What’s about at RSPB Geltsdale

10th September 2020  

Tindale Tarn

Trails

Song Thrush*

Visitor centre garden

Mute Swan***

Pheasant***

Mistle Thrush*

Great Spot. Woodp.*

Greylag Goose*

Black Grouse*

Blackcap**

Blackbird*

Canada Goose*

Red Grouse*

Chiffchaff*

Wren*

Wigeon**

Buzzard***

Coal Tit*

Dunnock*

Mallard***

Sparrowhawk*

Blue Tit**

Robin**

Tufted Duck***

Kestrel***

Great Tit**

Blue Tit***

Pochard*

Wood Pigeon***

Jackdaw***

Great Tit***

Goosander*

Stock Dove***

Chaffinch***

Jackdaw**

Grey Heron*

Swallow***

Siskin*

Chaffinch***

Cormorant**

Meadow Pipit***

Lesser Redpoll*

Goldfinch***

Coot***

Grey Wagtail*

Bullfinch*

Reed Bunting*

 

Pied Wagtail*

Reed Bunting***

 

 

Stonechat**

 

 

 

Whinchat*

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*** Likely to be seen       ** Good chance of seeing       * Present but can be difficult

Recent Sightings

10 Sep - Pink-footed Goose, 17 flew west

9 Sep - Pink-footed Goose, 50 flying over

7 Sep - Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 flew west (3rd reserve record)

4 Sep - Nightjar at Jockey Shield

29 Aug - Little Egret at Tindale Tarn

26 Aug - Kingfisher at Tindale Tarn (first record for 9 years)

15 Aug - Pintail on Tindale Tarn, Marsh Harrier

8 Aug - Little Egret, 3 Crossbills

6 Aug - Osprey

3,5,6 & 8 Aug - Marsh Harrier

30 Jul - Marsh Harrier, Common Scoter male on Tindale Tarn

27 Jul - Hobby

25 Jun - Crossbill 11 flew south

25 Jun - Osprey at Tindale Tarn

21 Jun - Quail

21 May - Dunlin 3 at Tindale Tarn

21 May - Pink-footed Goose on Tindale Tarn

14 May - Gt. Crested Grebe on Tindale Tarn

1 May - Red Kite

4 Apr - Whooper Swan on Tindale Tarn

19 Mar - 26 Black Grouse males

Mammals

Roe deer, Brown hare, Stoat, Fox

Butterflies

Small Tortoiseshell, Peacock, Red Admiral

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