Around the exe

Started with a walk around the river by the mill on the exe  1 kingfisher, peregrine and 2 sand Martin.

moved on to bowling green marsh watched from 10:15 till 11:30, good number of bar tailed godwits, black tailed godwits, dunlin, redshanks, 12 avocet, 3 tufted duck , 100+ wigeon, 7 common gulls, 1 male reed bunting, 1 sparrowhawk, 1 buzzard , 2 little egrets, 3 Cetti's warblers. 

then a quick look at goosemoor produced 1 spotted redshank, 11+ greenshanks, 25+ redshank, 2 little egrets. 

Moved onto exminster marsh but was very quiet but 9+ chiffchaffs along station road, 3 stonechats , 2 reed bunting, 3 Cetti's warblers 

 

Posted March 8th, 2014 at 7:22 pm by Keith Birchall in General Birding