Tuesday, 11 October 2016
HIT THE ROAD JACK
Its been a busy couple of weeks one way and another with visits to Stodmarsh,Sheppey Sandwich and Oare as well as the local patches around Dover.
BITTERN FLY PAST AT STODMARSH
BEARDED TIT AT STODMARSH
DOVER LIFEBOAT CALLED INTO ACTION,OFF THE HOE.
SWALLOWS STILL MOVING THROUGH IN GOOD NUMBERS
A walk along the sea wall at LEYSDOWN on the ISLE OF SHEPPEY was quite rewarding.
SHORE LARK AT SANDWICH BAY IN THE GLOOM.
JACK SNIPE AT REST HARROW Seldom seen in the open this small cousin of the common snipe entertained us for a while,when they feed they bob up and down as if attached to a spring.
Aquick alarm call and he was off but not too far.
A FEW REDWINGS ARRIVED ON SUNDAY
PINTAIL ON THE MAIN POND AT SAMPHIRE HOE
GOLDCREST AT SAMPHIRE HOE
BLACK REDSTART AT SAMPHIRE HOE
RING OUZEL AT LANGDON HOLE
RECORD SHOTS OF LONG BILLED DOWITCHER AT OARE
REDSHANK AT COLDHARBOUR RECULVER