Last throes of spring?

21st May 2013 – early showers then sunny spells NW2/3/4
A group of 4 Little Tern provided the highlight.
Grounded Migrants
A Whinchat was amongst 25 Wheatear but otherwise just a solitary Willow Warbler was newly arrived.
Diurnal Migration
A total of 10 Lesser Redpoll were logged.
Wildfowl and Waders
A Whimbrel was the pick of the waders and 2 drake Gadwall were recorded.
The first Small Elephant Hawkmoth have now emerged.