Birding round Durham & Sunderland 2012

Birdwatching in & around Houghton-le-Spring, Sunderland, County Durham.

Monday, 9 April 2012

Pied Gold

A very welcome and well overdue piece of patch gold


Only Three and a half mile north there are 4 pairs at the Wildfowl and Wetlands site, Washington
The first pair showed up 6 or 7 year ago, but we havnt had a sniff on the home patch till now -
a super addition to local lists.

2 comments:

  1. Long overdue, Collared Pratincole at Houghton Gate this year....I can dream.

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  2. Nice!- always satisfying to get a 'new' bird on the local patch!

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