Tuesday, 8 January 2013

Teal - Anas crecca





Date spotted: 6th Jan - 2013
Location: First walk out to Newton Park Lake this year. Zone 1 + 2
Observation: Pretty deserted bird-wise, but made up for it at Newton Park Lake (top lake) produced a group of 20+ Teal (first time in five years!).
Weather: Cloudy but warm with very little wind. Almost dark.
Other Species: Blue Tit, Great Tit, Chaffinch, Magpie, Crow, Jackdaw, Green Woodpecker (heard), Teal, Mallard, Grey Heron, Moorhen, Mute Swan.