Bowling green marsh

watched from 12:25 till 16:00

1 spotted redshank, 250+ redshanks, 420+ black tailed godwits, 17 whimbrel, 5+ bar tailed godwits, 6 oystercatchers, 12+ greenshanks, 8+ little egret, 1 tufted duck, 1 juv yellow legged gull, 1 adult Mediterranean gull among 700+ black headed gulls.

from the viewing platform another 30+ whimbrel, the 1st summer little gull now moulting into 2nd winter put in a brief appearance away from topsham rec , and another adult Mediterranean gull. 

Posted August 8th, 2015 at 10:18 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News