Good autumn passage of Tree Sparrow and Brambling continues

10th November 2010 – bright and sunny/early frost N1
Grounded Migrants
Grounded thrushes today involved 26 Blackbird and 4 Song Thrush.
Diurnal Migration
A few birds took advantage of the first decent day in a while with 130 Jackdaw, 12 Greenfinch, 10 Chaffinch, 5 Tree Sparrow, 2 Siskin, 2 Brambling and single Whooper Swan, Redpoll and Rock Pipit logged.
Wildfowl and Waders
The Brent Goose flock held just 11 pale-bellied birds and a small influx of Pintail saw 29 birds present.
A pair of Raven, 10 Twite and single Merlin and Water Rail were logged.