Archive for December 31st, 2007

31st December 2007, Monday

Rye Harbour

Highlight this morning included, 43 White-fronted Geese, 2 Goldeneye, Green Sandpiper and Marsh Harrier at Castle Water.  This evening there was Barn Owl, 2 Smew including a fine drake, and Water Rail, Bearded Tit and Cettis Warbler were heard. On the Beach Reserve, the Shore Lark was still present near the  Red Roofed Hut and 11 Grey Partridge gave good views feeding on the banks of the new pool by Lime Kiln Cottage. There was a single Black-tailed Godwit on the shore. Yesterday, 47 Little Egret left the roost at Castle Water at dawn.

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