Friday, 13 January 2012

Thurlestone Bay

The Glossy Ibis seen leaving the Marsh at 08.15 flying off to the east. Nice surprise to see it returning to roost at 16.30- which farm pond is it feeding at?

Also on the marsh today - a female Marsh Harrier ( seen 3 times ) ,35 Lapwing, , 60 Snipe, 45 Teal, 18 Wigeon, 1 Black tailed Godwit,.

On the beach -near the flats ,the first Black Redstart of the year ( a female )

4 Bearded Tit still at South Milton Ley although very elusive