Archive for April 22nd, 2005

22nd April 2005, Friday

Pannel Valley

An unwelcome visitor to the scrape today are two Bar-headed Geese. Other sightings include one Green Sandpiper and thirteen Whimbrel. Overnight there was an arrival of Lesser Whitethroat to the reserve.

22nd April 2005, Friday

Reserve Highlights Today

At Castle Water 2 Avocet,2 Little Ringed Plover,
1 Green Sandpiper and 3 Tree Sparrow.
Plus 29 Whimbrel feeding in nearby fields, and a Marsh Harrier over
Castle Farm.
Flat Beach Quarry and Ternery Pool attracted 240 Sandwich Tern,
33 Common Tern and 10 Little Tern.
Offshore 13 Scaup could be seen from the Sea Bank near Crittal Hide,
and I suspect these are the Birds from Castle Water.