Exminster marsh

Watched from 14:30 till 17:30

A juv marsh harrier showed well at times from 16:00 till 17:15 mostley between the lagoon and the motorway bridge it eventually dropped into the reed beds by the motorway bridge. The male Merlin was also on the northern part of the marsh. 

Along station road at least 16+ chiffchaffs and 2 Siberian chiffchaffs showed well by fishermans car park and were very vocal. also 5 Cetti's warblers , 3 stonechat, 4 pochard, 4 tufted duck , 6 gadwall. 

Posted March 10th, 2014 at 7:37 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News