After a quiet rain influenced start,bird numbers began to increase with Paul reporting 6500 swallow
as well as new sightings such as tufted duck,ringed plover and dunlin on the beach
A busy day!
a good scattering of birds over the down
high number of migrant species seen,particularly wheatear in the area of the fort.
40 willow warbler seen accross Brean Down and large number of swallows also seen
high number of species seen,gannet and whimbrel going up channel.Also first reported Swift of 2010
small fall of migrants,but high species count.