R.Taw (Pottington Ind Est to Ashford Sewage Works.) 12:10

285 Dark-bellied Brent geese mainly on Penhill Marsh side; 1 adult Great Crested Grebe; 1 female Goldeneye still; 3 Goosanders (2M,1F); 2 Spoonbills on Penhill side (these appear to be juvenile birds as their beaks are light in colour); 6 Grey Heron and 6 Little Egrets; 58 Shelduck; 6 Wigeon and 4 Little Grebe. Just 2 Teal in the ditch by the sewage works and just 11 Canada Geese in Bradiford Reserve.

Posted March 4th, 2014 at 3:35 pm by Maurice Clements in Bird News