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
swallow and sand martin still going through,a reasonable number of other species seen
very quiet day
Paul reports plenty of birds,including 2500 Herring Gulls and 350 Sand Martins seen
until the wind changed.
Paul reports a good list of species,these included 6 common scoter past on the sea and a golden plover overflying.A Harbour Porpoise was also seen.
A good fall of birds due to the right weather conditions
high number of migrant species seen,particularly wheatear in the area of the fort.
high number of species seen,gannet and whimbrel going up channel.Also first reported Swift of 2010
return migration continues with reasonable numbers of pipits,goldfiches and swallow etc coming in.