RSPB-Bowling Green Marsh

Ross's Gull flew out with Little Gull about 1030am and been absent on the marsh all day. 1st Summer Spoonbill dropped in early afternoon and spent most of it's time feeding in right pool close to road with excellent views before flying out into Gossemoor. 100+ Black Tail Godwits + 20+ Bartail Godwits + 3 Male Tufted Ducks + 5 Wgeon.

Ross's Gull dropped onto midddle of main pond at 2115pm for brief visit on it's own splashing about in the water before settling onto far side with Godwits showing well before flying around and back down the estuary at 2125pm. Only  a Lesser Black Back Gull  came in on the evening tide. Spoonbill dropped in again at 2030 and was still there when i left at 2130pm.

Spoonbill
Spoonbill

Posted June 2nd, 2014 at 10:31 pm by David Boult in Bird News