May 202014
 
Dawn chorus report

Our dawn chorus this year was an hour earlier than before starting at 5am from Northward Hill RSPB reserve.  The day started surprisingly chilly and from the viewpoint we had a lovely view of a hazy mist rising up over the scrapes. Starting from the car park and the bird feeders we heard wren, robin,chaffinch, greenfinch and […]

Mar 302011
 

We spent this afternoon at Northward Hill, walking from the RSPB Office along the Heron Trail.   Amongst the species seen and heard were:   Goldfinch, greenfinch, wren, blue tit, great tit with chiffchaff and song thrush singing well.   From the Marsh viewpoint there were teal, wigeon, coot, moorhen, shelduck.   Over the fields towards the Heronry were seen rook, jackdaw, […]