Sunday, 28 August 2016

A quick look at the sea this morning showed it to be very quiet, likewise the Lighthouse area.
At the reserve a Black Tern on Burrowes along with 4 Great White Egrets, 2 Garganey, a Wood Sandpiper, 7 Common Sandpipers, a Ruff, a Common Snipe, a party of 18 Ringed Plovers and 4 Dunlin of note.
 Wood Sandpiper in horrible light from Firth this morning
2 visits to the ARC found 2 Curlew Sandpipers, a Green Sandpiper, 5 Common Sandpipers, 5 Little Stints, 5 Little-ringed Plovers, 3 Ringed Plovers, 4 Dunlin, 2 Common Snipe, a fly over Greenshank, a Black-tailed Godwit also 8 more at the Southern end and myriads of Sand Martins.
A Glossy Ibis was seen by RO heading towards Boulderwall fields.
  Curlew Sandpipers from Hanson this PM
2nd Vestal of the year in the MV this morning
A busy bight in the MV produced a Vestal of note among the many more usual species, also plenty of Mico's whch will keep me busy this evening trying to ID them.

No comments:

Post a Comment