Bowling green marsh

1000 - 1300

From the hide: 24 Lapwing, 23 Shoveler, 7 Pochard, 5 Pintail, 2 Snipe, 1 Little grebe, 3 Greylag geese, and good numbers of grazing Teal and Wigeon. 3 Reed bunting on the feeders.

From the viewing platform: 2 Greenshank, 3 Grey plover, 3 Shelduck.

Plenty of Avocet, Dunlin and Black tailed Godwit on the estuary mud, together with several Brent geese a long way out. 4 Red breasted merganser on the Exe, as the wind began to pick up and the rain came in.

Posted February 5th, 2016 at 3:44 pm by Alan Livsey in Bird News