Friday, August 07, 2009

Oxenhope... Wheatears 07-08-2009

More Wheatears moving mainly juvenile birds.
Nab Water Lane 7
Fly Flatts 6

Brian Vickers

Oxenhope... contrail vis 07-08-2009

1900 -2000hr
Light falling off but none the less interesting!

Air Canada > NNW (c) 2009

Boeing C-17 Globemaster 3... Strategic transport aircraft (c) 2009

Boeing C-17 Globemaster 3 Strategic transport aircraft (c) 2009

EasyJet > NNW (c) 2009


Oxenhope... open skies 07-08-2009

Lapwings at distance (c) 2009

WF3, 17degC, clear, 0/8, QNH 1023 rising

1900 - 2000hr

Open skies with Common Gulls the only birds seen moving. Thought there might be a few Swifts but not to be.

Moving Birds:

Common Gull 12 > W