Bowling green marsh & exmouth

Bowling green marsh from the hide 09:10 till 10:20

the adult Bonaparts gull showed well in with 80+ black headed gulls 2 1st summer little gull put in a brief appearance but all the gulls flew out to the estuary after a Hobby flew over the hide, the female ruff still around with 92+ dunlin, 1 sp knot, 15+ whimbrel, 13+ bar tailed godwits, 170+ black tailed ggodwits.

Exmouth seafront 10:35 till 11:10 

a quick look of the seafront produced 4+ roseate terns, 2 little terns, 2 arctic terns with common terns and a few sandwich terns.

a quick look at topsham rec after produced 1 of the 1st summer little gulls to end a very good morning around the exe 

 

Posted May 12th, 2013 at 3:56 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News