Friday, 24 June 2016
Burton Swift Watch for Thursday 23rd June and week
Thursday 23rd June 2016 2030hrs to 2115hrs Swift Watch on Main Street, Burton In Kendal
We counted in total around 13 birds hawking the skies at points along Main Street. We did record Swifts entering two nest sites on the rear of the Royal Hotel Cottage. Also we confirmed a bird entering the North Gable on the Coaching House, near to the corner drainpipe.
We thought perhaps there may have been fewer birds showing tonight and now wondering if some of the immature birds will have already set off back to Africa.
Tonights Observers were: David Craig, Branwen Kilburn and Bryan Yorke
Why not check out this Polish "Swift" webcam by clicking here
NEXT SWIFT MEETING: THURSDAY 30th JUNE 2016 - 2030hrs BURTON MEMORIAL HALL - EVERYBODY WELCOME