The latest bird and wildlife news from Paxton Pits.
Monday, 27 July 2015
Probable PACIFIC GOLDEN PLOVER present for just a few minutes at around 19:45, before flying high south with a European Golden Plover (pictured with the 'Lesser' below) and 2 Dunlin. Also Ruff and Curlew still, Black-tailed Godwit, 3 juv LRP's, 3 Dunlin, female Red-crested Pochard and 2 Hobbies.
This 'Lesser Golden Plover' (right hand bird) was present for just a few minutes this evening before it flew high south with a European Golden Plover and 2 Dunlin. (Any comments welcome regarding its ID!)