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Sunday, June 1, 2014

Lower Laithe, Oxenhope.



                                             Canadas on the move
                                  Female Reed Bunting

   Think Megs been here, artwork in the fields
       Farmer and his dog, click on to enlarge
                                     The reservoir
                                Plenty singing Chaffinch
                     Cormorant overhead


                   Grey wagtail collecting food

What a beautiful area Lower Laithe is in with views to die for from the top of the track. Quiet on the water  with Canadas, Mallards, Greylags, and 4 Heron but the trees and scrub area was alive with passerines  gathering food.

1 Cormorant
12 Canadas
2 Greylag
8 Mallard
2 Oystercatchers
1 Grey Wagtail
3 Pied Wagtails + 2 juvs
4 Whitethroats
3 Reed Bunting
6 Willow Warblers
1 Chiffchaff
+ usual sp.
BS

4 comments:

Danny said...

Great Cormorant pictures Brian,I suspect using the big camera, and well done with the Gropper yesterday makes a really good header!

Brian Sumner . said...

Thats right Danny, the sx50 I have like yours I find good for stills but very hard to get flight shots

Bradshaw Rambler said...

Love the Canada's pic Brian.
John

Brian Sumner . said...

Been better if they,d been Brents