Thursday, 12 April 2012

12th April, 2012 Nene Washes

We first visited March Farmers on the Nene Washes and continued on to Welches Dam RSPB:

Common Crane 5 - Good views with a lot of calling and even some dancing.
Whooper Swans 21 - 13 at March Farmers & 8 at Welches Dam
Marsh Harrier 4 - 3 at March Farmers and 1 at Welches Dam
Black Tailed Godwit 50 at Welches Dam
Ruff 1 at Welches Dam
Good numbers of duck at Welchers Dam including a number of Pintail
Kingfisher 1
Swallow 1
Tree Sparrow 2

5 Common Cranes at March Farmers

Record shot of Whooper Swans at March Farmers

Large numbers of duck still present at Welches Dam RSPB

Black Tailed Godwits over Welches Dam RSPB

Tree Sparrow carrying nest material