Sunday, 1 October 2017

Suffolk Birding and others September 2017

September and finally some good birds are dropping in 

Hollesley Marshes RSPB

01/09/2017

Ruddy Shelducks 



Curlew Sandpiper
(record shot)



Shingle Street 
02/09/2017
StoneChat (male)



Father and son


Juv Stonechat


Stonechat chilling


Whinchat


03/09/2017

Whilst on a walk with Veronica spotted a very welcome Short-eared Owl at Shingle Street



Whinchat




Shingle Street 
04/09/2017
Short-eared Owl being mobbed by a Crow



Juv Stonechat




Whinchat and Stonechat


East Lane
05/09/2017

Spotted Flycatcher




Shingle Street
06/09/2017

Mum Stonechat with her son





Lackford Lakes
07/09/2017
Kingfisher


















Bawdsey

Chiffchaff and Clouded Yellow Butterfly





Shingle Street looking lovely




Shingle Street
12/09/2017

Just 1 year since I found a Wryneck at Hollesley RSPB. I found another at Shingle Street

Wryneck




13/09/2017







15/09/2017
(during a rain shower)











18/09/2017














Short Eared Owl flew over whilst waiting the Wryneck



15/09/2017
Minsmere
Citrine Wagtail 
(record shot)


East Lane

Clouded Yellow Butterfly
20/09/2017






Another quick trip over the border
Horsey Gap 
Norfolk
21/09/2017
Grey Seals
a loving couple






Seal pup


Willow Emerald Damselfly


Wheatear
Shingle Street
22/09/2017





23/09/2017
Early morning visit to Covehithe for the very showy Little Stints


















Eastbridge and Minsmere
24/09/2017
Red-Necked Phalarope 


Stone Curlew 


Bawdsey
25/09/2017

Blackcap (female)


Goldcrest


Spotted Flycatcher






Little Owl


Boyton RSPB

Bittern being mobbed by Crows


And again two lifers for me to end the month

27/09/2017
Red-Throated Pipit at Landguard NR














2nd lifer 
Raddes Warbler
no photo too shy