Bowling green marsh

watched from 15:40 till 18:35

Another Red kite this afternoon just after 17:00 it drifted slowly North earlier a Hobby flew through again heading north a steady movement of swift heading North.

just 1 1st summer Mediterranean gull among 350+ black headed gulls, 40+ black tailed godwits, 1 greenshank, 2 oystercatchers, 3 wigeon, 6 Little egrets, 2 grey heron.

a quick look of the goat walk was rewarded with a count of 280+ sanderling and 30+ dunlin my highest count of sanderling at this end of the estuary, also 2 great crested grebes.

Posted May 29th, 2015 at 9:21 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News