Thursday, 28 January 2010

Middleton Management Day

Heysham Obs
Middleton IE
Pond clearance work at Middleton put up surprisingly few birds. A pair of mallard, four tufted duck and a single snipe were the total sightings for the day, with the addition of a calling water rail first thing.

Grey Seal therein at lunchtime

North wall area
Common Scoter - pair far offshore
Twite - c40
Goldeneye - one inshore
Med Gull - at least one adult