6th May 2009

Members Only Res 1300-1820
Moving birds:Lesser black backed Gull 23 > NW
Swallow 21 > NW, Dunlin 11 > NW
Other:Great Tit 1 Sparrowhawk 1 Stonechat 1 Wheatear 18


Members Only Res
Meadow Pipits 14+. Common Sandpiper 2
Grey Wagtail 2pair. Redshank 5. BHGull 1.
Raven 1. Wheatear 11f & 3m. Swallow 7+. Reed Bunting 4m.
Curlew 7. LBBGull 5. Carrion Crow 1. Canada Goose 8.
Stonechat 1m. Lapwing 6. Great Tit 1. Pied Wagtail 12.
Dunlin 8. Sparrowhawk 1m. Mallard 8m & 3f. Oystercatcher 1.
Tufted Duck 1 pair

B Nield

six Wheatears. A group of five females were feeding in the paddock beyond Golcar Farm and on the 'running track', and a single male was some distance away. Two pairs of Reed Buntings were see, and a Dipper was again noted on the beck by Glovershaw Farm.

P King

Strid Wood
Mallard with ducklings, Pheasant 2 female 1 male, Oystercatchers 2 , Common Sandpiper 2, Curlew 2, Blk Headed Gull 4, Woodpigeons , Collared Dove, Swifts ,Sandmartins, Swallows, GSWoodpecker, Pied Wagtails, Grey Wagtails, Wrens, Dunnocks, Robins, Blackbirds, Garden Warblers, Blackcaps, Willow Warblers, Chiffchaff, Pied Flycatcher 7 + others calling, Blue tits, Gt Tits, Coal Tits, Treecreeper, nuthatch, Jackdaws, Chaffinch, Goldfinch, Reed Buntings 2 Male, Mandarins 2 +, Cuckoo calling at Barden Bridge, Wood Warbler 1 seen maybe another calling

M & F Stones