R.Taw. Pottington to Ashford Sewage Works 08:30-09:45.

1 Greenshank; 12 Redshank; 1 female Goosander; 7 Little Egret; 2 Bar-tailed Godwit; 4 Black-tailed Godwit and 1 juvenile Curlew Sandpiper.

On Penhill Marsh were a further 10 Little Egret and in the field next to Bradiford Reserve were 20 Black-tailed Godwit and 1 adult Med Gull. In the ditch next to Ashford Sewage Works was 1 Kingfisher.

Yesterday btwn 14:05 and 15:30 there were 9 Black-tailed Godwit; 11 Little Egret; 3 Bar-tailed Godwit; 1 Redshank off Pottington and 13 Sanderling (in B.P) on sandbar in middle of the river. A further 4 Black-tailed Godwit in field next to B.Reserve with 1 Bar-tailed Godwit off Ashford Sewage Works and the Green Sandpiper in the adjacent ditch. 

Posted September 3rd, 2015 at 10:46 am by Maurice Clements in Bird News