Exminster Marsh and the estuary

Starcross to Countesswear produced:

- in Powderham Park, the Great Egret;

- in the estuary, 20+ Avocets, 15+ Greenshanks and 10+ Ringed Plovers;

- between the cycle bridge and Turf, 3 Wheatears;

- on the canal banks, 3 Water Rails and a Reed Warbler;

- on and over the marsh, 5 Cattle Egrets, 2 Spoonbills, 2 Hobbies, 2 Marsh Harriers, 1 Peregrine, 1 Ruff, and 1 Green Sandpiper.

Back in Exeter, the local Sparrowhawk made it a 6-raptor, 75-spp. day. 

Posted September 10th at 9:14 pm by James Camden in Bird News