Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Sightings for May 2020

Monday 4th May, popped into Langford lakes where I added, KINGFISHER, SEDGE WARBLER GARDEN WARBLER

TOTAL FOR YEAR = 109 (Wiltshire year list = 78)

Saturday 9th May, while walking the dogs saw my first SWIFT WILLOW WARBLER of the year.

TOTAL FOR YEAR = 111 (Wiltshire year list = 80)

Sunday 10th May, another dog walk where I added HOUSE MARTIN

TOTAL FOR YEAR = 112 (Wiltshire year list = 81)

Thursday 14th May, stopped for a walk near Chitterne, after work.

TOTAL FOR YEAR = 112 (Wiltshire year list = 81)

Friday 15th May, had a quick walk on knook Down after work.

TOTAL FOR YEAR = 112 (Wiltshire year list = 81)

Saturday 16th May added WHEATEAR while walking the dogs.

TOTAL FOR YEAR = 113 (Wiltshire year list = 82)

Tuesday 19th May, had a walk on the IRPP near Chitterne where with some cattle saw YELLOW WAGTAIL

TOTAL FOR YEAR = 114 (Wiltshire year list = 83)

Wednesday 20th May, had a quick detour on my way home from work, to Upavon, where I saw STONE CURLEW

TOTAL FOR YEAR = 115 (Wiltshire year list = 84)

After work on 21st stop and had a watched this Short-eared owl near Shrewton

TOTAL FOR YEAR = 115 (Wiltshire year list = 84)

Friday 22nd May, had a drive down an unnamed road near Everleigh, where I added WHINCHAT

TOTAL FOR YEAR = 116 (Wiltshire year list = 86)

Monday 25th May, dog walk around Westbury on this Bank holiday

Tuesday 26th May, on call for work so had a walk up near the Westbury White Horse where I added SPOTTED FLYCATCHER

TOTAL FOR YEAR = 117 (Wiltshire year list = 87)

Wednesday 27th May, as I had another day on call, I had a day out starting at RSPB reserve Franchises Lodge Wiltshire, adding: CUCKOO, REDSTART, MARSH TIT TREECREEPER

TOTAL FOR YEAR = 121 (Wiltshire year list = 91)

Then to Verneditch Chase, Wiltshire adding: COAL TIT

TOTAL FOR YEAR = 122 (Wiltshire year list = 92)

Then onto Martin Down Hampshire for TURTLE DOVE


Finally a walk around Fonthill Bishop where I added MANDARIN

TOTAL FOR YEAR = 124 (Wiltshire year list = 94)