Friday, 31 October 2008

Starlings On the Move today... and other Thrushes..

0700hrs-1100hrs
Wind: N 10mph
Movement W/NW unless stated otherwise.

Starling day without doubt!! kept going steadily all morning, even at 1100hrs on leaving I had a party of 100 approx going through.. it was nice and steady with other thrushes to...

Starling: 1520 (46 parties, best parties:100,130,170),
Redwing: 1148 (30 parties, best parties: 126,80,90,70,80,
Fieldfare: 1291 (26 parties, best parties: 120,120,120,80,80,80,120.
Chaffinch: 50 (best party 14), Goldfinch: 7, LBBG: 2, Common Gull: 18, Greenfinch: 9, BHG: 19, Woodpigeon: 1, Meadow Pipit: 3, Carrion Crow: 21, Jackdaw: 12, Linnet: 30 (one party), Kestrel: 1 probably local