The latest bird and wildlife news from Paxton Pits.
Sunday, 8 September 2013
Pumphouse Pit: juvenile PECTORAL SANDPIPER along bund, although often elusive. The bund is viewable from the public right of way viewpoint at the NW end of Pumphouse Pit, grid ref: TL206663. Also juvenile Caspian Gull, 2-3 Ruff, Dunlin, Green Sandpiper, Curlew (flew west) and Egyptian Goose family, plus a single late Swift with 200+ hirundines. Grey Wagtail and 3 Meadow Pipits flew over in morning.