Thurlestone Bay

The spell of cold weather has brought some new arrivals- On T'stone Marsh this morning the Starling dispersal was in excess of 100,000. also , 60 Teal, 18 Wigeon, 8 Shoveler, 13 Gadwall, 60+ Snipe, 1 Lapwing, 1 Water Rail.

Over at South Huish Marsh - 135 Teal, 10 Wigeon, 1 Brent Goose, 90+ Snipe, 1 Lapwing , 1 Dunlin.

Offshore a Wigeon and a f Pintail flew west .

On the rocks a Ringed Plover.

Bob B still has 30+ Chiffchaff at the sewage works ( inc 2 Tristis types )

 

Posted December 11th, 2012 at 6:18 pm by Mike Passman in Bird News