|Curlew going to roost|
6 Curlew remained along with 48 Redshank and a small flock of Dunlin numbering around 40 birds, these were buzzing around everywhere, undecided where to roost.
|Flock of Dunlin going to roost|
Other species of note seen were
10 Ringed Plover – already roosting on jetty
2 Grey Plover – defecting to the Kent side
Adult Yellow Legged Gull – jetty
4 Rock Pipits – foreshore rocks
Peregrine – over Crossness
Sparrowhawk – had the look of a female
Water Rail – 1 calling
Linnet – flock now around 140 birds
Lapwing 71 roosting on the jetty
A very enjoyable couple of hours walking round.
|Barking Riverside Centre|