Slapton Ley

10:00-13:30.

2 Great Crested Grebe, 17 Little Grebe, Black-necked Grebe ( Ireland Bay ), 123 Canada Geese, 220 Wigeon, 133 Gadwall ( can't be far short of a record count for Devon ? ), 15 Teal, 7 Shoveler, 259 Tufted Duck, 2 Scaup ( male and female from Stokeley hide ), 76 Pochard, Red-crested Pochard X Tufted Duck hybrid, Goosander ( redhead Stokeley Bay ), 397 Coot, 50+ Moorhen, c 200 Common Gull and 3 Mediterranean Gulls ( first winter, second winter and adult ). Quiet on the sea apart from 2 Great Northern Divers.                                                                                                                                          

 

 

  

Posted December 8th, 2013 at 4:52 pm by Perry Sanders in Bird News