Robin influx

21st September 2013 – overcast/drizzle SW3
Grounded Migrants
A Robin influx saw 30 birds logged but otherwise sightings were limited to 4 Goldcrest, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff and single Blackcap and Wheatear.
Diurnal Migration
There was evidence of some post dawn movement which quickly petered out with 500 Meadow Pipit, 20 Swallow, 4 Grey Wagtail, 2 Sand Martin and a Tree Pipit logged before the drizzle set in.
Wildfowl and Waders
Several Greenshank were again the pick of the waders.
A Barn Owl again hunted at dawn.