Tuesday, 18 December 2012

December bird sightings

The feeders at the bird hide are very busy at the moment with the recent cold weather bringing more birds in for an easy meal. Regular visitors at the moment are;
Marsh Tit, Great Tit, Blue Tit, Coal Tit, Long Tailed Tit, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Nuthatch, Robin, Greenfinch, Chaffinch, Blackbird, Dunnock, Wren, Sparrowhawk also visit for a quick meal from time to time.

Male Great Spotted Woopecker.

Other birds being seen elsewhere on the Edge are;
Buzzard, Jay, Treecreeper, Fieldfare, Redwing, Carrion Crow, Kestrel, Magpie, Wood Pigeon, Goldfinch.

Eurasian Treecreeper

A Red Kite was also spotted today passing the Wenlock Edge Inn.

1 comment:

  1. I so wish I could be there to view and watch these lovely and seemingly plentiful birds. I love this part of Shropshire.

    Happy Holidays to all who go there.