Bowling Green Marsh and Darts Farm

Bowling Green Marsh Plenty of Wigeon on the Marsh this afternoon with good numbers of Shoveler, Curlew, Teal, Tufted Duck,  with several Greylag and Pochard on show. 3 x Snipe tucked in the reeds near the road. Avocets, Grey Plover, Redshank, Dunlin and Turnstone on view from the the platform and Goat Walk.

Darts Farm  700+ Brent Geese, 50+ Canada and with them Bar-Headed Geese to give a splash of colour on the flood plain. 

On the feeder Greenfinch, Chaffinch, Goldfinch and a Reed Bunting.

Snipe
Snipe

Reed Bunting
Reed Bunting

Posted January 20th, 2014 at 6:51 pm by Derek Carter in General Birding