Co-ords: 47deg 19min N -2deg -4min W.
Duration: 43 days Distance: 747 km Direction: 176deg (S)
Half Moon Bay 2hr after high water - tide just leaving the rocks
Just to continue yesterday's theme of feeding waders, here is a Curlew catching a small lugworm. The interesting thing here is that this is only quite shallow mud above a stony bed, you can see the Curlew working its bill along to reach the worm. A possible advantage of a curved bill? (MD)
|Common Gulls rarely get a mention, |
this one was roosting with the Black-Headed gulls