 - east ; Red-legged Partridge - 2 - + call from fld ; Pheasant - 1 - call. ; Water Rail - 2 - very shy of late ; Lapwing - 100+ ; Black-headed Gull - 200+ ; Herring Gull - 1 ; Skylark - 1 ; Meadow Pipit - 1 ; Wren - 11 ; Dunnock - 11 ; Robin - 20 ; Redwing - 140+ ; Fieldfare - 175+ ; Blackbird - 40 - + lots of thrush feeding in hedge rows around site ; Blue Tit - 11 ; Rook - 3 - north ; Tree Sparrow - 2 ; Lesser Redpoll - 25+ - inc 17 left w 6+ s ; Brambling - 1 - call from cover ; Greenfinch - 8 ; Bullfinch - 4 ; Reed Bunting - 4
Treeton Dyke: Red-crested Pochard - 3 - 2M+1F this morning ; Red-crested Pochard - 3 - still at 15.50 ; View Picture, Redwing - c20

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