Bowling Green Marsh

Viewed 1800-2100 Hrs on the lead-up to the evening high-tide.

From the viewing platform 3-Common Sandpipers, 16-Ringed Plovers, Knot, 4-Black Swans and Common Seal.

From the hide Wood Sandpiper, 2-Common Sandpipers, 2-Little Ringed Plovers, 2-Spotted Redshank, 19-Greenshank, 20-Whimbrel, 16, Bar-tailed Godwits, male Gadwall, Pintail, Barnacle Goose with large numbers Black-tailed Godwits, Curlew and Dunlin. Constant flow of Black-headed Gulls moving out towards the estuary with several hundred hirundines dropping down onto Goosemoor reedbeds for night roost and Pipistrelle Bats along the hedgerows..

Wood Sandpiper
Wood Sandpiper

Posted August 21st, 2016 at 10:20 pm by David Boult in Bird News