Blaxton Meadow/ Plym Estuary

Early morning visit on a falling tide on the meadow 38 Curlew, 70 Dunlin,8 Greenshank 85 redshank 6 Widgeon 21 Shelduck and 6 Snipe , in the trees  behind meadow a single Great Spotted Woodpecker and 6 Green Parakeets.

On the estuary Goosander (2m 5F) Red Breasted Merganser (2m 3F) 6 Little Grebe and large flocks of wader which included Dunlin Turnstone Redshank Greenshank. A single pair of Gadwall and all the usual Heron Little Egret Mallards Cormorants.

Posted December 26th, 2018 at 1:58 pm by Roger Backway in Bird News