Trip reports

Field Trip to Dungeness

Yellow wagtail in winter wheat
RSPB images

Wednesday, 24 April 2013

The weather was a bit disappointing as there was continual low cloud/mist and it generally felt cold!


Bird Species (44) seen:

Great crested grebe
Grey heron
Great white egret
Little egret
Cormorant
Mute swan
Greylag goose
Canada goose
Coot
Moorhen
Herring gull
Common gull
Black-headed gull
Lesser black-backed gull
Little gull
Common tern
Mallard
Shoveler
Pochard
Shelduck
Tufted duck
Oystercatcher
Lapwing
Spotted redshank
Marsh harrier
Swallow
Swift
Cetti's warbler
Chiffchaff
Sedge warbler
Whitethroat
Willow warbler
Pied wagtail
Yellow wagtail
Pheasant
Red-legged partridge
Chaffinch
Bullfinch
Blackbird
Great tit
Magpie
Carrion crow
Woodpigeon
Reed bunting

Flowers seen:
Coltsfoot, dandelion, bitter cress, early forget-me-not and gorse