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Thursday, October 9, 2014

Hopeful Wigeon invasion

With the hopes of a Wigeon invasion this weekend after several coastal reports of record numbers heading inland here are some previous years local October/December Wigeon.

                                       7 Wigeon, Ogden  October 2011



                                         Single female, Ogden



                              Single male, Ogden   October


                  6 Wigeon flypast, Cold Edge Dams,  October

A poor Vis Mig attempt this morning in the cold strong SW>6 with rain showers.
Around 40 Woodpigeons headed >S in twos and threes otherwise all was quiet.
Bradshaw John reported no sign of Common Scoters at Mixenden res today, see his report.
BS