Thurlestone Bay

Murky start giving way to a pleasant sunny day with a light S-SE breeze. Watched the bay from 09:30-15:40. All birds flying E-SE unless stated.

75 Manx Shearwater, 15 Common Scoter, prob 2nd calender year Glaucous Gull flew east at 10:10 and joined other gulls following the plough adjacent to South Huish marsh, 3 Sandwich Terns, Arctic Skua ( pale phase ), 51 Whimbrel ( all in off sea, some headed for Yarner beach ) and a Sanderling on the beach.

 

Posted April 24th, 2014 at 7:24 pm by Perry Sanders in Bird News