Alan SmithParticipantAugust 23, 2023 at 4:32 pmPost count: 64
2 Shelduck with 10 very plump ducklings
18 Mute Swan (57 counted at low water)
9 Common Tern fishing and feeding young with sprat sat on sand bar
Mudflats at S/Pt 1 Curlew with leg rings Right Tibia White, Right Tarsus Orange over Red, Left Tarsus, Metal RingRob FosterParticipantAugust 24, 2023 at 4:02 pmPost count: 1
The Curlew is a sat tagged bird, part of the GWCT project. Its a male bird, tagged at Tarnbrook in 2022. It wintered at Sunderland Point/Glasson marsh last year, and returned to breed in the same field this year.
Dolphinholme school adopted it and called it Acanthus.
There are 2 birds currently on Cockerham Marsh, tagged this year.
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