Bowling green marsh

Watched from the hide 16:50 till 19:00

7 juv curlew sandpiper, 6 juv ruff, 4 spotted redshanks, 25+ knot, 25+ greenshanks, 13+ bar tailed godwits, 12+ lapwing, good numbers of redshanks, curlew and black tailed godwits but impossible to count with disturbance from a sparrowhawk, the aggressive lesser black backed gull and a paraglider but they did flush the dunlin with 90+ and a group of 7 flew down river and included a Little stint. 5+ little egrets, 2 grey heron, 6+ wigeon 60+ teal, 2 jay, 14+ shoveler.


Posted September 23rd, 2014 at 8:18 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News