Bowling green marsh

A good afternoon watched from the hide 14:30 till 16:35

The 2 1st summer little gulls that have been around the estuary both came in with 270+ black headed gulls , 3 Mediterranean gulls(2 2nd summer, 1 1st summer), 4+ common gulls.

a nice find was 1 summer plumage sanderling, 24+ bar tailed godwits, 110+ black tailed godwits, 6+ whimbrel, 2 oystercatchers, 42+ curlew.

a hobby flew through , 4 buzzards.

on walk round to topsham from the goatwalk an osprey was flying over powderham being chased by a group of gulls. 

Posted May 25th, 2014 at 6:39 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News