Snow Bunting new for the year

1st February 2009 - overcast E5/6
Morning observations (0930-1030) produced 72 Razorbill, 4 Shelduck, 3 Red-throated Diver, 3 Red-breasted Merganser and single Goldeneye and Guillemot.
Diurnal Migration
A single Whooper Swan and 140 Pink-footed Geese flew through.
Wildfowl and Waders
The Brent Goose flock contained 109 pale-bellied birds and a single dark-bellied bird. Other sightings included 4 Gadwall and a Greenshank.
A Snow Bunting feeding along the western shore proved to be the days highlight. Also seen were 2 Raven and single Merlin and Peregrine while at least 6 Little Egret remain.
A single Hare was logged and several Grey Seal were seen.