East Soar & Bolt Head/Slapton Ley

Morning at Bolt Head brought female Merlin heading east & over Prawle then Common Buzzard in off the sea flying strongly north. Also in off the sea: 54 Swallow, 3 House Martin, 2 Sand Martin & 7 Goldfinch. In the area: Whimbrel, 2 soaring Sparrowhawk, 2 Wheatear, 2 Willow Warbler & Nuthatch.

Later at Slapton Ley first Swift, 3 Common Scoter on the sea, 6 Whimbrel briefly on the beach, 3 Sandwich Tern, 2 House Martin & 2 singing Reed Warblers.

Posted April 16th, 2017 at 7:15 pm by Rob Macklin in Bird News