Monthly Archives: November 2018

Friday 23rd November 2018

WWT Slimbridge    Two JACK SNIPES still from Martin Smith hide today. A SHORT-EARED OWL hunting over the Dumbles this afternoon. (Dot Jones/Ian Hull). Bentham    Two Ring-necked Parakeets flew over again this morning. (Greg Mabbett). Ashleworth Ham    This afternoon … Continue reading

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Thursday 22nd November 2018

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Wednesday 21st November 2018

Saul     Two CATTLE EGRETS feeding in fields between Saul and Fretherne this afternoon. (Roy Widgery). Edge     Early afternoon at Sevenleaze Lane, seven Stock Doves feeding on a stubble field, nine Common Gulls, a flock of 17 Great Tits, nine Linnets and … Continue reading

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Tuesday 20th November 2018

Frampton     Mid-morning a female MERLIN flew low across the brassica field SE of the Sailing Lake. On the Sailing Lake the Red Crested Pochard pair, the Goldeneye pair, the Yellow-legged Gull and a female RED-BREASTED MERGANSER still. (Gordon Kirk). … Continue reading

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Monday 19th November 2018

WWT Slimbridge    At least one JACK SNIPE on the right hand (East) island from Martin Smith hide today. (Richard Tyler). Pic by Richard Tyler. Frampton    A MERLIN chasing a Skylark over Marsh Lane at 9:48am. Also a pair … Continue reading

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Sunday 18th November 2018

Frampton pools     The WOODLARK still with 20+Skylarks along Marsh Lane S of the Sailing Lake and around the pools two CATTLE EGRETS, a Great White Egret, 15 Little Egrets, a pair of Goldeneyes, a pair of Red Crested Pochards, … Continue reading

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Saturday 17th November 2018

Twyning     At midday at Upham Meadow a Greenland White-fronted Goose (fitted with a radio transmitter) with 128 Canada Geese and six Greylags at the southern end opposite the caravan park. The bird roosted across the river in Worcestershire. (Mike … Continue reading

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