Bowling green marsh & countess wear

Watched from the hide 08:45 till 10:25

Avocet numbers continue to increase with 285+, 109+ bar tailed godwits, 1000+ black tailed godwits, 241+ dunlin, 64+ lapwing, good number of redshanks, wigeon, shoveler and teal,  7+ gadwall, , 3+ pintail, 5+ pochard, 1 stonechat, 1 buzzard, 30+ meadow pipit, 1 spotted redshank seen before I arrived.

Countess wear along the canal path by the sewage works from 10:40 till 14:45, produced lots of chiffchaff's in severall groups along with plenty of goldcrest's, 2 kingfisher, 1 coal tit, 1 Cetti's warbler, 1 great spotted woodpecker. 

Posted November 23rd, 2014 at 7:41 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News