Saturday, August 27, 2011

SAND MARTIN

Lots of Juvenile Sand Martins at the Mere this morning.




HOUSE MARTIN

Loads of Juv House Martins sat on wires first thing.



COMMON KINGFISHER

Very rare this year due to bad weather at begining of year.





Swallow


Tuesday, August 23, 2011

GREY HERON

Adult and two Juvs at the Mere











Saturday, August 20, 2011

WESTERN YELLOW LEGGED GULL

The sixth Yellow Legged in the last three weeks, 2 adults a second summer and 3-4 Juv types.




Wednesday, August 17, 2011

LITTLE EGRET

At long last a Little Egret close enough to get a picture of, presumed to be a Juv or none breeder, lores blue,grey with quite yellow looking legs










WESTERN YELLOW LEGGED GULL

Upto five of this taxon on Boultham Mere these last three weeks.



Great Spotted Woodpecker



Cormorant

Ring number is ZD4, will find out were this ones from.

Sunday, August 14, 2011

COMMON TERN

First for a few days.




COMMON BUZZARD

Four birds over pit this morning, adult and 3 Juvs.