Migrants today included a Redwing and Wheatear.
Song Thrush and Blackcap. 90+ Linnet, 2 Peregrine and a Buzzard on the Dumbles. A Siskin was calling from the Decoy. Two Marsh Harrier remain on the reserve and could be seen in flight to the North.
Snipe in the cut ride and Cetti’s Warbler, a Sparrowhawk drew lots of attention from the roving tit flocks early morning.
8+ Chiffchaff and 2 Goldcrest.
A Green Sandpiper and juvenile Ruff early morning + 80 Teal and 16 Lapwing.
Little Grebe, Grey and Pied Wagtail, Grey Heron, 8 Lapwing and Black-tailed Godwit + 72 Teal.
70 Curlew, 4 Little Egret, 10 Dunlin and 3 Grey Plover noted today.
37 Redshank, 48 Black-tailed Godwit, 40+ Lapwing, 1 Ruff, 30+ Shoveler, 2 Pochard, 45 Tufted Duck among the birds seen here today.
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A roving party of c 20 Ruff with three more settled among the Lapwing. 52 Golden Plover, 140 Dunlin, 8 Snipe and a Greenshank on the flood. 2 Wigeon, 12 Pintail and 800+ Teal also present, a calling Cetti’s Warbler in the reeds.