Yorkshire Entomolography Posts

North Cave Wetlands – 12/01/2022

Sticking to Dryham Lane the Little Owl was in the barn at the farm. A pair of Stonechats were on the new workings. Two Ruff were on Cell A of Dryham Ings. The Peregrine flew south along the ridge to the east of the reserve.

Black-headed Gull – Chroicocephalus ridibundus
Buzzard – Buteo buteo
Carrion Crow – Corvus corone
Common Gull – Larus canus
Coot – Fulica atra
Cormorant – Phalacrocorax carbo
Curlew – Numenius arquata
Gadwall – Mareca strepera
Great Crested Grebe – Podiceps cristatus
Great Spotted Woodpecker – Dendrocopos major
Greylag Goose – Anser anser
Herring Gull – Larus argentatus
Lapwing – Vanellus vanellus
Little Grebe – Tachybaptus ruficollis
Little Owl – Athene noctua
Magpie – Pica pica
Mallard – Anas platyrhynchos
Moorhen – Gallinula chloropus
Mute Swan – Cygnus olor
Peregrine – Falco peregrinus
Pheasant – Phasianus colchicus
Pied Wagtail – Motacilla alba
Pochard – Aythya ferina
Redshank – Tringa totanus
Redwing – Turdus iliacus
Rock Dove – Columba livia
Rook – Corvus frugilegus
Ruff – Calidris pugnax
Shelduck – Tadorna tadorna
Shoveler – Spatula clypeata
Snipe – Gallinago gallinago
Starling – Sturnus vulgaris
Stonechat – Saxicola rubicola
Teal – Anas crecca
Tufted Duck – Aythya fuligula
Wigeon – Mareca penelope
Woodpigeon – Columba palumbus