Thurlestone Bay

A good mix and numbers of waders today - big influx around 13.30

South Huish marsh - Wood Sandpiper still and a Green Sandpiper. In the bay 2 Med Gull.

At 13.30  aflock of 25+ Dunlin flew over my garden , Bob had picked up some waders flying over inc 25 Ringed Plover. then found 86 Dunlin on the beach, these still there at 15.30 , other waders on the beaches- 17 Sanderling, 2 Ringed Plover ,1 Dunlin, 2 Turnstone , 32 Oystercatcher.

A Wheatear on the coast path. In amongst the Gulls in the field were 45 ad Lesser BB Gull ( a good count at this time of the year0

Posted August 28th, 2012 at 5:32 pm by Mike Passman in Bird News