Black Redstart

9th November 2009 - bright and sunny SE1
Grounded Migrants
Dawn again provided a few grounded thrushes with 11 Blackbird, 4 Song Thrush, 2 Redwing and a Fieldfare which quickly dispersed. However, the highlight of the day proved to be a female/immature Black Redstart which also moved on quickly.
Diurnal Migration
Light winds and clear skies produced 905 Pink-footed Goose, 595 Starling, 122 Jackdaw, 17 Whooper Swan, 16 Chaffinch, 8 Twite, 4 Woodpigeon, 3 Meadow Pipit, 3 Siskin, 2 Redpoll, 2 alba Wagtail and single Tree Sparrow and Redwing.
Single Water Rail, Peregrine, Barn Owl and Little Owl were logged.