Bowling green marsh

watched from 08:15 till 12:00

Good numbers of waders with 301+ dunlin, 56 avocet , 3 golden plover, 900+ black tailed godwits, 33 pintail, 450+ teal, 300+ wigeon, 300+ redshank, 1 spotted redshank, 8 greenshanks, 8 bar tailed godwits, 1 whimbrel, 300+ curlew,  70+ lapwing, 35+ shoveler, kestrel , sparrowhawk, peregrine, 2 buzzards, 30+ skylark over with steady passage of meadow pipits starlings and chaffinch, 25+ robin, 12+ goldcrests, 2 chiffchaff, 3 cetti's warblers, 2 Mediterranean gulls( 1 adult, 1 1st winter ) 

from the viewing platform, 2 kingfisher , 2 grey wagtail, 1 red breasted merganser, 8 little egrets. 

Posted October 19th, 2015 at 7:24 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News