Bird & wildlife sightings from the Barnsley recording area.
Tuesday, 4 July 2017
Midhope crepuscular 3/7/2017
An interesting late evening in the Mortimer Road / Gilroyd Lane area above Midhope from 21.30 - 22.20. Notables were 3 fledged long eared owls with adult in attendance; 2 tawny owls; 3 nightjars; woodcock roding and 2 snipe displaying. On the way home in the dark a barn owl was seen hunting over fields to the east of Cranberry Road above Oxspring.