Saul Warth Early morning at least 16 juvenile Yellow Wagtails. At high tide 64 Curlews, a Whimbrel, 60 Avocets, four Black-tailed Godwits, three Oystercatchers, two Common Sandpipers, three Redshanks, 20 Dunlins, five Knot, a Mediterranean Gull and 28 Shelducks. (Eric Palmer).
Coombe Hill Meadows This morning nine Grey Herons, two Green Sandpipers, a Snipe, five Whinchats, a Sedge Warbler and a QUAIL still calling S of the footbridge. (Jeremy Holland). This evening c60 Greylags, five Green Sandpipers and three Little Egrets. (Eric Harris).
WWT Slimbridge From Zeiss hide this morning a Goshawk through at 11:15am, a Buzzard, a Kestrel, a Common Crane, a Common Gull and 78 Avocets. (Jonathan Bull). 210+ Black-tailed Godwits including a Portuguese ringed adult, 5+ Ruff, a Spotted Redshank, two Little Ringed Plover, a Green Sandpiper, an adult Little Grebe with a juvenile, a Cormorant and 30+ Lapwings on South Lake after 4pm. (Tom Weston).
Spotted Redshank by Tom Weston
Ruff by Tom Weston
Frampton In the reedbed N of Splatt Bridge at least eight species of warblers, including Willow Warbler, Chiffchaff, Blackcap, Whitethroat and at least three Lesser Whitethroats. On Saul Lodge pond a female Tufted Duck with eight young ducklings. Also a female Goshawk flying N over the Perryway. (Terry Grant).
Lesser Whitethroat by Terry Grant
Moreton Valence A Red Kite over this afternoon. (Sue Hyde).
Highnam A Red Kite over the roundabout at about 1:30pm. (Geoff Fawcett).