14.09.21. Birdlog.

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There were numerous Black-tailed Godwit, excess of 4000, 2 Dunlin, 28 Ruff, 300 Common Redshank, a calling Common Greenshank which wasn’t seen. Also a single Spotted Redshank.

Observer: Mark (Whipper) Gibson (image 1 & video).

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An early evening around No.6 tank c2000 Black-tailed Godwit and plenty of Common Redshank including a colour-ring bird.

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There were double numbers of Ruff and Common Snipe which were all a bit jumpy and flushed a few times most settling back down, others heading out to the estuary.

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Decent numbers of Northern Shoveler, Eurasian Teal and Mallard.

Observer: Paul Ralston (images 2-4).