Mudbank - 0700 - 21+ dunlin, 8+ redshank, 27+ little egret, 48+ turnstone, 6+ teal, 6+ great crested grebe, 1 scaup @ 0735 (probably a fw male but distant towards Starcross), the black brant, 1 goldcrest, 1 reed bunting, 1 kingfisher and 6+ meadow pipit as well as good numbers of wigeon, brent goose, shelduck etc.

Orcombe Point - juv white-fronted goose in usual field and 2 purple sandpiper again on Maer Rocks late this afternoon with 11+ turnstone and two brent goose. No sign of yesterday's snow bunting around the top fields today.

Posted November 9th, 2013 at 5:09 pm by Matt Knott in Bird News