Archive for March 13th, 2011

13th March 2011, Sunday

Rye Harbour Sightings

Highlights on the Beach Reserve today were 188 Golden Plover and 70 Knot on Flat Beach at high water, and at least 40 Sandwich Tern and three Grey Partridge at Ternery Pool. At Castle Water, best of the bunch were a pair of Marsh Harrier and a Ruff and 12 Snipe from the hide. Elsewhere, three Scaup were present on Long Pit, while at least four Goldeneye (one drake) were on the pools near Harbour Farm Barns, along with 11 Avocet.