Archive for November 19th, 2011

19th November 2011, Saturday

RSPB Dungeness sightings

Highlight of the day was a glossy ibis , which was at the ARC site in front of Hanson hide for most of the day. Also at ARC were a bittern, two great white egrets and a long-tailed duck. Three bearded tits were seen at Hooker’s pits and a merlin and two ravens flew over.

19th November 2011, Saturday

Castle Water

Late yesterday afternoon the first big flocks this winter of Fieldfare (150+) and Redwing (60+) were present in the willows around the viewpoint.