Raven adds variety

7th January 2010 - bright and frosty/calm
Grounded Migrants
Winter thrush totals continue to dwindle with 34 Fieldfare, 7 Song Thrush, 5 Redwing, 3 Blackbird and a Mistle Thrush logged.
Diurnal Migration
A total of 180 Pink-footed Geese flew south in 2 skeins.
Wildfowl and Waders
Just 63 pale-bellied Brent Geese were logged and a Greenshank was the pick of the waders seen.
A Raven was new for the year and a Merlin hunted the salt marshes.