Orcombe Point- 17 common scoter and 1+ red-throated diver offshore. Also c45+ chaffinch, c40+ skylark and 7 snipe.

Mudbank - first winter little gull briefly @ 1145, adult mediterranean gull, c60+ common gull, 4 goldeneye and 6 shoveler.

Hayes Barton pig farm - 8+ red-legged partridge and a finch/bunting flock of c200+ chaffinch, 1 brambling, c10+ yellowhammer, c5+ reed bunting, 3 goldfinch, 3 house sparrow and 3 presumed common redpoll.

Exmouth Docks - male black redstart.

Posted January 2nd, 2013 at 4:16 pm by Matt Knott in Bird News