Sand Martins
Sand Martins

Sand martins are the smallest of the European martins and swallows, and are agile fliers, feeding mainly over water. They will perch on overhead wires or branches. They migrate to the UK in Spring/ Summer from African wintering grounds. This image was taken at Erith Marshes, Kent.

Location: Erith, Kent

Photographer: Dave Saunders

Sand Martins

Sand martins are the smallest of the European martins and swallows, and are agile fliers, feeding mainly over water. They will perch on overhead wires or branches. They migrate to the UK in Spring/ Summer from African wintering grounds. This image was taken at Erith Marshes, Kent.

Location: Erith, Kent

Photographer: Dave Saunders