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by Dave Eyes
Sun May 03, 2009 8:45 pm
Forum: 2009 Recent Sightings Submissions
Topic: mossfield
Replies: 2
Views: 944

LRP and ringed plover still there at 4pm this afternoon.
by Dave Eyes
Sat May 02, 2009 9:28 am
Forum: 2009 Recent Sightings Submissions
Topic: mossfield
Replies: 2
Views: 944

Thursday 30th April
1 ringed plover
1 LRP
by Dave Eyes
Thu Apr 30, 2009 3:06 pm
Forum: 2009 Recent Sightings Submissions
Topic: mossfield
Replies: 2
Views: 944

mossfield

Species seen on Tuesday 28th April and Wednesday 29th April wood pigeon collared dove rook jackdaw carrion crow skylark meadow pipit chaffinch bullfinch goldfinch linnet chiffchaff blackcap magpie jay song thrush starling great tit blue tit coal tit l t tit dunnock wren robin gsw mallard moorhen lrp...
by Dave Eyes
Sat Apr 25, 2009 12:34 pm
Forum: 2009 Recent Sightings Submissions
Topic: Moss Lane, Whittle
Replies: 1
Views: 843

Moss Lane, Whittle

Grasshopper warbler reeling at 4.45pm last night.
Also, female sparrowhawk flew over.
by Dave Eyes
Thu Apr 23, 2009 10:34 am
Forum: 2009 Recent Sightings Submissions
Topic: Mossfield and Buckshaw Industrial Estate
Replies: 0
Views: 787

Mossfield and Buckshaw Industrial Estate

Wed 22/4
6 mallard (+2 young)
1 pheasant (m)
1 kestrel
2 moorhen
1 LRP
3 lapwing
1 swallow
1 pied wagtail
2 wren
4 wheatear (all male)
pair of jay
1 rook among the usual corvids
12 linnet
1 reed bunting (f)
lots of skylarks and meadow pipits and all the usual stuff
by Dave Eyes
Mon Apr 20, 2009 9:49 pm
Forum: 2009 Recent Sightings Submissions
Topic: A few local bits
Replies: 0
Views: 701

A few local bits

Friday 17/4 Sparrowhawk (f) sat in tree at the bottom of Foxglove Drive. Siskin on a neighbour's feeder. Saturday 18/4 Buzzard circling over Multipart. Monday 20/4 Young dunnock on our garden being fed by an adult. Pair of bullfinches in hedges around Mossfield. Also, the pair of bullfinches have co...
by Dave Eyes
Mon Apr 20, 2009 9:35 pm
Forum: 2009 Recent Sightings Submissions
Topic: Mossfield and surrounding areas (inc my house)
Replies: 0
Views: 718

Mossfield and surrounding areas (inc my house)

Sunday 19th Loads of woodpigeon, skylark, meadow pipit, blackbird, robin, great tit, blue tit, house sparrow, chaffinch, goldfinch, chiffchaff, starling, magpie and carrion crow. 2 buzzard 2 kestrel 2 male pheasant 6 mallard 3 moorhen ( 1 on the nest ) 1 oystercatcher 1 LRP 3 lapwing 1 snipe 3 colla...
by Dave Eyes
Thu Apr 16, 2009 9:44 am
Forum: 2009 Recent Sightings Submissions
Topic: Mossfield
Replies: 1
Views: 1145

Mossfield

1 LRP (the first I've seen for more than a week), 1 oystercatcher, loads more meadow pipits than usual but strangely no skylarks, 3 linnets overhead and 2 curlews battling NE against the wind.
by Dave Eyes
Thu Apr 16, 2009 9:37 am
Forum: 2009 Recent Sightings Submissions
Topic: bullfinches
Replies: 1
Views: 1162

Both bullfinches on the same feeeder again at 6.30 last night.
by Dave Eyes
Wed Apr 15, 2009 4:14 pm
Forum: 2009 Recent Sightings Submissions
Topic: bullfinches
Replies: 1
Views: 1162

bullfinches

Pair of bullfinches on a feeder in the garden last night at 6.30.
by Dave Eyes
Tue Apr 14, 2009 4:45 pm
Forum: 2009 Recent Sightings Submissions
Topic: Tree Pipit
Replies: 0
Views: 965

Tree Pipit

As usual I apologise for my late posting. Heard my first tree pipit of the year on Good Friday at Anglezarke. I think most of the birds I saw have already been recorded with the possible exception of 19 fieldfare at White Coppice. On Easter Saturday I heard a tree pipit at Mossfield in the trees adj...
by Dave Eyes
Mon Apr 06, 2009 2:00 pm
Forum: 2009 Recent Sightings Submissions
Topic: Buckshaw LRP
Replies: 20
Views: 4587

Sat 4/4 Forgot my binoculars but still saw 1 LRP flying around.
Sun 5/4 2 LRP in the usual place and 1 on the waste ground near the new houses.
by Dave Eyes
Mon Apr 06, 2009 1:54 pm
Forum: 2009 Recent Sightings Submissions
Topic: Buckshaw Industrial Estate
Replies: 0
Views: 705

Buckshaw Industrial Estate

20+ linnet, 1 swallow, 3 LRP, 1 jack snipe, 5 lapwing, loads of skylark, pair of reed bunting, 3 meadow pipit, pair of kestrel.
by Dave Eyes
Sat Apr 04, 2009 9:22 am
Forum: 2009 Recent Sightings Submissions
Topic: Buckshaw LRP
Replies: 20
Views: 4587

3 LRP flying around at 3pm yesterday. Also, sparrowhawk flying east over the A6.
by Dave Eyes
Thu Apr 02, 2009 10:06 am
Forum: 2009 Recent Sightings Submissions
Topic: Buckshaw LRP
Replies: 20
Views: 4587

I agree with the general opinion that the Collins is the most comprehensive field guide. It is worth noting that the new edition is due out in May. Therefore, it's probably worth waiting for either the new edition or the chance to pick up the old edition cheaply.

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