Tuesday, 15 December 2015

10 Goosander, 9 Siskin.... 1 Collared Dove !

Date: 15/12/2015

Location: Newton St Loe - Patch 
Weather: Grey start then drizzle
Other Species:
Nuthatch, Treecreeper, Goldcrest, Siskin, Goosander, Teal, Buzzard, Raven, Grey Wagtail, Pied Wagtail, Redwing, Green Woodpecker, Common Gull,  Herring Gull - Plus The Usual
.....
BOC / Bristol Ornithological had walk today so added are
 Sparrowhawk, Fieldfare, Redpoll and Meadow Pipit. :) 

Headed out through lanes today towards Home Farm @12 O'clock Lane saw Nuthatch, Goldcrests and Treecreeper feeding also 2 Buzzard over
at Farm saw a large group of Chaffinch around 40+, Maybe a Brambling but couldn't confirm with photos :( Here the some of the Chaffinch flock.


After being told yesterday by BOB we had Goosander on Top Lake was eager to see if still about, I needn't had worried now 10 (5 Male + 5 Female).

Light was awful but looked happy on lake .



Teal numbers have dropped just one left ,
also Raven heard calling, but 10 Goosander ! 


No sign of Little Owl but on Alders on Lower Lake a group of Siskin feeding around 10+.


Then it rained ! 

Thanks For Looking :)