Saturday, 26 August 2017

Warbler wave

Middleton NR

A wave of Warblers passed through until 10am consisting of a minimum of the following:
Whitethroat 14 - some really heavy ones obviously ready for a long journey 
Garden Warbler 3
Chiffchaff 7
Blackcap 6
Lesser Whitethroat 3
Willow Warbler 1
Sedge Warbler 1

Other species today:
Kingfisher (1)
Jay (2)
Grey Wagtail (1)
Reed Bunting (1)
Long-tailed Tit (11)
Goldfinch (flock of 14)

No attempt was made to count the Med Gulls today.