Bowling green marsh

watched from the hide 16:05 till 18:40

4 curlew sandpipers , 5 spotted redshanks (3 adult. 2 juv) , 5 juv ruff ( 3 male, 2 female), an impressive count of 47+ knot, 15+ dunlin, 2 whimbrel, 10 avocet, 13+ bar tailed godwits, 13+ greenshanks, 31+ little egrets among good numbers of redshanks, black tailed godwits and curlew, 4 snipe, 12+ lapwing. 

A sparrowhawk made 2 unsuccessful attacks causing panic among the waders, 2 buzzards.

Posted September 22nd, 2014 at 9:40 pm by Keith Birchall in General Birding