Friday, 18 May 2018

Where are our House Martins?

Hazy sunshine and thin high cloud, 15°, light NNE.

A male Peregrine Falcon out at the Little Lollingdon area and a Lesser Whitethroat and Yellow Wagtail around the hill.

Where are our House Martins? Saw a couple in early May around Church road area but not since! And have not seen any around the village!

Nuthatch, Coal Tit and Great-spotted Woodpecker in the garden today.

Mammals: Muntjac Deer & Roe Deer.

Reptiles: Common Lizard.

Butterflies: Brimstone, Large White, Small White, Orange Tip, Small Tortoiseshell, and Speckled Wood.

Corn Bunting
Common Whitethroat
Could not see what he was looking at?
  Great-spotted Woodpecker (courtesy Loren)
Mistle Thrush

1 comment:

  1. We've had House Martins nesting on our estate for years previously. This year a few turned up a week or two ago but there doesnt seem to be any activity at present. May be it is too dry for them to build nests?