Friday, 16 September 2016

Friday 16th September

Some records from Jim for Yesterday (Thur 15th) 44 Collared Doves and 250 starlings at Octofad, 103 Tufted Duck, 1 Greater Scaup and 115 Teal at Loch Gorm. 80 mostly Pied Wagtails at Machir Bay, 11 Golden Plover and a Sparrowhawk at Ballinaby. At Gruinart a Sparrowhawk, 300 Swallows, 400 Starlings and 60 Goldfinches. On Loch Gruinart 4 Pale Bellied Brents, 18 Black Tailed Godwits, 1 Little Stint and 1 Arctic Tern. At Ardnave Loch 8 Black Tailed Godwits and 2 Bar Tailed Godwits
Today on the Gruinart Floods, I had 43 Mallards, 131 Teal, 4 Shoveler, 5 Wigeon, 2 Moorhens, 49 Lapwing and 2 Whooper Swans and also 2 Corncrakes reported by Neil.

Todays photo a great shot of a Jackdaw from Jim

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