Spring passage stalls again

9th April 2013 – hazy sun ENE5/6
Early morning observation produced just a handful of Red-throated Diver, Gannet and Common Scoter.
Grounded Migrants
Six Blackbird, 3 Robin and single Wheatear and Song Thrush was the best that could be mustered .
Diurnal Migration
Just a further trickle of Meadow Pipit and Pied Wagtail.
Wildfowl and Waders
The Brent Goose flock held 23 pale bellied birds and a flock of 275 Golden Plover was the pick of the waders.
Little Egret and Hooded Crow remain in residence.