THE MARSHFIELD PATCH RECENT REPORTS

OCTOBER 2021


All reports from John Barnett unless otherwise stated!

 

Saturday 2nd

Hobby over West Littleton Down, Little Egret in the Shire Valley and 12 Collared Dove from the Tormarton Road.

 

Sunday 3rd

Rushmead Farm; Sparrowhawk, c.50 Linnet and Hobby. Down Track; 50+ Skylark and 50+ Meadow Pipit. Rushmead Lane; Peregrine. Shire Valley; Little Egret and a steady passage of Swallows through.

 

Tuesday 5th

Shire Valley; Eleven Grey Heron, Sparrowhawk, Kestrel, two House Martin, 15 Swallow and Common Chiffchaff. Rushmead Farm; Common Quail and six Common Stonechat.

 

Friday 8th

Seven Swallow over Rushmead Lane and a total of five Common Stonechat across the patch.

 

Sunday 10th

Four Common Stonechat across the patch - 60+ Corn Bunting on Rushmead Farm and 40 Linnet from Northfield Lane.