Trip reports

Field trip - Dungeness RSPB reserve

Field trip - Dungeness RSPB reserve

Wednesday, 24 January 2018

Surprisingly, we had a really good day at Dungeness, no rain until 3pm and even a bit of sunshine around lunchtime. However it was extremely windy, so unpleasant in a couple of hides but apart from the little birds hiding in the bushes, we saw a wide variety of birds.

Shelduck
Oystercatcher
Tufted duck
Coot
Gadwall
Pochard
Goldeneye
Lapwing
Golden plover
Great black-backed gull
Cormorant
Cetti's warbler (heard)
Great tit
Blue tit
Chaffinch
Canada goose
Mute swan
Shoveler
Godwit
Curlew
Magpie
Crow
Wigeon
Starling
Teal
Long-tailed tit
Great crested grebe
Black-throated diver
Smew
Slavonian grebe
Little grebe
Lesser black-backed gull
Herring gull
Woodpigeon
34 in total