Monday, 29 May 2017

Potter Heigham

The patch has been dire nothing of note so ive been nipping out in the afternoon off patch.
Highlights of a trip to Potter Heigham were 12 Spoonbill, 3 Little Stint, 2 Greenshank, 2 Grey Plover and 89 Tundra Ringed Plover, 2 Little Ringed Plover and a Wood Sandpiper. Lastly 2 Ruff including a cracking summer plumaged birds 

Back on patch a few butterflies best being Speckled Wood, Brimstone and Painted Lady.
Dragonflies 4 Spot, Emperor, Norfolk Hawker and a Hawker sp.

Best bird of the weekend however was a Hobby over COSW. Garden Warbler at CNSW was a patch tick and a Willow Warbler at Furse wood was unusual.
In the Garden i awoke to a nice surprise in the form of a Singing Reed Warbler, it stayed all day.Video of it singing from the hedge

Again a bank holiday weekend gone far too quick.
Almost Moth update blog soon.

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