Monday, 28 December 2015

28th December 2015 Pett, Scotney & Dungeness

Glossy Ibis 1
Marsh Harrier 1
Ruff 18

Glossy Ibis at Pett (JFC)

Greylag Goose c.400
Barnacle Goose c.50
Tundra Bean Goose 1
White-fronted Goose 4
Marsh Harrier 1

Tundra Bean Goose at Scotney
With the on-going mild weather (we saw Daffodils and Camelias in full bloom today but no Redwings or Fieldfares!) finding a Tundra Bean Goose present amongst the Greylags was a considerable surprise

Great White Egret 1
Goldeneye 5
Smew 1
Marsh Harrier 2
Scandinavian Herring Gull c.10
Caspian Gull 1 first-winter
Long-eared Owl 1

Long-eared Owl at Dungeness RSPB
Great White Egret at Dungeness ARC


First-winter Caspian Gull at Dungeness

JFC and the Caspian Gull at Dungeness

Glossy Ibis and McCartney's place