Sandwich Tern influx
24th April 2013 – overcast/murky SW4/5
Morning observations on the rising tide (0900-1000) provided 200 Sandwich Tern, 70 Razorbill, 40 Common Scoter, 25 Manx Shearwater, 20 Guillemot, 9 Gannet, 8 Red-throated Diver, 6 Kittiwake and 2 Arctic Tern.
A total of 30White Wagtail were logged but otherwise grounded birds were limited to 7 Wheatear, 3 Willow Warbler and 2 Blackcap.
A few Swallow were again logged.
Wildfowl and Waders
Whimbrel increased with 20 birds seen and 200 Golden Plover were logged.
At least one Little Egret remains.
Posted by Walney BO at 20:29