Monday, 8 February 2016

#StormImogen On Patch !

Date: 08/02/2016

Location: Patch - Newton St Loe 
Weather: Very Windy, Grey & Rain

Other Species:
Chiffchaff, Goosander, Goldfinch, Bullfinch, Coal Tit, Greater Spotted Woodpecker, Teal,  Kingfisher

Observation:
Headed out through Bath Mill in the wind and rain, brook still high and running very fast Goldfinch and Wood Pigeon being blown across skies. Up across top fields a single Chiffchaff flying from hedge to to hedge looking for a calm spot. A few Gulls on lower fields, fields as wet as we've ever seen them. Village wet and quiet apart from the wind.
Lower Lake Kingfisher and group of Goldfinch feeding on the ground.



Upper Lake only three Goosander 2 Male + 1 Female,12 Teal was about it apart from Mallards and 2 Mute Swans. Even had a bit of blue sky briefly.



Headed back through Village, 2 Greater Spotted Woodpeckers on way back, then home to dry off.

A few clips that we recorded whilst out on our walk!



Thanks For Reading !