Monday, 2 January 2017

Iceland Gull, Bittern -- Teifi

An immature Iceland Gull dropped in this evening at 1615, flew off to roost c1630.
The Bittern showed from Kingfisher Hide, and waders around the estuary include 3 Grey Plovers, Bar-tailed Godwit and Greenshank. Merlins have been seen on both sides of the outer estuary in the last two days. 6 Goldeneye and up to 9 Goosander are on the river, and Yellow-legged and Mediteranean Gulls are in the gull roost with a good number of Common Gulls (200+)
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