Slapton Ley

08:15-14:00

3 Black-necked Grebes, 3 Great Crested Grebes, 18 Little Grebes, 83 Canada Geese, 84 Wigeon, 150 Gadwall, 13 Shoveler ( including a leucistic white bird with some buff / gingery markings ), 288 Tufted Duck, 29 Pochard, 2 Scaup ( m,f ), Red-crested Pochard x Tufted Duck hybrid, 10 Goldeneye & 347 Coot.

Fairly quiet out in the bay , settled were single Red-throated & Great Northern Diver, another Great Crested Grebe and 2 Common Scoter. In addition 2 Red throated Divers and 37 Common Scoter ( flocks of 30 & 7 ) flew south.

Posted January 10th, 2014 at 5:27 pm by Perry Sanders in Bird News