Bowling green marsh

Watched from the hide 15:00 till 18:05

With the 1st summer Ross's Gull and 1st summer little gull still showing well and the summer plumage spotted redshanks again being elusive at times 

slight dip in black headed gull numbers but still 1200+ now including 6 juv's, 13+ Mediterranean gulls(3 adult, 2 2nd summer and 8+ 1st summers) 7+ common gulls.

redshank numbers continue to increase with 177+, 7 bar tailed godwits , 80+ black tailed godwits, 2 greenshanks, 1 green sandpiper, 4 lapwing, 3 whimbrel, 90+ curlew

29+ little egrets and 2 sandwich terns briefly.

 

Posted June 24th, 2014 at 8:30 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News