Bowling green marsh

Watched from the hide 14:30 till 17:30

The osprey was on the Derrick most of the afternoon, 1 peregrine and 4 buzzards.

good wader numbers with 6 juvenile Ruff, 1 juvenile curlew sandpiper , 2 spotted redshanks( 1 adult, 1 juv), 624+ curlew , 8+ whimbrel, 7+ bar tailed godwits, 700+ black tailed godwits, 12+ knot, 400+ redshanks, 18+ greenshanks, 2 ringed plover , 9+ dunlin, 7+ lapwing.

28+ little egrets, 5+ snipe, 122+ teal, 2 female pintail, 5+ wigeon, 8+ shoveler, 3+ sedge warbler, 2 reed warblers, 5+ chiffchaffs.

Posted September 7th, 2014 at 8:49 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News