31st March 2007

Whetstone Quarry - Little Owl

Bradup area
Curlews, Lapwings, Starlings, Pied Wagtails

Ilkley Road, Riddlesden - Brambling

5 singing Chiffchaff, Redpoll, Siskin, Jays, Nuthatches
drumming GSWdpkrs, Treecreeper, Meadow Pipits
2 pairs Bullfinch, Skylark, GHeron

Trough Lane - male Wheatear

Members Only Res
5 displaying Snipe, Redshank, Curlew, Goosander
3 Common Gull, pair of Stonechat in car park area
Meadow Pipits, Skylarks, GHeron

East Riddlesden Hall
Kingfisher, 2 Bullfinch, Mute Swan, Tufted Duck

30Redwing, 95 GoldenPlovers, 4 Snipe, 300+ Starling
Lapwings are holding territory, Skylarks singing,
Meadow Pipits displaying and Reed Buntings

Thruscross Reservoir area
1 Pink-footed Goose on water amongst flock of greylag
60 golden plover over heading east, 20 oystercatchers
Later – 120 golden plover in field by cemetery (on Greenhough road)

Tong Park Lake & Baildon Moor Area
3 Curlew, 1 Lapwing, 2 Skylark, 3 Pheasant (2M 1F), 1 Green Wpker

M Doveston, H Doveston, P King, J Flood, D Halliday