Tuesday, 21 August 2012

Scrapes looking Good

Tuesday 21st August 2012
Not much excitement today, but the scrapes are looking good thanks to a bit of vegetation cutting around the edges of the water. The vegetation has been getting very dense and this was a much needed job - Thanks to Clinton Devon Estates with guidance from the one and only DC!
Six Dunlin on the scrape today were good to see as was a Green Sand flying around (2 later in the afternoon) and 8 Teal, 2 Wigeon on the estuary were the first of the Autumn and a Southern Hawker was patrolling the main path.

Southern Hawker

The Scrape (particularly for you Gary!)

The first Wigeon of the Autumn

Three of the six Dunlin on the scrape


  1. Nice Southern Hawker pic! Is this digiscoped?

  2. Dingeeerrrr!
    No it was just handheld as the weather was pretty cool and the beast did not really want to move from its perch.

  3. Phooooarr ! A bit of scrape action...... you can't beat it.

    Very nice.