Posted by: mynaturaldiary | November 4, 2017

Coatham Beach

In celebration of Sky Landscape artist of the year being held at South Gare, I return to take a few photos of the scenery.

This is the few painted in the competition. A twist of the head over the fishermen’s huts hints at the North Sea and distant cliffs.

Heading in that direction gets you to Coatham beach,

a wild place frequented by Oystercatchers.

Oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus)

The waves appear not to disturb them.

Also present were Black headed Gulls in their winter plumage.

Black-headed Gull (Larus ridibundus)

And Redshank.

Redshank (Tringa totanus)

Cormorants were sunning themselves.

Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo)


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