Thursday, 1 November 2012

Thursday 1st November 2012

News from yesterday
Hen Harrier male at Swallow Moss at 15:35........DV.

Westport Lake
1st winter Scaup still present this morning..............SS

Radial Park, Stoke-on-Trent
1x Peregrine with prey.....MF

Alton Farmland
7x Siskin, 5x Fieldfare, 2x Goldcrest, 1x Buzzard, 1x Kestrel, 4x Nuthatch, 1x Sparrowhawk.....TE

Nuthatch by Terry Eyre

The Void, Silverdale CP
A Gull showing characteristics of a near adult Caspian Gull present from mid day to mid afternoon also 2x Yellow-legged Gull (one adult), 3x Common Gull, 650x LBB Gulls, c25 Herring Gull, 32x Lapwing ........NP.RT.DK.ST.

Drayton Bassett Pits
A probable Dunlin on North Pit, 8x Little Egret south at dusk also a 1000 Starling. 1xGoosander north.....JH