Thurlestone

An excellent days birding in the Thurlestone area with Ian P.

Desert Wheatear showed well early morning on Leas foot Beach but moved over to South Huish by the flats late morning (11.50) probably due to the disturbance.

2 Black redstarts - female Leas foot and adult male South Huish.

Water Pipit, 2 Black tailed godwits, 50+ Snipe, 60 Teal and 40 Wigeon - South Huish marsh. Curlew over late afternoon.

4+ Water Rails (South Milton/South Huish), 8 Ringed Plover, 8 Turnstone and a Sanderling South Huish beach and a female Common Scoter in the bay.

8+ Chiffchaff South Milton ley.

Posted November 30th, 2016 at 8:09 pm in Bird News