Friday, 28 February 2014
Thursday, 20 February 2014
Tuesday, 11 February 2014
|Hybrid Goose, Glynn Station|
|Gloroius Grus grus|Little Gull, Sandy Bay, 5 February
Saturday, 1 February 2014
Since my last posting I have added eight species to the list including Velvet Scoter and Fulmar, neither of which I saw last year.
The still obvious missing species are LBB Gull, Raven, Redwing, Fieldfare and Sisken amongst others.
I wonder how much of my patch will be left by the end of the winter. I have never seen anything like the continuous storms and Ben Head and the beach at Mosney are literally getting washed into the sea. There have been a number of times when I couldn't get to the beach because the estuary had become so flooded that it looked like a lake (unfortunately not attracting any new ducks) and overflowed onto the roads.
No doubt this current storm will knock a few more lumps out of Ben Head.
84 species, 98 points and most importantly 66.66% !