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Wheatear below Pildacre fields and duck numbers continue to rise

15/09/2014 18:21

A Wheatear was frequenting the compost heaps below the Pidacre fields Chickenley this afternoon.The bird is a juvenile.

Nearby Duck numbers are continuing to increase both on the River Calder between Dewsbury and Ossett.

There are are now 14 Shoveller on Dewsbury Sewage works as well as 58 Mallard ,78 Teal,7 Tufted ducks and 3 Little Grebes.

There are also 32 Common Snipe on Dewsbury Sewage works.

26 Long tailed Tits are feeding on the banks of the River Calder with 5 Chiff Chaffs just below mill bank Thornhill