mistle thrush

Migration Continues.Report by Paul Bowyer

Description of sighting

unusual sighting of woodcock near Trig Point
Paul estimates 7500 birds of 19 species passed over Brean Down

Date of sighting

2010 Oct 11

Time of day

morning visit

Birds Seen

hobby
ring ouzel
mistle thrush
woodcock
wheatear

a special sighting

Busy Day Report-Paul Bowyer

Date of sighting

2009 Oct 26

Time of day

Birds Seen

yellowhammer
woodpigeon
starling
siskin
reed bunting
redpoll
pied wagtail
mistle thrush
meadow pipit
goldfinch
firecrest
chiffchaff
chaffinch
bullfinch
brambling
blackcap

a special sighting

Busy Day

Description of sighting

good weather conditions for migration.Highspot again the Dartford Warbler and Ring Ouzel.Overall high number of species moving

Date of sighting

2009 Oct 13

Time of day

morning

Birds Seen

swallow
song thrush
skylark
siskin
ring ouzel
redwing
redpoll
mistle thrush
meadow pipit
linnet
goldfinch
Dartford Warbler
coal tit
chiffchaff
chaffinch
bullfinch
blackcap

a special sighting

Report Paul Bowyer

Description of sighting

High volume of migrant species,high spot was the incoming Brent Goose.Swallow numbers estimated at 1000

Date of sighting

2009 Sep 26

Time of day

Birds Seen

brent goose
song thrush
mistle thrush
reed bunting
grey wagtail
skylark
wheatear
chaffinch
pied wagtail
swallow
house martin
sand martin
goldcrest
blackcap
chiffchaff

a special sighting

Report Paul Bowyer

Description of sighting

1200 starlings over

Date of sighting

2008 Nov 1

Time of day

Birds Seen

starling
siskin
mistle thrush
woodpigeon
redpoll
skylark
brambling
chaffinch

Report Paul Bowyer

Description of sighting

not much visible migration,two merlin seen.

Date of sighting

2008 Oct 9

Time of day

Birds Seen

swallow
skylark
siskin
reed bunting
redpoll
mistle thrush
merlin
brambling

a special sighting

Report Paul Bowyer

Date of sighting

2008 Oct 9

Time of day

Birds Seen

merlin
brambling
mistle thrush
swallow
siskin
reed bunting
redpoll
skylark

a special sighting
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