River Plym

Marsh Mills to Plym Bridge - 3 Grey Wagtail, Siskins, 11 Mandarin Ducks (5 males), 1-2 Kingfishers, 1 Common Sandpiper,1 Dipper (from bridge over River Plym at Marsh Mills),

Marsh Mills to Saltram Park - 3 Greenshank, 6 Little Grebe, 60+Dunlin, 7 Wigeon (3 males), 8 Goosander (3 males), 2 ad WP Mediterranean Gulls amongst H,BH,C,GBB and LBB Gulls, 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Red Breasted Mergansers (1 male), 3 Ring Necked Parakeets (1 blue), 1 Jay, 3 Skylark, 1 Sparrowhawk.

Also Snowdrops in flower and a Birder ignoring the No Entry signs at Blaxton Meadow - the wigeon were out on the estuary while he was stood on the path but returned to the meadow when he left. 

Posted February 6th, 2019 at 4:49 pm by Stuart Green in Bird News