Friday, 9 December 2011

09th Dec 2011 local stuff

Well Ive been spoilt of as late so i was due a quiet birding day, and today was it.
Started by covering Bassenthwaite lake after work, very little on the very flooded lake small groups of Goldeneye with a few tufties a GC Grebe and a Little Grebe.
Moved onto Workington which seemed very quiet after yesterday, a Bonxie was the highlight, a Few Red-throated Diver, a Couple Of Mergansers and Goosanders. Few Kitts no more that 3 I think, and a few Guillemot.
Then Walked Maryport Coastal path only thing of note here were 2 Raven.
Finished at Soddy Gap 2 European White-fronted Geese with the Greylags still 4 Goldeneye, Heron flushed 60+ Snipe and 1 Jack snipe on the edge. 
The Heron Caught a mouse drowned it and ate it....

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