Field meeting at South Efford Marsh reserve. Friday 22 November 2019

Posted November 29th at 4:52 pm in Plymouth Branch by Inga Page

Despite the forecast for poor weather conditions thirteen members met for this field meeting led by John Lloyd and were lucky that the rain came when the group had reached the hide! We listed 44 species. Stand out species included Kingfisher, Greenshank, Common Sandpiper, Black Tailed Godwit, Little Grebe, Snipe and good numbers of Curlew.

Species list:-

Robin, Woodpigeon, Carrion Crow, Rook, Herring Gull, Wren, Goldfinch, Goldcrest, Eurasian Pheasant,  Magpie, Chaffinch, Linnet, Greenfinch, Pied Wagtail, Dunnock, Moorhen, Buzzard, Bullfinch, Blackbird, Long Tailed Tit, Blue Tit, Cormorant, Great Black Backed Gull, Black Headed Gull, Jackdaw, Magpie, Collared Dove, Bullfinch, Jay, Teal, Wigeon, Canada Goose, Mute Swan, Curlew, Greenshank, Redshank, Common Sandpiper, Black Tailed Godwit, Mallard, Grey Heron, Little Egret, Oystercatcher, Snipe, Little Grebe, Starling. [44] 

John Lloyd