Low key migration

19th September 2009 - overcast S2/3
The sea provided 23 Common Scoter, 5 Razorbill, 2 Red-throated Diver and single Great Skua, Shag and Gannet.
Grounded Migrants
A total of 5 Chiffchaff and single Wheatear and Whitethroat were the sole evidence of grounded birds.
Diurnal Migration
Totals through the course of the morning involved 300 Meadow Pipit, 30 alba Wagtail, 19 Swallow, 16 Linnet, 6 Grey Wagtail and 2 Pink-footed Goose.
Wildfowl and Waders
Waders included 6750 Oystercatcher, 1180 Redshank, 28 Greenshank, 2 Curlew Sandpiper and single Spotted Redshank and Ruff.
A total of 16 Little Egret were logged and both Kingfisher and Merlin continue to linger.
National Moth Night totals involved 44 Lunar Underwing, 20 Frosted Orange, 8 Large Yellow Underwing, 6 Setacous Hebrew Character, 6 Square spot Rustic, 6 Small square spot, 5 Common Marbled Carpet, 3 Rosy Rustic, 3 Flounced Rustic, 2 Black Rustic, 2 Red line Quaker, 2 Light Brown Apple Moth, 2 Angle Shades and single Bright line brown eye, Rush Veneer, Straw Dot, Smoky Wainscot, Common Wainscot, White-line Dart, Mottled Rustic, Pink barred Sallow and Eudonia angustea.