Wednesday, 29 December 2010

December 29th (Halling Common and Cuxton,river and pools)

Dull,misty and still,quite mild.
Birds that I noted at Halling this morning were - Wigeon (67) Teal (4) Gadwall (14) Tufted Duck (1) Redshank (10) Lapwing (8) and Cormorant (6) along the river,Snipe (2) Meadow Pipit (4) Redwing (40) Fieldfare (20) and Siskin (4) on the Common.
The Siskin were seen in trees along the southern border of the Common.

Birds that I noted at Cuxton this morning were - Redshank (2) Greenshank (2) Kingfisher (1) Little Grebe (3) Reed Bunting (6) Teal (2) Heron (1) and Lapwing (30) on the pools and Redshank (30) and Dunlin (41) along the river.


  1. Hi Alan.
    Nice little walk you had today. I will have to look out for the Siskin on Halling Common, along with Tufted Duck.

  2. Hi Ken,keep a look out,best of luck.