Its worth a visit

Mandarins back on the Calder this morning

27/08/2013 21:14

2 Mandarin Ducks were on the River Calder near Hot Works Mill this morningEarlsheaton.Also 2 Pochard in the same area.No sign of the shoveller from yesterday and Teal numbers were less than 30 but still single Green Sandpiper and 3 Common Snipe on the bed closest to Hotworks Mill and no sign of the Little Egret from yesterday.

The top beds housing the Reed Warbker colony held at least 3 Sedge Warblers,5 Chiff Chaffs 5 Whitethroats and 4 Reed Buntings.