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Bowling green marsh watched from the hide 09:30 till 12:30

1250+ black tailed godwit was a very good count for the marsh, with 14 coloured ringed birds, 760+ wigeon , 6+ Pochards, 7+ tufted ducks, 58+ shoveler, 13+ pintail, 2 Cetti's warblers, 51+ lapwing 1 little egret.

then had a look from the viewing platform, 106+ common gulls, 43+ grey plover, 300+ dunlin, 100+ aavocet 

a quick look from the goat walk produced large numbers of dunlin 2000+ another 20+ common gull and a nice surprise was 3 goldeneye( 2m,1f) 

 

Posted January 25th, 2014 at 4:49 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News