SX9786 : Avocet on the Exe

taken 9 years ago, near to Exton, Devon, Great Britain

Avocet on the Exe
Avocet on the Exe
Taken from on board the MV My Queen on this RSPB organised cruise whose main purpose was to see this distinctive wader. This flock of Avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta) are flying above the mudbank known as Greenland, with the houses of Exton behind. The Avocet is the emblem of the RSPB, whose activities over many years have ensured that this beautiful wader both breeds and winters in the UK. Its magnificent !!
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SX9786, 37 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 22 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 28 February, 2009
Category
Birds > Birds   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 97900 86900 [1m precision]
WGS84: 50:40.3668N 3:26.7754W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 96930 86910
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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