Yes. I’ve been to Old Moor. Again.

Yes, I had another trip to Old Moor on Saturday. I really must start varying my birding days out…

Not a bad day’s spotting. Not a good day for waders, but plenty of ducks. A flock of goosanders were there that I hadn’t seen before, and one lone Whooper Swan was floating about dejectedly waiting for its kin to arrive. Surely there should be a lot more of them around now? There also seem to be some Common Gulls joining the black-headeds.

Today’s full list
Black-headed Gull, Blue Tit, Canada Goose, Carrion Crow, Common Gull, Coot, Cormorant, Dunlin, Dunnock, Gadwall, Golden Plover, Goosander, Great Tit, Greenfinch, Grey Heron, Jackdaw, Lapwing, Linnet, Little Grebe, Magpie, Mallard, Moorhen, Mute Swan, Pheasant, Pied Wagtail, Pochard, Starling, Teal, Tree Sparrow, Tufted Duck, Whooper Swan, Wigeon


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