Bowling Green Marsh

Viewed just after the morning high-tide.

c500-Avocets, c70-Bar-tailed Godwits, c800-Black-tailed Godwits, c100-Redshank, c400-Dunlin, 8-Pochard (5-m + 3-f), 2-Pintail, c300-Wigeon, c100-Teal. Power-glider came over marsh again and put all the birds up most did not come back.

From the viewing platform 2-Goldeneye (drakes) also seen later from the goatwalk, 8-Red-breasted Mergansers, c2000-Dunlin, c1000-Brent Geese, Spotted Redshank, c70-Grey Plover, c30-Curlew.

From the goatwalk c400-Golden Plover on mud near Turf Locks.  Link to Goldeneye video.

Posted February 11th, 2016 at 8:33 pm by David Boult in Bird News