Sunday, April 15, 2012

WHITE WAGTAIL

Got the Black Winged Stilt at Willow Tree Fen near Spalding (Pode Hole)a Lincs Lifer for me so well pleased, then on to Frampton were we had at least 10 White Wagtails, superb birds and all in front of 360 hide.

YELLOW WAGTAIL

Two birds from 360 hide Frampton

WHEATEAR

From 360 hide Frampton

Saturday, April 14, 2012

Wheatear

This used to be an easy bird to get every spring and Autumn at the pit, but in recent years i seem to miss them as they only stay briefly, the Last Northern Wheatear i saw was in 2006 and a Greenland in 2008 and 2009 so its been 3 years since i saw one at Boultham Mere.

Sunday, April 08, 2012

Shelduck

Boultham Mere
Just checked the date of the last ones i saw at the mere and it was August 2010, 3 birds on the mere this morning, they have been here on and off for a few days.