Bowling green marsh

Watched from the hide 18:20 till 20:15

a nice surprise was a female garganey showing well, the female ruff was still present for its second day, curlew numbers had increased again to 511+ with 47+ whimbrel, 3 ringed plover, 210+ dunlin including 45+ juv's, 370+ black tailed godwits, 1 bar tailed godwit, 35+ greenshanks, 250+ redshanks, 1 common sandpiper, 1 green sandpiper, 25+ teal, 3 wigeon, 2 shoveler. 350+ black headed gulls.

 

Posted August 9th, 2013 at 9:55 pm by Keith Birchall in Bird News