Torbay boat trip, 9am-12am

The trip started well with a fingfisher in Paignton harbour. Out on the water, 3 great northern divers, 2 great crested grebe, 1 fulmar, 2 gannets, 15 grey heron, 2 little egret, 8 purple sandpiper and 2 turnstone at Brixham Breakwater, hundreds of guillemot on and around the Berry Head colony, a few razorbill at sea in the bay, groups of kittiwake off Berry Head with 1 common gull. 3 shelduck flew past off the Orestone. 2 porpoise were feeding in their usual place in the Berry Head tidal rip.

Shags on Cod Rock, Berry Head
Shags on Cod Rock, Berry Head

Guillemot, Berry Head
Guillemot, Berry Head

Porpoise, Berry Head
Porpoise, Berry Head

Posted November 22nd, 2015 at 6:31 pm by Chris Proctor in Bird News