Category: Caldertop Cottage

Nature Diary

3 brown hares in the field at the back.Kestrels, Red Grouse, Mallards, Goldfinches, Blue Tit, Great Tit, Juvenile Robin, Swallows, Starlings, Chaffinches, Dunnock, Blackbird, mouse, Pheasants,Kingfishers (at Crook O’Lune, near bridge)Kestrels near Cobb…

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Nature Diary

Wren, robin, junior goldfinch, curlews in field and overhead,lapwings – flock flew over garden.Heron by the millpond, mallards and moorhens.Swallows and swifts.Pheasants, squirrel on the lane to Calder Vale.Hares in field.Hens and ducks in the farmyard…

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Nature Diary

2 jays in field nearby, blue tits at the feeding station at the cottage, heron in evening sky, stoat running across road nearby, 5 curlews, 6 lapwings, 4 hares, numerous house sparrows, lots of cows and sheep.Pheasant, swallows, robin, wren, squir…

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Sightings from the bird hide

Lapwings displaying (lots) – amazingCurlew 1, snipe 1, pheasant 2, grouse 3, kestrel 1, oystercatcher 1, mallard 3, hare 1.A bright sunny evening!Thank you to the Ashfords for making a note of the sightings in the nature diary