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Saturday, 31 March 2012

Chuch norton
got to see blackcap then to  ivy lake for the little gull
and cetti's warbler,sand martin,
then at the burgh Hare,grey partridge,red-legged partridge,
then back to the ferry pool.
for Spoonbill,LRP,pintail duck,Avocet,
and me son came for the day to.Nice one Ben.

 Blackcap male
 Willow Warbler
 Red-legged partridge
 Cetti's warbler

 Avocet & Little ringed plover


Wednesday, 28 March 2012

At Birling Gap
a quiet day at birling gap with 12 coaches of school kids
made birds short on the ground.
With Stonechat,Meadow pipit,Goldcrest,Dunnock,Green woodpecker,
House sparrow,starling,Jackdaw,Rook.
Green Woodpecker

 Meadow Pipit

 Meadow Pipit

Tuesday, 27 March 2012

A DAY AT Wyke Regis & Portland bill
started at 6am arrive at 9.15 found some birder's
watching the Richard's pipit so was distant not to
scare it watch it in 3 field feeding then moved on
to the Hume's warbler we heard it call first then
watched it fly very moblie and only got a pic of the
 bush it was in not the bird as we waited a sand martin
came in of the sea. and about 12 wheatear in the horse fields.
mist the ring ouzel.So headed to Portland bill didn't see the puffin
but Peregrine's around Raven,Razorbill,Guillemot, Meadow pipit,
& Wheatear 8 more. GET TO 200 for this Year ...

 Richard's Pipit


 Peregrine male & female


Monday, 26 March 2012

Splash point & Seaford head
had a few hours sea watching saw
brent geese,curlew,red-breasted merganser,
red-throated diver,sandwich tern's,grey heron,
great crested grebe,fulmar,kittiwake,herring,common,
GBB gull,.
at Hope gap rock pipit,chiffchaff,blue tit,
great tit,long-tailed tit,wren,chaffinch,

Rock pipit

Rock pipit

Sunday, 25 March 2012

Pulbourgh brooks
This afternoon I had a walk around the brook
with birds building nests like long-tailed tit,
treecreeper,blue tit chasing each other and great tit,
3 lovely babe Adders sun bath'ing and the peregrine in her tree.

 Peregrine & woodpigeon


Thursday, 22 March 2012

Ivy Lake
Had my second go to Ivy lake today as nick text and jake
thanks got their at 3pm and the bird was distant so waited
and it came over and sat 60 feet away.
headed to pagham to see if any thing arrived
2 short -eared owl's ,curlew,brent geese,.
then home.
Black-headed gull

 Little gull

 Little Gull & BH Gull
 Little gull
 Short-eared owl


Tuesday, 20 March 2012

Rye & pett level & Dungeness
looking for the spoonbill's
one seen at rye so l went for it mist it bye 30 min's
the walking back to the car and was told 2 were seen flying along
the beach to pett level's 10 min's before went for them at pett no sign.
so went to Dungeness just if they dropped it their.
NOP but saw 7 Snow geese and close Views of the
Long-tailed Duck.
Golden Plover
 Sandwich Tern's
 Med Gull's
 Black-headed Gull
 Snow geese
 Long-tailed Duck

 Long-tailed Duck