Thursday, 24 July 2014

24th July 2014 Rodmell

Little Owl 1
Ruff 1
Green Sandpiper 1
Snipe 6

Adult male Ruff at Rodmell
The first Autumn arrivals of adult Ruff occur in Britain in July and most of these birds are males. This early return is probably a result of males playing no part in parental care. (Migration Atlas).