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Thursday, 29 January 2015


A nice day at Dungeness
windy cold with some sun at times.
Great White Egret showed well 6 red head 1 male Smew
water rail Peregrine Marsh Harrier's kingfisher

Brown Hare
 Tree sparrow

 Great White Egret

 Smew (Red head)
 Smew (Drake)

 Male Kingfisher

Sunday, 25 January 2015

Sussex Lesser Yellowlegs

A very nice morning with John
watching the Lesser Yellowlegs feeding sleeping
and stretching flying.

 Lesser Yellowlegs


Friday, 23 January 2015

Littlehampton beach

Went to Littlehampton Beach
to see the Kumlien's Gull and it came
from the car park as some one was putting bread out
in that area landed on the rivers edge on the west side
then headed down the river lost to view.
A Herring Gull size Gull on the Beach was of interest
as the bill was so big with a small head was smaller that a
Great black-backed ...I've found out with help its a female 1st winter GBB Gull.

 Kumlien's Gull

This is a 1st winter female Great Black-backed gull
 Gull size of Herring Gull

Saturday, 10 January 2015

West Sussex

Started in the rain
at Burpham Cricket ground with 33 Bewick swans in the fields below.

Then of to Ivy Lake for the Dusky warbler but no joy had a cetti's Warbler
and saw the female red-crested Pochard

33 Bewick swan's

 Female Red-crested Pochard

Saturday, 3 January 2015

2/1/2015 first trip

Yorkshire bound

Got to see the Blyth's Pipit
with John and a little better pic's
than the dot the first time last year.
then a visit to Old Moor Rspb with
Tree sparrows & Bullfinch brambling.

 Blyth's Pipit

 Male Bullfinch
 Collared Dove
 Male Blackbird
 Song Thrush
 Tree sparrow