Archive for May 11th, 2011

11th May 2011, Wednesday

Rye Harbour

Avian highlights over the past few days on Harbour Farm pools have included 2 Temminck’s Stint on Sunday, Curlew Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 4 Little Ringed Plover, 22 Avocet and 17 Whimbrel. Elsewhere on the Beach Resreve 19 Little Terns have been regular along Shore Ridges and nearby, 350 Common Tern have been at Ternery Pool aswell as the 750+ pairs of Sandwich Tern. At Castle Water highlights have been Bittern, Marsh Harrier, Turtle Dove and several Lesser Whitethroat.