Thurlestone Bay

At South Milton Ley Bob B ringed 2 male Lesser Whithroat ( first site record of 2 ) and a Reed Warbler. up to 8/10 Sedge warbler singing on the 3 main sites , but only a few Reed Warbler. 10 Whitethroat on the patch .

On the rocks off Warren Pt a Purple Sandpiper, on the flat calm sea 2 Red T Diver and a Great N Diver, only 1 Gannet

On South Huish marsh - 75 Whimbrel, 1 Curlew, 10 Teal, 2 Shoveler. late afternoon a male Yellow Wagtail and another Blue Headed.

Hirundines very few, 10 Swallow, 4 House Martin, 1 Swift.

At Huxton wood a singing Garden Warbler,

 

Posted May 1st, 2013 at 6:12 pm by Mike Passman in Bird News