Exminster marsh

Watched along station road from 14:35 till 16:45

A female Merlin showed well twice and nearly caught a meadow pipit, a peregrine put up the wigeon on the scrapes but failed to catch anything. At least 4 water rail with 2 by the bridge over the railway line, 17+ redwing and 2 Fieldfares, a large group of 30+  long tailed tits included 5+ goldcrests, also 1 buzzard and a sparrowhawk, and at least 2000+ starlings.

Posted November 7th, 2012 at 7:16 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News