Still at least one Water Pipit!

29th March 2009 - bright and sunny/early frost SW1/2
At least one Water Pipit continues to frequent the flooded horse paddocks and cattle fields along Biggar Bank.
A quieter morning (0815-0915) produced just 8 Red-throated Diver, 7 Sandwich Tern, 5 Gannet, 3 Red-breasted Merganser and 2 Razorbill.
Grounded Migrants
Just 2 Wheatear and a solitary Goldcrest were candidates for new arrivals.
Diurnal Migration
Sightings involved 210 Meadow Pipit, 29 Whooper Swan, 10 Pied Wagtail, 5 Linnet and a single Sand Martin.
At least 2 Little Egret remain and 2 Little Owl were seen.