A chilly start with condensation on the windows and sea fog over the estuary (and fog over Chew), clearing to a beautiful sunny day with a little horizon cloud and the lightest of breezes. Temperature ranging from 5 to 18°C.
|Turnstones at Severn Beach in both winter and summer plumage (Rosemary Setter)|
Oldbury Power Station:
Arctic Tern on the tidal reservoir.
BBS - 1 Pheasant, 1 Shelduck, 2 Mallard, 1 Buzzard, 1 GS Woodpecker, 3 Green Woodpecker, 1 Jay, 10 Swallow, 4 Chiffchaff, 3 Blackcap, flock 9 Starling, 7 Song Thrush, 1 Pied Wagtail, 4 Chaffinch, 2 Linnet (and 1 Roe Deer).
1-2 Dunlin, small party Turnstone.
(Black Nore/Redcliffe Bay - BBS, 30 species)
|Cuckoo, Strawberry Line at Yatton ( Mark Savage)|
|Chiffchaff, I think, despite the pink toes (George Stacey)|
(yesterday) 4 Hobby.
Chew Valley Lake
2 Chiffchaff, 2 Reed Bunting.
Wick Green Point:
4 juv. Reed Warbler, 3 Blackcap
1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Chiffchaff, 3 Blackcap, 1 Garden Warbler, 2 Song Thrush.
Herriott's inc Pool: