Thurlestone Bay

 Brisk 5/6 NW wind this morning - on T'stone Marsh - 40 Teal, 7 Shoveler, 1m Wigeon , 30 Snipe

On South Huish Marsh - 120 Wigeon, 135 Teal, 45 Lapwing, 50+ Snipe 1 Brent Goose, 2 Dunlin,  1 ad Med Gull .

Graham Daw and I watched a most unusual fight take place between 2 Buzzard, the aggressor seemed to have its talons in the breast of the other and was pecking its head. It really was just like watching a  ". cockfight" Has anyone else witnessed this type of behavior with Buzzards ?

Bob B had 25+ Chiffchaff, 2 Siskin, 20 Stock Dove and 30 Fieldfare.

Late afternoon the Starling roost at T'stone marsh was 40,000+

Posted December 9th, 2012 at 5:25 pm by Mike Passman in Bird News