Bowling green marsh

watched from 11:30 till 16:40

A good afternoon steady movement of skylark west also included to 10+ crossbill( 3 & 10) over, 20+ goldcrests by viewing platform.

from the hide , 93 Avocet highest count of the Autumn, 1001+ black tailed godwits , 20+ bar tailed godwits, 120+ dunlin, 300+ redshank, 1 spotted redshank , 1 ruff, 30+ lapwing, 11+ greenshanks, 44+ pintail, 80+ wigeon, 28+ shovelers, 300+ teal, 369+ curlew, 6 snipe, 1 sparrowhawk, 1 kestrel, 3 buzzards.

from the viewing platform , 1 whimbrel, 10+ bar tailed godwits, 100+ dunlin, 100+ curlew, 2 oystercatchers, 1 red breasted merganser.

Posted October 23rd, 2015 at 6:54 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News