Barnacle Geeese remain

3rd January 2010 - bright and frosty/calm
A group of 8 Shag were the pick of the offshore sightings.
Grounded Migrants
Again thrushes were prominent with 50 Fieldfare, 16 Song Thrush, 8 Blackbird, 7 Redwing and 2 Mistle Thrush logged.
Diurnal Migration
Eight Pink-footed Geese and 4 Whooper Swan flew south and small numbers of Golden Plover and Lapwing were on the move.
Wildfowl and Waders
The flock of 36 Barnacle Geese continue to linger and additional sightings included 12 Shoveler, 8 Greenshank and 2 Scaup.
A total of 175 Twite were seen but just 2 Little Egret were logged.
A Chestnut became the first moth to trouble the recorders in 2010.