Tuesday, 19 April 2011

Lutley Wedge 19/04/11 07.10am (7°c) Sunny, clear skies. Cool breeze (NE) F2

An excellent fall of migrants today, again in largely fine settled and cloudless conditions. At least 21 Wheatears (13♀8♂) were grounded around the Wassell Grove Pools/Foxcote House Farm area along with a ♀ Redstart and a ♀ Yellow Wagtail.
21 Wheatear
2 Yellow Wagtail (1➝N)
1 Redstart
3 Sand Martin (1➝N) (2➝E/NE)
2 House Martin (1➝N)
12 Swallow (9➝N)
4 Common Whitethroat
1 Willow Warbler
3 Chiffchaff 
♀ 'flavissima' Yellow Wagtail and ♀ Wheatear (Wassell Grove Pools 19/4/11)

House Martin (Wassell Grove Pools 19/4/11)

1 comment:

Jason K said...

What a great day...21 Wheatear that is an amazing fall