First Little Tern appears offshore

22nd April 2009 - bright and sunny/cloudier later SE1
Early and late observations (0630-0730 & 1845-1945) produced totals of 255 Common Scoter, 135 Sandwich Tern, 20 Gannet, 18 Guillemot, 10 Red-throated Diver, 4 Red-breasted Merganser, 3 Kittiwake and the first Little Tern of the year.
Grounded Migrants
Remaining very quiet on the land with just 6 Wheatear, 2 Sedge Warbler and a Chiffchaff.
Wildfowl and Waders
Waders included 7 Whimbrel and a Black-tailed Godwit.
Calm seas revealed the presence of a Harbour Porpoise offshore and a Grey Squirrel was seen.