Osprey flies through

7th September 2015 – bright and sunny NW2 later
A Gannet was all that could be mustered on the rising evening tide.
Grounded Migrants
Another smattering of overnight migrants produced 23 Robin, 6 White Wagtail, 5 Willow Warbler, 4 Whitethroat, 6 Wheatear and single Blackcap, Goldcrest, Lesser Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler and Whinchat.
Diurnal Migration
An Osprey flew through and a light passage produced 80 Swallow, 17 Pied/White Wagtail, 2 Siskin and a Grey Wagtail.
Wildfowl and Waders
Four Shoveler and 6 Greenshank were the best on offer.
At least one Long-eared Owl remained and additional sightings included Peregrine and 13 Little Egret.
Canary-shouldered Thorn was new for the year.