Bowling green marsh

Watched from 17:50 till 19:20

the juvenile Black tern showed well at times but also spent time on the estuary , 3 little stints included the Norway ringed bird again and could of been 4 but couldn't see all birds at same time, 2 juvenile Curlew sandpipers, 2 green sandpipers and 2 ruffs ( a new very dark individual as well as the recent juv male) , 1 summer plumage Knot was another new bird, 100+ dunlin, 6+ bar tailed godwits among 800+ black tailed godwits, 15+ greenshanks, 56+ pintail, 32+ lapwing, an increase in wigeon numbers but no count done, 3 little grebes.

Posted September 21st, 2017 at 9:33 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News