|The Heronry South Lake after rain.|
November 5th: Blue tits, wood pigeon, house sparrows, magpie, great tit, robin, squirrels and a cat in the VC garden.
November 6th: Heronry Lakes: Green sandpiper, goldeneye drake. Kite attempting t lift something from the lake, disrupted crows and gulls. Lapwing x 10. (TG)
|The "Bus -Stop" hide.|
|Water levels rising fast. The Great Ouse may flood this week.|
November 8th: G-s woodpecker, sparrow hawk, wigeon, gadwall, mallard, teal, lapwings and shovelers, + lots of fungi.
Gadwall, teal, mallard, wigeon, tufted duck, mute swan, cormorant, heron, g-c grebe, little grebe, coot, crow, magpie, robin, dunnock, blue tit, great tit, l-t tit, g-s woodpecker, woodpigeon, kestrel, jackdaw, blackbird.
November 9th: Kingfishers (x 2?) at Garden pond by the VC. Wren great tit and blue tit. (Kelsey)
November 10th: Bittern over Pumphouse Pit.
November 12th: Shovelers x 3 on the Hayling Pit.
|Terry Brown entering his sightings in the log.|
November 14th: Coot, moorhen, wigeon, tufted duck, mallard, shoveler, gadwall, b-h gull, cormorant, heron, mute swan, green woodpecker, magpie, crow, jay, jackdaw, blue tit, great tit, robin, starling, woodpigeon, kingfisher, redwing, blackbird, reed bunting, chaffinch, wren.
Cormorant roost: 101 birds at 16:00 (TG)
November 20th: Tony Plant from the St Ives U3A sent us these photos from his visit today. The group spotted this unusual bird of prey in a tree at the River Viewpoint. It's an American Harris' Hawk and I don't think it flew in from Arizona! Thanks Tony.
November 21st: Wigeon flock, gadwall, swans, moorhen, coot, tufted duck, redwings, robin, goldfinch, magpie, pigeon, crow, blackbird, cormorant, wren, great tit, dunnock, collared dove.
(+ Rats and squirrels)
Third Thursday Walk:
Blackbird, black-headed gull, blue tit, cormorant, coot, crow, dunnock, gadwall, goldfish, great tit, green woodpecker, jackdaw, l-t-tit, magpie, mallard, moorhen, mute swan, redwing, robin, feral pigeon, collared dove, shoveler, teal, tufted duck, wigeon, wood pigeon, wren, pheasant, stock dove, g-s woodpecker, pied wagtail, jay, linnet. (33 spp) David Wilson.
Otter on Rudd Pit.
November 23rd: Squirrel x 2, great tit, robin, magpie, collared dove, blue tit, (tree sparrow?)
Tawny owl reported calling in the village. TG.
November 25th: Otter on Heronry North visiting tern rafts.