Topsham rec

topsham recreation ground today  from 14:00 till 18:00 took part in a gull count , an adult Mediterranean gull with leg rings was a good find also a common sandpiper , 1 sparrowhawk and a peregrine twice second time it had caught a gull. 

Yesterday 1st feb bowling green marsh from the hide in the morning 1000+ black tailed godwits, 217+ bar tailed godwits, 600+ dunlin, 230+ redshank, 2 greenshanks, 9 pochard, 4 tufted duck, 13+ pintail, 200+ avocet. A quick look at topsham rec between showers produced 2 1st winter Mediterranean gulls 

Posted February 2nd, 2014 at 7:31 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News