Bowling Green Marsh

From the viewing platform mid-afternoon on the rising tide drake Goldeneye still showing south of riversmeet house and Spotted Redshank with large numbers of Avocet, Redshank, Grey Plover,Dunlin,12+ Turnstones and Peregrine putting all the waders up. A Lesser Redpole was reported seen by 2 birders along the road between the hide and platform gates but gone when i got there. On Bowling Green Marsh the usual high numbers of waders and ducks including 5 Pochard and 6 Pintail. Goosemoor showed the Spotted Redshank seen earlier from the platform with 5 Greenshank and 30+ Redshank.

Close up video of Spotted Redshank in front the platform.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Dsr-lNfddg

Spotted Redshank
Spotted Redshank

Goldeneye
Goldeneye

Goldeneye
Goldeneye

Posted January 22nd, 2016 at 7:53 pm by David Boult in General Birding