Dr Plokta (drplokta) wrote,
Dr Plokta

Let the Counting Begin

Asterisks denote species that I didn't score in Rotherhithe seven years ago.

1. Rabbit*
2. Wood mouse (or so I presume, seen in our barn)*
3. Peregrine*
4. Greenfinch
5. Chaffinch
6. Great tit
7. Blue tit
Blue Tit
8. Blackbird
9. Common pheasant*
10. Woodpigeon
11. Magpie

I've also seen lots of rooks or crows, but not yet close enough to tell which (probably rooks). And a family of mute swans a few miles from home, somewhere I've not yet walked to and so can't be counted.

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