WWT Slimbridge
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High Tide and Waders

Posted on 30th September 2016 by WWT Slimbridge

Zeiss Hide Good high tide this morning pushed a lot of Ducks and Waders onto the Top New Piece. There were over 1200 Teal with a scattering of Pintail and Shoveler among them, 150 Wigeon were grazing [...]

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More stints…

Posted on 29th September 2016 by WWT Slimbridge

A quick hide round between 0800 and 0930 produced the following species of note…. Zeiss Hide/Top New Piece At least 5 juvenile Little Stint feeding on the (left-hand) gravel island in the SW cor[...]

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Spoonbill is still here but elusive…

Posted on 28th September 2016 by WWT Slimbridge

South Lake Black-tailed Godwit 128, Redshank 30, Ruff 6, Greenshank 1, Lapwing 213, Shoveler 39, Great Crested Grebe. Zeiss Hide/ Top New Piece Redshank 10, Spotted Redshank, Curlew Sandpiper, 10 Dunl[...]

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