Passage remains light

29th August 2007 - bright and sunny NW1/2/3
Grounded Migrants
A total of 15 White Wagtail were new in and additional sightings included 20 Pied Wagtail, 6 Wheatear, 3 Robin, 3 Stonechat, 2 Whitethroat and single Sedge Warbler and Willow Warbler.
Diurnal Migration
Just a light southerly passage was noted with 30 Swallow and single Grey Wagtail and Tree Pipit logged.
Wildfowl and Waders
Waders included 5000 Oystercatcher, 1200 Redshank, 30 Greenshank, 20 Knot, 2 Ruff, 2 Black-tailed Godwit and single Spotted Redshank and Common Sandpiper.
The Water Rail remains, albeit elusively, and both Merlin and Peregrine were logged.