The latest bird and wildlife news from Paxton Pits.
Paxton Pits Local Nature Reserve is managed by Huntingdonshire District Council.
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!)