Bowling green marsh

Watched from 15:20 till 18:00

423+ black tailed godwits included 2 juveniles the first of the year, 3 bar tailed godwits, 54+ whimbrel among c300+ curlew, 2 spotted redshanks among good numbers of redshank, 23+ greenshanks, 60+ dunlin a peregrine caused havoc with 3 failed attacks, 29+ little egrets, 1 common sandpiper, 600+ black headed gulls, 1 adult Mediterranean gull , 5+ lapwing, 2 sedge warblers, 1 buzzard.

from the viewing platform.

3 ringed plover( 2 adults, 1 juvenile ) 1 common sandpiper, 40+ dunlin ( 18 were  juvenile) 1 water rail , 3 sedge warblers. 

Posted August 7th, 2014 at 9:47 pm by Keith Birchall in General Birding