Archive for November 7th, 2010

7th November 2010, Sunday

Rye Harbour Sightings

Highlight this morning was a pair of Dartford Warbler in scrub by Long Pit (opposite Harbour Farm Barns), showing very well. On Harbour Farm, waders included at least four Snipe, Green Sandpiper and a Greenshank on the pits behind Ternery Pool, while the shore held 189 Oystercatcher, 50+ Dunlin, 12 Grey Plover and two Knot. On Castle Farm, four Ruff were present amongst 700+ Lapwing and 50+ Golden Plover, while several Fieldfare were feeding among Starlings.
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Snipe