Sunday, November 27, 2016

GREEN WARBLER

Common bird in the Woods around Arpora.







ASIAN PARADISE FLYCATCHER

Not a common bird around Arpora but can be found with a little effort, easier to see in Bondla or at Mayam Lake.Adult male with full tail.



Sunday, November 20, 2016

BLACK HOODED ORIOLE

Really common in Arpora were it can be found with Indian Golden Oriole (sub-Species), a stunning bird best looked for in the mornings when very active. Male and female alike, unlike Eurasian Golden



INDIAN ROBIN

A bird of open areas, found in Arpora Woods and Baga Hill easily enough.


SPOONBILL

Alkborough 19th September, upto five seen in the morning.

GREY HERON

Again on the roofs of the bungalows.


LANCASTER

SPITFIRE, HURRICANE,LANCASTER.
Over House




AVOCET


 Alkborough Lincolnshire
Eventually Got the Western Swamphen, distant from top of hill so no pictures, seen 3 times, cracking bird but distant. Several hundred Avocets present.


Sunday, September 04, 2016

SHELDUCK

Taken in July, and a first for Garden, flew overhead late evening heading east, we get regular Buzzards coming in over the Lincoln edge and Hobby has been regular as well in our area this year, we should get some good migration here in Autumn with birds following Lincoln edge.




SWIFT

Always hard to get a decent picture of, last bird seen in August over Garden with House Martins and Swallows,

BLACKBIRD

Feeding on road outside our garden.

MEDITERRANEAN GULL

Few shots of the Med Gulls at Boultham Mere in May this year.






PIGEON WOOD

Does anyone like Wood Pigeons

BLUE TIT

Boultham Mere

COMMON STARLING

Really common around our gardens.

WHITE BELLIED SEA EAGLE

With a Black Kite right above us.