Thursday, 5 April 2012

Little Owl - Athene Noctua

Date spotted: 1st April 2012 - 4pm
Location: Newton Park Lake - Bottom Lake - Zones 1+2
Observation: Male + Female (Female pictured, spotted hunting) Sat watching for around 15 minutes, Male landed in the tree to the right a few minutes later.
Weather: Sunny, Blue Sky, Warm
Other Species: 2X Little Owls, Goldcrest, Wrens, Dunnocks, Grey Herons (one sat in tree, other in flight over lake), Great Tits, Blue Tits, Mute Swans (sat in nest), Mallards (swimming around with 6 ducklings).