Archive for October 11th, 2008

11th October 2008, Saturday

Rye Harbour

Despite the mist (or maybe because of) still a few highlights to be had this morning, at Ternery Pool 2 Red-breasted Merganser and a Common Sandpiper (pictured). Roosting waders along Shore ridges included 53 Ringed Plover, 16 Sanderling and 12 Dunlin. Flat Beach Level attracted 238 Golden Plover, 83 Curlew and a Great Skua. late afternoon yesterday a Bittern and a Short-eared Owl were nice finds at the northern end of  Castle Water.

Common Sandpiper at Ternery Pool.