Sunday, 22 March 2015

Stackpole Area

A nice set of sightings for yesterday from Steve Hearn -
On holiday in Bosherston from Devon and walked around Lily ponds onto Stackpole Quay, Stackpole Head and Broad Haven.
Fabulous day's weather and some good birds.
Highlights as follows:-

Wheatear (1) male Stackpole Head
Chiffchaff (4+ singing males) Bosherston
Chough (2) v close by feeding at Stackpole Head
Red Kite (1) high over seen from Eight Arch Bridge
Goosander (15) Bosherston
Goldeneye (2) male and female, Bosherston
Wigeon (2) male and female, Bosherston
Grey Wagtail (1)
Rock Pipits (6+)
Skylark (3) singing
Goldcrest (2)
Bullfinch (1) singing - never heard this before - a little trill after the usual piping call
Mistle Thrush (2)
Raven (1)