Monday, 24 April 2017
Sunday, 23 April 2017
Lots of walking in the hills for a week , 2 Singing Ring Ouzel was great to hear with at least 15 pairs of Wheatear in and around. On the coast 100 Pale bellied Brents , 5 Greenshank , 2 Green Sandpipers , 20 Ringed Plover ,Blackcaps , Willows and Chiffs Swallows , House martins and Sand martins in good numbers ,
Thursday, 13 April 2017
Monday, 3 April 2017
Started well with 2 Sand Martins north low over the fields.soon followed by 2 Cormorants, 2 grey heron , 2 Greylags and 3 Canadas . 1 singing Skylark , upto 5 Buzzards about and a cracking young female Peregrine . The local Starlings have been collecting all the grass cuttings on the cricket pitch to line there nests and the local Greenfinch have been is display mode all week....
Saturday, 1 April 2017
Never had a March Swallow before so i was very glad to see 2 on the 29th March this year near Ravenglass , also in the area 10 Greenshanks , 2 Sand Martin , plenty Chiffchaffs , 10 Little Egrets , Pink footed Geese (40 north) , Peregrine and 2 Orange Underwing.