Thursday, 22 December 2011

EXMINSTER MARSHES

Red-breasted Goose among Brent Geese near Turf.
200+ Avocet on estuary
Water Pipit on edge of pond nearest to Canal Car Park
Water Rail in ditch
Short-eared Owl quartering over rough ground near Motorway Bridge from 1440 to 1500
Other birds of prey :- Peregrine, male and female Kestrel and female Sparrowhawk. Surprisingly no Buzzard