Around the Exe

A total of 74 birds ticked off over the day mostly from around the Exe.

High light was the Whooper Swan at Clyst St Mary at first light.

RSPB BGM ~ 23 Greylag Geese, 2 Egyptian Geese, 7 Pochard, a single Avocet and a Spotted Redshank.

Exminster marsh ~ good views of certainly 2 possibly 3 Marsh Harriers, good numbers of Lapwing and Curlew, on the estuary Golden and Grey Plover, good numbers of Dunlin, Black Tailed Godwit and Avocet.

From the Goat Walk a small flock of Bar Tailed Godwit, 2 distant Black swan.

Haldon Forest ~ 4 flyover Crossbill.

Whooper Swan
Whooper Swan
Whooper Swan
Whooper Swan

Posted January 1st at 5:46 pm by Steve Hopper in Bird News