Bowling green marsh

watched from 15:45 till 19:35

the 1st summer little gull put in a brief appearance, black headed gull numbers were down but no count with constant movement due to flying ants up over topsham, 3 Mediterranean gulls( 1 adult, 2 1st summers)

continued increase in waders with 175+ redshank, 271+ curlew, 10+ whimbrel, 3 greenshank, 12 lapwing, 5 oystercatchers, 7+ bar tailed godwits, 73+ black tailed godwits, 1 sandwich tern.

on walk around to the hide, 1 common tern from the goatwalk, 4 adult Mediterranean gulls.

Posted July 1st, 2015 at 11:19 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News