Mudbank mid-day on the outgoing tide the Black Brant was showing nearby from Imperial Recreation Ground with c1000-Brent Geese, c1500-Wigeon, c120-Pintail, 10-Red Breasted Mergansers, 2-Great Crested Grebes, c500-Ostercatchers. From the Docks 8-Ringed Plover on bull hill sandbar, c1000-Oystercatchers, c40-Turnstones, c800-Wigeon. From the seafront c80-Common Scoter in 2 groups sat on top the water offshore.

Link to video of Brent Geese with Black Brant.


Posted October 20th, 2015 at 8:43 pm by David Boult in Bird News