Friday, 7 April 2000

7th April 2000 West Wittering 6am - 7am. Sunny and calm. Ditchling Beacon 5.30pm - 8.00pm

Green-winged Teal 1 male, broad white vertical crescents on sides of breast, lacking Teal’s buffy lines surrounding ear-coverts. Pale orange on forehead. Paired with a female ssp.?
Teal c.20
Buzzard 1 DB
Black-tailed Godwit 6
Mediterranean Gull 2 DB Full s/p lacking any black on primaries. Yelping call.
Swallow 2