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Wednesday, 30 November 2011

After 1 hour at Ashdown forest with some rain around
and no sign of the Great grey shrike we headed to Warnham
light was not the best but lots of birds around all the time.
Bullfinch,Chaffinch,Treecreeper,Dunnock,Blue tit,Coal tit,
Marsh tit,Great tit,Long tailed tit,Nuthatch,Greater spotted woodpecker,
 Coal tit
 Blue tit
 Coal tit
 Coal tit
Great tit
 Marsh tit
 Marsh tit

Monday, 28 November 2011

Had a Photo day at WWT Arundel
not mutch light so tried the flash on some birds.
wild birds their .Kingfisher,Bullfinch,Chaffinch,
Siskin,Crossbill,Water rail,Blue tit,Great tit,Longtailed tit,
Coal tit,Wren,Robin,Blackbird,Song thrush,Nuthatch,Dunnock,
Tufted duck,Pheasant,
 Blue tit with flash
 Chaffinch with Flash
 Black headed Gull
 Chaffinch with foot fungi
 Blue tit
 Great tit
 Grey wagtail

Friday, 25 November 2011

Arrived at 9.30am at Hanson ARC hide
with the Long-Tailed Duck on view,Goldeneye,
Black-necked grebe,Great crested grebe,Turfed Duck,
Shelduck,Water rail,Moorehen,coot,Little Egret,Great White Egret,
Marsh Harrier,.
At Denge marsh hide we saw
another Great White Egret and the Glossy Ibis,Snipe,Bittern,Grey heron,
a very nice day out.
Little egret
 Long-Tailed Duck
 Great White Egret
 GBB Gull
 Glossy Ibis
 Great White Egret
 Both with Teal
 Glossy Ibis
 Great White Egret

Thursday, 24 November 2011

We headed to West Dean
first thing and got to see a Hawfinch good views that gets my year list
in sussex to 222 other birds around were Bullfinch,Common Gull,
Chaffinch,Greenfinch,Meadow pipit,Wren,Grey wagtail,
Common Buzzard,.Then went to Burpham for RL Buzzard
but no sign today for us we saw Kestrel,Common Buzzard,
Ringtail Hen Harrier,distant Red Kite,Grey Partridge,Skylark,
House Sparrow,Dunnock,Goldfinch,
Common Gull
 Green finch
 Grey Partridge
 Common Buzzard

Monday, 21 November 2011

Started the day at Eastbourne
Then Arlington res then Waltham brooks
missed the Bean geese but nice to look around the site
with Pochard,Coot,Mute Swan,Mallard,Teal, Cetti's warbler,
Meadow pipit,Common Gull,BH Gull,Herring Gull,
Canada Geese,Starling,Carrion Crow,Magpie,Raven,Rook,
Grey Heron,Snipe.
Then headed to Arlington res with lots of gulls and water level low
most bird at long distance.BH Gull,Common Gull,LBB Gull,GBB Gull,
Herring Gull,Cormorant,Pied wagtail,Goldfinch,Long-tailed tit,Blue tit,
Great tit,Meadow pipit,Teal,
At Waltham brooks watched two Short-eared Owls for Half an hour
saw a Kestrel.

 Carrion Crows
 Herring Gull
 Black headed Gull & Common Gull
 Meadow pipit
 Arlington Gulls
 Pied  Wagtail
 4 Type's of Gull

 Long-tailed tit
 Grey heron
 Short-Eared Owl at slow shutter speed light going