Buzzard ....Wishaw.....Photo by Dave Taylor.
The first winter drake Lesser Scaup still at Draycote in toft, only two Scaup seen today at Lea Marston (1w drake & female) viewed from roadbridge. At the malthouse pup car park Dosthill the 300 strong finch flock is still present with at least 50 Bramblings , and at Whitacre Heath NR there are 4 Redpoll , 2 Siskins, 3 Stonechats and 2 Willow Tits.(J Wesson). Brandon Marsh this evening a Barn Owl was seen from carlton hide. (B Headly). At Shustoke 12 Siskins along far bank, and Willow Tit (S Seal), and in the roost at Coton tonight a (1w) Caspian Gull and (1w) Yellow Legged Gull ( T Perrins).
After a week's absence the 2nd WInter Glauc reappeared in this evening's pre-roost at Dosthill along with a 2nd Win Yellow Legged Gull (A Dean).
Siskin ..........Shustoke.....Photo (Midland Bird Images).