Tuesday, 8 May 2012

Isley Marsh, Jetty Roost and Tarka Trail.

06:30 - 09:00

2 Reed Warblers and 4 Reed Buntings in the small reedbed just inside Isley Gate
2 Spoonbill; 1 Little Egret; 8 Whimbrel and just 2 Curlew on Isley Marsh
1 Little Grebe in the freshwater pond on top of the ashbeds. First time I`ve seen one in there.
2 Wheatear on the ashbeds.
5 Wheatear; 72 Whimbrel; 5 Bar-tailed Godwit; 15 Dunlin; 7 Grey Plover and 3 Turnstone in Jetty Roost area.
4 Reed Warbler and 1 Cetti`s in reeds of overflow pond.
4 Bullfinch ( 3males,1 female) on Tarka Trail.