12.02.17. Birdlog

10.02.15. Whooper Swans and Sheep, Ince Marsh. Bill Morton (1)I was off birding duty today but it didn’t stop me from rubbernecking the Whooper Swan herd close to Hill View Farm as we sped west along the M56 this morning.

Observer and image: WSM.

The high tide brought in 3 Little Stint, 5 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1100 Black-tailed Godwit, 5 Ruff, 1500 Dunlin, 2000 Lapwing (various spots across the marsh), 150 Golden Plover, 100 Redshank, 250 Common Teal, 15 Pintail and 6 Shoveler.

Observer: Frank Duff.