Bowling Green Marsh

Viewed over the morning outgoing tide 0915-1200Hrs.

Left of the viewing platform Curlew Sandpiper, Spotted Redshank, Water Rail amongst the large flock of waders mostly Redshank to the right of platform 8-Avocet, 3-Sandwich Terns and the Spoonbill dropped in and was feeding in the water channel near riversmeet house before flying up river and out of site and no sign from the goatwalk.

Video link. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NvCzX63QxHo

Yesterday at Cockwood railway steps on the incoming tide the Slavonian Grebe was nearby and Sandwich Terns diving in front the Warren bight area. From top of Dawlish earlier a few Gannets fishing around the bay.

Slavonian Grebe. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HOupEugjbj0

Sandwich Tern. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NWIqiHqA-2M

Gannet. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xAzBlGfKNEo

Spoonbill  BGM  10-9-2015
Spoonbill BGM 10-9-2015

Avocet  BGM Viewing Platform  11-9-2015
Avocet BGM Viewing Platform 11-9-2015

Slavonian Grebe  Cockwood  10-9-2015
Slavonian Grebe Cockwood 10-9-2015

Posted September 11th, 2015 at 1:31 pm by David Boult in Bird News