Friday, 22 October 2010

Mansands


Afew wildfowl on the marsh, with 12 Teal, 2 Gadwall, 2 male Shovelers and 8 Mallards. Also a Water Rail, 11 Snipe that are visible, 2 Coots and 6 Moorhens. In the reeds by the beach the Cetti's could be heard calling. Just off shore with afew Herring Gulls and Great Black-backs, 9 Lesser Black-back Gulls.

On the gorse slope between Ivy Cove and Coleton Fishacre were two male Ring Ouzels.