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Saturday, October 29, 2005

29th October

1100 Wood Pigeon south west
130 Starlings west
1 Yellow Hammer west at 7.50am
6 Siskins, 3 feeding in silver birch trees
6 Goldfinches
50 Greenfinches
24 Meadow Pipits
4 Fieldfares
33 Redwings
6 Mislte Thrushes
1 Rook flew SW at 8.15am the first sighting for 2 years
4 Rose ringed Parakeets

27th October

7 Bramblings
5 Linnets
1 Lesser Redpoll
3 Siskins
70 Chaffinches
40 Greenfinches
3 Skylarks
45 Redwings
130 Starlings
1000 Wood Pigeons

Wednesday, October 26, 2005

26th October

Fieldfare 26
Redwing 270
Hawfinch 2 birds flew west 8.47am
Bullfinch 2 birds flew west with chaffinches
Brambling 5
Lesser Redpoll 3
Meadow Pipit 8
Chaffinch 80+
Greenfinch 50+
Starling 60
Wood Pigeon 1100

23rd October

Wood Pigeon 6500+ flew SW prior to 10.00am
Meadow Pipit 100+
Lesser Redpoll 4
brambling 1
Siskin 1
Jackdaw 29, including a flock of 25
House Martin 2
Collared Dove 3

Thursday, October 20, 2005

18th October

1650 Wood Pigeons headed SW between 7.20am and 9.30am
15 Redwings
7 Siskins
1 Brambling
1 Lesser Redpoll
4 Meadow Pipits

17th October

9 Lapwings
4 Siskins
1 Redwing

16th October

60 Redwings flew NW
6 Skylarks
25 Meadow Pipits
1 Lesser Redpoll
1 Brambling
8 Siskins

15th October

1 Richards Pipit; a bird circled the open spaces calling in the mist at 8.30am and departed SE.
1 Little Bunting; a bird called briefly before heading SE at 11.20am, just after the mist had cleared.
250 Redwings; between 11.00am and 11.30am.
5 Skylarks
12 Meadow Pipits
1 Lesser Redpoll
6 Siskins
4 Lapwings headed NE at 8.40am
5 Chiffchaffs
1 House Martin
8 Barn Swallows

12th October

30 Redwings; The first birds of the autumn headed NW in small groups.
14 Pied Wagtails
6 Song Thrushes
4 Skylarks
4 House Martins
6 Barn Swallows
2 Chiffchaffs
6 Meadow Pipits
1 Siskin

11th October

5 Siskins
2 Linnets
4 Meadow Pipits
4 Pied Wagtails
2 Chiffchaffs

10 October

4 Swallows
5 Chiffchaffs
2 Blackcaps
2 Lesser Redpolls
2 Siskins
12 Meadow Pipits
6 Pied Wagtails

8th October

1 Skylark
22 Siskins flew south in small parties
32 Linnets flew south in two groups
15 Meadow Pipits
10 Pied Wagtails
1 Grey Wagtail
4 Chiffchaffs
3 Blackcaps
7 Swallows
1 Northern Wheatear
10 Song Thrushes

7th October

2 Skylarks
1 Brambling
9 Siskins
4 Meadow Pipits
11 Pied Wagtails
1 Collared Dove
4 Chiffchaffs
1 Northern Wheatear
1 Lesser Redpoll
1 Goshawk; a bird that was probably this species flew high NE at 11.50am

6th October

1 Firecrest; female in wood NW corner of the park. For directions look at sightings board by
Nature Study Centre
4 Chiffchaffs

5th October

1 Northern Wheatear
12 Meadow Pipits
20 Meadow Pipits
3 Song Thrushes
4 Chiffchaffs

Wednesday, October 19, 2005

4th October

12 Pied Wagtails
1 White Wagtail
3 Song Thrushes flew high north west
1 Common Teal in sanctuary north of Hanover Bridge

3rd October

5 Jackdaws
12 Pied Wagtails
30 Meadow Pipits flew south west
25 Chaffinches flew wes
1 Lesser Redpoll
1 Northern Wheatear
2 Chiffchaffs
2 Common/ Mew Gulls adults

2nd October

1 Linnet
12 Meadow Pipits
15 House Martins

1st October

12 Pied Wagails
3 White Wagtails
8 Meadow Pipits