Bowling green marsh

watched from 08:00 till 12:00

A small fall of warblers this morning with 11+ willow warbler around site, 20+ chiffchaff and 9+ blackcap, severall hundred sand martins over the morning with only 4+ house Martin and 6+ swallow, 1 avocet, 2 greenshanks, 15+ knot, 1 whimbrel, 4 tufted duck, 2 Cetti's warblers, 2 little grebes, 3 reed buntings,  8+ buzzards, 4 coal tit, 2 Siskin reported along the lane .

had a look of the goat walk from 09:00 till 10:00 

at 09:15 picked up a Hobby making its way across the estuary from Lympstone to powderham corner before heading up past turf and continued over exminster marsh heading strongly North. 2 red breasted mergansers, 4 grey plover, 110+ shelduck. 

Posted April 11th, 2015 at 2:49 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News