06.0912. Birdlog

06.0912. Birdlog

Evening Watch:  Little Egret flying over No 6 tank to the estuary was noted. A flock of 300 Teal held 6 Wigeon, 6 Pintail and 8 Shoveler and an eclipse drake Garganey. 30 Cormorants were pouring into roost on the tank towards dusk. 64 Tufted Duck and 10 Pochard were at the eastern side of the tank.

On the shore bird front 3 Black-tailed Godwit and a single Green Sandpiper were the only highlights.

Observers: Arthur Harrison, ‘Chester Boys’, WSM