Thurlestone Bay

The 4ad Greenland Whitefont's are setting a pattern for their appearance on South Huish Marsh - today they flew in at 11.15 still on the water when I left at 12.00. single Brent Goose, 6 Wigeon 4 Snipe

This afternoon on Thurlestone Marsh - 20 Teal, 20 Lapwing, 3 Snipe and a Jay.

The Starling started to fly in from 16.30, I was trying to estimate each flock to arrive at a more accurate total despite 2 tele calls I still had a total of 210,000- last birds arriving at 16.50. 2 Peregrine and a Sparrowhawk in attendance

Bob B reported a male Black Redstart on his roof in Kingsbridge

Posted November 2nd, 2012 at 5:52 pm by Mike Passman in Bird News