Friday, 12 November 2010

Bird News Friday 12th November

3 Waxwings have now reached Fermanagh! They were at Leggs Mushroom Farm east of Castle Caldwell (Amy Burns per B.Robson)
100 Waxwing were at the Lagan Meadows in Belfast 
2 Waxwing were in Saintfield
Along the River Lagan today, between King's Bridge and Stranmillis Weir, there was:
1 Kingfisher
5 Fieldfare
1 Common Sandpiper
1 Little Grebe
and some Long-tailed Tits

(All between Kings bridge and stranmillis weir, Belfast - Ronald Surgenor)

Thanks again to Ronald for these photos from today - this time a Common Sandpiper






Here's an absolute classic from Nigel Snell - one we don't see enough of in Northern Ireland!!
http://www.nigel-snellphotography.com/
www.flickr/photos/nigelsnell/


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