Monday, 3 July 2017

Dungeness, Gulls and Gannet, 2nd July, 2017

By the Fishing Boats, 15.00 hours - 19.00 hours, 2nd July, 2017

Yellow-legged Gull, juvenile (1 only)
Lesser Black-backed Gull,
Mediterranean Gull,
Common Gull,
Black-headed Gull,
Great Black-backed Gull,
Herring Gull,

Gannet, Sandwich & Common Terns


Lesser Black-backed Gull, adult





Mediterranean Gull, nr adult





Common Gull, adult





Yellow-legged Gull, juvenile










Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2nd summer



Black-headed Gull, adult



Great Black-backed Gull, 2nd summer, Black ring: JC046
Norwegian Gull, I have seen 13/8/16,   4/9/16,   2/10/16,  a regular here this time last year !




Gannet





at sea, the 'Mercedes', a small sail boat  !

Monday, 15 May 2017

Crossness & Elmley, Kent, 14th May, 2017

Crossness, 13.00 hours - 15.00 hours

We checked out Crossness for a couple of hours hoping we may find the Bonaparte's Gull, 2nd cy reported seen in the morning on the other side of the river at Creekmouth. (PH)
No Bonaparte's !

Lesser Black-backed Gull, 3rd cy.

Lesser Black-backed Gull, adult, Red ring:  NB8.T

Mediterranean Gull, 2nd cy.


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c 16.30 hours - 19.00 hours,
the Elmley track, Isle of Sheppey

Red-legged Partridge

Lapwing



Mallard

Oystercatcher


Marsh Harrier


Yellow Wagtail








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19.30 hours - 20.30 hours, Harty Ferry, Isle of Sheppey.

No Owls seen !

Yellow Wagtail



Tuesday, 11 April 2017

LBBG, CG, MG, BHG, HG, GBBG at Dungeness, 9/04/2017

By the fishing boats, Dungeness, 9/04/2017



Lesser Black-backed Gull, adult














Common Gull, 2cy




Mediterranean Gull, 2cy




Black-headed Gull, adult


Black-headed Gull, 2cy


Herring Gull, adult





 Greater Black-backed Gull










Greater Black-backed Gull, 2cy, Black ring: JWR60


Turnstone