At least one Water Pipit remains

4th December 2009 - sunny spells S1/2/3/4
At least one Water Pipit was again in the flooded fields along Biggar Bank over the high tide, consorting with 5 Rock Pipit, 35 Meadow Pipit and 35 Skylark.
A group of 7 Shag congregated offshore on the falling tide.

Wildfowl and Waders
A female Scaup was newly arrived and 32 pale-bellied Brent Geese were logged.
The pre-roost gathering of Little Egret contained 30 birds while 29 Twite, 2 Water Rail and 2 Peregrine were also seen.