A quick dash late afternoon to my feeding station on Rawcliffe Moss revealed 65 Tree Sparrows with a large number of them feeding on the large peanut feeder I put up to increase our catch when ringing here for training purposes! I wasn't on the farm long and the only other things I had of note were 3,500 Woodpigeons, 3 Song Thrush and 16 Fieldfares.
Forgive me if I have showed you the above picture before of a Hawk Owl taking a mouse from the hand. Many thanks to Nigel for the picture.
Year list = 65
Monday 23rd July 2018 - 1,000 Black-headed Gull were feeding on the reserve early morning on a mass hatch of insects which helps one appreciate how many Black-heads are actually...
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