Yarner Wood and Exminster Marshes

12.00 -14.30

At Yarner a Tree Pipit completing repeated song flights on the adjacent heath.  Male and female Mandarins in front of the Pond Hide with 2 Siskins on the feeders.  4+ male Pied Flycatchers close to the main track.  Two sparring male Redstarts on the edge of the wood next to the SWW enclosure.  Also, Sparrowhawk, Raven, LTT, Mistle Thrush, 2 Roe Deer and many Brimstones on the wing joined by the odd Peacock.   

15.30 - 16.30

At Exminster Marshes a Little Grebe, Sedge Warbler, 40+ Teal, 5 Shoveler, 4 Shelduck and a Curlew. 

Posted April 9th, 2017 at 5:35 pm by Paul Darlington in General Birding