Migrating Whimbrel over North Devon

A lone Whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus) observed at 12:05 pm today, 7th October 2012, flying out of the northeast heading southwest 150ft overhead Baggy Point, North Devon. Two pairs of juvenile barn swallows also seen and were feeding low over the bracken. 

Posted October 7th, 2012 at 1:21 pm by Philip Naylor in Bird News