Tuesday, 4 January 2011

Dawlish Warren/Exminster Marsh/Ludwell Valley

A good day at these sites today, with over 40 Red Throated Diver at the Warren either on the sea or flying west,also here 29 Eider, distant views of the Surf Scoter and Velvet Scoter 1 Black Necked Grebe 2 Slavonian Grebe 1 Sanderling 1 cracking Male Black Redstart30+ Great Crested Grebe 6 Common Scoter,also Kingfisher at Cockwood, 20+ Red Legged Partridge at Kenton, the Female Smew was on the Canal at Exminster Marsh before flying towards B G Marsh,and on the leat at Ludwell valley 2 Dipper and 1Green Sandpiper.