South Brent to Slapton (and back) via Aveton Gifford

Pair of Dipper on the Rv Avon just outside South Brent and a single Goldcrest

Around the farmland edge of Slapton Ley, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Long tailed / Great & Blue Tits, Song Thrush, Wren, numerous Robins, two Warblers seen on one of the reed beds but only brief glimpses and unable to be more specific, Grey Wagtail.

Single great Northern Diver off of the beach

Little / Black Necked & Great Crested Grebe on the Ley, considerable numbers of Coot

Frogmore creek two Green Shank & one Red Shank

Two Common Sandpiper at Aveton Gifford showing and calling well, count of 31 Mute Swan

Posted January 14th, 2014 at 3:50 pm by Steve Hopper in Bird News