R.Taw - Pottington to Heanton Court 10:30 - 13:00

Off Anchorwood Bank - 4 Goosander(2M,2F).

Off Pottington Ind.Est - 1 Sanderling; 3 Grey Plover; c500 Dunlin; 1 Little Grebe; c2000 Lapwing.

Bradiford Reserve - 42 Teal; 2 Snipe; a pair of Stonechat; 1 Buzzard and 7 Magpies together.

Off Penhill Marsh - 317 Dark-bellied Brent; 1 Little Egret; 2 Shelduck and c2000 Golden Plover.

Ashford Strand - 11 Turnstone; 4 Wigeon and 1 Bullfinch(F).

Off Penhill Point - 29 Pintail; 19 Grey Plover; 23 Wigeon; 15 Sanderling; 17 Shelduck; c1500 Lapwing; 28 Common Gull and another flock of c1000 Golden Plover on Bassett`s Ridge at Heanton Court.

On return journey another small flock of c300 Golden Plover in the field next to Bradiford Reserve.

Posted February 3rd, 2015 at 2:08 pm by Maurice Clements in General Birding