Saturday, 23 March 2013

Birds in garden today-:
                          8 Goldfinch
                          2 Blackbird
                          2 Stock Dove
                          2 Collared Dove
                          6 Chaffinch
                          1 Wren
                          1 Goldcrest
                          1 Grey Wagtail ( believe it or not )
                           and lots of corvids.
                          Blackbirds very defensive and chasing everything  off.

Tuesday, 19 March 2013

Birds in garden today-:
                                8 Goldfinch
                                2 Robin
                                1 Dunnock
                                2 Collared Dove
                                2 Blackbird
                                3 Badger and 1 Tawny Owl last night. 1 Kestrel
                        and few pics from Otley dog show and daughters birthday.


Thursday, 14 March 2013

Goit Stock

Nice walk around Goit Stock today,no sign of the deer that some old dears said they'd seen on there.
                          A zoom lens is on my wishlist badly needed.

Icicles still about

Wednesday, 13 March 2013


Day out in Beckwithshaw today and seen 9 Red Kite, Whimbrels,Snipe, Lapwing, Rook, and a running Hare but only got a snap when it crouched down.-:

Tuesday, 12 March 2013

A lovely pair of Tits and other birds

                                                     Great & Blue Tit
                                               Long Tailed  & Blue Tit
                                                   Great Tit

                                             Lesser Redpoll & Siskin
                                                 Ready to Rumble

                                              Collared Dove
                                          Corvids & about 20 Gulls flying over garden and landing
                                           in field at back but couldn't tell you what sort of gull.

Monday, 11 March 2013

Sparrowhawk comes visiting

Busy day in the garden today after a weekend at Crufts dog show-:

                                          8 Goldfinch
                                          2 Blackbird
                                          2 Greenfinch
                                          2 Robin
                                          2 Collared Dove
                                          1 Wood Pigeon
                                          1 Hedge Sparrow
                                          1 Stock  Dove
                                          1 Chaffinch
           lots of corvids and a  beautiful female Sparrowhawk,
                        last night Badger and woodmouse.