Saltram ~ Rv Plym & Prawle

Female Red Crested Pochard on the pond at Saltram House, up to 15 Mandarin duck flying in.

Numerous very noisy Ring-necked Parakeet, Mistle Thrush, 2 Song Thrush, 5 Little Grebe, female Red Breasted Merganser, 8 Turnstone, 2 Greenshank, flock of 50 plus Dunlin, numerous Shelduck.

On to Prawle for the Buff Bellied Pipit, bit of a jigsaw trying to pick it out from the many Rock Pipits, a male Kestrel hovered over the beach scattering all of the Pipits and Wagtails but they soon returned.

On the way to and from the beach Cirl Bunting, Wren, Stonechat, Linnet and several Greenfinch.

Red-crested Pochard
Red-crested Pochard
Ring-necked Parakeet
Ring-necked Parakeet

Posted January 12th at 8:43 pm by Steve Hopper in Bird News