Bowling green marsh

Watched from 16:30 till 19:10

A very good evening with little disturbance and excellent numbers of waders from the hide.

10 curlew sandpipers among 120+ dunlin, 7 spotted redshanks, 7+ ruff, 584+ curlew, 872+ black tailed godwits, 22+ bar tailed godwits, 7 whimbrel, 1 juv grey plover and 1 golden plover, 27+ greenshanks, 460+ redshank, 50+ knot, 5 snipe, 80+ teal, 25+ shoveler, 2 jay, 1 sparrowhawkhawk, 6 chiffchaffs.

1 adult Mediterranean gull from the viewing platform

 

Posted September 24th, 2014 at 8:17 pm by Keith Birchall in General Birding