Topsham area

Goosemoor ~ Greenshank, Redshank, Curlew, Common Gull, Dunlin, Little Egret, Wren, flock of Long Tailed Tit in company with at least one Goldcrest, flyover by a flock of Brent Geese.

From the Viewing platform ~ Large numbers of Black Tailed Godwit, Lapwing, Redshank, Kingfisher, a single Knot, Dunlin, Lapwing, Common Gull, Lesser Black Back Gull, Wigeon, a good sized flock of Brent Geese, by the gate a Chiffchaff.

Goat Walk ~ In excess of 400 Avocet on the far side of the estuary stretching from Turf down to Topsham, Dunlin, Black Tailed Godwit, Heron, Little Egret, Kingfisher, Lapwing, Curlew.

On BGM various duck sp's Mallard, Tufted, Pintail, Shoveler, Teal, Wigeon. Eight Greylag Geese, Heron, a large flock of Canadian Geese flew in along with two Canada hybrids, large numbers of Black Tailed Godwit inc two colour ringed birds.

Curlew
Curlew
Black-tailed Godwit
Black-tailed Godwit

Posted December 9th, 2020 at 7:53 pm by Steve Hopper in Bird News