Feeding flock of Manx Shearwater offshore

9th August 2007 - bright and sunny, calm
A feeding flock of 155 Manx Shearwater lingered offshore (0615-0715) while 60 Common Scoter and 25 Gannet moved north.
Grounded Migrants
Totals of 15 Pied Wagtail, 10 Stonechat, 8 Willow Warbler, 4 Wheatear, 3 Sedge Warbler and single Whitethroat, Spotted Flycatcher and Robin were logged.
Wildfowl and Waders
Shoreline waders on the morning tide included 220 Sanderling, 150 Dunlin, 120 Turnstone, 100 Ringed Plover, 10 Grey Plover and 2 Knot. The island's pools provided 12 Greenshank and single Spotted Redshank and Whimbrel.
A single Little Egret continues to stalk the island's tidal pools.