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13th August 2010, Friday

Augustweed ?

Augustweed
Walk to the mouth of the river Rother on the west side and you will see great drifts of large daisies. Most are growing just above the saltmarsh plants within the fenced areas, so it’s not easy to see what they are. They are Sea Mayweed and are providing masses of food for insects… Read the rest of this entry »

13th August 2010, Friday

Beach Reserve

At first light the majority of interest was along the shore with a fine selection of waders that included, Spotted Redshank, Greenshank, Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Avocet, Knot, Sanderling, Dunlin, Grey Plover and 2 Little Tern. Most of the above dispersed to the nearby pools (Ternery, Quarry and Harbour Farm) when the dogs arrived.