Bowling green marsh

Watched from 15:15 till 17:00

the drake American wigeon was showing well from the hide with 200+ wigeon 

on walk down to the viewing platform a gap in the hedge from the road a group of snipe flushed up and included 1 jack snipe and 4 snipe flew to reeds at back off field. From the viewing platform 21+ knot, 73+ grey plover, 80+ bar tailed godwits, 18 avocet, 650+ dunlin, 11 red breasted mergansers, 32+ common gulls, 1 ringed plover, 1 willow warbler, 8+ chiffchaffs. 

Posted April 5th, 2013 at 7:06 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News