Wednesday, 31 August 2011

Bowling green marsh

From the hide 07:35 till 10:30

The adult little stint again showed well this morning and 2 bearded tits showed low down in the reeds on far right. A juv spotted redshank and a juv ruff were again present and 3 avocet flew in. 300+ black tailed godwit, 3 bar tailed godwit, 30+ knot, 30+ Dunlin,3 whimbrel, 2 ringed plover, 3 green sandpiper, 20+ little egret, 150+ teal, 4 shoveler, 5+ yellow wagtails.

From goat walk 10:45 till 12:30

20+ sandwich tern flew down river towards dawlish warren, 1 common sandpiper, 20+ ringed plover