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Monday, January 2, 2012

Two hour field tour, Shelf Moor


                                 Goldies and Lapwings, very distant shots


                                                  1 of several Long Tailed Tits
                                        The Burned Road Pied Blackbird, possible different bird.

A tour round this p.m. of the fields around Shelf Moor brought a good variety of birds though the Lapwings and Golden Plovers were keeping to fields out of photographic range.

Shelf Moor
300+ Lapwing
30+ Golden Plover
60+ Fieldfare
20+ Redwing

Burned Road
15 Long Tailed Tit
2 Pied Wagtails
8 Greenfinch
6 Redwing
2 Woodpigeon
1 Herring gull >W
1 Pied Blackbird.
BS

2 comments:

DJSutcliffe said...

A good do up there Bri especially the Lapwings and goldies and good to hear of some thrushes around as well

NigelK said...

Thats a good number of Goldies there; I thinky most I've ever seen is 10.