Monday, December 05, 2011
Called in at CYD this afternoon to a sight that we hav'nt seen since spring, water all the way across in front of the hide.and birds swimming there as well. 18 species noted, those being:- Reed bunting, Wigeon, Teal, Mallard, Tufted Duck, Heron, Coot, Blue Tit, Chaffinch, Canada Geese, Great Tit, Wren, Blackbird, Mute Swan, Dunnock, LBB Gull, Robin and Lapwing. The Lapwing dropped in just as i was leaving and i counted 72. Teal showed in large number150+, whislt the number of Wigeon seem's to have grown since my last visit, there were 33. There was also a lot of activity on and around the feeders.