Seabirds back on form

24th April 2009 - overcast/murky SE3/2/1
Seabirds were back on form early morning (0615-0715) with 90 Common Scoter, 70 Sandwich Tern, 58 Gannet, 22 Guillemot, 8 Red-throated Diver, 6 Razorbill, 2 Arctic Skua (dark phase) and a drake Scaup logged.
Grounded Migrants
Although a slight improvement was noted again there was just a smattering of sightings with 17 Wheatear, 9 Willow Warbler, 4 Whitethroat, 3 White Wagtail, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Lesser Whitethroat, single Sedge Warbler, Grasshopper Warbler and Blackcap and the third Great Spotted Woodpecker of the spring.
Wildfowl and Waders
A flock of 26 Whimbrel were recorded.