Kingsbridge Estuary inc. Salcombe & West Charleton

Highlight of the morning was 100 Gannet plunge-diving at the estuary mouth - superb sight. Plus Great Northern Diver off Gerston Point.

Selected peak counts:  Brent Goose 111, Shelduck 133, Wigeon 450 (40% on WC Marsh), Teal 130, Pintail 11, Shoveler 6, Red-breasted Merganser 12, Grey Plover 7, Dunlin 150, Bar-tailed Godwit 14, Redshank 66, Greenshank 2, Lesser Black-backed Gull 5.

Posted January 30th, 2013 at 3:19 pm by Rob Macklin in Bird News