Greater Sandplover Kazakhstan May 2017

26 March, 2011

Late morning stroll around Marsh Farm produced singles of Peregrine, Buzzard,  singing Cetti's Warbler, Willow Warbler, Chiffchaff, 30 Fieldfare, 4 Redwing, 8 Tufted Duck, 2 Grey Heron, 2 Grey Partridge and 3 Lapwing.


In the patch this morning very slow offshore with only 2w adult Med Gull, 61e Brent Geese, and 80 Sanderling on the outgoing tide. In and around the bushes produced 3 Willow Warbler, 6 Wheatear, 1 Blackcap, 1 Yellowhammer, 3 Chiffchaff, 4 Goldcrest.

On Friday 25th a RED KITE flew over the marina at 11:15, and on Thursday 24th a MARSH HARRIER flew over ford prison at 10:00