Saturday, 30 January 2016


The Little gull was still there among a good sized flock of small gulls inc c30 Common, c10 Meds one with a near complete hood had a white ring on left leg but couldn't get any details. Big flock of Lapwing 1000+ up on the saltmarsh fields. 10 Ringed plover, 2 Greenshank, 2 Redshank and a Turnstone. 20 Teal, 2 Goldeneye, 4 GC grebe inc the young bird on the pools and a GN diver in the bay. A seal was just out from car park. Dale airfield just 12 Snipe.