Sunday, 22 March 2015

Whooper dooper Swans

At 9.15 I looked out the window .....excellent pinks on the move a nice V formation very low.Got the bins on them for a count and ...Whoopers 53 brill ...a quick call to Bri and Dave to alert them to the swans..Glad dave got them from his garden...Then a look to the east wooooooooooooooowwww at least 3/4oo I estimated..........another quick call to Dave...185 went about 100 feet above the house.. the rest in all directions which I was unable to count . All the dog walkers and gardeners stopped to view this spectacular event......

4 comments:

Brian Sumner . said...

A great Whooper day Andy, thanks for the call which got the ball rolling. I knew your birds coming my way couldnt have got past me at Fly Flatts so they had to be at Ogden or Mixenden. Amazing!

Bradshaw Rambler said...

Nice one Andy.
John

Dave Sutcliffe said...

Good job you were out and 'on the ball' in good time Sunday morning Andy - what a day !

AndyC said...

One of the best ever, vis sights.......awesome