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watched from 15:30 till 17:30

18+ juv ruff was my highest count for this end of the estuary with 5+ on Bowling green marsh and 13+ on Goosemoore with 4+ male and 14+ females great to see such good numbers of juv's 

other totals were Bowling Green Marsh 721+ curlew, 509+ black tailed godwits, 19+ whimbrel, 12+ knot, 20+ dunlin, 5 greenshanks, 200+ redshanks, 1 juv spotted redshank, 12+ lapwing, 150+ teal, 9 little egrets, 3 tufted duck.

on goosemoor , 27+ greenshanks, 2 adult spotted redshanks, 80+ black tailed godwits, 40+ redshanks, 1 common sandpiper, 1 green sandpiper, 1 kingfisher , 2 raven . 

 

Posted August 27th, 2015 at 8:50 pm by Keith Birchall in General Birding