Thursday, 14 January 2016

12th +14th Patch Walks !

Date: 12/01/2016 + 14/01/2016

Location: Patch - Newton St Loe
Weather: Blue Skies - Temp 5c
Other Species:
Goldcrest, Buzzard, Goosander, Kingfisher, Kestrel, Redwing, Little Grebe, Teal, Nuthatch.


Observation: 
Tuesday 12th first quiet up towards lake although 3 Buzzards over Seven Acre.
At Lake 7 Goosander and Little Grebe present. Nuthatch lakeside ! Kingfisher seen.


One of the resident Buzzards always camera shy !


Along Newton Park drive usual Corvids, Kelston Knoll in picture.


Normal place the Kestrel looked nice in the sunshine.


Second day Thursday 14th better weather blue skies ! 
This Goldcrest wouldn't keep still, Cattery garden.


Apart from Chaffinch and Long Tailed Tit flocks on Alder Lower Lake all quiet.
Top Lake 2 Kingfisher scrabbling for perches.



Didn't notice until I stood up Kingfisher 10ft from me on bank edge!


Goosander numbers up to 9 now. Little Grebe still about also.


After explaining to another dog owner about dog leads !!! Headed back through Village. On Horse Fields 20 + Redwing feeding.
This Endith The Lesson ! :)


Thanks For Looking !