Myself and Robin (brother in-law) did a spot of local birding this morning, just to see what was about. We were only out birdwatching til around 13:00, but still managed to see/hear over 60 species in that time! Highlights were:
100+ Bramblings, 20+ Reed Buntings, 30+ Greylags, 50 + Curlew, 2 Green Sandpipers and a Marsh Tit.
Severn Farm Pond
8 Redpolls and 10+ Bullfinches.
Granllyn Pool (Guilsfield)
20-30 Bramblings, 4 Siskins and a Marsh Tit.
1 female Wood Duck, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Dipper, 1 Meadow Pipit, 1 Sparrowhawk, 100+ Pied Wagtails, 1 Marsh Tit and 1 Green Woodpecker.
15+ Whooper Swans.