Wheatear and Blackcap fall

15th April 2015 – morning showers then sunny spells N3/4
Good numbers of Sandwich Tern continue to congregate offshore.
Grounded Migrants
A small fall was evident with 25 Wheatear, 22 Blackcap, 10 Chiffchaff, 2 Blackbird, 2 Willow Warbler, 2 Goldcrest and a Robin logged.
Wildfowl and Waders
The first-winter drake Long-tailed Duck remains in residence and waders included 4 Ruff and 3 Black-tailed Godwit.
At least one Little Egret continues to linger.
Early Thorn was the sole attraction to the moth trap.