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Black Brant was on fields far side viewed from the hide at mid-day with c600 Brent Geese and Great Spotted Woodpecker was again on the feeders. Link for close up video of Woodpecker

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W0mF51x8qIg&feature=youtu.be

A few Redwing and Fieldfare feeding on the berrys along the hedgerow walking down Bowling Green Road. Water Rail was again showing really well in the field just along the left hedgerow adjacent the road inside the entrance gates for Bowling Green viewing platform. From the viewing platform on incoming high-tide 2 Spotted Redshank + 24 Grey Plover + large numbers of Avocets, Lapwing and other waders.

Black Brant
Black Brant

Lapwing
Lapwing

Great Spotted Woodpecker
Great Spotted Woodpecker

Posted December 4th, 2014 at 8:01 pm by David Boult in General Birding