Exmouth

Leisure Centre - fw drake scaup still present.

29 & 30/10 - Orcombe Point - best birds over the past couple of days - 3 snipe, 1 black redstart, 1 mistle thrush, ad mediterranean gull, 1 fieldfare, 2 reed bunting, 3 brambling and 1 redpoll sp plus small numbers of other common migrants.

Mudbank - 29 & 30/10 - 11 pale-bellied brent goose, 8 great crested grebe, 2 knot, 1 ad mediterranean gull, 2 goldeneye, 4 red-breasted merganser, 150+ pintail, 1 scaup and c60+ turnstone.

scaup - present since 7/10 at least - usually of Mudbank
scaup - present since 7/10 at least - usually of Mudbank

black redstart - Orcombe Point - 29/10
black redstart - Orcombe Point - 29/10

magpie feeding from cattle - Orcombe Point
magpie feeding from cattle - Orcombe Point

Posted October 31st, 2012 at 9:10 am by Matt Knott in Bird News