Mersehead

Mersehead

Mersehead
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Mersehead

  • Sightings at Mersehead 16th October

    Here are the recent sightings from Mersehead

    Bruaich Hide- hen harrier, gadwall, ruff, wigeon, pintail, shoveler, pied wagtail, kingfisher, greenfinch, starling, canada geese, whooper swan and peregrine

    Meida Hide- little grebe, lapwing, greylag geese, shelduck, wigeon, pintail, teal, ringed plover, sparrowhawk, dunlin, shoveler, pink footed geese, whooper swan

    Visitor Centre- barnacle geese, chaffinch, greenfinch, goldfinch, housesparrow, blackbird, tree sparrow, robin, swallow, mallard, wren, magpie, song thrush, buzzard and robin

    Trails- merlin, heron, yellowhammer, wheatear, linnet, twite, stonechat, blackcap, goldcrest, song thrush, dunnock and siskin

    Other animals- roe deer, badger, bank vole, field vole, red admiral butterfly and green veined white butterfly

  • Recent Sightings 8th October 2014

    Here are the recent sightings from Mersehead 

    Visitor Centre- wren, robin, goldfinch, chaffinch, greenfinch, blackbird, blue tit, great tit, jackdaw, starling, yellowhammer, tree sparrow, house sparrow, dunnock, willow warbler, collared dove, pied wagtail

    Meida Hide-buzzard, pink footed geese, barnacle geese, sparrowhawk, goldcrest, hen harrier, stonechat, marsh harrier, little grebe, greylag geese, shelduck, wigeon, pintail

    Bruaich Hide- mallard, teal, pintail, shoveler, lapwing, gadwall, barnacle geese

    Trails-skylark, swallow, twite, song thrush, pied wagtail, meadow pipit, starling, reed bunting, merlin

    other sightings- roe deer, hare, badger

  • Recent sightings 29th September 2014

    Here are the recent sightings from Mersehead 

    Visitor Centre- wren, robin, goldfinch, chaffinch, greenfinch, blackbird, blue tit, great tit, jackdaw, starling, heron, yellowhammer, tree sparrow, dunnock, willow warbler, collared dove 

    Meida Hide-buzzard, kestrel, pink footed geese, barnacle geese, sparrowhawk, spotted flycatcher

    Bruaich Hide- whinchat, hen harrier, curlew, buzzard, stonechat

    Trails-skylark, swallow, twite, great spotted woodpecker, wheatear, song thrush, pied wagtail, meadow pipit, whooper swan

    other sightings-red admiral, common blue butterfly, speckled wood butterfly, small copper, painted lady, roe deer, hare, badger, common darter