Saturday, 15 March 2014

Sparrowhawk - Accipiter nisus



Date: 15th March  - 2PM

Location:  Newton Mill Campsite - Zones 5
Observation:  Went for a quick walk to re-fill seed perches, and do a quick count. There was quick alot heard, and all perches were completely empty. Within minutes of starting the walk I seen a Sparrowhawk, flying over the road and then moved higher and off into the woods, then spotted a Kestrel sat in the trees on the top field. Not much more seen after that apart from the odd Robin, Skylark and Long-Tailed Tits.
Weather:  Blue Sky, Warm, Sunny
Other Species: Kestrel, Sparrowhawk, Long-Tailed Tit, Wood Pigeon, Magpie, Skylark, Crow, Goldfinch, Coal Tit, Greenfinch.