Thurlestone Bay

A bitterly cold day with an increasing ( up to F6) ENE wind . It was Diver morning in the shelter of the Bay -

2 Great Northern, 1 Black Throated and 1 Red Throated. Only 2 Gannet, 2 Fulmar. &  7 Shelduck flew west also 2 Common Scoter.

Waders on the rocks - just 2 Ringed Plover

On the Marshes duck totals were- 90 Teal, 30 Wigeon, 7 Shoveler, 4 Shelduck, 11 Lapwing, 15 Snipe . Noticable incraese in Black H Gull - around 140 but no Med's with them

Posted March 3rd, 2013 at 6:54 pm by Mike Passman in Bird News