Greater Sandplover Kazakhstan May 2017

22 August, 2016

Cloudy start early morning, the birding and the weather got a lot better mid-morning.

Redstart - 2
Whinchat -3-4
Spotted Flycatcher - 1 long wood
Stonechat - 4
Wheatear - 25+
Yellow Wagtail - 5
Reed Warbler - 4
Willow Warbler - 7
Whitethroat - 16
Blackcap - 3
Reed Bunting - 1
Linnet - c.100
Meadow Pipit - 12
Skylark - 3
Green Woodpecker - 3
Great-spotted Woodpecker - 1
Peregrine - 2
Sparrowhawk - 1
Kestrel - 2
Whimbrel - 2
Mediterranean Gull - 5
Little Egret - 2
Gannet - 1 east over the dunes

Redstarts in fields north of golf course


Whinchat bread lane fields

Grey Heron

Peregrine golf course

Plenty of Wheatear around this morning