River Teign above Sampsons farm area

Pretty sure , Mandarin duck(f) with 8 ducklings. Very a skittish, so couldn't be 100% sure. Possibly could be wood duck(f). Also GS woodpecker,Buzzard , heard whitethroat, song thrush and Raven .Saw plenty of sandmartins and swallows handful of housemartins. unusually no signs of kingfishers.

Posted June 8th, 2013 at 1:01 pm by Graeme Davey in Bird News