Bowling green marsh

Watched from the hide 15:00 till 17:10

The bittern eventually showed in the reeds on the far right hand side from the hide at 16:20 till 16:30, and is only the 3rd record for the marsh assuming it is the same bird as the one on Monday. 

also this afternoon , 1 juv curlew sandper, 1 spotted redshank, 2 juv ruff, 2 knot, 16 greenshanks, 1 yellow wagtail over, 2 Cetti's warbler, 1 buzzard, 14+ little egrets, 3 snipe, 15+ shoveler.

Posted October 2nd, 2014 at 6:57 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News