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Crook O' Lune & local area forays.

Posted by Steve Graham 
Re: Crook O' Lune & local area forays.
October 15, 2018 04:16PM
15/10 - A good passage morning as predicted. Best birds were 2+4 Crossbills all flying E around 08:50. First record here for 2/3 years.

Supporting cast included more Redwings, Skylark, Siskin and single Curlew, my first for a couple of months here. Not yet had Lesser Redpoll over this Autumn unusually.

Cheers
Steve
Re: Crook O' Lune & local area forays.
October 19, 2018 07:58AM
18/10 - A single Fieldfare was on the estate briefly along with 20 Redwing again. Fieldfare is surprisingly scarce here and less than annual.

19/10 - Early morning walk produced 3 Grey Wagtails, 2 Little Grebe and a Kingfisher.

Cheers
Steve
Re: Crook O' Lune & local area forays.
October 24, 2018 02:24PM
24/10 - c50 Fieldfare West over cycle path at Caton late morning.

Cheers
Steve
Re: Crook O' Lune & local area forays.
October 26, 2018 03:02PM
26/10 - More evidence of Winter visitors with, unusually, 10 Fieldfare on the estate, 20 Redwing and at least 2 Brambling calling and a female seen. A few more Siskin around and mid-afternoon a female Sparrowhawk was mobbed by 3 Pied Wagtails and a Grey. Good Autumn stuff! Also 2 Ravens S this morning.

Cheers
Steve
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