Bowling Green Marsh

Viewed 1145-1630hrs

Red Kite flew over at 1250hrs heading over redbrick bungalow on hill then circling high before drifting towards woodbury common + 5-Knot (3-sp); c40-Black Tailed Godwits; 2-Whimbrel; 2-Buzzard; 2-Stock Dove; 1-fs-Mediterranean Gull; c450-Black Headed Gulls; c20-House Martin; 10-Swallow; 4-Swift; 13-Little Egrets; 2-Teal; 2-Shoveler; 28-Shelduck. 

From the viewing platform on the out-going high-tide 5-Mediterranean Gulls (2-adults + 2-2nd summer + 1-first summer); 8-Bar Tailed Godwits; c40-Black Tailed Godwits (seen earlier); 5-Knot (seen earlier); 1-Greenshank; 1-Grey Plover; 6-Redshank; 10-Whimbrel; c20-Curlew; 9-Oystercatcher; 4-Great Crested Grebe; 2-Lapwing.

2-adult Mediterranean Gull from viewing platform
2-adult Mediterranean Gull from viewing platform

5-Knot from hide
5-Knot from hide

Posted June 11th, 2015 at 9:54 pm by David Boult in Bird News