Bowling green marsh

From 18:40 till 21:00

the 1st summer Ross's gull showed well from the hide , most of the black headed gulls were actively feeding over the estuary and did not come in, 1 common gull, 2 lesser black backed gulls, 10 sandwich terns flew in briefley and included 1 juvenile.

wader numbers increased again with 716+ curlew and 28+ whimbrel, 24+ dunlin, 1 knot, 2 spotted redshank, c400+ redshank, 10+ greenshank , 3 bar tailed godwits, c200+ black tailed godwits, 7+ lapwing, 2 common sandpipers and 1 green sandpiper, 4+ reed warblers, 2 little grebe.

 

Posted July 15th, 2014 at 10:32 pm by Keith Birchall in General Birding