Sunday, 3 May 2009
COMMON CUCKOO - getting scarcer each spring
Three separate lone female GREENLAND WHEATEARS found in various spotsaround base of Quainton Hills.
Three YELLOW WAGTAIL over crop field in another area. Good numbers of Brown Hares.
Calvert; COMMON CUCKOO showing well on trees and low bushes around both lakes, apparently 3 this morning./drake shoveler using raft in shallows to preen/
ARCTIC TERNS in and out quickly morning (1 May) (Tim Watts)