Search This Blog

Thursday, February 02, 2012

2nd February

At last some news for Regent’s Park

Common Teal: three birds on the lake.

Redwing: 5 flew through.

Siskin: 4 birds on the peanut feeder in the Wetland Pen, area 32. They can be seen from the viewing platform.

Bushy Park

Great Black-backed Gull: One was on the boating pond.

Water Rail: one was walking on the ice near the Iron Bridge.

Fieldfare: 100 plus flew south in two flocks.

Redwing: 220 plus flew south, while there were still birds feeding alongside the Longford River in the Woodland Gardens.

Siskin: The flock of around 40, were feeding in Alder trees also alongside the Longford River in the Woodland Gardens.

DSC_3364

Redwing (above) and Fieldfares take a breather (below)

DSC_3400

DSC_3374

A fleeing Water Rail

DSC_3312

Great B B Gull, for some reason the bright blue skies seem to have given my photos a blue tint.

DSC_3300

DSC_3313-1

DSC_3385

This Grey Heron allowed me to approach reasonably close, normally it bolts before I get to within 50 meters of him.

No comments: