Plym Estuary & Saltram

A Cattle Egret in full summer plumage roosting on one of the posts on Blaxton Meadow at high tide this morning. In addition there, an adult Sandwich Tern circled but didn’t land, 5 Greenshanks, 2 Whimbrels with 36 Curlews, Common Sandpiper (+ 2 more on the river), Kingfisher & adult Mediterranean Gull. Also, a family party of 4 Spotted Flycatchers, male Whitethroat with a newly fledged juvenile, 2 juvenile Stonechats, Great Spotted Woodpecker & 4 Roe Deer.

Posted July 22nd, 2020 at 12:41 pm by Pete Aley in Bird News