Wednesday, 20 October 2021

Bowling Green Marsh

 A morning look at Bowling Green Marsh got me the Great White Egret that commutes between hear and the Exminster Marshes .

Also seen were 15 Gadwall , numerous Black-Tailed Godwit , 10 Common Greenshank , a Ruff , a Stock Dove and a European Greenfinch .

Great White Egret ( Ardea albus ) . Bowling Green Marsh . Topsham . Devon


 


 

Friday, 15 October 2021

Cornwall Trip

A five day trip to Cornwall where the birding was a bit slow , but I still managed to see the following  birds .

 Cattle Egret , Black-Necked Grebe , 4 Little Grebe , Sabine`s Gull ( Juvenile ) , 3 Mediterranean Gull  , Arctic Skua , Great Skua , 3 Common Scoter , Semipalmated Sandpiper ( Juvenile ) , Ruff Rose-Coloured Starling ( Juvenile ) , Yellow-Browed Warbler , Siberian Chiffchaff  , 9 Red-Billed Chough and 4 Snow Bunting . 

Also seen were 2 Harbour Porpoise and an Atlantic Grey Seal 



Rose-Coloured Starling ( Pastor roseus ) . Trevescan . Cornwall


 

Semipalmated Sandpiper ( Calidris pusilla ) . Carnsew Pool . Cornwall


 

Semipalmated Sandpiper ( Calidris pusilla ) . The Hale Estuary . Cornwall